Past Events

Below is a list of some of the events that SCRUBS has run over the past few years. To see what events we are planning for the future, visit our upcoming events section.

 
6December2018Basic Suturing SessionLearn how to perform basic suturing skills.  15November2018FULLIntroduction to suturingLearn how to hand tie, perform basic interrupted knots. An introduction to surgical skills! 1May2018FULLCP2 Skills Event Group A (6.00-7.30)Focused OSCE revision for CP2 students! 1May2018FULLCP2 Skills Event Group B (8.00-9.30)Focused OSCE revision for CP2 students! 19March2018Basic Suturing Session LATEA session for GEMs to practice or learn basic knot tying. 19March2018FULLBasic Suture Session EARLYBasic suturing session to learn or practice knot tying. 26September2017SCRUBS ENT Skills and Careers EveningENT skills and careers evening happening at 1830-2030 on 26th September 2017. 25May2017SF1 SCRUBS MOCK SPOTTER GROUP A 10am - 11amSF1 Anatomy Mock Spotter exam will be held on the 25th May 2017. 25May2017FULLSF1 SCRUBS MOCK SPOTTER GROUP B 11am-12pmSF1 Anatomy Mock Spotter exam will be held on the 25th May 2017. 25May2017FULLSF1 SCRUBS MOCK SPOTTER GROUP C 12pm-1pmSF1 Anatomy Mock Spotter exam will be held on the 25th May 2017. 25May2017SF1 SCRUBS MOCK SPOTTER GROUP D 2pm-3pmSF1 Anatomy Mock Spotter exam will be held on the 25th May 2017. 25May2017SF1 SCRUBS MOCK SPOTTER GROUP E 3pm-4pmSF1 Anatomy Mock Spotter exam will be held on the 25th May 2017. 21February2017FULLBasic Suturing B128A 1 hour 15 minute session teaching basic interrupted suturing and one-handed knot tying. 9February2017Annual Women in Surgery EveningA lavish evening of Canapes, Refreshments and networking. 27January2017FULLBasic Suturing B128A 1 hour 15 minute session teaching basic interrupted suturing and one-handed knot tying. 17January2017FULLCP3 Mock OSCE - Group CMock OSCE examination for 5th year students preparing for final examinations 17January2017FULLCP3 Mock OSCE - Group DMock OSCE examination for 5th year students preparing for final examinations 16January2017FULLCP3 Mock OSCE - Group AMock OSCE examination for 5th year students preparing for final examinations 16January2017FULLCP3 Mock OSCE - Group BMock OSCE examination for 5th year students preparing for final examinations 11January2017Cardiac Dissection @ Derby 11.00 - 13.00Cardiac dissection with porcine tissue at Royal Derby Hospital 11January2017Cardiac Dissection @ Derby 14.00 - 16.00Cardiac dissection with porcine tissue at Royal Derby Hospital 13December2016FULLLapSimsLaparoscopic simulation of cholecystectomy 7December2016SF2 SCRUBS MOCK SPOTTER GROUP B 11am-12pmSF2 Anatomy Mock Spotter exam will be held on the 7th December 2016. 7December2016SF2 SCRUBS MOCK SPOTTER GROUP C 12pm - 1pmSF2 Anatomy Mock Spotter exam will be held on the 7th December 2016. 7December2016SF2 SCRUBS MOCK SPOTTER GROUP D 2pm - 3pmSF2 Anatomy Mock Spotter exam will be held on the 7th December 2016.  7December2016SF2 SCRUBS MOCK SPOTTER GROUP E 3pm - 4pmSF2 Anatomy Mock Spotter exam will be held on the 7th December 2016. 31August2016FULLIntermediate Suturing B128A 1 hour and 15 minute session covering continuous suturing, locked continuous suturing, and the Aberdeen knot. 24August2016Basic Suturing - B128A 1 hour 15 minute session teaching basic interrupted suturing and one-handed knot tying. 2August2016Basic Suturing B139A 1 hour 15 minute session teaching basic interrupted suturing and one-handed knot tying. 26July2016Intermediate Suturing B128A 1 hour and 15 minute session covering continuous suturing, locked continuous suturing, and the Aberdeen knot. 21July2016FULLBasic Suturing B128A 1 hour 15 minute session teaching basic interrupted suturing and one-handed knot tying. 10June2016FULLCP1 Mock OSCE 2016 - Session 4Mock OSCE for Current CP1 Students 9June2016FULLCP1 Mock OSCE 2016 - Session 1Mock OSCE for Current CP1 Students 9June2016FULLCP1 Mock OSCE 2016 - Session 2Mock OSCE for Current CP1 Students. 11May2016SF1 SCRUBS MOCK SPOTTER GROUP A 10am - 11amSF1 Anatomy Mock Spotter exam will be held on the 11th May 2016. 11May2016SF1 SCRUBS MOCK SPOTTER GROUP B 11am - 12amSF1 Anatomy Mock Spotter exam will be held on the 11th May 2016. 11May2016SF1 SCRUBS MOCK SPOTTER GROUP C 12am - 1pmSF1 Anatomy Mock Spotter exam will be held on the 11th May 2016. 11May2016FULLSF1 SCRUBS MOCK SPOTTER GROUP D 1pm - 2pmSF1 Anatomy Mock Spotter exam will be held on the 11th May 2016. 11May2016FULL SF1 SCRUBS MOCK SPOTTER GROUP E 2pm - 3pmSF1 Anatomy Mock Spotter exam will be held on the 11th May 2016. 11May2016FULLSF1 SCRUBS MOCK SPOTTER GROUP F 3pm - 4pmSF1 Anatomy Mock Spotter exam will be held on the 11th May 2016.  19April2016SCRUBS Careers Fair 2016SCRUBS Annual Careers Fair 14April2016FULLIntermediate Suturing - B128A 1 hour and 15 minute session covering continuous suturing, locked continuous suturing, and the Aberdeen knot.  10March2016FULLBasic Suturing - B128A 1 hour 15 minute session teaching basic interupted suturing and one-handed knot tying. 