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Let's Talk Surgery: The RCSEd Podcast

Let’s Talk Surgery: The RCSEd Podcast brings you the latest news from the College, providing informative, educational and entertaining content covering a range of healthcare topics and hosting a variety of expert speakers from the RCSEd membership and beyond. If you'd like to ask a question of our hosts or submit a topic for discussion please contact us at comms@rcsed.ac.uk




Let's Talk Surgery: The RCSEd Podcast
Podcast episodes in category "Surgical"


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Episode 37: "Simon Paterson-Brown & MSc Patient Safety and Clinical Human Factors"

30 July 2021  | 
Episode 37: "Simon Paterson-Brown & MSc Patient Safety and Clinical Human Factors"

Mr Simon Paterson-Brown joins the podcast as co-director of the MSc in Patient Safety & Clinical Human factors to discuss the aims of the course, its inception and applicability in everyday healthcare delivery.

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Episode 36: "Vascular Surgery Round-table – Workforce Challenges and Solutions"

26 July 2021  | 
Episode 36: "Vascular Surgery Round-table – Workforce Challenges and Solutions"

Sesi and Paddy are joined by Ciaran McDonnell, Hannah Travers and Mimi Li, vascular surgeons across the grade spectrum for an interesting and insightful discussion around the workforce challenges that faces vascular surgery both now and in the future but also offer some solutions being considered and implemented by the Workforce Committee, Rouleaux club and the wider vascular community. Listen out for a light-hearted but well off the mark prediction of a famous rugby match from Ciaran!

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Episode #29: "Vascular Surgery Roundtable VALS - John Houghton and Andrew Nickinson"

4 June 2021  | 
Episode #29: "Vascular Surgery Roundtable VALS - John Houghton and Andrew Nickinson"

Sesi, Greg and Paddy are joined by John and Andrew, vascular registrars, to discuss their innovative work and research projects around critical limb ischaemia and service redesign.

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Episode #16: "Patient Safety Series #1 with Anna Paisley"

12 February 2021  | 
Episode #16: "Patient Safety Series #1 with Anna Paisley"

The first of 5 episodes in our patient safety series which looks to interview leading figures in patient safety work across RCSEd and the rest of the UK. Miss Anna Paisley, consultant Upper GI Surgeon and chair of the RCSED Patient Safety Group joins Greg and Sesi.

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Episode #14: "FST Series with Mr James Tomlinson, Deputy Director of Faculty of Surgical Trainers"

29 January 2021  | 
Episode #14: "FST Series with Mr James Tomlinson, Deputy Director of Faculty of Surgical Trainers"

On this episode of the Let’s Talk Surgery Podcast FST Series, James Tomlinson joins Greg and Sesi for an exciting, brilliant and informative discussion on training, leadership, and the human side of surgery. Plus some good tips on books to read as well as sage words of wisdom.

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Episode #12: "FST Series with Chris Caddy"

22 January 2021  | 
Episode #12: "FST Series with Chris Caddy"

On the next episode of the Let’s Talk Surgery Faculty of Surgical Trainers Series, we welcome Chris Caddy, retired Consultant Plastic Surgery who shares his reflections of training from the views of being a trainer.

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Episode #11: "FST Series – Robin Paton"

15 January 2021  | 
Episode #11: "FST Series – Robin Paton"

Professor Robin Paton, consultant paediatric orthopaedic surgeon, joins Greg and Sesi to share his reflections of training from the perspective of a trainer. Important messages and lots of good humour.

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Episode #8: "Concussion and Head Injury Awareness with Dr. Jonathan Hanson"

11 December 2020  | 
Episode #8: "Concussion and Head Injury Awareness with Dr. Jonathan Hanson"

Greg and Sesi are joined on the podcast by Dr. Jonathan Hanson, Consultant in Sports & Exercise Medicine, Team doctor for Glasgow Warriors Rugby team and member of the Scottish Government Medical Advisory Group on Sports Concussion. He talks about some of the short, medium and long effects of concussions, the work being done to tackle concussions and head injuries in sports and the general public. Giving the recent spotlight on this, one of his key messages is the need to be cautious and trat head injuries with respect as clinical questions continue over the long term implications.

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Episode #7: "An audience with the RCSEd Leadership Fellow"

30 November 2020  | 
Episode #7: "An audience with the RCSEd Leadership Fellow"

On this week's episode, Greg goes from being the host to the guest - taking us through his leadership experience / journey over the course of a fellowship like no other in the face of the COVID pandemic.

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