How far we have come…..

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In 2013, we were preparing to launch both the Colorectal Cancer Patient Information DVD and the Enhanced Recovery After Surgery DVD.  This was hot on the heels of The Stepwise Approach to Laparoscopic Surgery DVD which was aimed at educating specialist surgical trainees. These DVDs were launched by the then First Minister for Wales, The…

BEST Awards 2018

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Professor PN Haray awarded as a Finalist in the BEST Awards. Recognition for Doctors and Dentists Training Wales' future NHS Workforce. Doctors and dentists across Wales have been recognised for their invaluable commitment to educating the next generation of healthcare professionals. The dedication of medical and dental trainers ensures NHS Wales is equipped to deliver…

Bowel Cancer Awareness

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April is Bowel Cancer Awareness Month and it was a fantastic opportunity to raise awareness of bowel cancer. Our Research and Academic Secretary, Mrs Carol Pullen successfully manned a stand in the Main Outpatient Reception at Prince Charles Hospital throughout April 2019 with the support of David Watkins from Macmillan. During her time, Carol recalls…

A 4K First

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Prince Charles Hospital has just achieved another first. The first 4K laparoscopic stack module from Storz was trialled successfully in theatre. The image quality was truly astounding giving a virtual depth perspective. Prof Haray and his team have the unit for a month and will hopefully try to stream a live 4K signal to the…