24February2016FULLBasic Suturing - B128A 1 hour 15 minute session teaching basic interupted suturing and one-handed knot tying. 11February2016FULLBasic Suturing 1st years - B128A 1 hour 30 minute session teaching basic interupted suturing and one-handed knot tying for first year students only! 8February2016FULLWomen in Surgery 2016A chance to meet and network with female surgeons from many different specialities. 28January2016FULLCP3 Mock OSCEMock OSCE examination for 5th year students preparing for final examinations 27January2016FULLCP3 Mock OSCEMock OSCE examination for 5th year students preparing for final examinations 26January2016FULLBasic Suturing - B128A 1 hour 30 minute session teaching basic interupted suturing and one-handed knot tying. 21January2016Basic Suturing - B128A 1 hour 30 minute session teaching basic interupted suturing and one-handed knot tying. 19January2016FULLCP3 Mock OSCEMock OSCE examination for 5th year students preparing for final examinations 18January2016Porcine Cardiac Dissection 2A 1h45 session to observe and then dissect a heart - could be your only opportunity during your medical degree. 18January2016Porcine Cardiac Dissection 1A 1h45 session to observe and then dissect a heart - could be your only opportunity during your medical degree. 9December2015SF2 SCRUBS MOCK SPOTTER GROUP A 10am - 11amSF2 Anatomy Mock Spotter exam will be held on the 9th December 2015. 9December2015SF2 SCRUBS MOCK SPOTTER GROUP B 11am - 12amSF2 Anatomy Mock Spotter exam will be held on the 9th December 2015. 9December2015SF2 SCRUBS MOCK SPOTTER GROUP C 12pm - 1pmSF2 Anatomy Mock Spotter exam will be held on the 9th December 2015 9December2015FULLSF2 SCRUBS MOCK SPOTTER GROUP D 2pm - 3pmSF2 Anatomy Mock Spotter exam will be held on the 9th December 2015.  9December2015FULLSF2 SCRUBS MOCK SPOTTER GROUP E 3pm - 4pmSF2 Anatomy Mock Spotter exam will be held on the 9th December 2015.  8December2015Advanced Suturing - B128A 2-hour session covering advanced suturing techniques, taught by a plastic surgery registrar. Delivered over two evenings.  8October2015Basic Suturing - B13990 minutes basic suturing and knot tying. 20August2015FULLBasic Suturing - B12890 minute session on handling surgical tools, interrupted suturing, instrument and hand knot-tying. 15June2015CP1 Mock OSCE - Group C- 15thCP1 Mock OSCE and OSLER 9June2015FULLCP1 Mock OSCE - Group C - 9thCP1 Mock OSCE and OSLER 9June2015FULLCP1 Mock OSCE - Group B - 9thCP1 Mock OSCE and OSLER 3June2015Vascular revision for SummativesSummative Revision session covering the vasculature to the body 20May2015FULLNeuro revision for SummativesNeuro revision for Summatives 11May2015SF1 SCRUBS MOCK SPOTTER GROUP A 10am - 11amSF1 Anatomy Mock Spotter exam will be held on the 11th May 2015. 11May2015SF1 SCRUBS MOCK SPOTTER GROUP C 12pm - 1pmSF1 Anatomy Mock Spotter exam will be held on the 11th May 2015. 11May2015SF1 SCRUBS MOCK SPOTTER GROUP D 1pm - 2pmSF1 Anatomy Mock Spotter exam will be held on the 11th May 2015. 11May2015FULLSF1 SCRUBS MOCK SPOTTER GROUP B 11am - 12pmSF1 Anatomy Mock Spotter exam will be held on the 11th May 2015. 11May2015SF1 SCRUBS MOCK SPOTTER GROUP E 2pm - 3pmSF1 Anatomy Mock Spotter exam will be held on the 11th May 2015.  7May2015Scrubs Movie ScreeningThe English Surgeon is a documentary featuring Mr. Henry Marsh and is shot in Ukrainian hospitals and other remote parts of the county. It explores the dilemma's of a doctor-patient relationship and SCRUBS will be screening this documentary on the 7th of MAY in the auditorium at 17:30. This is an open invite to this free event. Hope to see many of you there! 22April2015Advanced Suturing90 minute advanced suturing session practicing skin closure on pork belly. Taught by plastic surgeons. Room TBA. 10February2015FULLBasic Suturing90 minute interrupted suturing on practice pads, with instrument and one-handed knot tying 20January2015FULLSF2 SCRUBS MOCK SPOTTER GROUP A 10AM-11AMOn the 20th of January, SCRUBS will be running a mock spotter in preparation for the SF2 anatomy exams. 20January2015SF2 SCRUBS MOCK SPOTTER GROUP C 12PM-1PMOn the 20th of January, SCRUBS will be running a mock spotter in preparation for the SF2 anatomy exams. 20January2015SF2 SCRUBS MOCK SPOTTER GROUP D 2PM-3PMOn the 20th of January, SCRUBS will be running a mock spotter in preparation for the SF2 anatomy exams. 20January2015SF2 SCRUBS MOCK SPOTTER GROUP E 3PM-4PMOn the 20th of January, SCRUBS will be running a mock spotter in preparation for the SF2 anatomy exams. 19January2015GEM Cardiac DissectionDissection of porcine hearts held at the Graduate Entry Medical School. 11December2014FULLBasic Suturing1 hour interrupted suturing with instrument and one-handed knot tying. 8December2014FULLBasic Suturing1 hour interrupted suturing on practice pads, with instrument and one-handed knot tying. 8December2014FULLBasic Suturing1 hour interrupted suturing on practice pads, with instrument and one-handed knot tying. 6November2014Women In SurgeryEverything you need to know if you are considering a career in surgery. 