Nov
12
Mon
2018
Orthopaedic Oncology Course @ Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai
Nov 12 – Nov 17 all-day
Convener Convener:Dr. Ashish Gulia (9920971930)
Co-Convener Co-Convener:Dr. Prakash Nayak (9820103223)
Maximum Delegates Maximum Delegates:6
Course Fee Course Fee:INR 7,000/-
Dates Dates:November 12 – 17, 2018
Venue Venue:Tata Memorial Hospital, Parel, Mumbai
Course Highlights Course Highlights:Firsthand view of diagnosis, treatment and surgical planning of benign and malignant extremity tumors. Teaching with real case scenarios. OPD and OT hands-on experience.
Course Objectives Course Objectives:To preach basics of orthopaedic oncology and treatment planning.
Proposed Faculty Proposed Faculty:Dr. Ajay Puri, Dr. Ashish Gulia, Dr. Bhavin Jankaria, Dr. Girish Chinnaswamy, Dr. Tushar Vohra, Dr. Prakash Nayak, Dr. Mukta Ramadwar, Dr. Amit Janu, Dr. Nitin Shetty, Dr. Nilendu Purandare, Dr. Kunal Gala, Dr. Nehal Khanna,Dr.  A. Lobo Gajiwala
Course USP Course USP:One and only course in India where the attendee gets a feel and need of Multidisciplinary involvement for treatment of extremity tumors.
Format and Pattern Format and Pattern:Day 1

  • Pre-operative planning session
  • Demonstration of major surgical procedures in operating theatre.

Day 2

  • Morning lecture – Didactic lecture on biopsy
  • Outpatient clinic – Multidisciplinary joint clinic
  • Demonstration of core needle biopsies
  • Pre-operative planning session

Day 3

  • Morning lecture – Didactic lecture on radiology
  • Demonstration of major surgical procedures in operating theatre
  • Interactive session – case scenarios, one to one interaction solving individual queries

Day 4

  • Morning lecture – Didactic lecture on chemotherapy
  • Outpatient clinic – Demonstration of core needle biopsies
  • ORP meeting (Tumor board meeting)
  • Pre-operative planning session

Day 5

  • Morning lecture – Didactic lecture on radiotherapy
  • Demonstration of major surgical procedures in operating theatre
  • One to one interaction solving individual queries – Course Dinner

Day 6

  • Didactic lecture on role of interventional radiology in bone tumors and demonstration of image (CT) guided core needle biopsy
  • Didactic lecture on processing of allograft and visit to Tissue Bank
  • Didactic lecture on role of nuclear imaging in orthopedic oncology and visit to Nuclear Imaging department.
Learning Material Learning Material:One to one interaction with faculty, case based discussions, Didactic lectures, Latest articles, evidences and treatment algorithms for treatment of extremity tumors.
Nov
15
Thu
2018
Pediatric Orthopaedic Course @ Bai Jerbai Wadia Hospital for Children & NH SRCC Children's Hospital, Mumbai, Pinnacle Orthocentre & Jupiter Hospital, Thane
Nov 15 – Nov 18 all-day
Convener Convener:Dr. Sandeep Vaidya (9833285817)
Co-Convener Co-Convener:Dr. Farokh Wadia (7666720880)
Maximum Delegates Maximum Delegates:15
Course Fee Course Fee:INR 13,000/-
Dates Dates:November 15 – 18, 2018
Venue Venue:Bai Jerbai Wadia Hospital for Children & NH SRCC Children’s Hospital, Mumbai, Pinnacle Orthocentre & Jupiter Hospital, Thane
Course Highlights Course Highlights:

  • Interact with renowned faculty in Pediatric Orthopaedics.
  • Limited number of delegates will be admitted to facilitate one on one delegate-faculty interaction.
  • See the Masters demonstrate gamut of surgical procedures.
  • Bring your challenging cases and solve your problems with the masters.
Course Objectives Course Objectives:

