University of Wisconsin–Madison

Urology Simulation Education Program

Robotics Bootcamp

Robotics Skills

  • System Component Overview and OR Setup
  • Procedure Port Placement Philosophy
  • Docking, EndoWrist© Instrument Overview
  • Surgeon Console Overview & Dual Console setup
  • Emergency Procedures

2018 Bootcamp

2017-2018 Bootcamp

Urology Simulation
Education Program

University of Wisconsin
Urology Simulation on YouTube

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