Category Archives: Research

ORCA Update

Hello everyone, As some of you may already know, ORCA (Orthopaedic Research Collaborative east Anglia) is our region’s trainee research network. We are calling all interested trainees to help raise the research profile of our region, with everyone’s input, we have no doubt we can achieve this. With that said, we would like to invite… Read More »

SICOT 2018 Preliminary Programme

SICOT 2018 Preliminary Programme Preliminary Program Dear Friends, On behalf of the SICOT Board of Directors and the Congress President, Dr Julio C Fernandes, it gives me great pleasure to welcome every single one of you to the 39th SICOT Orthopaedic World Congress to be held from the 10-13 October 2018. This is the second… Read More »

Doctor Wellbeing Survey

Dear All trainees, I know you’ve already had an email about my survey-based project, but so far I’ve only had 20 responses!! Thank you to the 20 of you who have filled it in, much appreciated.  I’m emailing again to ask if you could please please filling my survey. I know it will take about… Read More »

MSc in Surgical Innovation – Imperial College

Dear Trainee We are beginning the enrolment for the 2018 entry into the Imperial College MSc in Surgical Innovation. Core modules Principles of surgery Surgical education Leadership, safety and quality improvement. Technological innovation Then choose a speciality module from Bariatrics Colorectal surgery Oesophago-gastric surgery Orthopaedics Trauma management Vascular surgery ENT (new this year) Transplantation (new this year) Plus… Read More »

ORUK / CeramTec research award

Applicants are invited to submit an essay on: How do bearing types and fixation methods affect infection rates after hip arthroplasty, and how you would investigate further? Open to: All MSK specialists and researchers who are interested in orthopaedic related infections. Prize: Up to £3k to cover travel/accommodation to an educational meeting of the winners’… Read More »