  • For the general orthopod, learn the latest trends, advances and nuances of treatment of commonly encountered conditions in pediatric orthopaedics for application in daily practice.
  • For the newbie Pedipod, learn the finer tips, tricks and secrets of Pediatric Orthopaedics.
  • For the wannabe Pedipod and just passouts, excellent opportunity for first exposure to the magical sub-specialty of Pediatric Orthopaedics.
Proposed Faculty Proposed Faculty:Dr. Ashok Johari, Dr. Alaric Aroojis, Dr. Rujuta Mehta, Dr. Taral Nagda, Dr. Atul Bhaskar, Dr. Tushar Agarwal, Dr. Manish Agrawal, Dr. Abhay Nene, Dr. Mangal Parihar, Dr. Mandar Agashe, Dr. Arjun Dhawale, Dr. Binoti Sheth, Dr. Swapnil Keny, Dr. Chasanal Rathod, Dr. Jaideep Dhamele, Dr. Dominic D’Silva, Dr. Ratna Maheshwari, Dr. Farokh Wadia, Dr. Sandeep Vaidya
 Course USP Course USP:

  • Dream faculty
  • Programme will focus on conditions most commonly encountered in day-to-day practice
  • Delegate participation and interaction to be maximally encouraged.
Format and Pattern Format and Pattern:

  • Live Operative Demonstrations
  • Case based discussions
  • Didactic Lectures
  • Workshops
Learning Material Learning Material:Soft copies of relevant literature are to be shared with the delegates. This will be a continuous process which will commence much before the course actually commences and will continue after completion of the course.
Nov
18
Sun
2018
Thesis Writing For Post-Graduates In Health Sciences @ Cooper Hospital, Juhu
Nov 18 all-day
Convener Convener:Dr. Anand J. Thakur (9820069077)
Co-Convener Co-Convener:Dr. Satish Kale (9820570870)
Maximum Delegates Maximum Delegates:25
Course Fee Course Fee:INR 2,360/-
Date Date:November 18, 2018
Venue Venue:Cooper Hospital, Juhu
Course Highlights Course Highlights:

  • Hands-on exercises for correct English for a health science thesis.
  • In depth discussion of what to include where in a DNB thesis.
Course Objectives Course Objectives:

  • Outline the process of thesis; when to start, how to proceed and how to complete writing.
  • Explain the importance of style manual.
  • Effective use of thesaurus.
  • Plagiarism and how to avoid it.
Proposed Faculty Proposed Faculty: Dr. Anand J. Thakur, Dr. Nicholas Antao, Dr. Ashok Shyam, Dr. Neeraj Bijlani, Dr. Satish Kale
Course USP Course USP:Only event that helps DNB students in health sciences.
Format and Pattern Format and Pattern:Didactic and interactive
Learning Material Learning Material:Course material
Dec
8
Sat
2018
Basic Arthroscopy Course @ Mumbai Port Trust Hospital and Seth GSMC & KEM Hospital
Dec 8 – Dec 9 all-day
Convener Convener:Dr. Sandeep Biraris (9757060888)
Co-Convener Co-Convener: Dr. Pradip Nemade (9819936959)
Maximum Delegates Maximum Delegates:20
Course Fee Course Fee:INR 11,800/-
Dates Dates:December 8 – 9, 2018
Venue Venue:Mumbai Port Trust Hospital and Seth GSMC & KEM Hospital
Course Highlights Course Highlights:Day 1: Mumbai Port Trust Hospital, Wadala, Mumbai
Morning Session: Didactic Lectures, Live Surgeries
Afternoon Session: Video Presentations and Optics, Triangulation, Knot tying Workshops
Day 2: Seth GSMC & KEM Hospital, Parel, Mumbai
Cadaveric Hands-on Workshop, Selected Presentations
Course Objectives Course Objectives:This course was highly sought and applauded last year due to its unique triangulation and psychomotor skill development workshops. It will not be a classroom course; rather it will be a station based course. This course will help in developing psychomotor skills and triangulation abilities of the surgeon. Selected delegates will have enough chance to assist the stalwarts during the live surgeries. On final day, they can practice on deep frozen fresh cadavers. This course will definitely make the participants confident in basic knee and shoulder arthroscopies.
Proposed Faculty Proposed Faculty:Dr. Nicholas Antao, Dr. Sanjay Desai, Dr. Abhay Narvekar, Dr. Anant Joshi, Dr. Sanjay Garude, Dr. Roshan Wade, Dr. Dinshaw Pardiwala, Dr. Bhushan Sabnis, Dr. Milind Pimprikar, Dr. Ashwin Samant, Dr. Hetal Chiniwala, Dr. Ashish Arbat, Dr. Amyn Rajani, Dr. Nikhil Iyer, Dr. Mihir Patel, Dr. Nagraj Shetty, Dr. Yahuvendra Gavai, Dr. Nandan Kamat, Dr. Aaditya Sai Kadvakolan, Dr. Fayaz Memon, Dr. Bhushan Patil, Dr. Kumar Dussa, Dr. Vaibhav Bagaria, Dr. Abhijeet Savadekar, Dr. Shaligram Purohit, Dr. Pradip Nemade, Dr. Sandeep Biraris, Dr. Harshad Adhav, Dr. Miten Sheth, Dr. Aaditya Pawaskar, Dr. Deepak Tambe, Dr. Raviraj Shinde, Dr. Ankit Marfatia & many more.
Course USP Course USP:Unique hands-on workshops to develop pychomotor skills, live surgeries, multiple hands-on workshops with stalwarts in arthroscopy one-to-one basis.
Format and Pattern Format and Pattern:Didactic lectures, panel discussions, live surgeries, hands on bone model workshop, optics workshop, triangulation workshop, knot tying workshop and cadaveric workshop.
Learning Material Learning Material:Soft copies of books will be provided through the cloud based links.
MIS Spine Course @ Bombay Hospital & J. J. Hospital & GMC, Mumbai
Dec 8 – Dec 9 all-day
Convener Convener:Dr. Vishal Kundnani (9769310120)
Co-Conveners Co-Conveners:Dr. Dheeraj Sonawane (9967441796) & Dr. Nadir Shah (9920932748)
Maximum Delegates Maximum Delegates:30
Course Fee Course Fee:INR 18,000/-
Dates Dates:December 8 & 9, 2018
Venue Venue:Bombay Hospital & J. J. Hospital & GMC, Mumbai
Course Highlights Course Highlights:Comprehensive Course with

