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THE NATIONAL UNDERGRADUATE & FOUNDATION SURGERY CONFERENCE (NUGSC) 2013Posted on Tuesday, 18th December 2012 THE NATIONAL UNDERGRADUATE & FOUNDATION SURGERY CONFERENCE (NUGSC) 2013 Following the last two sell-out conferences, with unparalleled programmes featuring ?the A-list of British Surgery", a third conference will be held on the 16th & 17th March 2013 at UCL in Central London.   This year?s programme features some of the world?s top lecturers... Read more » KCL Trauma Conference 23rd and 24th Feb 2013 - Abstract Competition Posted on Monday, 17th December 2012 The King's College London Surgical & Emergency Medicine Societies are proud to announce our 2013 Trauma Conference Abstract Competition. We will be accepting abstract submissions from Monday 17th of December 2012 for a poster presentation at the King's College London National Undergraduate Trauma Conference on the 23rd & 24th February 2013. All abstracts should relate to an aspect... Read more » RCSEd National Aspiring Surgeons Conference 2013 Posted on Sunday, 16th December 2012 This coming year, the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSEd), Severn Deanery and SCRUBS are organising a national conference for aspiring surgeons from any year in medical school all the way up to Foundation Year 2 doctors. This email represents a formal invitation to your society and your respective medical school students to attend our conference, the details of which are as... Read more » The National Surgical Conference for Foundation and Student DoctorsPosted on Monday, 10th December 2012 Sheffield Students? Surgical Society is excited to present, alongside the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh The National Surgical Conference for Foundation and Student Doctors Saturday 9th February 2013. -- First call for abstracts for oral and poster presentation at the conference next year, held here in Sheffield. The meeting offers a rare opportunity for... Read more » ICSM Surgical Society Presents Women In Surgery Evening 2012Posted on Monday, 10th December 2012 ICSM Surgical Society Presents Women In Surgery Evening 2012   Can surgeons have it all?   ICSM Surgical Society Presents an evening of inspirational talks and debates with Miss Helen Fernandes (Consultant Neurosurgeon at Addenbrooke?s Hospital and previous Chair of WinS), Miss Sue Clark (Consultant Colorectal Surgeon at St. Mark?s Hospital) and chairing our debate, ... Read more » 4th Basic Biomechanics in Orthopaedics Course @ The Royal Society of MedicinePosted on Monday, 10th December 2012 We would like to introduce the 4th Basic Biomechancis in Orthopaedics (BBiOrth) course to the medical students who may be interested in Trauma & Orthopaedics as a future career. The course will be held on Saturday 15th December 2012 at The Royal Society of Medicine.    It is aimed at junior doctors and the medical students and who would like to increased their... Read more » Association of Surgeons in Training (ASiT) International Conference 2013: Submit Your Abstracts Posted on Monday, 10th December 2012 The 2013 ASiT Conference is now accepting abstracts, with deadline for submission 27th Jan 2013. The conference is being held in Manchester from 5th - 7th April, and includes a parallel half day targeted specifically at medical students and FY doctors. On the Friday there are also a number of pre-conference courses, including our very popular Foundation Skills in Surgery... Read more » Safer Surgery ConferencePosted on Friday, 2nd November 2012 A multidisciplinary event exploring the importance of Leadership, Teamwork and Safety Culture in relation to delivering safe and reliable surgical care 16th November 2012 at the Nottingham Belfry registration 8:30-9:00 Conference Closes 16.00   For more information... Read more » Ophthalmology Practical Skills Event and Submissions for the First Publication of the British Undergraduate Journal of OphthalmologyPosted on Monday, 22nd October 2012 The British Undergraduate Ophthalmology Society (BUOS) is heading towards publishing the first edition of the British Undergraduate Journal of Ophthalmology.     Have you done a project at medical school? Would you like to publish it?   This could be a perfect stepping stone into the world of academia.     We are currently... Read more » Female Genital Mutilation WorkshopPosted on Tuesday, 16th October 2012 MedSIN Nottingham is proud to present our first event, UNCENSORED: The truth behind female circumcision by Carol McCormick on Thursday 18th October at 6pm in room B72 (right next to the medical school cafe) in the QMC. The event will be run in collaboration with Bits and Bumps (the Obstetrics and Gynecology society)... Read more »