11October2014SCRUBS Annual Trauma ConferenceLearn ATLS with High Fidelity Trauma Scenarios! 11September2014Advanced SuturingTendon repair and closure of the overlying skin using advanced techniques 2April2014FULLIntermediate SuturingLearn 3 types of suturing in 1 session!  12March2014FULLBasic Suturing1 hour beginners suturing on practice pads, and 1 handed knot tying  6March2014CP1 Intro - NottinghamThe Ultimate Guide for CP1!! 26February2014CP1 Intro - DerbyThe ultimate guide for CP1 in Derby! 18February2014FULLBasic Suturing1 hour basic suturing tutorial and practice 21January2014FULLSCRUBS Practice OSCE8 station practice OSCE for 5th year students examined by F1 and F2 doctors. 21January2014FULLSF2 Mock Spotter Group A (10am-11am)On the 21st of January, SCRUBS will be running a mock spotter in preparation for the SF2 anatomy exams. 21January2014FULLSF2 Mock Spotter Group B (11am-12pm)On the 21st of January, SCRUBS will be running a mock spotter in preparation for the SF2 anatomy exams. 21January2014FULLSF2 Mock Spotter Group C (12pm-1pm)On the 21st of January, SCRUBS will be running a mock spotter in preparation for the SF2 anatomy exams. 21January2014SF2 Mock Spotter Group D (2pm-3pm)On the 21st of January, SCRUBS will be running a mock spotter in preparation for the SF2 anatomy exams. 21January2014SF2 Mock Spotter Group E (3pm-4pm)On the 21st of January, SCRUBS will be running a mock spotter in preparation for the SF2 anatomy exams. 17January2014Basic Suturing1 hour long Basic Interrupted suturing class 16January2014FULLSCRUBS Practice OSCE8 station practice OSCE for 5th year students examined by F1 and F2 doctors. 14January2014FULLSCRUBS Practice OSCE8 station practice OSCE for 5th year students examined by F1 and F2 doctors. 3October2013Women In Surgery EveningAn evening of short talks by women in surgery at all levels to help dispel the myths surrounding careers in surgery.  1August2013Learning Laparoscopic Skills, 18:15 - 19:45SCRUBS is investigating the value of Laparoscopic Simulators in learning Visual-Spatial skills. 1August2013Learning Laparoscopic Skills, 20:00 - 21:30SCRUBS is investigating the value of Laparoscopic Simulators in learning Visual-Spatial skills. 30July2013Intermediate SuturingSubcuticular and mattress suturing techniques as well as the Two-Handed Surgeon's Knot. 29July2013Learning Laparoscopic Skills, 18:15 - 19:45SCRUBS is investigating the value of Laparoscopic Simulators in learning Visual-Spatial skills. 29July2013Learning Laparoscopic Skills, 20:00 - 21:30SCRUBS is investigating the value of Laparoscopic Simulators in learning Visual-Spatial skills. 18July2013Basic SuturingInterrupted Suturing & One-handed Knot Tying 3June2013CP1 Series: Rapid Review! - DerbyLecture on how to present a history, followed by 6 different small-group revision stations, 10 minutes each, led by our F1s and F2s. Stations include cardiovascular, respiratory, gastro, diabetes, rheumatology and surgery.  29May2013FULLCP1 Series: Rapid Review! - QMCLecture on how to present a history, followed by 6 different small-group revision stations, 10 minutes each, led by our F1s and F2s. Stations include cardiovascular, respiratory, gastro, diabetes, rheumatology and surgery.  23May2013CP1 Series: How to Handle CP1 ExamsLecture based interactive session delivered by F2 Doctor Emma James, who will provide invaluable tips on how to approach both CP1 exams! 21May2013FULLSF1 Mock Spotter GROUP Bfantastic opportunity to practice for the SF1 Spotter!  21May2013FULLSF1 Mock Spotter GROUP Cfantastic opportunity to practice for the SF1 Spotter!  21May2013FULLSF1 Mock Spotter GROUP Dfantastic opportunity to practice for the SF1 Spotter!  21May2013FULLSF1 Mock Spotter GROUP Efantastic opportunity to practice for the SF1 Spotter!  21May2013FULLSF1 Mock Spotter GROUP Afantastic opportunity to practice for the SF1 Spotter!  23April2013CANCELLED!!! Derby scrubs careers event - Tuesday 23rd of AprilA two day careers event to giving you an introduction to what a career entails in each of the major surgical specialties.  22April2013Derby scrubs careers event- Monday 22nd of AprilA two day event introducing what a career entails in each of the major surgical specialties.  17April2013Basic Laparoscopic SkillsPractise basic skills with a laparoscopic simulator 21March2013Basic SuturingInterrupted Suturing & One-handed Knot Tying 18March2013SCRUBS Annual Surgical Careers FayreOur very popular annual surgical careers fayre with keynote talks from retired Consultant Paediatric Surgeon, Miss Leela Kapila and President of the Society of Academic & Research Surgery, Professor J Andrew Bradley, in addition to stalls run by surgeons from many different surgical disciplines.  13March2013LIMBS AND BACK GEM REVISION SESSIONRevision of module 4 limbs and back 6March2013CP1 introduction to surgery seminar- NottinghamA series of short interactive lectures to prepare CP1 students for starting their surgical attachments. 