Tuesday, 25 June 2013

UCL MSc course in burns, plastic and reconstructive surgery

Applications are open for the new MSc in burns, plastic and reconstructive surgery at UCL.

Further details are available from the website.

"This new programme aims to impart a core Knowledge and understanding of burns, plastic and reconstructive surgery techniques, and to equip healthcare professionals and scientists with the research techniques and translational tools necessary for research in this expanding field.

Students will acquire both scientific and clinical research skills in plastic and reconstructive surgery, develop the necessary transferable skills (laboratory, critical, synthetic), and learn an appreciation of the needs and requirements of patients requiring this speciality."

Wexham Park Viva Course in Plastic Surgery 2013

The one day Wexham Park Viva Course in Plastic Surgery is on Saturday 10th August 2013. There are a few places left so do not delay signing up!

"The recently updated Wexham Park Viva course now comprises key sub-speciality lectures in topics that commonly hinder exam success. Given by the invited specialist faculty, these lectures highlight the expected breadth and level of knowledge required in the viva exam. As before, the course provides a valuable opportunity to practice viva technique, receive feedback and improve performance amongst your peers."

The course is aimed at FRCS(Plast) and EBOPRAS exam candidates who should be widely read of the FRCS(Plast) and/or EBOPRAS syllabus.

It costs £195 for the day. Places will be allocated on a first come, first served basis. To apply please go to the website: www.johnlister.ac.uk or email: sabiha.mughal@hwph-tr.nhs.uk for an application form.

Confirmation of place will be made upon receipt of the course fee and completed application form. Preference will be given to those taking the exam soon.

The venue is the The John Lister Postgraduate Medical Centre, Wexham Park Hospital Wexham Street Berks SL2 4HL.