2023 Laparoscopic Surgery Mission

Venue: Life International Hospital Awka

Date: 26th November – 1st December 2023

Training Program

The GEANCO FOUNDATION 2023 Laparoscopic Surgery Mission will perform surgeries and provide training sessions for doctors who want practical exposure to laparoscopic surgeries and endoscopy. The training is best for surgeons, resident doctors, Peri-operative nurses, technicians, interns who are interested in laparoscopic surgery and endoscopy.

Lead Surgeon: Dr Kevin El-Hayek MD, FACS

Section Head: Hepato-Pancreato-Biliary Surgery. 

Section Head: Endoscopic Surgery MetroHealth System. Associate Professor of  Surgery, Case Western Reserve University School of Medicine. Clinical Associate of Surgery, Northeast Ohio Medical University (NEOMED) Ohio, United States

The Cases To Be Addressed Include Diseases of:

Appendix, Gallbladder, Ovary, Hernia repair, Pediatric surgery, etc.

Date: 26th November to 1st of December 2023
Time: 7:00 am – 8:00pm Daily
  • Pre-op Seminar Sessions 
  • Actual Surgery Sessions 
  • Practice Sessions
  • Pre and Post Ops Patient Review
Limited Space: Only 30 participants will be selected. 
Commitment: Participants are expected to be fully present at least 4 out of the 5 days.
Certificates: Trainees who meet the commitment will be issues a certificate of participation.
Fee: The training is FREE but you are expected to take care of your accommodation and  feeding.
Contacts: Send text, WhatsApp messages or call:   081 3138 6375