The Duke Center for Surgical Innovation is dedicated to training surgeons using the latest surgical techniques and innovative approaches to minimally invasive surgery.
Utilizing a combination of didactic lectures, live surgeries, video, and hands-on animate labs in minimally invasive surgical techniques, several hundred surgeons and allied health professionals from around the world have been trained through the center.
The Center offers CME credit for a number of courses held throughout the year in a wide range of surgical specialties.
Duke Bariatric Sleeve Course - February 13-14, 2014, Durham, NC
Duke Masters of Minimally Invasive Bariatric Surgery - March 6-8, 2014, Orlando, FL
Cerebrovascular and Skull Base Surgery - May 15-17, 2014, Pinehurst, NC
Duke University-Shanghai Pudong Masters of Minimally Invasive Bariatric Surgery - June 12-14, 2014 Pudong, Shanghai, China
Masters of Surgical Oncology - July 18-19, 2014, Cary, NC
Duke Masters of Minimally Invasive Thoracic Surgery - September 18-20, 2014, Orlando, FL
Ongoing virtual reality training and assessment courses:
Urologic Assembly - April 3-6, 2014, Pinehurst, NC