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External Courses and Events

This section provides details about courses and events provided by external organisations.  Please note, that the College does not necessarily recognise or endorse these courses or events and we are unable to answer questions about them.  If you would like your course or event to appear on this page, please download the external events form and return to education@rcsed.ac.uk.

Please see the information provided for each individual course/event for contact details.


Refraction Training Courses for Trainee Ophthalmologists

Organisation: Optuitions®
Event Date(s): Various – courses are booked flexibly according to availability
Fee: Starting from £195.00; or £645.00 for a full 2-day course
Venue: Optuitions® Pure Offices Broadwell Road Oldbury West Midlands B69 4BY UK
Aimed at: Trainees in ophthalmology looking to pass the refraction element of the FRCSEd Ophth Part B exam
CPD: N/A

Contact for further information

E-mail: info@optuitions.co.uk
Telephone: +44(0) 121 667 4845
Web Link: http://www.optuitions.co.uk/educational-training-services/

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The Cardiff BAUS Endourology

Organisation: WIMAT
Event Date(s): 12-13 October 2017
Fee: £600
Venue: WIMAT, Cardiff
Aimed at: ST4 and above

Contact for further information

E-mail: wimat@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone: 0292 068 2131
Fax: 0292 068 2132
Web Link: https://wimatcourses.walesdeanery.org/urology?product_id=77

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Global Anaesthesia: A platform for development

Organisation: Royal College of Anaesthetists
Event Date(s): Monday 16th October 2017
Fee: £80.00
Venue: Royal College of Anaesthetists, London
Aimed at: Everyone with an interest in Global Health, in particular access to safe surgery and anaesthesia in a variety of different settings.
CPD: 5 CPD Points

Contact for further information

E-mail: Global@rcoa.ac.uk
Web Link: https://www.rcoa.ac.uk/globalanaesthesia

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Cadaveric Dissection Course for Laparoscopic and Radical Pelvic Surgery and Cytoreductive Surgery

Organisation: Newcastle Surgical Training Centre
Event Date(s): 19-20 October 2017
Fee: Delegate fee: £1400 - Observer fee: £250
Venue: Newcastle Surgical Training Centre
Aimed at: This course is designed to facilitate the practicing consultant/oncology fellows with didactic teaching and hands on experience in Laparoscopic Gynaecological/Oncology surgery conducted by a faculty of renowned international faculty
CPD: Pending

Contact for further information

E-mail: louise.sore@nuth.nhs.uk
Telephone: (+44) 191 213 8589
Web Link: www.nstcsurg.org

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Laparoscopic Suturing Course

Organisation: Cuschieri Skills Centre – University of Dundee
Event Date(s): 24th October 2017
Fee: £250
Venue: Cuschieri Skills Centre, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, Tayside, Scotland, UK
Aimed at: The course is aimed at CT1 or above, or consultants in any specialty who wish to refine their laparoscopic suturing skills.
CPD: 5 points

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Infection Prevention Society Scottish Branch Conference 2017

Organisation: Infection Prevention Society
Event Date(s): 25th October 2017
Fee: Free
Venue: DoubleTree by Hilton Glasgow Central
Aimed at: Any nurse or healthcare worker where Infection Prevention and Control is key within their role or setting e.g. primary, secondary or independent care.

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Women in Medicine

Organisation: British Medical Association
Event Date(s): 31 October 2017
Fee: BMA members £50.00 incl VAT Non members £110.00 incl VAT
Venue: The Stirling Court Hotel
Aimed at: Female doctors working in the UK from all branches of practice
CPD: Currently being applied for from the CPD Certification Service

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Core Skills in Laparoscopic Surgery Course

Organisation: Cuschieri Skills Centre – University of Dundee
Event Date(s): 9th-10th November 2017
Fee: £640
Venue: Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, Tayside, Scotland, UK
Aimed at: The course is equally suitable for the junior surgeon starting out in minimal access surgery and for the more senior surgeon who is either new to laparoscopy or wishes to refresh their core skills.
CPD: 11 points

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Temporal Bone Course

Organisation: Newcastle Surgical Training Centre
Event Date(s): 13 November 2017
Fee: £275 Dissector Fee
Venue: Freeman Hospital , Newcastle Upon Tyne
Aimed at: Target Audience: CT2-ST8
CPD: To be confirmed

Contact for further information

E-mail: louise.sore@nuth.nhs.uk
Telephone: 0191 2138589
Web Link: www.nstcsurg.org

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Advanced Laparoscopic Renal Resection Course Using Thiel's Cadavers

Organisation: Cuschieri Skills Centre – University of Dundee
Event Date(s): 16th – 17th November 2017
Fee: £950
Venue: Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, DD1 9SY, Scotland, UK
Aimed at: Senior Trainees and Consultants who have already achieved some competency in urological laparoscopy
CPD: 12 point

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The 5th Annual Career in Surgery Conference

