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AOTrauma Seminar - Introductory Seminar for Foundation Doctors & UndergraduatesPosted on Monday, 27th March 2017 Aim To help foundation doctors and medical students understand basic principles of fracture management. Course description Building on the undergraduate curriculum, this interactive day uses case discussions and fracture fixation practicals to establish the basics of fracture management for foundation doctors and medical students who are considering a trauma and orthopedic... Read more » RCS Edinburgh: Surgical Anatomy of the Limbs (MRCS Level)Posted on Monday, 27th March 2017 Overview This course is part of a series of three one day courses, designed to provide a comprehensive review of the important surgical anatomy of the head and neck, trunk and limbs, from both a theoretical and a practical perspective. The courses, which will also provide guidance to support independent study, will be held in the Anatomy Resource Centre, School of Medicine, University of... Read more » British Orthopaedic Association: Abstract Submissions for BOA Congress 2017Posted on Monday, 27th March 2017 Medical Students? ? Call for Papers, BOA Congress 2017   The BOA is hosting its Annual Congress this coming September (19th ? 22nd) in Liverpool. On Friday 22nd we are running an all-day session aimed specifically at Medical Students which will provide them with educational advice and insight into the Trauma and Orthopaedic industry.   The BOA... Read more » Warwick Surgical Society - Research Symposium Posted on Saturday, 18th February 2017 In collaboration with the Royal Collage of Surgeons (Edinburgh), Warwick Surgical Society invites all medical students and foundation doctors for a Surgical Research Symposium at the Clinical Sciences Building in UHCW on Saturday, March 18th.  With the theme 'Innovations in Surgery', the event consists of talks, and research presentations followed by practical workshops in the... Read more » Gastrointestinal Cancer Study Day - RSMPosted on Saturday, 18th February 2017 Come to this meeting to hear from the keynote speaker travelling from Canada, Professor Carol Swallow who is a surgical oncologist from the University Toronto.  Professor Swallow is President-Elect of the Canadian Society of Surgical Oncology. She will be giving talks on gastrointestinal stromal tumour and intra-abdominal and retroperitoneal sarcomas.   Aims and... Read more » Cardiothoracic Surgery PlacementPosted on Saturday, 18th February 2017 The Cardiothoracic Surgery Department at James Cook Hospital with support from The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSEd), is offering a small number of medical students the opportunity to work under the supervision of Consultant Surgeon and RCSEd Regional Surgical Adviser Mr Jonathan Ferguson.    The placements offer students supervised time in the operating theatre... Read more » RCS - Surgical Anatomy of the Head and Neck Study DayPosted on Saturday, 18th February 2017 Overview This course is designed to provide a comprehensive review of the important surgical anatomy of the head and neck from both a theoretical and a practical perspective. It is designed for Trainees at an early stage of preparation for the MRCS and clinical medical students. The course which will also provide guidance to support independent study, will be held in the Anatomy Resource... Read more » South West Orthopaedic ConferencePosted on Saturday, 4th February 2017 Dear Students,   Following the success of the 2015 event, we are delighted to announce that the South West Orthopaedic Conference will be returning on 25th March 2017!   This one day event offers inspirational career development lectures, exciting practical workshops, and the opportunity to present your work in the form of a poster competition. Organised by a... Read more » West Midlands Surgical Research SymposiumPosted on Saturday, 4th February 2017 The West Midlands Surgical Research Symposium will be held on Saturday 18th March at University Hospital of Coventry, Clinical Sciences Building.  Medical students and Foundation Doctors are invited to submit abstracts for oral and poster presentation at this renowned RCSEd Research Symposium. Delegates will gain experience in presenting and feedback from... Read more » AOTRAUMA - Introductory SeminarPosted on Friday, 20th January 2017 Aim To help foundation doctors and medical students understand basic principles of fracture management. Course description Building on the undergraduate curriculum, this interactive day uses case discussions and fracture fixation practicals to establish the basics of fracture management for foundation doctors and medical students who are considering a trauma and orthopedic... Read more »