Core Surgical Training Dates

December 2019

Developing your Portfolio

December 10
13:30 - 17:30
Free of charge to East of England Core Surgical Trainees

The course will provide an introduction to the wider aspects of being a surgeon and how to build a well rounded portfolio.  The following topics will be covered:-

Research

Audit

Quality Improvement Projects

Teaching and Education

Management

Organiser: Lisa Jackson/Claire Edwards

Phone: 01603 286873 ex 2873

Email: lisa.jackson@nnuh.nhs.uk

Venue: NANIME, Bob Champion Research & Education Building, Colney Lane, Norwich, NR4 7UQ
 
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CST Interview Workshop
 
December 15
08.30 - 16.00
 
£10.00 Fee to East of England Core Surgical Trainees
 
For further details, please see attached course flyer or email essexsurgicalgirls@gmail.com
 
Venue: Essex Cardiothoracic Center Level D, Basildon and Thurrock University Hospital, Nethermayne, Basildon, Essex, SS16 5NL
January 2020

ST3 Interview Preparation Study Day for CSTs

January 9 2020, all day event

Free of charge to East of England Core Surgical Trainees.  (A £50.00 deposit holding fee is required, and will be returned on attendance)

A generic study day to help you to be prepared for National Recruitment.  

Please refer to attached course flyer for further information.

Venue: University of Cambridge School of Clinical Medicine, Addenbrookes Hospital, CB2 0SP 

Organiser: Lisa Jackson (lisa.jackson@nnnuh.nhs.uk) on behalf of Claire Edwards, East of England Core Surgical Training Education Lead

Organiser: Mr Christopher Fowell, College Surgical Tutor, Cambridge University Hospital.  Lisa Jackson (lisa.jackson@nnnuh.nhs.uk) Core Surgery Education Administrator on behalf of Claire Edwards, East of England Core Surgical Training Education Lead

Course is fully booked - reserve list is in place

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Soft Tissue Knee Surgery Theory & Cadaveric Demonstration

January 15 2020 

New Cadaveric Workshop Demonstrations

East of England Trainees: £50 deposit refundable

Please refer to attached course flyer for further information.

Venue: ICENI Centre, Colchester

To register your place visit: https://store.anglia.ac.uk/conferences-and-events/conferences-events/iceni-courses-conferences-events/orthopaedics

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Generic Interview Skills Course

January 20 2020 08.30 - 13.00

Free of charge to East of England Core Surgical Trainees.

This interactive session will cover some of the common stations used by surgical specialties at ST3 selection.  

Venue: Room 16A, Bob Champion Research and Development Building, Colney Lane, James Watson Road, Norwich NR4 7UQ

Organiser: Lisa Jackson (lisa.jackson@nnnuh.nhs.uk) on behalf of Claire Edwards, East of England Core Surgical Training Education Lead

February 2020

MRCS Part B OSCE Revision Course 

February 3 2020

09.00 - 16.30

This course is available to East of England Core Surgery Trainees.  (A £50.00 holding fee is required, and will be returned on attendance)

Morning session with station rotations of various content and afternoon session of patient examinations

Venue: Bob Champion Research and Development Building, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Colney Lane, James Watson Road, Norwich NR4 7UQ

Organiser: Lisa Jackson on behalf of Claire Edwards, East of England Core Surgical Training Education Lead

Phone: 01603 286836 ex 2836

Email: lisa.jackson@nnuh.nhs.uk

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The East of England Surgical Cadaveric Simulation 

February 11 2020

Faculty from across the region will facilitate hands on training for the regional Core Surgical Trainees, using fresh-frozen cadaveric tissue.

The course will cover the following topics:

  • Open Inguinal Hernia Repair
  • Saphenofemoral Ligation
  • Stoma formation
  • Bowel Anastomosis & Gastro-Jejunostomy
  • Laparoscopic Skills (e.g.Cholecystectomy and Appendectomy)
  • Laparotomy

This course is only available to East of  England Trainees.  (A £100.00 holding fee is required, and will be returned on attendance)

Book online at: www.cam-pgmc.ac.uk

Contact: Debbie Clapham via dlh48@medschl.cam.ac.uk 

Venue: Evelyn Cambridge Surgical Training Centre, Melbourn

March 2020

Laparoscopic Skills Course for CSTs - course cancelled due to be rescheduled

March 18 2020

09.00 - 16.00

This course is only available to East of  England Trainees core surgical trainees.  (A £50.00 holding fee is required, and will be returned on attendance).  Maximum capacity of 16 delegates.​

The day will consist of a mixture of short lectures and practical sessions. 

