Core Surgical Training Dates

Febuary 2019

Core Surgical Training Cadaveric Programme 

February 5
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

Surgical Simulation FINAL FLYER 2018-2019 Core Trainees

Organiser: Debbie Clapham

Phone: 01763 262039

Email: dlh48@medschl.cam.ac.uk 

Website: https://www.cam-pgmc.ac.uk/courses/core-surgical-training-simulation-programme-02-04-19

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Basic knee and shoulder arthroscopy course

February 6 (8:00am) to February 7  (5:00pm) 
£50
 

Website: icenicentre.org

Venue: iceni centre, CO4 5JL, United Kingdom

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Generic Interview Skills Course

February 14 2019 08.30 - 13.00

Free to East of England and East Midlands Trainees

Venue: 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

Course - Fully booked

March 2019

Orthopaedic ST3 interview preparation course

March 1
8:00 am - 5:00 pm

£50

ST3 course poster 2019

Organiser: Andrew McKee

Email: st3interviewcourse@gmail.com

Venue: Peterborough City Hospital, Edith Cavell Campus, Bretton Gate, PE3 9GZ,United Kingdom

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Key Topics for MRCS

March 7

09:00 - 16.30pm
Free of charge to East of England Trainees

Small group tutorials and practical activities covering key topics for MRCS A and B including:

Infection

Thromboprophylaxis

Tissue healing

Surgical pathology

Organiser: Claire Edwards/Lisa Jackson

Phone: 01603 286873 ex 2873

Email: lisa.jackson@nnuh.nhs.uk

Venue: Simulation centre, Centrum, Norwich

Norwich Research Park Innovation Centre, Colney Ln, Norwich, NR4 7UG United Kingdom

 
April 2019

Core Surgery Cadaveric Programme

April 2
8:00am - 5:00pm

Surgical Simulation FINAL FLYER 2018-2019 Core Trainees

Organiser: Debbie Clapham​

Phone: 01763 262039

Email: dlh48@medschl.cam.ac.uk

Website: https://www.cam-pgmc.ac.uk/courses/core-surgical-training-simulation-programme-02-04-19

 

 

May 2019

Key Topics for MRCS Part 2

May 2

10:00 - 16.00
Free of charge to East of England Trainees

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

Anatomy

Physiology

Perioperative Care

General Surgery

Urology

Please refer to course flyer below

Organiser: Claire Edwards/Lisa Jackson

Phone: 01603 286873 ext 2873

Email: lisa.jackson@nnuh.nhs.uk

Venue: Simulation centre, Centrum, Norwich

Norwich Research Park Innovation Centre, Colney Ln, Norwich, NR4 7UG United Kingdom

Website: https://www.norwichresearchpark.com/property-and-park/availability-by-building/centrum

 

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Core Surgery Cadaveric Programme

May 7
8:00am - 5:00pm

Surgical Simulation FINAL FLYER 2018-2019 Core Trainees

Organiser: Debbie Clapham

Phone: 01763 262039

Email: dlh48@medschl.cam.ac.uk

Website: https://www.cam-pgmc.ac.uk/courses/core-surgical-training-simulation-programme-02-04-19

Venue: Evelyn Centre, SG8 6DP United Kingdom

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Topics in core surgery

May 24
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Free to East of England Trainees

A small group seminar focussing on areas of the curriculum trainees find difficult

Organiser: Lisa Jackson

Phone: 01603 286873 ex 2873

Email: lisa.jackson@nnuh.nhs.uk

Venue: NANIME, Bob Champion Building NR4 7UQ

June 2019

East of England Core Surgical Training - Research, Audit and Quality Improvement Day

June 5

10 am - 4pm
Free to East of England Trainees

All trainees are expected to produce an abstract (in Word format) of no more than 150 words excluding the title and list of authors. Deadline for abstract submission is 1st May 2019 to lisa.jackson@nnuh.nhs.uk.  Results of abstract submission will be issued on 10th May 2019.  The writers of the top scoring abstracts will be invited to give a podium presentation on 5th June 2019.  The remaining authors will be invited to produce and present an A2 poster.  

Please refer to course flyer below

Organiser: Lisa Jackson

Phone: 01603 286873 ex 2873

Email: lisa.jackson@nnuh.nhs.uk

Venue: Postgraduate Medical Centre, Level 1, The Deakin Centre, Box 111, Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 0SP

July 2019

Core surgery vascular course

July 6

Full day, 09.00 - 17.30

Free of charge to East of England Core Surgery Trainees, 8 - 12 delegate spaces available

Schedule:

Morning:

Introduction (9-9.15)

1. Lecture - Principles of vascular surgery (9.30-10.00)

2. Vascular access – prosections and practical (10.00 – 12.30: 20min examining prosections and atlas, 3x 40min dissection, with breaks) (each candidate expected to finish one vascular access)

a. Radial a.

b. Brachial a.

c. Axillary a.

d. Femoral a

e. Supra-geniculate popliteal a.

f. Infra-geniculate popliteal a.

