OBSTETRICS (OBStetrics TEam TRaining In Core Skills) Course is a full day pre-congress workshop organised by SingHealth Duke-NUS OBGYN Academic Clinical Program (OBGYN ACP).

An evidence-based multi-professional training based on the successful PRactical Obstetric Multi-Professional Training (PROMPT) conducted in the United Kingdom, it covers the management of a range of obstetrics emergency situations. To improve awareness of obstetric emergencies and reduce preventable harm to mothers and their babies, the workshop focuses on interactive drills, interactive lectures and workshops that provide ‘hands-on’ experience of practical skills, team working and decision making in simulated obstetrics emergency situations.

 Participants in one of the obstetric emergencies' scenario


Who should attend?

Teams participating in the training may consists of:

  • Obstetricians
  • Obstetricians Anesthetists
  • Obstetrics & Gynaecology Residents, Trainees and junior staff
  • Labour ward midwives
  • Obstetrics nurses
  • Healthcare support workers


Course Information:

Held at least twice a year.

Upcoming course date: 22 September 2015.

Registration Fee:

  • SGD 400 for Non-SingHealth Participants
  • SGD 250 for SingHealth Participants

Note: The registration is subject to GST for non-SingHealth participants

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Basic Laparoscopy & Complication Management Workshop

A 2-day workshop organised by Minimally Invasive Surgery Unit (MIS), Department of O&G, KKH and SingHealth Duke-NUS OBGYN Academic Clinical Program (OBGYN ACP), participants will learn about laparoscopic and hysteroscopic techniques, as well as management of surgical complications through multiple modalities including lectures, dry lab and animal-model hands-on training.

Animal Workshop: Using live animal model, participants undergo intensive hands-on training while under the close supervision of the laparoscopic trainers, including our own experienced gynaecologic laparoscopic surgeons.

Dry Lab workshop: In this interactive workshop, participants will pick up hysteroscopic and laparoscopic techniques using pelvic trainers from our esteemed gynae-endoscopists and go through other exercises including laparoscopic suturing. Participants will also rotate through a number of stations designed to help them learn via hands-on training.


Who should attend?

  • Obstetricians
  • Gynaecologists
  • Colorectal surgeons


Course Information:

Held once a year.

Upcoming course date: To be advised.

Registration Fee:

SGD 1000 for Non-SingHealth Participants

SGD 500 for SingHealth Participants

Note: The registration is subject to GST for non-SingHealth participants.



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