Launching Toolkit for Autonomous Practice for SAS/LED Surgeons and Steps to Specialist Grade Appointment

22nd April 2024, 18:00 to 19:00 BST


A large proportion of SAS/LED surgeons practice autonomously but their practice is not recognised as such. A Toolkit has been developed to assist SAS/LED surgeons to establish autonomous practice. This will be launched formally by President of RCSEd Prof Rowan Parks and then elaborated further by experts. Evidence of autonomous practice is essential for career progression, Portfolio Pathway & appointment to Specialist Grade post besides of course recognition by the authorities. Discussion will follow on key requirements for appointment to Specialist Grade and offer suggestions to achieve them.


This webinar aims to provide information on how to establish Autonomous Practice & get appointed to Specialist Grades.

Learning Objectives

By the end of this webinar, attendees should be able to:

  • Learn benefits of autonomous practice and steps to establish themselves as Autonomous Practitioners.
  • Learn key requirements for Specialist Grade appointment & how to overcome them.

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Our panellists include:

  • Majid Mukadam MBE - Chair, SASLC Committee RCSEd
  • Professor Rowan Parks - President RCSEd
  • Mr S S Murali (Speaker) - Associate Specialist Urology
  • Dr M K Shashidhara (Speaker) - Associate Specialist in Anaesthetics
  • Mr Avinash Deodhar (Speaker) - Specialist Grade Plastic Surgery


1 Hour

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A recording of the webinar will be made available on this page in the days following the live broadcast.

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