Nerves of the head and neck (cranial nerves and neurological testing) HC571 / F01

Start date
29 Jul 19
1 Day
King's College London, New Hunt's House, Guy's Campus, London SE1 1UL View on Google Map



10.00 Meet at Hodgkin reception  

10.15 Upper dissecting room general housekeeping and safety induction

10.20 An overview of the skull and foramen

11.00 Hands on cadaveric tutorial of the cranial nerves

12.00 Lunch (provided) in the Gordon Museum of pathology

13.15 Continuation of hands on cadaveric tutorial of the cranial nerves

14.00 Neurological testing

14.30 Quiz

15.30 Feedback & finish



  • To be able to identify the cranial nerves and their various functions.
  • To be able to identify the foramen of the skull.
  • To understand neurological testing.


Please note that as these are licenced premises and you will be using cadaveric material access is restricted to technicians working in a relevant field. Photography is not allowed under any circumstances. Closed footwear must be worn. Lab coats and gloves provided.

Free to internal KCL technicians, external technicians must be from relevant field (HTA). Lunch included.

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heated memberActivity fee£165.00 +VAT
heated non-memberActivity fee£180.00 +VAT

Participants from outside the UK will be charged the course fee and an additional £120 per day plus VAT.

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