Events of Interest


School of Oncoplastic Surgery Global Summit

Date & Location:
  • January 24-26, 2020
  • Las Vegas, Nevada
Hands-On Training, Lectures and Interaction with the Latest Technology & World Experts
  • Reconstructive Lumpectomy
  • Avoiding the post-lumpectomy defect
  • Addressing the post-lumpectomy defect
  • Mastopexy techniques
  • Breast Reduction Mastopexy
  • Wise Pattern
  • Addressing lower-pole lesions

Safe Pain Control and Regional Anesthesia for the Practicing General Surgeon

Date & Location:
  • March 11, 2020
  • The University of Chicago Simulation Center, Chicago, IL
Course Overview

Regional anesthesia blocks have been shown to reduce patients’ postoperative opioid consumption when utilized as an adjunct for pain control as part of a multimodal pain control regimen in specific surgical procedures.

Participants are required to complete seven free online modules to learn about local anesthetics and the transversus abdominis plane (TAP) and pectoral (PEC) block techniques prior to attending the in-person skills session.

Disclaimer: The Surgical Collaborative of Wisconsin does not endorse these events, although we understand they may be of interest to our members.