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National Conference for Aspiring Surgeons 2014Posted on Thursday, 9th January 2014 The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh in association with SCRUBS and the Severn Deanery present the National Conference for Aspiring Surgeons 2014.   This is a chance for medical students and foundation doctors to present their work to consultant surgeons for a chance to win a national prize. There are both oral and poster presentations with specific surgical categories for... Read more » European Society of Thoracic Surgeons FIRST trainees' and juniors' symposiumPosted on Wednesday, 11th December 2013 Along with the ESTS council we have organised the first European Society of Thoracic Surgeons Trainees' symposium at the annual conference in Copenhagen, 15-18th June 2014. The symposium will provide opportunities to meet with and discuss careers, education and research in thoracic surgery with trainees and consultants at an international level.   It also provides an... Read more » ASiT Surgical Trainee ConferencePosted on Wednesday, 11th December 2013 ASiT Surgical Trainee Conference  |  Fri 28th - Sun 30th March 2014 ------------------------------------------------------------------------------------ **CLOSING DATE FOR ABSTRACT SUBMISSIONS: Midnight, Sunday 12th Jan 2014** Nearly 800 delegates attended this year's Conference in Manchester - come along in 2014 to get ahead in your surgical... Read more » Barts & The London National Undergraduate Surgical ConferencePosted on Wednesday, 11th December 2013 Date: 15th of February 2014 Venue: St. Bartholomew's Hospital Tickets: Free!   Why attend? After huge success with our 2nd National Surgical Conference, we proudly present our 3rd Annual National Surgical Conference this February. This year?s conference promises to be bigger and better. We will have lectures from eminent and world-renowned... Read more » 5th Annual Glasgow Undergraduate Surgical ConferencePosted on Sunday, 29th September 2013 Registrations have now opened for the 5th Annual Undergraduate Surgical Conference that takes place here in the Glasgow College on Saturday 2nd November 2013.   Full details can be found here on our website:   http://www.rcpsg.ac.uk/events/items/archived-events/glasgow-undergraduate-surgical-society/glasgow-undergraduate-surgical-society-conference-2012.aspx 5th annual Future Orthopaedic Surgeons Conference 2013Posted on Sunday, 29th September 2013 5th annual Future Orthopaedic Surgeons Conference 2013 7-8th December 2013 This is a great opportunity for your medical students (and junior doctors) interested or considering a career in orthopaedic surgery to gain an insight into the specialty and understand how to maximise their chances of a successful job application onto orthopaedic training program.   This conference... Read more » Sheffield National ConferencePosted on Monday, 23rd September 2013 DATE OF CONFERENCE: 15th February 2014 DEADLINE FOR SUBMISSION OF ABSTRACTS:  29th November 2013 Details of the course: https://www.rcsed.ac.uk/education/courses-and-events/coursedetails.aspx?diaryId=1222 Submit your 250 word abstract around Surgical Research, audit or case study to: [email protected] Getting started in surgical research workshop, 13 November 2013, Royal College of Surgeons Posted on Monday, 23rd September 2013 To celebrate the 20th anniversary of the Research Fellowship Scheme, the RCS are holding a workshop entitled Getting Started in Surgical Research, for trainee surgeons and medical students. Speakers will discuss what type of research to do, how to get going, funding avenues, when to do it, how to become involved in surgical trials, how to maintain a research interest as a consultant and... Read more »  6th Basic Biomechanics in Orthopaedics Course 14th December 2013 Posted on Saturday, 14th September 2013 We are pleased to announce the date for the 6th Basic Biomechanics in Orthopaedics (BBiOrth) course, which shall be taking place on Saturday 14th December 2013 at The Royal Society of Medicine. It is aimed at junior doctors and junior registrars, who would like to increase their understanding of Orthopaedics. The participants will learn about the key biomechanical principles that must be... Read more » Academic Training in Undergraduate Medicine (ATRIUM) Conference 2014 Posted on Sunday, 8th September 2013 Academic Training in Undergraduate Medicine (ATRIUM) Conference 2014   We are pleased to announce the 6th Annual National ATRIUM Conference will take place on 22nd February 2014 at the Chancellor?s Building, New Royal Infirmary of Edinburgh.    The event is a great opportunity for medical students to gain insight into the world of academic medicine, with... Read more »