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Event Details | Annual Conference of the Faculty of Surgical Trainers – Communication, Communication, Communication

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Annual Conference of the Faculty of Surgical Trainers – Communication, Communication, Communication

The surgical trainer and their ability to communicate is pivotal to the development of the trainee and the team. The FST Conference 2020 will explore all facets of communication including channels, relationships and techniques to improve. We will hear from the aviation industry on how they communicate effectively in difficult, time critical situations and debate distractions and communication in theatre. Delegates will have a choice of workshops - a taster session on NOTSS or how to talk to the trainee in difficulty.

Suitability

All surgeons with an interest in surgical training.

Event Format

Presentations, debate, and group discussion.

Event Objectives

The conference aims to highlight the importance of communication in all areas of surgical education and how to improve communication channels.

Learning Outcomes

After attending this one day conference delegates will be able to:

  • Understand the importance of briefing and debriefing
  • Understand the importance of situational awareness and engaging the team
  • Have a constructive conversation with the trainee in difficulty
  • Understand issues around communication and distractions in theatre

Costs

Fee: £155.00 
Fee for RCSEd Members/Fellows: £130.00 

Fee for FST Members: £110.00 
Fee for Medical Students: £60.00

Conference Director 

Mr David O’Regan, Director of the Faculty of Surgical Trainers

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Get in touch

If you have any questions about this event, please contact us and a member of our Education team will be happy to help you.

The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh
The Education Team

Phone: +44 (0)131 527 1600
Fax: +44 (0)131 557 6406

Email: education@rcsed.ac.uk