Organisation: CiS – Instrumental Medicine
Event Date(s): 18 November 2017
Fee: £30 for medical students and London HEE trainees, £60 for all other Doctors
Venue: Guy’s Campus, King’s College London
Aimed at: Medical students and junior trainees interested in pursuing a surgical career
CPD: 6 CPD by RCSed

Contact for further information

E-mail: info@careerinsurgery.org.uk
Web Link: https://careerinsurgery.co.uk

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Colorectal Cancer Peritoneal Metastases: What you and your MDT need to know

Organisation: The Christie School of Oncology
Event Date(s): Tuesday 21st November 2017
Fee: £40 Medics £20 Non-Medics £100 for a team of 5 participants
Venue: Education Centre (Dept 17), The Christie, Manchester, M20 4BX
Aimed at: Oncologists, surgeons, specialist nurses, radiologists, pathologists and senior trainees working within a colorectal multidisciplinary team

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Laparoscopic Bile Duct Exploration - Hands-on Choledochoscopy Course

Organisation: NHSL
Event Date(s): 22nd November 2017
Fee: £450 Fee includes: DVD with course material, Lunch, Tea & Coffee breaks
Venue: The Medical Education Training Centre, Kirklands Hospital, Bothwell, G71 8BB
Aimed at: This is a one day intensive hands-on course aimed at Hepatobiliary and Upper GI consultants and senior trainees who wish to develop the skills necessary for Laparoscopic Bile Duct Exploration

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SURGICAL SKILLS FOR PAEDIATRIC TRAUMA COURSE

Organisation: Newcastle Surgical Training Centre
Event Date(s): 30th November & 1st December 2017
Fee: Dissector Fee £1200.00
Venue: Freeman Hospital , Newcastle Upon Tyne
Aimed at: THE COURSE WILL BE OPEN TO CONSULTANT AND SENIOR TRAINEE PAEDIATRIC SURGEONS, AND THOSE WITH A MAJOR INTEREST IN PAEDIATRICS
CPD: Approved 12 CPD points by RCS Edinburgh

Contact for further information

E-mail: Gail.russell@nuth.nhs.uk
Telephone: 0191 2138628
Web Link: www.nstcsurg.org

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Laparoscopy in Urogynaecology-hands-on Advanced Course on Thiel cadavers

Organisation: Cuschieri Skills Centre – University of Dundee
Event Date(s): 30th November – 1st December 2017
Fee: £950
Venue: Cuschieri Skills Centre, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, Scotland, UK
Aimed at: Consultants and Senior registrars (ST6-7) with interest in Urogynaecology who have already achieved some competency in gynaecological laparoscopy.

Contact for further information

E-mail: cscbookings@dundee.ac.uk
Telephone: +44 (0)1382 383400
Web Link: https://cuschieri.dundee.ac.uk/course-calendar

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Septorhinoplasty and Facial Plastics Course

Organisation: Newcastle Surgical Training Centre
Event Date(s): 4-6 December 2017
Fee: £975 3 day, £775- 2 days £375 1 day
Venue: Newcastle Surgical Training Centre
Aimed at: ST3-ST8 and Consultants and Career Grade doctors wishing to update their skills
CPD: Pending

Contact for further information

E-mail: louise.sore@nuth.nhs.uk
Telephone: (+44) 191 213 8589
Web Link: www.nstcsurg.org

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Intermediate Skills for Laparoscopic Surgeons

Organisation: Cuschieri Skills Centre – University of Dundee
Event Date(s): 11th – 13th December 2017
Fee: £950
Venue: Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Dundee, Tayside, Scotland, UK
Aimed at: Aimed at surgical trainees (SPR) with some prior experience of laparoscopic cholecystectomy.
CPD: 18 points

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South Wales Oral and Maxillofacial Cadaveric Workshop

Organisation: WIMAT, Cardiff
Event Date(s): 12-15 December 2017
Fee: £1250
Venue: WIMAT, Cardiff Medicentre
Aimed at: Aimed at ST3 and above, this unique week long course covering all the major areas of Maxillofacial surgery. With the emphasis of the week very much on hands on practical teaching

Contact for further information

E-mail: wimat@cardiff.ac.uk
Telephone: 029 20682132
Web Link: https://wimatcourses.walesdeanery.org/oral_maxillofacial_surgery?product_id=76

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14th Basic Biomechanics in Orthopaedics (BBiOrth) course

Organisation: Instrumental Medicine Ltd
Event Date(s): Saturday 16 December 2017
Fee: £199 (£10 discount per person if 2 people attend together)
Venue: The Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole Street, London W1G 0AE
Aimed at: Junior doctors/Core Trainees/SpRs/Middle Grades
CPD: 6 CPD by The RCS Edinburgh

Contact for further information

E-mail: Sara Cahn Info@bbiorth.co.uk
Web Link: www.bbiorth.co.uk

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FRCS (Tr & Orth) Basic Science VIVA course

