Summer and Winter School
for International Medical Students
in Plastic Surgery
2010 - 2011
Summer: 26 June - 10 July 2010
Winter: 26 January - 8 February 2011
(Special arrangements of dates is
2 weeks training (6 days per week)
1 Overview of plastic surgery
2 Wound Management
3 Suturing Techniques and suture
4 Burn Management
5 Basics of reconstructive surgery
6 Skin tumors
7 Overview Craniofacial anomalies
8 Finger tip injuries
- Basic Surgical skills (scrubbing,
gowning, assisting, holding and
surgical instruments, hemostasis,..…..).
- Suturing Techniques (on models).
Activities you will practice by
yourself and master it:
Wound closure with different
Minor operations (excision of skin
Working in operative rooms.
Assisting in operative procedures.
Activities you will actively share
Assisting in all other department
activities and operations.
In order to maximize the benefit of
the training course, the student
subjected to evaluation of knowledge
acquired and surgical skills gained
the end of the 2 weeks as regarding
to the following items by oral
discussion, short mcq exam and
There will be gift for the student
with best results
Objectives of the training period:
1. Understanding the specialty of
plastic surgery and its scope.
2. Developing basic surgical skills.
3. Surgical instruments
4. Identify different suture
materials and their optimum use.
5. Mastering management of burns and
6. Understanding basics of
reconstructive surgery for tissue
in defferent parts of the body
7. Managing facial trauma.
8. Management of skin tumors and
precancerous skin lesions
9. Spot lights on different
All medical students from allover
Medicine is studied in Egypt in
All lecturers and communications
with doctors will be in English
University Guest House
250 Euro: (to be paid on arrival).
Fees will cover:
course and workshop.
for 2 weeks in Sohag.
social and cultural programs in
Sohag (as indicated in the detailed
transportations (pick up from the
airport, trains to and from Sohag
A touristic visa is needed.
You can contact nearest Egyptian
For Europe and USA, the visa can be
issued on entrance at the airport in
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