TaTME Workshop (Didactic + Hands-on Cadaveric)

TaTME Workshop (Didactic + Hands-on Cadaveric)

Programme - 14 March 2019

Time Morning Session – ASSC, UKM Medical Centre Faculty

0730 - 0815


0815 - 0830

Welcome Address & Speaker Introduction

Ismail Sagap

Luqman Mazlan

0830 - 0850

Background and understanding the rationale for TaTME

John Monson

0850 - 0910

Applied Anatomy for TaTME

Chong Choon Seng

0910 - 0930

Current evidence for TaTME

William Chen

0930 - 0950

TaTME– step-by-step demonstration, identifying the correct planes

Andrew Stevenson

0950 - 1010

Managing Complications and pitfalls of TaTME

Maasaki Ito

1010 - 1030

Coffee Break

1030 - 1100

Transfer to Academy for Silent Mentor (ONLY for participants of Hands-on Cadaveric Workshop)


Time Cadaveric Workshop – Academy for Silent Mentor Faculty


Arrival to Academy for Silent Mentor

1100 - 1110

Introductory briefing

Nur Afdzillah Abdul Rahman

1110 - 1120

Operative set up and patient position

William Chen

1120 - 1130

Performing the Purse String

Andrew Stevenson

1130 - 1140

Performing the Anastomosis

John Monson

1140 - 1150

Familiarization of Gelpoint Path and Airseal

Chong Choon Seng

1150 - 1200

Step by step outlines for hands-on dissection

Andrew Stevenson

1200 - 1300

The Practice of the Pursestring: hands-on session utilising laparoscopic trainers


1300 - 1315

Presentation by Ethicon


1315 - 1345


1345 - 1645

Hands-on Cadaveric TaTME dissection

Andrew Stevenson

William Chen

John Monson

Chong Choon Seng

Luqman Mazlan

1645 - 1700

Discussion & Feedback


Closing remarks and Certificate presentation

Luqman Mazlan

•   Open to maximum 10 participants
•   Participants are expected to be experienced in laparoscopic surgery and have performed
    transanal minimally invasive surgery ie TAMIS, TEO
•   Two surgeons from the same hospital/team are encouraged to apply
•   Free participation for up to 5 scrub nurses

*Detailed CV required for TaTME workshop (Didactic + Hands-on Cadaveric) application to be approved by the Organising Committee. Kindly email secretariat@apfcp2019.com in case any further query you may have.

Registration Fee

Malaysian Delegate

MYR 1500

Precongress Registration (Malaysian Delegates)

International Delegate

USD 1000

Precongress Registration (Overseas Delegates)



Academy For Silent Mentor Training Centre
Level 2.1 , 
1 Jalan Kuari Cheras Kuala Lumpur

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Organised By

Malaysian Society of Colorectal Surgeons

Asia Pacific Federation of Coloproctology

Supported By

Ministry of Tourism & Culture Malaysia

Malaysia Convention & Exhibition Bureau

Tourism Malaysia

Malaysian Oncological Society

Malaysian Enterostomal Therapy Nurses Association

Malaysian Ostomy Association

Colorectal Cancer Survivorship Society Malaysia

M&T Network Consultancy



Platinum Sponsor

Servier Malaysia Sdn Bhd

Silver Sponsors

Johnson & Johnson Medical Malaysia



Abbott Laboratories


Biolitec AG

Carl Zeiss


Coloplast A/S

ConvaTec Sdn Bhd


Karl Storz

Lap Tech Medical Sdn Bhd

Medi-Life (M) Sdn Bhd

Merck Sdn Bhd

Meril Endo Surgery Pvt Ltd

M&T Network Consultancy

Olympus(M) Sdn Bhd

Pfizer (M) Sdn Bhd

Pantai Hospital Kuala Lumpur

Smith & Nephew

Sony South East Asia

Sunway Medical Centre

Transmedic Healthcare Sdn Bhd

Tripartite Colorectal Meeting 2020

UMMI Surgical Sdn Bhd

WSM Medic Sdn Bhd