Future orthopaedic surgeons conference 2015


Saturday 7 November 2015


Venue Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street
Organised by

Orthopaedics Section


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about this event

**Online registration has now closed, we do however have limited availability for on the day registration**

FOSC is an international trauma and orthopaedic surgery conference aimed solely at medical students and junior doctors. Now in it's seventh 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, FOSC will provide delegates with accurate and up-to-date information on orthopaedic training and applications.

Afternoon workshops (on rotation) are:
Bone cement and hemi-arthroplasty
External fixation & IM nailing
Orthopaedic radiology & ATLS scenarios


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: 25th September 2015
Submissions via: www.futureorthopaedicsurgeons.com 

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.

Places for the full day meeting are limited so book now.


8.15 am

Welcome and introduction

Imran Ahmed

Morning session

8.30 am

Training, selection and jobs

Professor Tim Briggs, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital

9.00 am

Knee surgery and sports injuries

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

9.30 am

An academic career in orthopaedics

Professor Ashley Blom, North Bristol NHS Trust

10.00 am

Hip surgery and innovation

Professor Richard King, University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust

10.30 am

Tea and coffee break and poster exhibition

11.00 am

Life as an Orthopaedic Registrar

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

11.30 am

Role of BOTA

Mr Mustafa Rashid, BOTA President

12.00 pm

Upper limb surgery

Professor Adam Watts, Wrightington Hospital

12.30 pm

Spinal surgery

Mr Bob Chatterjee, Consultant Spinal & Orthopaedic Surgeon, Royal Free London NHS Foundation 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)

3.00 pm

Workshop 1

4.00 pm

Workshop 2

5.00 pm

Workshop 3

6.00 pm

Completion of evaluation forms and close of meeting

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  • We do have limited availability for on the day registrations


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organiser's details

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