External Events Newsletter (September 2017)

Hi Guys,

Here’s a list of some of the great externally-run events we think may be of interest to you


Children’s Surgery for Adult Surgeons and Urologists Conference

RCSEd Courses (MRCS OSCEs Wade Programma in Surgical Anatomy )

RCSEd Courses (Future Surgeons: Key Skills)

Total Global Citizenship

  • Date – 15th September 2017
  • Location – Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow
  • Cost – £85
  • Description – Aimed at: Healthcare policy makers, Healthcare managers, All clinical and non-clinical NHS staff, Students in all healthcare disciplines.
  • Website link/Flyer – https://rcpsg.ac.uk/events/global

RCSEd Courses 2 (Foundation of Clinical Surgery)

Summer Placements (Romania/Inida/Kilimanjaro)

  • Date – 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

Cardiothoracics Career Day in Sheffield

  • Date – 28th October 2017
  • Location – Northern General Hospital, Sheffield.
  • Cost – £20
  • Description – Delegates will receive career related talks from leading cardiothoracic specialists and current trainees in the field. Later, delegates will take part in a variety of practical workshops.
  • Website link/Flyer –

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

British trauma society annual meeting

  • Date -8th & 9th of November 2017.
  • Location – Mercure Sheffield St Pauls hotel.
  • Cost – free
  • Description – see attached
  • Website link/Flyer – see attached!

RCSEd Courses (Critical Care)

National Research Collaborative Meeting 2017

  • Date – November 30, 2017
  • Location – Crowne Plaza Birmingham City
  • Cost – free
  • Description – NRCM 2017 will bring together surgical trainees, research leaders, and medical students from around the UK to showcase collaborative research from across all specialties and training levels.
  • Website link/Flyer – https://www.rcsed.ac.uk/events-courses/event-entry?diaryId=2012


The Good Student Book Collection:

Funky Professor Anatomy Video Series:

  • Date – 30days.
  • Location – online.
  • Cost – FREE!
  • Description – To activate the free trial, follow the link below and click on ‘register’ under the ‘using a token’ section at the bottom of the page. No credit card/payment details are required and you will be able to access all 60+ videos, plus revision slides and quizzes, for 30 days.
  • Website link/Flyer – http://publishing.rcseng.ac.uk/token/Funky+Professor+Free+Trial/default+domain

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, Adam.


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