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3rd World University Anatomy ChallengePosted on Wednesday, 23rd April 2014 31st July and 1st of August, University of Manchester, Tickets free   A sound knowledge of anatomy is essential not just for surgery but for other disciplines such as radiology and emergency medicine. The winner of this challenge will receive a trophy, certificate and prizes worth £250 Please see RCS Summer School in Anatomy and Practical skills for Medical StudentsPosted on Wednesday, 23rd April 2014 18-22/08/14 This course will give you the opportunity to consolidate and develop your regional anatomy, develop your practical surgical skills and think about decison making in peri-operative care. The course also includes a series of talks by promninent names in anatomy and surgery that will deal with theoretical and practical issues. Tickets:£340 For more details please see the... Read more » Royal College of Surgeons Students Surgical Skills Course: Saturday 31st May, 8:15am - 5:30pm, Wythenshawe, ManchesterPosted on Monday, 7th April 2014 The RCSEng is hosting its student surgical skills conference on Saturday the 31st of May The cost of this event is £55 and is a great addition to any budding surgeon's CV. It is an excellent value course and is very competitive with similar courses. Tickets can be bought on the online facebook group! Call for Bilborough College AlumniPosted on Monday, 31st March 2014 Bilborough College alumni are looking to make contact their alumni! Please contact Jenny if you attended Bilborough, her contact details are below Jenny  McGeehan Work & Community Placement Officer Bilborough College College Way, Nottingham, NG8 4DQ Tel: 0115 8515000 ext 2205 E:[email protected] Women in Surgery Conference Posted on Monday, 31st March 2014 RcsEng is hosting its annual Women in Surgery Conference: Tomorrows Leaders on Friday 2nd May.   The event is open to all grades of current and future surgeons and promises to be an interesting and enlightening day. Details also available here:      7th BBiOrth Course Posted on Monday, 10th March 2014 The 7th BBiOrth course is taking place at The Royal Society of Medicine  on Saturday 31st May 2014. It is aimed at junior doctors who would like  to increase their understanding of orthopaedics. The participants will  learn about the key biomechanical principles that must be considered in  making orthopaedic decisions. This understanding will help to make... Read more » UK Medical Student's ConferencePosted on Tuesday, 18th February 2014 The UK's first Multidisciplinary Student Conference Prizes for top posters & presentations Full access to the ASGBI & ICOSET Distinguished guest speakers Top abstracts published State of the art facilities Expert led workshops Location: Harrogate Date: 2nd May... Read more » Invitation to STARsurg research meetingPosted on Wednesday, 12th February 2014 On behalf of STARSurg student collaborative (, I would like to warmly invite you to the event below.  STARSurg: Collaborative Research & Foundation Research Skills in Surgery 5th April 2014 10am Post-graduate Education Centre, Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Birmingham All medical students are warmly invited to register to attend the next STARSurg national meeting... Read more » Leeds Trauma Conference: Poster competition opportunity Posted on Wednesday, 12th February 2014 On 1st March 2014 Leeds surgical society is holding a national trauma conference at Saint James'- Bexley Wing. The conference will include a range of talks from top surgeons, skills sessions such as suturing and there will be stalls from a variety of surgical specialities. During the conference we will also be holding a poster competition which will be judged by a panel of... Read more » Kings Meadow Medical Careers ConferencePosted on Wednesday, 12th February 2014 The Medical Careers Conference is only two weeks away and here are some further details about the week. Arrangements for Monday 24th February There will be a series of intro talks from the Careers Leads and Guest Speakers. In the afternoon there will be a Careers Fair with representatives from a variety of medical specialities. Please arrive for 9:00am at the reception of King?s... Read more »