4March2013FULLFULL! - Basic SuturingInterrupted Suturing & One-handed Knot Tying 4March2013CP1 Introduction to surgery seminar- DerbyAn evening of interactive lectures to introduce CP1 students to the basics of surgical practice.  21February2013FULL! - Basic SuturingInterrupted Suturing & One-handed Knot Tying 6February2013Basic suturing teaching for GEMs 18:00-19:00A basic suturing session teaching the simple hand tie and instrument tie to beginners. 6February2013Basic suturing teaching for GEMs 19:00-20:00A basic suturing session teaching the simple hand tie and instrument tie to beginners. 5February2013FULL! - Basic SuturingInterrupted Suturing & One-handed Knot Tying 24January2013FULLFULL! Basic SuturingInterrupted Suturing & One-handed Knot Tying 22January2013FULLFULL!!! SF2 Mock Spotter Group A (10am-11am)FULL!!! Group A 10am-11am. On the 22nd of January, SCRUBS will be running a mock spotter in preparation for the SF2 anatomy exams. 22January2013FULLFULL!!! SF2 Mock Spotter Group B (11am-12pm)Group B (11am-12pm). On the 22nd of January, SCRUBS will be running a mock spotter in preparation for the SF2 exams.  22January2013FULLFULL!!!! SF2 Mock Spotter Group C (12pm-1pm)FULL!!!!! Group C (12pm-1pm). On the 22nd of January, SCRUBS will be running a mock spotter in preparation for the SF2 exams.  22January2013FULLSF2 Mock Spotter Group D (2pm-3pm)Group D (2pm-3pm). On the 22nd of January, SCRUBS will be running a mock spotter in preparation for your SF2 anatomy exams  22January2013FULLFULL!!! SF2 Mock Spotter Group E (3pm-4pm)Group E (3pm-4pm). On the 22nd of January, SCRUBS will be running a mock spotter in preparation for the SF2 exams 17January2013FULLSCRUBS OSCE Practice Sessions Group C - REGISTRATION CLOSED - FULL!6 station practice OSCE for 5th year students examined by F1 and F2 doctors.  16January2013Animal cardiac dissection for 1st year GEM students.Come along and dissect an animal heart in order to better understand your cardiac anatomy before your exams. 15January2013FULLSCRUBS OSCE Practice Sessions Group B - REGISTRATION CLOSED - FULL!6 station practice OSCE for 5th year students examined by F1 and F2 doctors.  10January2013FULLSCRUBS OSCE Practice Sessions Group A - REGISTRATION CLOSED - FULL!6 station practice OSCE for 5th year students examined by F1 and F2 doctors.  1January2013LIMBS AND BACK REVISION SESSIONRevision of module 4 limbs and back 1January2013Derby scrubs careers eventTwo day careers event for surgical specialties  13December20125. Brainstem and Cranial Nerves - Prof. Hope - FINALS/ FBNBack by popular demand! Prof. Hope returns with his series of clinically relevant neuroanatomy talks - perfect for FINALS and FBN!!! 6December20124. Cerebellum and Extra-pyramidal System - Prof. Hope - FINALS/ FBNBack by popular demand! Prof. Hope returns with his series of clinically relevant neuroanatomy talks - perfect for FINALS and FBN!!! 29November20123. The Sensory System - Prof. Hope - FINALS/ FBNBack by popular demand! Prof. Hope returns with his series of clinically relevant neuroanatomy talks - perfect for FINALS and FBN!!! 23November20122. The Motor System - Prof. Hope - FINALS/ FBNBack by popular demand! Prof. Hope returns with his series of clinically relevant neuroanatomy talks - perfect for FINALS and FBN!!! 22November2012Keynote: Treating the Inoperable: Mr Kiely's Remarkable Career in Paediatric SurgerySCRUBS and Juniors invite you to attend this year's Keynote lecture given by GOSH resident, and world-renowned paediatric surgeon, Edward Kiely. Thursday 11th October in LT1, Medical School, QMC. Talk starts 6pm and there will be a reception with refreshments from 7pm in the medical school foyer. 15November20121. Intro to Neuroanatomy - Prof. Hope - FINALS/ FBNBack by popular demand! Prof. Hope returns with his series of clinically relevant neuroanatomy talks - perfect for FINALS and FBN!!!  13November2012SCRUBS Anatomy Tutorials: Back and Spinal Cord SCRUBS Anatomy Tutorials: Back and Spinal Cord Diaphragm. Members only. Please bring your membership card with you to the session. 6November2012SCRUBS Anatomy Tutorials: Pelvic Organs and Pelvic DiaphragmSCRUBS Anatomy Tutorials: Pelvic Organs and Pelvic Diaphragm. Members only. Please bring your membership card with you to the session. 30October2012SCRUBS Anatomy Tutorials: Perineum in the Male and FemaleSCRUBS Anatomy Tutorials: Perineum in the Male and Female. Members only. Please bring your membership card with you to the session. 27October2012Trauma Conference 2012An event for 4th + 5th-year medical students encompassing the advanced life-supports skills and surgical management of acute trauma. 23October2012SCRUBS Anatomy Tutorials: Bony Pelvis and ContentsSCRUBS Anatomy Tutorials: Bony Pelvis and Contents. Members only. Please bring your membership card with you to the session. 16October2012SCRUBS Anatomy Tutorials: Posterior Body Wall.SCRUBS Anatomy Tutorials: Posterior Body Wall. Members only. Please bring your membership card with you to the session. 10October2012SCRUBS Derby Taster Session 12:30-13:00A taster of the type of event SCRUBS will be holding throughout the year in Derby registration is required, and places are limited, so please do so below....... 