Events Fundamentals of Surgery

Fundamentals of Surgery 4: Basics of Laparoscopy

12th September 2022
Dr Anil Gandhi

The Surgical Interest Group of Monash University Malaysia (SIGMUM) is excited to host another webinar under the Fundamentals of Surgery series and we want to welcome you to be a part of it! 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 1.5 hour webinar by distinguished speaker and advisor Dr Anil Gandhi, expect an overview of the wonders of laparoscopy and how it is taking over the medical world. This webinar is open to all levels of professionals working in healthcare, from medical students to medical officers.

Join our webinar to get answers to your burning questions and learn how useful laparoscopy has become to all medical professionals. More details can be found below.

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

About our speaker

Dr Anil Gandhi

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: 12th September 2022 (Monday)

Time: 8:30 PM – 10:00 PM (MYT: Malaysian Standard Time)

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

Price: RM 3 | Free for Webinar Pass Holders*

*Note: SIGMUM members and subscribers are automatically Webinar Pass holders. Learn more about our Webinar Pass.


  • E-certificates will be provided for participants who attend this webinar.
  • Registration deadline: 11th September 2022, 11:59 PM MYT
  • Limited availability on a first-come, first-serve basis.


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Basics of Laparoscopy Webinar