 

Afternoon:

1. Lecture - Vascular handling and anastomosis (13.30-14.00)

2. Practical – Vascular Anastomosis (14.00 - 15.00)

a. Arteriotomy and patch

b. Arterio-venous  fistula

Tea break

3. Lecture – Major limb amputation (15.20 – 15.50)

4. Prosections – Major limb amputation (15.50 - 16.35)

5. Radiology (16.35 -17.20)

Organiser: Claire Edwards/Lisa Jackson

Phone: 01603 286873 ext 2873

Email: lisa.jackson@nnuh.nhs.uk

Venue: Anatomy Department, University of Cambridge

August 2019
September 2019

MRCS Part B OSCE Revision Course

September 13

09.00 - 16.30

Free to East of England Core SurgicalTrainees

Morning and afternoon session with six station rotations of various content.

Organiser: Lisa Jackson

Phone: 01603 286873 ex 2873

Email: lisa.jackson@nnuh.nhs.uk

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

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Vascular Teaching Day

September 19

09.00 - 16.30

Free to East of England Core Surgical Trainees (£50.00 holding fee is required, and will be returned upon attendance)

Hands on practical session, covering the following topics:-

  • Anastamosis
  • Patch Skills
  • Embolectomy

Programme to be confirmed

Organiser: Mr Sohail Choksy, Consultant General and Vascular Surgeon

To book your place please email Lisa Jackson, Regional Surgical Education Administrator, lisa.jackson@nnuh.nhs.uk

Venue: The ICENI Centre, Colchester Hospital, Turner Road, Colchester, Essex, CO4 5JL

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MRCS A Focus Course

September 27
1:00pm - 5:00pm
Free to East of England Core Surgical Trainees

Programme to be confirmed

Organiser: Lisa Jackson

Phone: 01603 286873 ex 2873

Email: lisa.jackson@nnuh.nhs.uk

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

November 2019

The East of England Surgical Cadaveric Simulation 

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

Venue: Evelyn Cambridge Surgical Training Centre, Melbourn

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Laparoscopic Skills Course

November 12

08.00 - 17.00

No course fee however £50 charge for those that have booked but do not attend

This course is suitable for IST general surgery (ST1, ST2) and CT2 with interest in General Surgery.

Programme

Morning Session Venue Wet Lab - Practical hands (Extendable)
Laparoscopic stapling
Laparoscopic cholecystectomy
Laparoscopic gastroenterostomy Laparoscopic suturing MCQs

Afternoon Session Venue Hoveton Room - Live Operating
Inguinal hernia Incisional hernia
Laparoscopic colorectal

To reserve a place please email completed form to pgme@jpaget.nhs.uk

Course Convener
Mr K Aryal, Consultant Surgeon and Surgical Tutor, JPUH
Supported by Ethicon Endosurgery, Stortz, Applied Medical

Venue: Wet Lab, Education & Training Centre, James Paget University Hospital

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MRCS A Focus course

November 15
9:00am - 1:00pm
Free to East of England Core Surgical Trainees

Please refer to attached programme.

Organiser: Lisa Jackson

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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Trauma & Orthopedic Study Day
 
November 18
09.00 - 5.00pm
 
This course is available to East of  England Trainees.  (A £50.00 holding fee is required, and will be returned on attendance)
 
The morning will consist of various skills stations, followed by an afternoon session of patient eProxaminations
 
Please refer to course flyer attached.
 
Organiser: Lisa Jackson

Phone: 01603 286873 ex 2873

Email: lisa.jackson@nnuh.nhs.uk

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

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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. 

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, 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 286873 ex 2873

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

Key Topics for MRCS, Part 1

March 30 2020

09:00 - 16.30pm

This course is only available to East of  England Trainees.  (A £50.00 holding fee is required, and will be returned on attendance).  Maximum capacity of 20 delegates.

Small group tutorials and practical activities covering key topics for MRCS A and B 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 286873 ex 2873

Email: lisa.jackson@nnuh.nhs.uk

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

April 2020

The East of England Surgical Cadaveric Simulation 

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

Venue: Evelyn Cambridge Surgical Training Centre, Melbourn

May 2020

Key Topics for MRCS Part 2

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 286873 ext 2873

Email: lisa.jackson@nnuh.nhs.uk

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

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The East of England Surgical Cadaveric Simulation 

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

Venue: Evelyn Cambridge Surgical Training Centre, Melbourn

June 2020

Research, Audit and Quality Improvement Day - East of England Core Surgical Training 

June 29

10 am - 4pm
Free to East of England Trainees (A £50.00 holding fee is required, and will be returned on attendance)

All trainees are expected to produce an abstract (in Word format) of no more than 150 words excluding the title and list of authors. Deadline for abstract submission is 25th May 2020 to lisa.jackson@nnuh.nhs.uk.  Results of abstract submission will be issued on 3rd June 2020.  The writers of the top scoring abstracts will be invited to give a podium presentation on 29th June 2020.  The remaining authors will be invited to produce and present an A2 poster.  

Programme TBC

Organiser: Lisa Jackson

Phone: 01603 286873 ex 2873

Email: lisa.jackson@nnuh.nhs.uk

Venue: Kevin Lafferty Lecture Theatre (KLT), Post Graduate Centre (Education Centre), Basildon University Hospital, Nethermayne, Basildon, SS16 5NL

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