Sydney Endoscopic Ear Surgery Research Group 5th Course

About this course

This is a fresh cadaver dissection course designed to introduce the practising otolaryngologist and senior trainee to the fundamentals of EES. The course dissection is based on the SEES online dissection modules and guide. There will be structured 8 step dissection, EES operation principles, getting started with EES and live surgery.  Each Dissector will progress through 2 fresh cadaver endoscopic ear and lateral skull base dissections.  The course has a 18 Dissector limit.

The course includes:

  • 2 endoscope approaches to the ear & lateral skull base.
  • Reknown international guest speakers
  • Live Surgery
  • SEES Dissection guide manual
  • Full catering throughout the day
  • Course dinner

This educational activity has been approved in the RACS CPD Program. Fellows who participate can claim one point per hour in Maintenance of Knowledge and Skills up to 17 points.

Participation in this activity will be populated into your RACS CPD Online.

International Speakers

Professor Seiji Kakehata

Reknown Endoscopic Ear Surgeon from Yamagata, Japan and an original IWGEES Board Member.

Associate Professor Daniel Lee

One of the USA’s first endoscopic ear surgeons from Harvard Medical School in Boston.

A USA Board member of IWGEES.



15th and 16th September 2018


Royal Prince Alfred Hospital, Sydney Australia

Course Directors:

Dr Alex Saxby

Associate Professor Jonathan Kong

Local Faculty:

Dr Nicholas Jufas

Associate Professor Nirmal Patel


Dissector AUD$2250.00
Non Dissector AUD$750.00