Posted April 7th 2021 (15 days ago)

Foundation School Bulletin

Medical Dermatology Education Video Prize

The British Society of Medical Dermatology (BSMD) is launching a new prize for U.K. Foundation Doctors for a patient education video on a topic related to Medical Dermatology. Prizes include a Medical Dermatology Textbook, as well as the opportunity for a credited video on the official BSMD YouTube channel for the winners.

The video must not exceed 5 minutes. A successful video entry would be accessible to an audience of patients or carers via our YouTube site, with information delivered in a patient-centred fashion. The video could be focussed on understanding the condition or on help with an aspect of treatment, with signposting for further information e.g. British Association of Dermatologists information website or patient information leaflets.

Deadline - 6th August

For more information, see

TMS International Junior Doctor's Conference for Aspiring Surgeons 2021

Dear colleagues,

We are writing to you to make you aware of an upcoming virtual conference called the “TMS International Junior Doctors’ Conference for Aspiring Surgeons”. This event is being held on Microsoft teams on Saturday, 26/06/2021, from 09:00 to 17:00.

The day will include talks from world-renowned speakers, audit/research presentations and prizes for selected presentation winners. Poster and oral presentation submission are open to medical students, FY and any doctor applying for Core Surgical Training (Submission deadline is on 25/04/2021). General conference attendance is open to all training grades.

For more information visit or e-mail us on 

Dr Shaikh Sanjid Seraj (MBBS MMedEd)
NHS SHO Doctor & ARU Associate Lecturer
Aspiring Surgeons Conference Lead Organiser

Bristol Safety Patient Conference 2021

Share your QI, education & innovation projects

Our independent national conference is now in its eighth year.
• Hear from patient safety and quality improvement experts
• Share your work in our poster competition
• Choose from a diverse range of workshops

National Poster Competition - deadline 9th April
The pandemic has necessitated new approaches to the provision of medical care in unprecedented circumstances. We invite you to share QI projects and projects that encompass learning during this time.

Who should apply? - junior doctors, nurses, midwives, consultants, AHPs, GPs, medical students and those working in care settings, among others.

Up to 100 posters. Successful entries receive:
• An invitation to give a live poster presentation*
• A discounted delegate rate of £159. Co-authors also qualify for the discounted rate.
• A national poster competition presentation certificate
• Opportunity to win a first or second prize in each themed group of 10 posters
* 2-minute oral presentation followed by judge-led Q&A

More competition details on our website here.