10October2012SCRUBS Derby Taster Session 12:00-12:30A taster of the type of event SCRUBS will be holding throughout the year in Derby registration is required, and places are limited, so please do so below....... 9October2012SCRUBS Anatomy Tutorials: GI Tract (Part 2)SCRUBS Anatomy Tutorials: GI Tract (Part 2). Members only. Please bring your membership card with you to the session. 2October2012SCRUBS Anatomy Tutorials: GI Tract (Part 1)SCRUBS Anatomy Tutorials: GI Tract (Part 1). Members only. Please bring your membership card with you to the session. 11September2012Women in Surgery - dispelling the mythsA series of talks by female surgical consultants and registrars about life as a woman in surgery. 28May2012FULL! CP1 Series: Rapid Review! Group C (Derby)SOLD OUT! 23May2012FULL! CP1 Series: Rapid Review! Group B (QMC)SOLD OUT 22May2012FULLFULL! 1st Year Mock Spotter: Group A (10-11am)SOLD OUT!! Please book onto another session  22May2012FULL! 1st Year Mock Spotter: Group B (11-12pm)SOLD OUT! Please book onto another session  22May2012FULL! 1st Year Mock Spotter: Group C (12-1pm)SOLD OUT! Please book onto another session.  22May2012FULL!! 1st Year Mock Spotter: Group D (2-3pm)SOLD OUT! Please book onto another session. 22May2012FULL!! 1st Year Mock Spotter: Group E (3-4pm)SOLD OUT! 21May2012FULL!! CP1 Series: Rapid Review! Group A (QMC)SOLD OUT! Please book onto another session 15May2012SCRUBS Anatomy Tutorials: Joints of the lower limb & Clinical Relevance SessionSCRUBS Anatomy Tutorials: Joints of the lower limb & Clinical Relevance Session. Members only. Please bring your membership card with you to the session. 14May2012CP1 Series: How to Handle CP1 ExamsLecture-based interactive session delivered by F1, Dr Emma James who will provide invaluable tips on how to approach both the CP1 knowledge based exam and the OSLER!  8May2012SCRUBS Anatomy Tutorials: Leg, popliteal fossa, ankle, footSCRUBS Anatomy Tutorials: Leg, popliteal fossa, ankle, foot. Members only. Please bring your membership card with you to the session. 3May2012Singh & Jackson Paediatric Surgery Tutorials - Surgical Master-Class - Selected Topics from Your Paeds Surgical Objectives (CHILD HEALTH GROUP D ONLY) ONLY 15 places remaining!Singh & Jackson Paediatric Surgery Tutorials - Surgical Master-Class - Selected Topics from Your Paeds Surgical Objectives (CHILD HEALTH GROUP D ONLY) 1May2012SCRUBS Anatomy Tutorials: Gluteal region and posterior thigh. (LT3)SCRUBS Anatomy Tutorials: Gluteal region and posterior thigh. Members only. Please bring your membership card with you to the session. Member sign up will be available, but please arrive 15 minutes early. (Membership is £15.) 26April2012FULLFull! Singh & Jackson Paediatric Surgery Tutorials - History Taking, Presentation Skills and OSLER Techniques (CHILD HEALTH GROUP D ONLY)Singh & Jackson Paediatric Surgery Tutorials - History Taking, Presentation Skills and OSLER Techniques (CHILD HEALTH GROUP D ONLY) 25April2012Basic SuturingBasic interrupted suturing, one-handed and instrumenting tying. Take the opportunity to practice your technique with SCRUBS! 30March2012Future Surgeons Course: Key SkillsAs previously advertised, SCRUBS is delighted to present the Future Surgeon's Course in conjunction with the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh. The course will cover basic skills such as gowning/gloving, suturing, cyst removal, abcess drainage and endoscopy (see attached flyer) and is suitable for senior medical students. Visit the website for more information! 27March2012SCRUBS Anatomy Tutorials: Thigh - anterior and medial aspects (LT4)SCRUBS Anatomy Tutorials: Thigh - anterior and medial aspects. Members only. Please bring your membership card with you to the session. Member sign up will be available, but please arrive 15 minutes early. (Membership is £15.) 22March2012Annual Surgical Careers Fayre 2012Whether you are interested in a career in surgery or you have not yet decided, come and hear lectures from three inspirational surgeons: 1800 - 1815 - A Surgical Career 1820 - 1835 - Training Pathways 1840 - 1900 - Competitive Entry 1900 - 2000 - Surgeons on stalls in MedSchool Foyer. These speakers will give you good honest invaluable advice on what a career in surgery realistically entails.  21March2012CP1 Anatomy Crash CourseCP1 Anatomy Crash Course - Have you forgotten all of your anatomy? Join us for a tutorial in the DR led by surgeons, covering 4 key anatomical areas and learn how to look good in theater on your surgical placements. £2.50 for members, £5 for non-members. 20March2012SCRUBS Anatomy Tutorials: Extensor compartment of upper limb, wrist and elbow jointSCRUBS Anatomy Tutorials: Extensor compartment of upper limb, wrist and elbow joint. Members only. Please bring your membership card with you to the session. Member sign up will be available, but please arrive 15 minutes early. (Membership is £15.) 