Education, Training and CPD

We are committed to supporting surgeons from foundation to consultant level with their education, training and continuous professional development across the surgical specialties.

We do this through the delivery of innovative and current educational activities both throughout the UK and internationally. This includes a full rolling programme of high quality events and courses developed and delivered by leading experts in their fields. A range of development opportunities that reflect the diversity of interests of today′s surgeons.

Underpinning all of this activity is our mission to provide postgraduate educational services that support surgeons in the delivery of the highest standards of healthcare.

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Events and Courses

International Diploma in Expedition and Wilderness Medicine

Advanced Surgery

MSc, PgDip, PgCert

Starting in September 2016, this course is run in parthership with the UUniversity of Glasgow.

The programme will enable you to critically engage and evaluate a wide range of scientific data and research strategies, as well as acquiring and developing transferable theoretical and practical skills.

  • Suitable for surgical trainees across all training grades
  • Develop understanding of the science which underpins surgical practice
  • Hands-on surgical skills training on cadaveric material in a Clinical Anatomy Skills Centre
  • Teaching is provided by University of Glasgow School of Medicine and the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow

Find out more and apply through the University of Glasgow.

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