MRCS part B revision course

Date

Saturday 9 September 2017
to Sunday 10 September 2017

2 day

Venue Imperial College London
Floor 11
Laboratory Block
Charing Cross Campus
London
W6 8RF
Organised by

RSM Professionals , Impress Medical Ltd

Accreditation

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about this event

This weekend course will address common exam questions and will provide you with a comprehensive overview of the MRCS part B exam and a clear understanding of the level expected to pass. 

Don't miss this opportunity to gain viva and hands on practice and to receive top tips to pass your exam, book your place today. 

Day one

begins with interactive lectures covering key sub-specialties followed by small groups rotating through cadavers and prosections, in the anatomy lab, to allow focused time with anatomy demonstrators and for anatomy vivas in:

  • Chest and mediastinum
  • Abdomen & Retroperitoneum
  • Pelvis and reproductive organs
  • Lower limb
  • Upper limb and brachial plexus
  • Head and neck
  • Clinically relevant surface anatomy 

day two

is a day of intensive viva practice in pathology, applied surgical science and critical care, communication skills and history taking, and clinical examination and procedural skills. Delegates will rotate around 8 stations in each area and will receive feedback from qualified examiners.

 *Programme subject to change

Objectives

Delegates will:

  • Learn to tackle common questions
  • Practice practical skills through prosections with real cadavers 
  • Learn from anatomy demonstrations
  • Carry out intensive viva practice 
  • Receive feedback from qualified examiners

 

price

early bird rates will be available until Friday 4 August 2017

  • Earlybird RSM member £399
  • Earlybird non-member £499

*Tickets include tea, coffee and lunch


Day one
: Anatomy Lab, Imperial College London, Floor 11, Laboratory Block, Charing Cross Campus, London,  W5 8RP

Day two: Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole Street, London W1G 0AE

agenda

Saturday 9 September 2017

8.30 am

Registration, tea and coffee

9.00 am

Welcome lecture - Course format, introduction of faculty and top tips for the exam

Miss Kaji Sritharan, Associate Dean, Royal Society of Medicine

9.15 am

Common topics in orthopaedics

Mr Aroon Baskaradas, Honorary Clinical Lecturer Imperial College & Specialist Registrar in Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgery, North West Thames Foundation School

10.00 am

Common topics in vascular surgery

Miss Kaji Sritharan, Associate Dean, Royal Society of Medicine

10.45 am

Tea and coffee break

11.00 am

Common topics in general surgery

Mr Kapil Sahnan, SpR in General Surgery, St Mark’s Hospital

11.45 am

Anatomy brief

12.00 pm

Small group anatomy teaching (2x40 minutes)

1.20 pm

Lunch

2.00 pm

Small group anatomy teaching (3x40 minutes)

4.00 pm

Tea and coffee break

4.15 pm

Small group anatomy teaching (2x40 minutes)

5.35 pm

Closing remarks

Sunday 10 September 2017

8.30 am

Registration, tea and coffee

9.00 am

Introduction to the day

Miss Kaji Sritharan, Associate Dean, Royal Society of Medicine

9.10 am

Clinical examination and procedural skills vivas

8 stations (15 minutes each)

11.10 am

Tea and coffee break

11.30 am

Communication skills and history taking vivas

8 stations (10 minutes each)

12.50 pm

Lunch

1.35 pm

Pathology vivas

8 stations (15 minutes each)

3.35 pm

Tea and coffee break

4.00 pm

Applied surgical science and critical care vivas

8 stations (10 minutes each)

5.20 pm

Debrief for delegates

5.30 pm

Close of meeting

register for this event

  • Limited spaces left - call to book your place
  • RSM member £449
  • Non member £549
  • ASiT member £499

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Past delegate feedback

"I really enjoyed this course and would recommend it to friends looking for a MRCS revision course"

"This was such a fantastically well organised and well taught course. The faculty are excellent and it's highly recommended"

"A really valuable course...I liked that it was a small group which allowed open discussion and questioning"

organiser's details

For information on this event, contact Tasha ShawTel: 020 7290 3867 Fax: 020 7290 2992 Email: rsmprofessionals@rsm.ac.uk arrow