Below is a list of various news and announcements about bigger events and conferences. Suggest an article here.

International Conference of SurgeryPosted on Sunday, 22nd July 2012 ICON 2013 The International Conference of Surgery (ICON) will be the most innovative international conference yet through its new online experience taking the traditional conference format into the digital age with its combination of video and e-poster presentations. ICON 2013 will look at improving surgical management and technique to allow the development of best practice. It... Read more » Preston SurgSoc 2nd National Undergraduate Surgical Conference (NUSC)2012Posted on Sunday, 13th May 2012 National Undergraduate Surgical Conference 2012   Preston SurgSoc 2nd National Undergraduate Surgical Conference (NUSC)2012 Following on from the success of our inaugural National Undergraduate Surgical Conference in 2011, we are proud to announce our 2nd NUSC, which will be a day long event held on the 23rd of June 2012, at Royal Preston... Read more » UKMSA International Conference 2012Posted on Monday, 30th April 2012   Date: Friday 11th May 2012 [Programme] [Booklet] Venue: Arena and Convention Centre Liverpool, Monarchs Quay, Liverpool, L3 4FP We are pleased to announce that following on from the success of the 2011 UKMSA Conference, the 2012 UKMSA will be held at the Liverpool Convention Centre on Friday 11th May in Liverpool.   How to Get Involved There are 4... Read more » RCS Careers Afternoons - Booking now open!Posted on Sunday, 22nd April 2012 The College runs surgical careers afternoons for medical students at the College in London twice a year. These sessions are free to attend and all participants are provided with a certificate of attendance for their portfolios. The afternoon is split into two main sections ? the plenary session covers: An overview of the training structure Life as a Core and Specialty trainee... Read more » The Annual National Paediatric Study DayPosted on Sunday, 22nd April 2012 JUNIORS would like to bring to your attention the inaugural Annual National Paediatrics Study Day 2012 held in London (details below), which you and your society might find relevant and interesting.   This event is run by Student Doctors Academy, and we are a non-profit organisation aimed towards delivery quality medical teaching to... Read more » Sports Surgery Q&A sessionPosted on Sunday, 22nd April 2012 Wednesday 9 May, 6.30-9pm   At a time when sport is at the forefront of everyone's mind, the Royal College of Surgeons would like to offer you the opportunity to learn more about the fields of sports medicine and surgery as well as non-invasive techniques for correcting common sporting injuries.   A broad panel of experts whose skills span the sporting profession... Read more » Glasgow University Surgical Society Undergraduate Surgical Conference 2012Posted on Sunday, 22nd April 2012 Call for abstracts Abstracts for poster presentations are being accepted until Midnight 4th Septeber 2012 Undergraduate medical students and those beginning Foundation Year 1 in August are now invited to submit abstracts for 200 words fpr poster presentation. There will be two categories of posters, original research and clinical (may iclude case reposrts or elective reports.) All work... Read more » Basic Biomechanics in Orthopaedic (BBiO) CoursePosted on Sunday, 25th March 2012     There are still a few place left now on this course   The Basic Biomechanics in Orthopaedic (BBiO) course will be held on Saturday 14th April 2012 at The Royal Society of Medicine, London. This new and exciting course is aimed at medical students and junior medical staff  (FY1 â€“ ST3+) who would like to increased their... Read more » Obstetrics and Gynaecology Trainees ConferencePosted on Monday, 5th March 2012 A trainees conference particularly relevant to any students wishing to pursue a career in Obstetrics and Gynaecology or associated specialities.   The conference is to be held in Bristol May 24th and 25th and the city centre venue is a short walk form the mainline train and bus stations.   For more info about how to attend and the... Read more » Are you the next Lord Darzi or Clare Gerada?Posted on Sunday, 26th February 2012 FastForward 2012 - innovation in healthcare   Saturday, March 17, 2012 from 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM Conference Date: 9am-6pm, 17 March 2012   Conference Website:   You could have the ideas to transform healthcare. Learn how to develop your idea, get yourself heard by standing out from the crowd,... Read more »