RSM student conference 2017: Preparing tomorrow's doctors

Date

Saturday 7 October 2017

Day

Venue Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street
LONDON
W1G 0AE
Organised by

Students Section

Accreditation

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about this event

The date of this event will take place on Saturday 7 October 2017 (it was moved from Saturday 21 October 2017). 

Learning from the leaders and experts: the future of medicine and surgery in the UK

This is an unmissable opportunity for medical students to attend lectures delivered by distinguished clinicians working at the forefront of medicine, gain an insight into the future of healthcare in the UK and to learn more about careers in academic and research-based medicine.

Register now to get a head-start in your medical career, exchange ideas and network with some of the UK’s top medical researchers and leaders and have the opportunity to develop soft research skills through interactive workshops.
 

Early bird prices (date available soon)

RSM Member: £30 - £40
Non Member: £40 - £50
 

Keynote speakers

Miss Elizabeth O'Riordan, Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon and award winning patient blogger
 

workshops

Delegates can attend two of the three available workshops, each lasting 30 minutes. Please specify your preferred workshops when registering (A, B, C, D).

A) Academic Foundation Programme

Lead by Dr Rafail Kotronias, Academic Foundation Trainee, Oxford University Clinical Academic Graduate School and Wexham Park Hospital

B) How to get involved in research

Lead by Mr Georgio Solomou, Third Year Medical Student, Keele University and Mr Dimitrios Karponis Fourth Year Medical Student, Imperial College London

C) Peer-led teaching

Lead by Mr Neil Thakrar, President, Leicester INSIGHT (Peer-led teaching group) and Fifth Year Medical Student, University of Leicester
  

D) Publishing as a medical student

Lead by Ms Julie Browne, Editor, MedEdPublish and Senior lecturer in Academic Practice, University of Cardiff

Who should attend

Medical students who want to gain an insight into the future of healthcare in the UK and who wants to network with experts in their field.

 

*The programme and speaker line up will be updated regularly

*Following registration you will be contacted appropriately by email with; your booking confirmation, feedback survey and attendance certificate. For full details of the RSM privacy policy, click here

 

agenda

Registration

8.50 am

Registration, tea and coffee

9.20 am

Welcome

Mr Binay Gurung, President, Students Section, Royal Society of Medicine

Morning session

9.30 am

Keynote: TBC

TBC

10.15 am

Keynote

Professor Michael Dustin, Professor of Immunology and Wellcome, Principal Research Fellow, Director of Research, The Kennedy Institute, University of Oxford

11.00 am

Tea and coffee break

11.15 am

TBC

TBC

12.00 am

From "Kings to Keyholes" - innovations in organ transplantation

Mr Pankaj Chandak, SpR in Multiorgan Transplant Surgery Guy’s, St. Thomas’ and Great Ormond Street

12.30 pm

Lunch

Afternoon session

1.30 pm

Students Section: Sidney Linton prize oral presentations

2.30 pm

Heart murmers and current research

Dr Rafail Kotronias, Academic Foundation Trainee, Oxford University Clinical Academic Graduate School and Wexham Park Hospital

3.00 pm

Workshop rotation 1

Please see information about each workshop above.

3.30 pm

Workshop rotation 2

Please see information about each workshop above.

4.00 pm

Tea and coffee break

4.15 pm

Patients are people too!

Miss Elizabeth O'Riordan, Consultant Oncoplastic Breast Surgeon and award winning patient blogger

5.00 pm

Prize winners announced

5.15 pm

Close of meeting

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