Pre-Conference Courses

Fundamentals of Minimally Invasive Gynaecology ($695 + tax) 

This is an innovative and interactive program for residents and fellows is focused on delivering surgical education in minimally invasive surgical approaches. This includes both basic and advanced knowledge in laparoscopy and hysteroscopy as well as small group hands-on labs focused on new and conventional technology. Over its 1.5 day program, this course will provide all the fundamentals for new learners and foster a mentorship environment in laparoscopic suturing. Registration is limited so don’t miss your chance to participate in this sell out course.This year’s course is  taking place at the Hilton Toronto Downtown November 30th  to December 1st in conjunction with the annual meeting .  This is a great opportunity for residents to learn alongside some of the best in minimally invasive gynaecology . The course focuses on minimally invasive surgical approaches in both laparoscopy and hysteroscopy covering basics and advanced skills . The hands-on labs focus on new and established technology in a small group setting allowing for mentorship from our expert faculty. (November 30 to December 1, Hilton Downtown Toronto) Register here

Fundamentals of Ultrasound ($600 + tax) 
This 1.5 day course offers an interactive and comprehensive curriculum provides basic/intermediate training on the essentials in ultrasound comprising sonographic approaches to normal and abnormal pregnancy as well as basic gynecologic assessment. The learning environment includes didactic learning and hands-on stations featuring high fidelity simulation are designed to allow small groups of participants to interact directly with experts(November 30 to December 1, Hilton Toronto Airport) Accommodations for the Ultrasound course are available at the Hilton Toronto Airport by calling 1-800-HILTONS ( 445-8667) Group Code: APOG16. Register here

Introduction to Research ($250 + tax) 
This workshop program provides residents with a unique opportunity to understand the principles of research training as required by the Royal College. This course provides a foundation for learners with no experience in medical research and provides learning tools, key concepts and real world examples related to research.(FRiday December 2nd, Ivey Tangerine Leadership Centre Toronto -  130 King Street West) Register here
Introduction to Pediatric and Adolescent Gynaecology - PAG ($250 + tax) 
Residents will have the opportunity to learn the key concepts of PAG including surgical principles and patient disclosure during this interactive course. Simulated training in medical education is used as a means to gain valuable experience and technical skills in areas where is experience is limited in this subspecialty area.(Thursday December 1, Hilton Downtown Toronto) Register here

**The entire registration fee will be refunded if a written notice of cancellation is received 30 days prior to the start date of the course ,no refunds will be granted for cancellations received after this period**