Organiser: Lisa Jackson on behalf of Claire Edwards, East of England Core Surgical Training Education Lead

Phone: 01603 286836 ex 2836

Email: lisa.jackson@nnuh.nhs.uk

Venue: Technical Skills Laboratory, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Colney Lane, James Watson Road, Norwich NR4 7UQ

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Regional Basic Sciences Study Day - course cancelled

March 30 2020

09:00 - 16.00

This course is only available to East of  England Trainees core surgical trainees.  (A £50.00 holding fee is required, and will be returned on attendance).  Maximum capacity of 12 delegates.

Small group tutorials and practical activities covering key topics including:

Infection

Thromboprophylaxis

Tissue healing

Surgical pathology

Organiser: Lisa Jackson on behalf of Claire Edwards, East of England Core Surgical Training Education Lead

Phone: 01603 286836 ex 2836

Email: lisa.jackson@nnuh.nhs.uk

Venue: Bob Champion Research and Development Building, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Colney Lane, James Watson Road, Norwich NR4 7UQ

April 2020

The East of England Surgical Cadaveric Simulation  - postponed date to be confirmed

April 7

Faculty from across the region will facilitate hands on training for the regional Core Surgical Trainees, using fresh-frozen cadaveric tissue.

The course will cover the following topics:

  • Open Inguinal Hernia Repair
  • Saphenofemoral Ligation
  • Stoma formation
  • Bowel Anastomosis & Gastro-Jejunostomy
  • Laparoscopic Skills (e.g.Cholecystectomy and Appendectomy)
  • Laparotomy

This course is only available to East of  England Trainees.  (A £100.00 holding fee is required, and will be returned on attendance)

Book online at: www.cam-pgmc.ac.uk

Contact: Julie Graham and Gillian King via jlg37@medschl.cam.ac.uk or gk395@medschl.cam.ac.uk

Venue: Evelyn Cambridge Surgical Training Centre, Melbourn

May 2020

Key Topics for MRCS Part 2 - course cancelled

May 5

10:00 - 16.00

This course is available to East of  England Trainees.  (A £50.00 holding fee is required, and will be returned on attendance)

Topic based learning with simulation and interactive tutorials covering key topics for MRCS A and B including:

Anatomy

Physiology

Perioperative Care

General Surgery

Urology

Organiser: Organiser: Lisa Jackson on behalf of Claire Edwards, East of England Core Surgical Training Education Lead

Phone: 01603 286836 ext 2836

Email: lisa.jackson@nnuh.nhs.uk

Venue: Bob Champion Research and Development Building, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust, Colney Lane, James Watson Road, Norwich NR4 7UQ​

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The East of England Surgical Cadaveric Simulation - postponed date to be confirmed

May 5

Faculty from across the region will facilitate hands on training for the regional Core Surgical Trainees, using fresh-frozen cadaveric tissue.

The course will cover the following topics:

  • Open Inguinal Hernia Repair
  • Saphenofemoral Ligation
  • Stoma formation
  • Bowel Anastomosis & Gastro-Jejunostomy
  • Laparoscopic Skills (e.g.Cholecystectomy and Appendectomy)
  • Laparotomy

This course is only available to East of  England Trainees.  (A £100.00 holding fee is required, and will be returned on attendance)

Book online at: www.cam-pgmc.ac.uk

Contact: Julie Graham and Gillian King via jlg37@medschl.cam.ac.uk or gk395@medschl.cam.ac.uk

Venue: Evelyn Cambridge Surgical Training Centre, Melbourn

June 2020

"A Virtual Celebration of Core Surgery" - East of England Core Surgical Event

June 29 2020 - Via Microsoft Teams 7pm

Free to East of England Trainees

All trainees are expected to produce a powerpoint poster (in landscape) to include title and list of authors.  Please do submit more than one poster, if you have more projects. Deadline for poster submission is 1st June 2020, submit your poster to lisa.jackson@nnuh.nhs.uk

The best 3 posters will be judged on visual appeal, quality of information contained and the quality of project undertaken.  The top 3 posters will be displayed on the Health Education East of England Core Surgical Training website and each winner will be awarded a prize and a certificate.  In addition the winning trainees will be invited to present their research work electronically in a virtual meeting to be held on Monday 29th June 2020 and a “top gun” prize will be awarded for the best presentation.

