Future orthopaedic surgeons conference


Saturday 8 November 2014


Venue Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street
Organised by

Orthopaedics Section


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about this event

FOSC is an international trauma and orthopaedic surgery conference aimed solely at medical students and junior doctors. Now in it's sixth year at the Royal Society of Medicine, FOSC continues to bring the latest updates on orthopaedic training and selection and cutting edge practical workshops.

Organised jointly by the Orthopaedics Section and FOS and in association with with BOA and BOTA, FOSC will provide delegates with accurate and up-to-date information on orthopaedic training and applications.


FOSC offers attendees the chance to present their work at the meeting to both their peers and eminent Orthopaedic surgeons.

Abstract Length: 250 Words
Abstract Submission Deadline: 26th September 2014
Submitted to: abstracts@Futureorthopaedicsurgeons.com
Shortlist Announced: 6th October 2014

You can book onto this meeting for the morning session only or for the full day which includes the practical workshops. The morning session ends after lunch at 2.30 pm - This includes the poster exhibition & CV Q&A clinic.



Welcome and introduction

Mr Alex Aquilina, Academic Clinical Fellow in Trauma and Orthopaedics, University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire

Morning session

8.30 am

Knee surgery and sports Injuries

Mr Chimmay Gupte, Training Programme Director, London Deanery NW Thames

9.00 am

Hip surgery

Mr Lee David, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells Hospital NHS Trust

9.30 am

Orthopaedic research and academic orthopaedics

Speaker to be confirmed

10.00 am

Training, selection and jobs

Professor Tim Briggs, President, Orthopaedics Section, RSM and National Training Director

10.30 am

Tea and coffee break and poster exhibition

11.00 am

Life as an Orthopaedic Registrar

Mr Alex Young, Founder of the Future Orthopaedic Society, Royal United Hospital Bath NHS Trust

11.30 am

Role of BOTA & BOA

Mr Mustafa Rashid, BOTA Vice-President

12.00 pm

Upper limb surgery

Speaker to be confirmed

12.30 pm

Spinal surgery

Mr Bob Chatterjee, Consultant Spinal & Orthopaedic Surgeon, Barnet & Chase Farm Hospitals NHS Trust

1.00 pm

Paediatric orthopaedic surgery

Ms Kuldeep Sthohr, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Cambridge

1.30 pm

Lunch, poster exhibition & CV Q&A clinic

Afternoon session: Educational & practical workshops (in rotation)

Workshop 1

Bone cement and hemi-arthroplasty

Workshop 2

External fixation & IM nailing

Workshop 3

Orthopaedic radiology & ATLS scenarios

5.45 pm

Plenary and completion of evaluation forms

6.15 pm

Close of meeting

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  • Online registration for this event has now closed
  • Places for full day meeting are now fully booked
  • Registration for morning session still available on the day. Catering can not be guarenteed for on the day bookings.


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organiser's details

For information on this event, contact Hannah TomlinsonTel: 02072903918 Fax: 02072902989 Email: orthopaedics@rsm.ac.uk arrow