External Events Newsletter (June 2017)

Dear All,

Please find below details of upcoming externally-run events we think may be of interest to you


Summer Placements (Romania/Inida/Kilimanjaro)

  • Date – 16th July – 26th August 2017 and 15th October – 28th October 2017
  • Location – Romania/Inida/Kilimanjaro…
  • Remuneration – Return flights (Kilimanjaro & India up to £500 & Romania up to £250). Hotel and accommodation costs. In-country transportation costs. Breakfast each day. One free day/weekend trip – (*Kilimanjaro Safari day. Romania Transylvania Day Trip. India details to be confirmed).
  • Description – Teaching placements in India, Romania and Tanzania. Teaching pre-medical students more about life in medical school.
  • Website link/Flyer – http://www.medicalprojects.co.uk/work-with-us

IASSS Symposium:

  • Date – Sat, 19th – Wed, 23rd August 2017.
  • Location – Bucharest, Romania (exact location yet to be confirmed).
  • Cost – Unknown but there are obvious costs in travel.
  • Description – The theme this year is “Overcoming Barriers”.
  • Website link/Flyer – http://www.iasss.org/symposiums/upcoming-symposium/.

RCSEd Courses (Future Surgeons: Key Skills)

RCSEd Courses 2 (Foundation of Clinical Surgery)

RCSEd Courses (Foundation of Gastrointestinal Surgery)

  • Date – 4th & 5th November 2017
  • Location – RCSEdinburgh (Nicolson St, Edinburgh EH8 9DW)
  • Cost – Course Fee: £95.00 // Course Fee (RCSEd Affiliate Member): £80.00
  • Description – Foundation of Gastrointestinal Surgery
  • Website link/Flyer – https://www.rcsed.ac.uk/events-courses/event-entry?diaryId=1988

RCSEd Courses (Critical Care)


Restore ‘Burn and Wound’ Research Essay Competition:

Medical Student Rouleaux Representative:

  • Date – indefinite.
  • Location – online.
  • Cost – free.
  • Description – Be Sheffield’s Rouleaux rep and get some free training. +there is a general appeal to get people to sign-up to the Rouleaux club @ http://www.rouleauxclub.com/ (or check facebook and twitter)
  • Website link/Flyer – E-mail popplewell@doctors.org.uk

Become a member of British Orthopaedic Trainees Association (BOTA):

For more events visit our website: http://www.rcssheffield.co.uk/events/. To unsubscribe just send us an email expressing your wish to do so.

Kind regards,


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