Wednesday, 19 December 2012

Research Fellow: ‘Measuring outcomes after breast cancer surgery’

The Clinical Effectiveness Unit at the RCSEng is advertising a Research Fellowship for a project entitled ‘Measuring outcomes after breast cancer surgery’. 

It is sponsored by the Association of Breast Surgery, British Association of Plastic Reconstructive and Aesthetic Plastic Surgeons and The Royal College of Surgeons of England.

Informal enquiries regarding this post should be directed to Dr David Cromwell, Director, Clinical Effectiveness Unit (email:

For more details and an application form, please write enclosing an A4 self-addressed envelope to: Personnel Department, 35/43 Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London WC2A 3PE, quoting Reference: 37/12

Closing date: 11 January 2013

Sunday, 9 December 2012

Plastic Surgery Journal for Trainees (PSJT)

The Plastic Surgery Journal for Trainees has just launched. Check it out here
"This quarterly journal aims to harness junior trainees' innovative ideas and to act as a platform into the publication process, which can often be challenging. Full access to all the articles will be published online. No subscription fee is required."

Sunday, 2 December 2012

Oncoplastic Breast Reconstruction UK

A copy of the brand new ABS / BAPRAS Oncoplastic Breast Reconstruction Guidelines for Best Practice dropped through the letter box yesterday.

The RCSEng offers a related course: Specialty Skills in Oncoplastic and Breast Reconstruction Surgery Level I.