A career in urology: A foundation course for undergraduates and junior doctors

Date

Saturday 13 January 2018

Day

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

Urology Section

Accreditation

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about this event

          Registration is now closed for this meeting

On the day registration is available however places on the workshops and lunch will not be guaranteed

 

Are you an undergraduate student or junior doctor with an interest in urology? Attend this bi-annual training course to learn about urology as a potential career choice with key lectures from consultant surgeons and expert workshops to improve your practical skills.

Price

RSM member: £10

Non-member: £20

*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

who should attend?

Students and trainees interested in urology.

sponsors

We are grateful to The Urology Foundation for supporting this meeting.

We would like to thank our exhibitors: Boston Scientific and iMEDicare.

Please note that none of the companies listed have had any influence or involvement over the agenda, content or organisation of this meeting.

 

*  The programme and speaker line up will be updated regularly

agenda

7.30 am

Registration, tea and coffee

Set up of posters

8.00 am

Welcome and introduction

Mr Nick Simson, CT2 Urology, Princess Alexandra Hospital and Mr Thomas Stonier, CT2 Urology, Princess Alexandra Hospital

8.05 am

What is urology?

Mr Roland Morley, President, Urology Section, Royal Society of Medicine

8.15 am

History of urology

Mr Byron Walmsley, Retired Consultant Urologist, Portsmouth Hospitals NHS Trust

8.45 am

Training pathways and recruitment

Mr Vaibhav Modgil, Specialist Registrar in Urology, West Midlands Deanery

9.05 am

How to get research published

Mr Sri Sriprasad, Consultant Urologist, Dartford and Gravesham NHS Trust

9.35 am

Tea and coffee break

Review of posters

10.00 am

Laparoscopy

Mr Christian Brown, Consultant Urologist, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust

10.20 am

Robotics

Mr Ben Challacombe, Consultant Urologist, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust

10.40 am

Lasers in urology and endourology

Mr Matthew Bultitude, Consultant Urologist, Guy's and St Thomas' NHS Foundation Trust

11.00 am

Female urology

Miss Nadine Coull, Consultant Urologist, Kingston Hospital NHS Foundation Trust

11.20 am

Andrology

Mr Ben Ayres, Consultant Urologist, St George's Hospital

11.40 am

Urological cancers

Mr Rik Bryan, Senior Research Fellow, School of Cancer Sciences, University of Birmingham

12.00 pm

Lunch

Review of posters

Practical sessions

Delegates rotate in groups between 5 practical sessions between 1.00pm - 5.15pm

1.00pm

A) Suturing

B) Suprapubic catheter

C) Cystoscopy and ureteroscopy

D) CV building

3.15 pm

Tea and coffee break

Review of posters

3.45 pm

Continue with rotation

5.15 pm

Discussion and announcement of prize winners

5.55 pm

Closing remarks

6.00 pm

Close of meeting

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  • Registration is now closed for this meeting
  • On the day registration is available however places on the workshops and lunch will not be guaranteed

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organiser's details

For information on this event, contact Verity CottonTel: 020 7290 3947 Email: urology@rsm.ac.uk arrow