Future orthopaedic surgeons conference 2016


Saturday 10 December 2016


Venue Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street
Organised by

Orthopaedics Section , Future Orthopaedic Surgeons


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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 eighth year at the Royal Society of Medicine, FOSC continues to bring the latest updates on orthopaedic training, selection and cutting edge practical workshops.

Afternoon workshops (in rotation) are:

  • Bone cement and hemiarthroplasty
  • ATLS & IM nailing
  • DHS and hip fracture presentation

Full day tickets includes the practical workshops.

The morning session ends after lunch at 3.00 pm - This includes the poster exhibition & CV Q&A clinic.

Places for the full day meeting are fully booked, we are still taking bookings for the morning only session.


We would like to thank our exhibitors AOUK and Hospital Innovations Ltd.

 (Programme may be subject to changes)


Session 1

7.45 am

Registration, tea and coffee

8.15 am

Welcome and introduction

Mr Imran Ahmed, Course Convenor and Academic Foundation Doctor, University Hospitals Coventry and Warwickshire NHS Trust

8.30 am

Training, selection and jobs

Professor Tim Briggs, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital NHS Trust

9.00 am

Knee surgery and sports injuries

Mr Chinmay Gupte, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon and Training Programme Director, Imperial College Healthcare NHS Trust

9.30 am

An academic career in orthopaedics

Professor Ashley Blom, Trauma and Orthopaedics Consultant, North Bristol NHS Trust

10.00 am

Hip surgery and innovation

10.30 am

Tea and coffee break with poster exhibition

Session 2

11.00 am

Life as an Orthopaedic Registrar

Mr Alex Young, Specialist Registrar in Orthopaedics, Royal United Hospital Bath NHS Trust

11.30 am

Role of BOTA

Mr Simon Fleming, President, British Orthopaedic Trainees' Association

12.00 pm

Upper limb surgery

Mr Puneet Monga Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Wrightington, Wigan and Leigh NHS Foundation Trust

12.30 pm

Spinal surgery

Mr Bob Chatterjee, Consultant Spinal and Orthopaedic Surgeon, Royal Free London NHS Foundation Trust

1.00 pm

Paediatric orthopaedic surgery

Ms Kuldeep Sthohr, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Addenbrook's Hospital, Cambridge

1.30 pm

Lunch, poster exhibition & CV Q&A Clinic

Session 3: Educational & practical workshops in rotation

2.30 pm

Workshop rotation 1

3.30 pm

Workshop rotation 2

4.30 pm

Workshop rotation 3

5.30 pm

Close of meeting and evaluation forms

register for this event

  • Registration for this meeting has been closed
  • Full day spaces are now fully booked
  • Morning spaces are still available for on the day registration
  • Lunch cannot be guaranteed for on the day registrations


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contact us

Education department
The Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street, London W1G 0AE
T: +44(0)20 7290 3941

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organiser's details

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