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Basic skills in upper gastrointestinal endoscopy

A two-day course on UGI based at the UCLH Education Centre and Endoscopy Unit. Course components include lectures, simulation training and hands-on live endoscopy training. This course is for internal UCLH candidates only. Future courses will be open to non-UCLH trainees.

From: Thu 28 Sep 2023

To: Fri 29 Sep 2023

Course Lead: Dr Vinay Sehgal
Local Faculty: Dr David Graham, Dr Matthew Banks, Dr Rami Sweis, Dr Omer Ahmad, Ms Olivia Coates, Ms Sara Brogden Dr Tareq Elmenabawey, Dr Benjamin Norton, Dr Nasar Aslam

Course Aims

-Understanding of the basic principles and practice of upper gastrointestinal endoscopy and the equipment used

-Acquisition of the basic skill to perform safe diagnostic gastroscopy

-Understanding of the non-technical skills necessary to perform a safe and competent procedure

-Highlight the associated background knowledge necessary for practice


UCLH Education Centre
250 Euston Road, London