Organisation: Instrumental Medicine Ltd
Event Date(s): Sunday 17 December 2017
Fee: £199 (£10 discount per person if 2 people attend together)
Venue: The Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole Street, London W1G 0AE
Aimed at: SpRs/Middle Grades
CPD: Applied for

Contact for further information

E-mail: Sara Cahn info@bbiorth.co.uk
Web Link: www.frcsorthoviva.co.uk

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Advanced US Guided Biopsy Simulation

Organisation: Newcastle Surgical Training Centre (NSTC), Freeman Hospital
Event Date(s): 9 January 2018
Fee: £275
Venue: Newcastle Surgical Training Centre (NSTC), Freeman Hospital
Aimed at: ST3-ST5 and Registrars and newly qualified consultants
CPD: Pending

Contact for further information

E-mail:
Telephone: 0191 213 8628
Web Link: www.nstcsurg.org

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LASER PROSTATE CADAVERIC COURSE

Organisation: Newcastle Surgical Training Centre (NSTC), Freeman Hospital
Event Date(s): 11 January 2018
Fee: £600.00
Venue: Newcastle Surgical Training Centre (NSTC), Freeman Hospital
Aimed at: This course is aimed at consultants and senior trainees who are interested in Prostate Laser Surgery, Holmium and high power KTP techniques.
CPD: Awaiting approval.

Contact for further information

E-mail: gail.russell@nuth.nhs.uk
Telephone: 0191 213 8628
Web Link: http://www.nstcsurg.org

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Laparoscopic Colorectal Train the Trainers Course (LAPCO TT)

Organisation: The Christie School of Oncology
Event Date(s): 22nd & 23rd January 2018
Fee: £695
Venue: Education Centre (Dept 17), The Christie, Manchester, M20 4BX
Aimed at: Consultant Colorectal Surgeons

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Advanced Cadaveric Trauma Surgery Course

Organisation: Newcastle Surgical Training Centre
Event Date(s): 29 - 30 January 2018
Fee: £1150 for dissector
Venue: Newcastle Surgical Training Centre
Aimed at: ST3-ST8, Consultants, SAS Grades
CPD: Pending

Contact for further information

E-mail: louise.sore@nuth.nhs.uk
Telephone: (+44) 191 213 8589
Web Link: www.nstcsurg.org

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2nd UK Colorectal Robotic Surgery Conference And Cadaveric Hands On Dissection Course

Organisation: Newcastle Surgical Training Centre
Event Date(s): 26th - 27th March 2018
Fee: £1200 for dissector
Venue: Newcastle Surgical Training Centre
Aimed at: This course is designed to facilitate the surgeon with didactic and hands on cadaveric training experience. Conducted by a faculty of experienced surgeons, this is an intensive two-day course of lectures, debate, exchange and practical hands on experience on Colorectal procedures using an XI Da Vinci Robot.
CPD: RCS

Contact for further information

E-mail: Louise.sore@nuth.nhs.uk
Web Link: www.nstcsurg.org

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The 2nd UK HPB Robotic Surgery Conference and Hands On Dissection Course

Organisation: Newcastle Surgical Training Centre
Event Date(s): 28th - 29th March 2018
Fee: £1200 for dissector
Venue: Newcastle Surgical Training Centre
Aimed at: This course is designed to facilitate the surgeon with didactic and hands on cadaveric training experience. Conducted by a faculty of experienced laparoscopic surgeons, this is an intensive two day course of lectures, debate, exchange and practical hands on experience on HPB procedures using an XI Da Vinci Robot.
CPD: Pending

Contact for further information

E-mail: Louise.sore@nuth.nhs.uk
Web Link: www.nstcsurg.org

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The Urology Foundation Centre of Robotic Training

Organisation: Newcastle Surgical Training Centre
Event Date(s): 22-23 May 2018
Fee: £1200
Venue: Freeman Hospital , Newcastle Upon Tyne
Aimed at: Available to all urology training grades/consultants
CPD: Pending

Contact for further information

E-mail: louise.sore@nuth.nhs.uk
Telephone: 0191 2138589
Web Link: www.nstcsurg.org

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The 3rd UK Transoral Robotic Surgery Conference and Cadaveric Hands On Dissection Course

Organisation: Newcastle Surgical Training Centre
Event Date(s): 25th - 26th June 2018
Fee: £1200 for dissector
Venue: Newcastle Surgical Training Centre
Aimed at: This course is designed to facilitate the surgeon with didactic and hands on cadaveric training experience. Conducted by a faculty of experienced surgeons, this is an intensive two day course of lectures, debate, exchange and practical hands on experience on TORS procedures using an XI Da Vinci Robot.
CPD: Pending

Contact for further information

E-mail: Louise.sore@nuth.nhs.uk
Web Link: www.nstcsurg.org


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