Please complete the booking form and register your place by clicking on the following link:-

https://nanime.nnuh.nhs.uk/training/courses/a-virtual-celebration-of-core-surgery/

Event Lead: Miss Claire Edwards, East of England Core Surgery Educational Lead

Administrator: Lisa Jackson

Phone: 01603 286836 ex 2836

Email: lisa.jackson@nnuh.nhs.uk

 

July 2020
August 2020

CT1 Regional Induction - Virtual

August 10 

08.00 - 17.30

Regional induction is mandatory for all CT1 core surgery trainees.  Induction is a full day event covering all aspects of the core surgical programme and the school of surgery structure.

Induction is equivalent to 2 days. Day two will consist of a suite of compulsory courses that will be made available for completion via Bridge learning platform.  The compulsory courses are to be completed flexibly by 20th August 2020.

Organiser: Lisa Jackson on behalf of Claire Edwards, East of England Core Surgical Training Education Lead

Phone: 01603 286873 ext 2873

Email: lisa.jackson@nnuh.nhs.uk

Virtual via Zoom

 

 

September 2020

MRCS A Focus Course - virtual

September 8 2020

08.00 - 12.00

This course is available to East of England Core Surgery Trainees.  

The event will focus on preparing you for MRCS A examination.  The day will include question and answer sessions, examination tactics and how to revise. 

Virtual via Zoom

Organiser: Lisa Jackson on behalf of Claire Edwards, East of England Core Surgical Training Education Lead

Phone: 01603 286873 ex 2873

Email: lisa.jackson@nnuh.nhs.uk

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MRCS Part B OSCE Revision Course 

September 21 2020

09.00 - 16.30

This course is available to East of England Core Surgery Trainees.  (A £50.00 holding fee is required, and will be returned on attendance, unless you fail to provide 48 hours' notice of non-attendance).

The event will consist of morning and afternoon sessions with station rotations of various content.

Venue: Simulation Suite, Centrum Building, Norwich Research Park, Colney Lane, Norwich, NR4 7UG. 

Organiser: Lisa Jackson on behalf of Claire Edwards, East of England Core Surgical Training Education Lead

Phone: 01603 286873 ex 2873

Email: lisa.jackson@nnuh.nhs.uk

October 2020

MRCS A Focus Course - virtual

October 5 2020

09.00 - 13.00

This course is available to East of England Core Surgery Trainees.  

The event will focus on preparing you for MRCS A examination.  The day will include question and answer sessions, examination tactics and how to revise. 

Venue: Virtual via Zoom

Organiser: Lisa Jackson on behalf of Claire Edwards, East of England Core Surgical Training Education Lead

Phone: 01603 286873 ex 2873

Email: lisa.jackson@nnuh.nhs.uk

November 2020

Developing your Portfolio - virtual

November 19

08:00 - 12:30pm
Free of charge to East of England Core Surgical Trainees

The course will provide an introduction to the wider aspects of being a surgeon and how to build a well rounded portfolio.  The following topics will be covered:-

Research

Audit

Quality Improvement Projects

Teaching and Education

Management

Organiser: Lisa Jackson on behalf of Claire Edwards, East of England Core Surgical Training Education Lead

Phone: 01603 286873 ext 2873

Email: lisa.jackson@nnuh.nhs.uk

 

Venue: Via Zoom

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East of England Trauma and Orthopaedic Course

November 27 2020

08:30 - 17.00

This course is available to East of  England Core Surgical Trainees.  (A £50.00 holding fee is required, and will be returned on attendance).

The day will commence with a morning session of hands on skills, followed by an afternoon of patient clinical examination practice. 

Organiser: Lisa Jackson on behalf of Claire Edwards, East of England Core Surgical Training Education Lead

Phone: 01603 286873 ext 2873

Email: lisa.jackson@nnuh.nhs.uk

Venue: Simulation Suite, Centrum Building, Norwich Research Park, Colney Lane, Norwich, NR4 7UG. 

December 2020
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