Category Archives: Teaching

Harlow Teaching Day – Knees – Thursday 26th April 2018

Dear Trainees, This is a reminder for the T&O Knee Regional Training Day taking place on the 26thApril 2018.   Please see the programme attached for your reference along with the key details below. Key Details Event:  T&O Knee Regional Training Day Date:  Thursday 26 April 2018 Time:  09:45 – 16:45 Venue:  Parndon Hall, Postgraduate Centre,… Read More »

Educational message: Update on training days

Educational message: I hope that everyone is still finding training opportunities during this lean period, which has affected every hospital in the UK, let alone the region. My appreciation to all the training day convenors over the last year as the feedback has been awesome for every day. Your feedback from last year has been… Read More »

Peterborough – January Regional Training Day – Hands with Mr Andy McKee

Good afternoon, Please see attached the programme for the Regional Training Day taking place on Thursday 18th January 2018.  Please see key details below.   Key Details ·         Event:  T&O Regional Training Day – Hands with Mr Andy McKee ·         Date:  18th January 2018 ·         Time:  9AM start ·         Venue:  The Learning Centre at Peterborough Hospital, The Edith Cavell Campus,… Read More »

BOFAS Principles of Foot and Ankle Surgery Course – 11th-12th June 2018

22nd BOFAS Principles of Foot and Ankle Surgery Course British Orthopaedic Foot and Ankle Society 11th 12th June 2018 The BOFAS Principles Course in Foot & Ankle Surgery is to be held at IWM Duxford, Cambridgeshire CB22 4QR Cambridge Course flyer Cambridge Course application   Aimed at Higher Surgical Trainees Course Director Mr Tim Williams (Colchester)… Read More »

Paediatric Orthopaedics – The bare bones for the FRCS Tr & Orth – Norwich – 28th & 29th June 2018

Paediatric Orthopaedics The bare bones for the FRCS Tr & Orth Norwich – 28th & 29th June 2018 A two-day course designed to comprehensively cover Paediatric Orthopaedics for the OCAP syllabus Ideal preparation for the FRCS examination Short, focused tutorials on all the essential topics • Utilising problem-based learning, including pre-reading Practical stations: Radiographic interpretation… Read More »

HIP TEACHING! West Suffolk Hospital 9th November 2017

  FRCS Hip Preparation Day Thursday 9th November West Suffolk Hospital Post Graduate Education Centre Registration from 8.30-9 (coffee will be available!!) Convenor: Mr Parsons Please find the agenda HERE Pre reading: Tribology, principles of primary hip replacements, principles of revision surgery ***+ Evening meal at the Bushel Hotel*** See menu + Festive options        … Read More »

An EDUCATIONAL message from Mr Kang

Dear all Welcome to the new ST3s and hope the summer holidays have refreshed you all. You’ll have noticed that we have a new T&O administrator, Jamie Biggs (jb2152@medschl.cam.ac.uk), who has made life easier for all. I’d like to thank Majeed Shakokani for “stepping up to the plate” as the Educational Lead for trainees, following… Read More »

Regional Training Day – Young Adult Hip

****NEW EVENTBRITE REGISTRATION OPEN**** Dear All, Following on from my previous email,  this is another reminder for the T&O Regional Training Day taking place on Tuesday 3rd October 2017.  I have attached the programme for your reference and included the key details below. Key Details Title: T&O Regional Training Day – Young Adult Hip Date:… Read More »

Spinal Regional Teaching Day – 2nd June – Ipswich Hospital

Spinal Regional Teaching Ipswich Hospital Postgraduate Centre Edith Cavell Room 10AM – 3.30PM 10.00AM – 11.00AM  Degenerative Spinal Conditions / Treatments 11.00AM – 11.30AM General Orthopaedic Viva 11.30AM – 12.30PM Saw Bones / Halo 12.30PM – 13.15PM Lunch 13.15PM – 14.00PM Spinal Emergencies (trauma, tumour, infection) 14.00PM – 14.30PM Spinal Viva 14.30PM – 15.00PM “Pathfinder”… Read More »

2017-18 Provisional Teaching Dates

Hi All, Building upon the changes for the 16-17 year there is an excellent program being developed for next year.  Below of the provisional dates for 2017-18.   Tuesday 22nd August FRCS preparation shoulder and elbow course, @ Deakin centre, Addenbrookes. Convenor NK September 13th ST3 induction, Addenbrookes. Convenors AS, LL & NK Friday 13th… Read More »