Date : Mar 26, 2018


The Departments of General Surgery and Obstetrics and Gynecology (OBG), Father Muller Medical College, in association with Ethicon, Johnson & Johnson Company, conducted Workshop on “Laparoscopic suturing and stapling techniques on 25th March 2018 from 9.00 am to 5.00 pm in the Conference Hall of the college. Dr Leo Francis Tauro, Professor & HOD, Department of Surgery, welcomed the gathering.     Dr (Capt.) L. Ramachandra, Professor and Head of the Department of Surgery, Kasturba Medical College, Manipal, the resource person was introduced to the gathering by Dr Shubha N. Rao, Professor, Department of Surgery, Father Muller Medical College.  The workshop was inaugurated by lighting the lamp by the dignitaries on the dais.

Prof. L. Ramachandra, in his inaugural address,  emphasized on the need of mastering the laparoscopic skills which is the need of the hour.  Dr Nagarathna, Professor and HOD, Department of OBG proposed the vote of thanks.  All the faculty and   postgraduates from the Departments of Surgery and OBG participated in the hands-on training workshop.