MRCS part B revision course

Date

Saturday 1 September 2018
to Sunday 2 September 2018

2 day

Venue St George's University of London
St. Georges Hospital Medical School
Cranmer Terrace
LONDON
SW17 0RE
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. 

Gain viva, hands-on practice and top tips to pass your exam.  

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. 

Small group anatomy teachings:

1) Chest and mediastinum

2) Abdomen & Retroperitoneum

3) Pelvis and reproductive organs

4) Lower limb

5) Upper limb and brachial plexus

6) Head and neck

7) Clinically relevant surface anatomy

day two

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

  • Earlybird RSM member £399
  • Early bird ASiT member £449
  • Earlybird non-member £499

*Tickets include tea, coffee and lunch

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Day one

St George's, University of London, Cranmer Terrace, London SW17 0RE

Day two: 

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

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agenda

Saturday 1 September 2018

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, Consultant Vascular Surgeon, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Cambridge

9.15 am

Common topics in orthopaedics

10.00 am

Common topics in vascular surgery

Miss Kaji Sritharan, Consultant Vascular Surgeon

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, London

11.45 am

Anatomy brief

12.00 pm

Small group anatomy teaching

(2 x 40 minutes)

1.20 pm

Lunch

2.00 pm

Small group anatomy teaching

(3 x 40 minutes)

4.00 pm

Tea and coffee break

4.15 pm

Small group anatomy teaching

(2 x 40 minutes)

5.35 pm

Closing remarks

5.45 pm

Close of meeting

Sunday 2 September 2018

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 (15 minutes each)

1.30 pm

Lunch

2.10 pm

Pathology vivas

8 stations (10 minutes each)

3.30 pm

Tea and coffee break

3.50 pm

Applied surgical science and critical care vivas

8 stations (10 minutes each)

5.10 pm

Debrief for delegates

5.20 pm

Close of meeting

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rates

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10% Off all block bookings when you book five delegates and over. To access this discount, bookings for all delegates must be processed together. Simply email rsmprofessionals@rsm.ac.uk to register. 

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 Amy LingardTel: 020 7290 2983 Fax: 020 7290 2992 Email: rsmprofessionals@rsm.ac.uk arrow