View and explore various aspects of human anatomy to gain a deeper understanding of the human body. Cadavers and preserved specimens will be used to facilitate this exciting and interactive session.
Learn how to complete basic suturing stitches and techniques in small groups mediated by medical students from the Queen's School of Medicine. You will have the unique opportunity to learn using professional grippers and forceps to make sutures on bananas (to mimic skin).
Learn emergency techniques for basic airway clearance that are key to saving lives in the emergency room every day. A focus on what it means or how it feels to "bag" a patient. A demonstration of a breathing tube intubation will be done.
A number of games will be taught by surgical residents to practice techniques such as peg transfer and threading pipe cleaners through loops using laparoscopic boxes. All of these games are played by the surgical residents in their boot camp training during their first year.