Jipmer to conduct one-day conference on Surgical techniques

Jipmer to conduct one-day conference on Surgical techniques

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Puducherry,Jun 29 : The department of Gastroenterology, Jawaharlal Institute of Postgraduate Medical Education and Research (Jipmer) here will conduct a one-day conference and certificate course on Surgical techniques in Robotic surgery on Sunday.

According to a Jipmer statement, Robotic surgery is an emerging field of surgery that aloe surgeons to perform complex procedures with high precision with the help of surgical robots.The aim of the conference is to update the surgeon on the various surgical procedures that can be performed by robotic approach.

Jipmer Director, Dr Rakesh Aggarwal will inaugurate the conference on Sunday, in which eminent faculty including Dr Somashekhar from Manipal Hospital Bengaluru, Dr Sudheer from Amrita Hospital, Kochi, will deliver lectures.About 100 practising surgeons with interest in robotic surgery will be attending the conference.