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RCSEd Communication Skills Video Competition

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30 Oct 2014
Competition deadline extended to 16 January 2015!

The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSEd) is pleased to invite Medical Students, Doctors and Trainees to submit entries for its Communications Skills Video Competition 2014/2015!


video compCommunications Skills are vital for all medical professionals and form a key element of the MRCS OSCE examination. This competition invites all UK and international Medical Students, Doctors and Trainees to get creative and demonstrate their understanding of good communication skills by creating a video which highlights one of the three elements examined in the MRCS OSCE.

Entrants are invited to prepare and record a three minute video of a scenario showcasing good communications practice in one of the three Communication Skills elements:

  • Talking with relatives and carers
  • Communicating with colleagues
  • History-Taking
The Prize

All Entrants will receive one year’s free affiliation with the RCSEd Affiliate Network.

The winner (or winners) can choose to attend any RCSEd course or enhance their career by joining surgeons from across the globe at the RCSEd President’s Meeting and Audit Symposium 2015. The President's Meeting 2015 will explore the theme of Surgical Oncology.

video comp2The winner (or winners) of this competition, will receive a travel and accommodation package to attend the course or Meeting of your choice in Edinburgh, staying at the wonderful Ten Hill Place Hotel.

For further information about the competition and full terms and conditions, please visit the video competition website.

To submit your video entry please log in / register here.

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