  • Cadaveric workshop
  • Live surgery
  • Hands-on workshop
  • CME
  • Surgical videos
Course Objectives Course Objectives:To train the learners about principles and techniques of Minimal Invasive Spine Surgery.
Proposed Faculty Proposed Faculty:Faculty from Mumbai, Pune, Delhi, Chennai and Bangalore.
Course USP Course USP:First comprehensive MIS Spine Course with plethora of learning opportunities.
Format and Pattern Format and Pattern:Didactic and interactive
Learning Material Learning Material:Book, CD of Video
Feb
17
Sun
2019
Computer Skills Course @ Sir H.N. Reliance Foundation Hospital
Feb 17 all-day
Convener Convener:Dr. Neeraj Bijlani (9892021844)
Co-Convener Co-Convener:Dr. Kshitij Chaudhary (8108000038)
Maximum Delegates Maximum Delegates:20
Course Fee Course Fee:INR 6,000/-
Date Date:February 17, 2019
Venue Venue:Sir H.N. Reliance Foundation Hospital
Course Highlights Course Highlights:Course will provide hands-on task based training on some of the computer skills by way of projects.
Skills chosen for the workshop include: Image editing & storage, video editing & uploading, advanced power point skills, keeping
electronic records, using smartphones and their applications in practice, social media for doctors, Internet Security Literature Search, enhancing productivity.
Each participant will work on a separate laptop and Smartphone using Wi-Fi.
Course Objectives Course Objectives:

  • To enhance the technological skills in using personal gadgets.
  • To improve self productivity in practice and personal life.
Proposed Faculty Proposed Faculty:Dr. Taral Nagda, Dr. Vaibhav Bagaria, Dr. Ashok Shyam, Dr. Mahesh Kharde, Dr. Mangal Parihar, Dr. Swapnil Keny, Dr. Miten Sheth, Dr. Kumar Kaushik Dash, Mr. Tarun Lalan
Course USP Course USP:Each delegate works on a separate laptop and takes home message which he can start using from the next day.
Format and Pattern Format and Pattern:Demo and workshops where each delegate gets to do hands on and use their gadgets and make an animated presentation and video. Also hands on workshop on smartphones where apps are demoed and worked upon.
Learning Material Learning Material:Free apps and software are provided in the course and added to a group where the tech discussions continue.
Feb
20
Wed
2019
Cerebral Palsy And Gait Course @ Jupiter Hospital, B. J. Wadia children's Hospital, Astha Hospital, SRCC Children's Hospital
Feb 20 – Feb 24 all-day
Convener Convener:Dr. Jaideep Dhamele (9892606731)
Co-Conveners Co-Conveners:Dr. Mandar Agashe (9769770727), Dr. Chasanal Rathod (9920023246)
Maximum Delegates Maximum Delegates:15
Course Fee Course Fee:INR 12,000/-
Dates Dates:February 20 – 24, 2019
Venue Venue:Jupiter Hospital, B. J. Wadia children’s Hospital, Astha Hospital, SRCC Children’s Hospital
Course Highlights Course Highlights:Cerebral Palsy and Gait Course will be conducted over the best centers across Mumbai. Each of the centers will be hosting a day each with interactive sessions, case discussions followed by surgical demonstration of Botulinum Toxin (Botox) Injection techniques, single event mutilevel surgeries, upper extremity: deformity correction, Gait analysis: visit to 3D instrumented gait lab and gait correction surgeries. A symposium preceding the course: “Cerebral palsy: Decision and recent advance in Management”, wherein faculty will talk on decision making in cerebral palsy, with a focus on case based discussions.
 Course Objectives Course Objectives:

