As a successful premiere for S.O.R.G. Latin American Group, the first course combining theoretical lectures and a hands-on fresh cadaver workshop was carried in Bogotá, Colombia on November 13th + 14th, 2015 attracting the assistance of almost 70 registered participants from all over South America. Local Course Chairman Dr. Omar Vega and his team organized an ideal environment and the initial lecture day driven by the S.O.R.G. L/A faculty was supported by two excellent invited speaker from the USA, Dr. Daniel Pérez (San Antonio, TX) and Dr. Luis Vega (Nashville, TN) who contributed with their expertise in a superb way.
The 2nd day was purely dedicated to the cadaver dissection in the outstanding infrastructure of the well-known CLEMI Institute in which 10 workstations featuring premium conditions were occupied in two group shifts guided by the S.O.R.G. instructors. Group Chairman Prof. Luis Quevedo warmly welcomed Dr. Laura Pacheco from Mexico D.F. as further enhancement of the group which will surely support the endeavors of providing high-quality postgraduate teaching and education in OMF surgery to the Latin American community.