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Study Leave – Aspirational Activity

Having now received several applications for funding beyond the £600 limit or for “aspirational” study leave, I have to remind you all of the following. Funding will only be granted when applied for prospectively So far the majority of requests I have received have been for courses already attended. I have been lenient up to… Read More »

Hand Surgery Revision course

21—22 March 2019 Venue: Saïd Business School Course convenor: Mr Nicholas Riley Consultant Hand and Wrist Surgeon, Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre. Oxford Educational aims


Fancy helping with a national audit? In association with the North West Orthopaedic Research Collaborative, we are looking to recruit volunteers across the country to participate in a national audit of peri-operative tranexamic acid (TXA) use in surgery for neck of femur fractures. The current evidence base suggests that administration of TXA to patients undergoing… Read More »

CTOC registration…… study leave deadline looming

There are now only 9 weeks left to the 2019 Cambridge Trauma and Orthopaedic Club meeting on the 29th March 2019. Don’t miss the study leave deadline, which is fast approaching (only one week left to apply!). The meeting is held at Clare College, Cambridge and is free to attend; there is a great set… Read More »

Cambridge basic science FRCS (Orth) revision course

Date: 13/03/2019 – 15/03/2019 Location: Jesus College, Cambridge More Information Course convenor: Mr Vikas Khanduja Aimed at trainees who are in their earlier years of training and those preparing for the FRCS (Tr & Orth) examination. This course is also suitable for consultant orthopaedic surgeons in practice who wish to refresh their knowledge in orthopaedic… Read More »