14March2012FULL FULL!! CP1 Surgery Evening - QMC (14/3/12) - CP1 Sdts ONLY!An evening addressing the fundamentals of surgery for the incoming CP1 students - FULL! 13March2012GEM revision - Limbs and Back Revision of the joys of limbs and back.  13March2012SF1 Anatomy Tutorials: Anterior of wrist and hand (B129)SF1 Anatomy Tutorials: Anterior of wrist and hand. Members only. Please bring your membership card with you to the session. Member sign up will be available, but please arrive 15 minutes early. (Membership is £15.) 6March2012SF1 Anatomy Tutorials: Flexor compartment of the arm and forearm and cubital fossaSF1 Anatomy Tutorials: Flexor compartment of the arm and forearm and cubital fossa. Members only. Please bring your membership card with you to the session. Member sign up will be available, but please arrive 15 minutes early. (Membership is £15.) 28February2012SF1 Anatomy Tutorials: Root of neck, axilla and shoulderSF1 Anatomy Tutorials: Root of neck, axilla and shoulder. Members only. Please bring your membership card with you to the session. Member sign up will be available, but please arrive 15 minutes early. (Membership is £15.) 21February2012SF1 Anatomy Tutorials: Triangles of the Neck SF1 Anatomy Tutorials: Triangles of the Neck. Members only. Please bring your membership card with you to the session. Member sign up will be available, but please arrive 15 minutes early. (Membership is £15.)  14February2012SF1 Anatomy Tutorials: MediastinumSF1 Anatomy Tutorials: Mediastinum 7February2012SF1 Anatomy Tutorials: Structure of Heart and Pericardium and Nasal Cavity, Air Sinuses and Respiratory Tract; Lungs and PleuraSF1 Anatomy Tutorials: Structure of Heart and Pericardium and Nasal Cavity, Air Sinuses and Respiratory Tract; Lungs and Pleura ***PLEASE COME 15 MINS EARLY IF YOU WISH TO SIGN UP TO SCRUBS*** 2February2012FULLFULL!!! Mr Singh Paediatric Surgery Tutorials - Gastro Teaching, Examination and OSLER Techniques (CHILD HEALTH GROUP C ONLY)FULL!!! Mr Singh Paediatric Surgery Tutorials - Gastro Teaching, Examination and OSLER Techniques (CHILD HEALTH GROUP C ONLY) A similar series for Child health Group D will be running in March 2012 31January2012GEM Revision Modules 2 & 3An overview of revision topics that will aid revision for end of module 2&3 exams 26January2012GEM Clinical Skills Module 2&3 Mock ExamA chance to practice your clinical skills exam technique in a realistic mock up of the practical exam before the end of modules 2&3 tests!  24January2012Basic Suturing - Derby - 24/01/2012 17.30pm session - FULLFULL - Please do not register for this event Are you interested in learning the basics of suturing and surgical knot tying? Do you want to know how to hold surgical instruments the right way? Are you keen to get involved with one of the biggest medical student societies or intrested in exploring surgery? SCRUBS offers an amazing opportunity for 1st and 2nd years to participate in a Basic Suturing Session for this academic year. There are 16 places available for this event and sign up is available through the SCRUBS website.  23January2012Clinical Neuroanatomy with Mr HopeBack by popular demand! Mr Hope returns with his series of clinically relevant neuroanatomy talks! 11January2012Finals Mock OSCE Series - 11th January 2012Registration page for the session on 11th January 2012 Scrubs is running three final OSCE practice sessions for final year medical students which will each consist of a 6 station mock OSCE. They will be assessed by current F1 and F2 doctors. All sessions will start at 6pm prompt. Running for approx 1.5-2 hours in Med school QMC. Bring your stethescope, tendon hammer & pen torch. 1January2012SCRUBS Taster Session 12:00-12:30A taster of the type of event SCRUBS will be holding throughout the year in Derby registration is required so please do so below....... 1January20121. Intro to Neuroanatomy - Prof. Hope - FINALS/ FBNBack by popular demand! Prof. Hope returns with his series of clinically relevant neuroanatomy talks - perfect for FINALS and FBN!!!  6December2011Respiratory Round Up PresentationsSCRUBS is running an end of module 2 round up/revision session for GEM 1st years. There will be four 20-30min presentations on: 1. Upper Respiratory Tract (Ear, Naso/Oro/Laryngopharynx) anatomy review inc. some common pathologies 2. Lower Respiratory Tract (Trachea down, surface anatomy, different layers and cells from Trachea to Alveoli, TB, Pneumonia) 3. Obstructive vs Restrictive Lung Disease 4. Respiratory Physiology The presentations will run from 18:00-20:00 in the Education Centre, Royal Derby Hospital (right next to the Med School). 18October2011Annual Keynote - Lights, Camera, OPERATION!Have you ever wondered what it would be like to work as a doctor in the spotlight? SCRUBS are delighted to welcome three guests from the BBC involved in bringing you the very best of British medical dramas Holby City and Casualty! FREE PIZZA at 6PM 6June2011CP1 Series: Rapid Review! Group BRapid revision of all the key topics you need to learn for your CP1 exams, taught by Nottingham F1 and F2 doctors!

