Events Fundamentals of Surgery

Fundamentals of Surgery 1: Basics of Laparoscopic Surgery

22nd August 2021
Assc. Prof. Anil GANDHI

Update: This webinar was postponed to the 22nd of August 2021 (Sunday). We regret any inconvenience.

Event registrations have closed for this webinar.

Fundamentals of Surgery 1 – Catch Them Young: Basics of Laparoscopic Surgery In The Undergraduate Medical Curriculum

The Surgical Interest Group of Monash University Malaysia (SIGMUM) invites you to our Fundamentals of Surgery Webinar! This is the first of two webinars.

Our Fundamentals of Surgery series aims to address the core components of surgery and equip surgeons and surgeons-to-be to enter the OT.

In this episode, Dr Anil Gandhi will be giving an overview of Laparoscopic Surgery to help undergraduate Medical students grasp the significance and benefits it brings to the table.

Come join us to explore the world of laparoscopic surgery!

You will receive an e-certificate after attending this webinar.

About our speaker


MBBS, M.S. (Surgery), F.C.L.S., G.C.H.E.

Academic Advisor for SIGMUM

Dr Anil Gandhi joined Monash University in August 2009 as a Clinical Associate Professor (Surgery). He graduated from Christian Medical College, India in 1980 and obtained his Master in Surgery from the renowned Post-Graduate Institute of Medical Education & Research, Chandigarh, India.

After post-graduation, Dr Gandhi worked in various hospitals in India and South-East Asia namely Brunei, Singapore, Malaysia and Hong Kong. He specializes in the field of Endoscopy, laparoscopy and upper GI & Bariatric Surgery. 

For the last few years, Dr Gandhi has developed a keen interest in Medical Education. Before joining Monash University, Dr Gandhi was working at Queen Mary Hospital, University of Hong Kong and was Deputy Director at the centre for Education & Training within the Dept. of Surgery. He has worked extensively in the field of clinical & surgical skills lab and was a vital contributor in setting up skills centres in his previous places of work. His current plan is setting up a skills centre on-line apart from clinical interest in Endoscopy and Upper GI & Bariatric Surgery.

Event Details

Speaker: Dr Anil Gandhi

Date: 22nd August 2021 (Sunday)

Time: 11 AM – 12: 30 PM (MYT: Malaysian Standard Time)

Platform: Zoom (IDs will be sent via email after registration)

Price: RM 2; free for SIGMUM Webinar Pass holders*

*SIGMUM members (Y3-5) and subscribers (Y1-2) are automatically Webinar Pass holders.


  • E-certificates will be provided for participants who attend this webinar.
  • Registration deadline: 21st August 2021, 11:59 PM MYT
  • Limited availability on a first-come, first-serve basis.


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Laparoscopic Surgery Webinar