  • Evaluation of a cerebral palsy child.
  • Identify the problem, use of visual gait analysis, 3D Gait analysis in complex cases, other special tests and scoring systems which enable accurate decision making.
  • Principles and guidelines of surgery in cerebral palsy.
  • Most importantly, when not to operate and what not to do in cerebral palsy.
Proposed Faculty Proposed Faculty:Dr. Ashok Johari, Dr. Alaric Aroojis, Dr. Atul Bhaskar, Dr. Arjun Dhavale, Dr. Amit Nemade, Dr. Binoti Sheth, Dr. Chasanal Rathod, Dr. Jaideep Dhamele, Dr. Farokh Wadia, Dr. Mandar Agashe, Dr. Rujuta Mehta, Dr. Ratna Maheshwari, Dr. Taral Nagda, Dr. Tushar Agarwal, Dr. Sandeep Vaidya, Dr. Swapnil Kenny, Dr. Shalin Maheshwari.
Course USP Course USP:

  • Examination of cerebral plasy child.
  • Identify different Gait pattern.
  • Special test for and scoring systems which enable accurate decision making.
  • use of Visual Gait and 3 D Gait Analysis in complex cases.
  • Principles and guidelines of surgery in cerebral palsy.
  • Decision about when not to operate and what not to do in cerebral plasy.
  • Live demonstration of surgery in OT.
Format and Pattern Format and Pattern:Live surgeries being relayed live, live demonstration of surgery in OT, video session, hands on workshop, bone model workshop and CME.
Learning Material Learning Material:Writing pad, pen, course program, essential audio-visual equipment
Mar
9
Sat
2019
Osteotomies Around The Pediatric & Adolescent Hip @ Various Speciality Hospitals
Mar 9 – Mar 10 all-day
Convener Convener:Dr. Swapnil Keny (9820193192)
Co-Convener Co-Convener:Dr. Farokh Wadia (7666720880)
Maximum Delegates Maximum Delegates:8
Course Fee Course Fee:INR 14,000/-
Dates Dates:March 9 & 10, 2019
Venue Venue:Various Speciality Hospitals
Course Highlights Course Highlights:A lab based course on the subject of Pediatric & Adolescent Hip Preservation
Course Objectives Course Objectives:This is a module based course conducted in a Dry Lab, with 2 days of intensive hands-on training, didactic lectures, demo videos & planning methodology learning.
Proposed Faculty Proposed Faculty:Dr. Ashok Johari, Dr. Eknath Pawar, Dr. Rujuta Mehta, Dr. Taral Nagda, Dr. Sandeep Patwardhan, Dr. Premal Naik, Dr. Atul Bhaskar, Dr. Tushar Agarwal, Dr. Alaric Aroojis, Dr. Binoti Sheth, Dr. Mandar Agashe, Dr. Sandeep Vaidya, Dr. Shalin Maheshwari, Dr. Ratna Maheshwari, Dr. Jaideep Dhamele, Dr. Chasanal Rathod, Dr. Ashish Ranade, Dr. Ranjit Deshmukh, Dr. Goverdhan Ingle, Dr. Samir Desai, Dr. Viraj Shingade, Dr. Sangeet Gangadharan, Dr. Arjun Dhavale, Dr. Neetin Mahajan, Dr. Dhiraj Sonawane and others
Course USP Course USP:The only lab based course in the country focussed on Adolescent & Pediatric Hip Disorders and their management.
Format and Pattern Format and Pattern:Dry lab based