Cutting it: South West Surgical Career Sessions

Organisers:

Sarah Hardie FY1, Weston General Hospital.
Karuniyan Vipulendran, ST5, Weston General Hospital

Category: Foundation- Surgery
Dates: 14th April, 21st April, 28th April, 5th May, 12th May, 19th May, 26th April, 2nd June
Location: Online

Series of 8 lectures spanning over April to June. Sessions will cover a variety of topics which aim to inform and educate junior trainees about a variety of surgical careers and prepare them for the application process.

Sessions will be delivered over Zoom. Links sent out via email and e-certificate will be available for attendance.

Wednesday evenings 18:30 to 19:30

Please use this link to register to attend.

 

   Date

   Time

   Topic

   Speaker

14.04.2021

1830
1915

"Core Surgery and the Surgical Career Path"

Mr Richard Bamford, Consultant, Taunton

Why General Surgery?

Miss Oroog Ali, ST8, North East

21.04.2021

1830
1915

"Preparing to succeed at the interview: 
A Consultant's Perspective"

Mr David Woods, Consultant, Swindon

Why Plastics?

Miss Sarah Al-Himdani, ST7, South West

28.04.2021

1830
1915

"Preparing to succeed at the interview: 
A Candidate Perspective"

Mr T Edwards, CT1, Severn

Why T&O?

Miss C Sommerville, ST6, South East London

05.05.2021

1830
1915

Portfolio

Mr R Whitham, ST5, Severn

Why Academic?

Mr C Khatri, ST3, Coventry and Warwick

12.05.2021

1830
1915

MRCS

Mrs S Gatfield, ST4, Severn

 

Why Urology?

Mr P Grice, ST4, East Midlands

19.05.2021

1830
1915

"Making a success of Core Training:  
A TPD's Perspective

Miss I Langdon, Consultant, Bath

Why Cardiothoracics?

Mr M Sandhu, ST4, South West

26.05.2021

1830
1915

"Making a success of Core Training: 
A Trainee Perspective"

Mr D Yeomans, ST3, Severn

Why ENT?

Miss E Warner, ST6, North Thames

02.06.2021

1830

Surgical Careers: 
A Women's Perspective

Ms J Maggs, Consultant, Torbay

 

FORMAT:

1830 - 1900  Career Talk
1900 - 1915  Questions
1915 - 1930  Specialty Talk