Clinical Skills Centre

The BACO International 2018 Academic Committee is currently working on the Clinical Skills programme.  Please bookmark this page for updates and see below for the planned programme to date.

The Clinical Skills Centre will employ technical, virtual reality and animal model teaching platforms.

Clinical Skills sessions will be charged at £30 per session. The full programme will be announced in February 2018. Further details and registration fees can be found on this page.


A. Robotics

Delegates will have a series of validated tasks to perform using the da Vinci robot and simulator

B. Otology

3D printed temporal bones will be used for performing a variety of validated tasks

C. Rhinology

  1. SPA ligation, Skull base fat plug repair
  2. Voxelman Virtual Reality System – FESS
  3. Frontal Sinus Surgery planning


D. Laryngology

Injection Laryngoplasty, Microlaryngeal procedures and Cordectomy.

E. Facial Plastics

Z-plasty, V-Y advancement, Rhomboid, Advancement, Rotation and Bilobed flaps.

F. Paediatric Bronchoscopy

G. Head and Neck

Tracheostomy and FONA

H. NOTSS

I. Undergraduate Session