Session 1: Preparing for CP1 Surgery: A way to answer questions in OSCEs/OSLERs May 23, 6:30pm, B128, Medical School - QMC. A session taught by Dr Nabeela Malik open to all medical students.

Session 2: Rapid Review - Group A Tuesday 31 May, 7:00pm, B128, Medical School - QMC

Session 3: Rapid Review - Group B Monday 6 June, 7:00pm, B128, Medical School - QMC

The second session is evening course running on May 31
 
31May2011CP1 Series: Rapid Review! Group ARapid revision of all the key topics you need to learn for your CP1 exams, taught by Nottingham F1 and F2 doctors!

Session 1: Preparing for CP1 Surgery: A way to answer questions in OSCEs/OSLERs May 23, 6:30pm, B128, Medical School - QMC. A session taught by Dr Nabeela Malik open to all medical students.

Session 2: Rapid Review - Group A Tuesday 31 May, 7:00pm, B128, Medical School - QMC

Session 3: Rapid Review - Group B Monday 6 June, 7:00pm, B128, Medical School - QMC

The second session is evening course running on May 31
 
24May2011Mock Spotter for 1st Year Undergraduates.An opportunity to experience an anatomy spotter before the exam itself. Due to time constraints and wanting to enable as many people as possible to take part, the mock will be slightly different from the actual spotter. It will however be carried out under exam conditions, with a minute at each station - just like the real thing but will have 20 stations instead of the 16 that you have in the actual spotter. Groups of 4 people will rotate around the stations and then the supplementary questions will be answered at the end of all 20 stations instead of between each station. You will also have t 23May2011CP1 Series: How to handle CP1 Exams!How to approach any disease with a general surgical theme in preparation for CP1 exams!
The talk will use examples from GI surgery, such as gall stone disease and diverticular disease!

Come along in the first of a three week series of events aimed at getting you through CP1 exams, presented by Dr Nabeela Malik currently an F1 at Queens (Notts MedSchool Graduate)
 
9May2011Escape to Africa! - How to spend a year training in Madagascar!Ever wanted to spend a year abroad or organise an elective to somewhere exotic, somewhere like, MADAGASCAR but just didn't know where to begin?!

If so, then come along to this talk by Mr Watts, a Notts Grad who actually spent a year in Madagascar and who currently works as a General Surgery Registrar at Queens.

All years welcome! You never know, "a year in the developing world might be more useful both for you and the people you treat"!

There will be free pizza before the talk at 1800!
 
5May2011Paediatric Surgery Revision with Mr SinghWith exams only a few weeks away, Mr Singh (infamous paediatric surgeon at the QMC) has agreed to hold a one night revision in paediatric surgery!

He hopes to cover all the essentials needed for the exam in an hour, followed by a half hour to address any worries or specific questions.

Free pizza from 5.45pm!!

All years welcome but particularly relevant for 4th years.

Look forward to seeing you there!
 
24March2011Annual Surgical Careers Fayre 2011Whether you are interested in a career in surgery or you have not yet decided, come and hear lectures from three inspirational surgeons:

1800 - 1815 - Mr I McVicar: "A day in the life of a MaxFax Surgeon"

1820 - 1835 - Prof A Wallace: "Training in Surgery"

1840 - 1900 - Messrs Conal Quah / Darryl Ramoutar: "Anecdotes: Progressing through the surgical pathway"

1900 - 2000 - Surgeons on stalls in MedSchool Foyer.

These speakers will give you good honest invaluable advice on what a career in surgery realistically entails.
 
23February2011Finals Mock OSCE Series Please note: In order to ensure as many students as possible get to participate we will only be accepting registration from students who did not attend our OSCE sessions earlier in January or on Feb 16th.

