University of Wisconsin–Madison

Urology Simulation Education Program

Laparoscopic Skills

Basic Laparoscopic Skills

  • Bean drop
  • Running string
  • Block move
  • Peg transfer
  • Pattern cut

Advanced Laparoscopic Skills

  • Interrupted intracorporeal suture
  • Continuous intracorporeal suture

2018 Bootcamp

2017 Bootcamp

Urology Simulation
Education Program

University of Wisconsin
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PGY-1 Bootcamp
Knot tying and Suturing
Laparoscopic skills
Bowel Anastomoses and Laparoscopic Port Placement
Cystoscopy and Ureteroscopy
Robotics
• Introduction to Loupe Surgery
• Introduction to Microsurgery (PGY-2)

Surgical Skills Labs
Ureteral Reimplant
Advanced Endoscopy
• Artificial urinary sphincter
• Slings
• Penile prosthesis
• Porcine labs

Simulated Patient Scenarios
• GU history and exam
• Disease specific cases
• Transitions of care
• Delivering bad news
• Disclosure of medical errors

Computer-based courses
• Ethics
• Professionalism