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Royal Medical Society Conference 2012Posted on Monday, 26th December 2011 The Royal Medical Society of Edinburgh is holding its second National RMS Conference on Saturday 17th March 2012 at the Old Medical School of Edinburgh. We cordially invite all UK medical students to present any research they have recently conducted. This is a wonderful opportunity to network with like-minded academics and to hear about cutting-edge research taking place at Edinburgh. Prizes... Read more » Med-Chi Educational Lecture Programme: January-March 2012Posted on Monday, 26th December 2011 It gives me great pleasure to welcome you to the Med-Chi 2011/2012 programme in partnership with the Medical School's Alumni Society - the Pickering Association. The programme of lectures in designed to provide a spectrum of intriguing topics which I do hope you will sponsor and enjoy. Some lectures will take place at the Postgraduate Education Centre at the City Hospital and some in... Read more » ASiT Conference 2012Posted on Monday, 26th December 2011 Association of Sugeons in Training in Training 2012 Surgical Conference Â¦ Cardiff Â¦ 23-25 March   Abstract Submission is Now Open!  Abstract submission deadline: Midnight, Sunday 15 January 2012    The ASiT 2012 Conference will be held in the historic Cardiff City Hall in Wales. This is your chance to socialise with 500 fellow... Read more » Basic Biomechanics in OrthopaedicsPosted on Tuesday, 6th December 2011 Saturday 17th December 2011. The Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole Street, London W1G 0AE. This one-day course teaches the basic biomechanical and engineering principles in Trauma & Orthopaedic surgery. It is aimed at junior doctors F1-CT/ST+ but will be useful to anyone wanting to increase their understanding of Orthopaedics. Course includes lunch, tea/coffee,... Read more » ASiT/Elsevier Surgical Elective PrizesPosted on Tuesday, 6th December 2011 Following last year’s success The association of Surgeons in Training are pleased to announce the availability of two ASiT/Elsevier surgical elective prizes for the academic year 2011/12. First prize is £500 and second prize is £250.   In order to be considered for these prestigious prizes applicants must fulfil the following criteria.   You must: ·... Read more » National Royal Medical Society ConferencePosted on Tuesday, 6th December 2011 The Royal Medical Society of Edinburgh is holding its second National RMS Conference on Saturday 17th March 2012 at the Old Medical School of Edinburgh. We cordially invite all UK medical students to present any research they have recently conducted. This is a wonderful opportunity to network with like-minded academics and to hear about cutting-edge research taking place at Edinburgh.... Read more » Helping the Wounded: disability and the militaryPosted on Tuesday, 22nd November 2011 Hunterian Museum at the Royal College of Surgeons special event Helping the Wounded: disability and the military Thursday 1 December, 7pm As wards fill up with injured servicemen and women requiring long-term help along the road to recovery and newspapers highlight stories of the problems faced by the wounded - we discuss the nature of modern war injuries, the recovery processes... Read more » ISCM Surgical Society presents Trauma 2011 - the national conference on trauma medicinePosted on Tuesday, 22nd November 2011 Tickets are now on sale for the annual trauma conference which is on the 19th to 20th of November. Based on the ATLS guidelines students will have the oppotunity to practise chest drain insertion, primary survey, surgical airways and be taught by experts on various aspects of trauma care. Visit www.imperialtrauma.org for more info. 5 reason to choose Imperial Trauma... Read more » 2011 International Medsoc Committee ConferencePosted on Tuesday, 22nd November 2011 This November, Birmingham Medsoc will be hosting the 2011 International Medsoc Committee Conference.  We are inviting Student Medical Societies from all across the country to take part in this prestigious event.  On the 26th and 27th November, Birmingham will host key note lectures, discussion groups and workshops all aimed towards improving our Medsocs for the benefit of all... Read more » The Healing Foundation is offering Student Elective AwardsPosted on Tuesday, 22nd November 2011 The Healing Foundation is offering Student Elective Awards, worth £1,200 each, for research in the area of disfigurement and visible loss of function. The awards provide students with the opportunity to broaden their perception and experience of research, during a 6-8 week supervised period, in one of four disciplines: ·       ... Read more »