Scrubs is running one final OSCE practice sessions for final year medical students which will each consist of a 6 station mock OSCE. They will be assessed by current F1 and F2 doctors.

All sessions will start at 6pm prompt. Running for approx 1.5-2 hours in Med school QMC. Bring your stethescope, tendon hammer & pen torch.

The specifics
 
22February2011Annual Keynote - Prof Sir Peter J Morris: "From Kalangadoo to President of the RCS - A Lucky Career!"It is with great pleasure SCRUBS welcomes Sir Professor Peter Morris to University of Nottingham Medical School. Current roles: Nuffield Professor of Surgery Emeritus, Honorary Consultant Oxford Radcliffe Hospital Trust, Honorary Professor London School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, Honorary Professor University of Warwick, Director of Centre for Evidence in Transplantation. Professor Sir Peter Morris was former Chairman of the Department of Surgery, University of Oxford, President of the Royal College of Surgeons of England from 2001 to 2004, and also former Chairman of the British  12February2011Trauma DayTWO PLACES LEFT ON TRAUMA DAY!
Booking for these will reopen on Tuesday 25th January at 7pm and close on Thursday 27th January at 7pm.

Trauma Day is one of the most popular events that we run throughout the year.

It is a full day event, held at the QMC. The format of the day will consist of small groups of 5 students rotating around 5 different scenarios. A massive amount of effort is put into the day - each of the scenarios has actors, props and plenty of blood! You will be the team that is at the scene or in the emergency room and will have to handle the trau
 
17January2011Lecture Series: In Prep for Finals! by Dr Nabeela Malik F1  13January2011Clinical Neuroanatomy with Mr HopeBack by popular demand! Mr Hope returned to cover more clinically relevant neuroanatomy.

Mr Hope is a semi-retired neurosurgeon and a favourite among the students he has taught.
Each lecture covered relevant anatomy which was then placed in a clinical context.

This 5 week lecture series covered:
1. The Motor System
2. The Cerebrovascular System
3. Cerebellum and Extra-pyramidal System
4. The Sensory System
5. Cranial Nerves

 
15December2010SCRUBS at MedlinkFor the 4th year running, Scrubs was happy to assist The Royal College of Surgeons in teaching prospective medical students the basics of suturing. The College had set up a stall for the Biannual Medlink conference, where thousands of hopeful medics descend upon Nottingham to get a taster of life as a medical student. 20September2010Freshers Fayre 2010

As is tradition, SCRUBS, Nottingham Universities Student Surgical Society, will be represented at this years Medical Student's Freshers' Fayre.

Whether you're a fresher or a final year medic you are very welcome to come and check out what were are all about and join one of the largest and most successful student surgical societies in the country!

You can find our stand in the Medical School Foyer between 9am and 5pm on both Monday the 20th and Tuesday the 21st of September.

We are hoping to have our new membership cards and lanyards ready for new and existing memb
 
25November2009GI and Vascular Clinical Anatomy Want to brush up on your clinical anatomy? Fancy knowing more about surgery?

Mr Williams (Consultant Colorectal Surgeon) as well as Mr Alistair Simpson and Mr Matt Reeds are leading a session focused on surgically relevant anatomy (with the use of cadavers!) next Wednesday in the Dissection Room (DR) at the QMC. The session will focus on Upper GI, Lower GI and vascular anatomy and give you the opportunity to ask those awkward questions and better understand your anatomy and surgical techniques. Youll also get a certificate for attending the event!

The session is exclusive
 
22October2009Basic Suturing - QMCAre you interested in learning the basics of suturing and surgical knot tying? Do you want to know how to hold surgical instruments the right way? Are you keen to get involved with one of the biggest medical student societies or interested in exploring surgery? SCRUBS offers an amazing opportunity for 1st and 2nd years to participate in one of our Basic Suturing Sessions. There are 15 places available for this event and sign up is available through our website.  21October2009Basic Laparoscopic Skills Session - QMC CampusFancy a go a key hole surgery? Want to know a little more about laparoscopic techniques?

Mr Chris Morris (Laparoscopic teaching fellow), Mr Nick Baylem (Surgical teaching fellow) and Miss Innamaa (SpR O&G Surgeon) are leading a basic laparoscopic skills session next Wednesday at the QMC campus! The session will consist of an intro to surgical laparoscopic skills and give you the opportunity to simulate basic skills with the laparoscopic simulators! Youll also get a certificate for attending the event.

There are 20 places available for this session. This is a members only
 
28April2009Advance Suturing - DerbyThis session offers the unique opportunity to practice suturing on pig skin, to excise cysts and moles and learn about closing different types of wounds. It is reserved for clinical students who have already confident with basic suturing. Cost will be 10 each to cover materials and equipment use. 27April2009Basic Suturing - QMCSuturing teaching specifically for 1st and 2nd years. It will involve learning basic surgical knot-tying techniques as well practicing suturing on skin pads. There are 16 places for the session and as usual these will be on a first come first served basis, for SCRUBS members. 23April2009Laparoscopy Practice Session - DerbyWhy not have a go at laparoscopy practice with real instruments and camera control? This much awaited and exciting event is returning to Derby with the opening of the brand new DCGH skills centre. There are 10 places per session and as usual these will be on a first come first served basis, reserved for SCRUBS members.