About this section

The Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Section’s aim is to provide a world-class educational programme in all aspects of this speciality to keep individuals abreast of the innovations constantly occurring within their discipline.

Webinar series: Advances in...

The Oral and Maxillofacial Section has a webinar series that is broadcast monthly. These webinars will be a deep dive into different sections of Maxillofacial surgery to find out what's new. These webinars will be available to access later online by those who have registered but cannot be present for the live broadcast. Check out and book the webinars below.

This webinar series is free for RSM members.

UMAX 2021

The long-running annual UMAX conference has moved online for a series of three webinars throughout April. This is a great chance to hear from some of the country’s most eminent maxillofacial surgeons and learn more about this wonderfully diverse specialty. These webinars are CPD accredited.

Section Council members

Section meetings and conferences are usually organised by members of the Section Council, led by the Section President and often in collaboration with specialist societies.

Interested in joining the Section Council?

Section Councils play a pivotal role at the RSM and we are always looking for members who would like to get involved. If you would like to apply, please complete our application form and a Council representative will be in touch.

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Mr Mehmet Manisali
President
Mr Andrew Hobkirk
President Elect
Mr Ashraf Messiha
Honorary Secretary
Mr Jahrad Haq
Honorary Treasurer

Upcoming oral and maxillofacial surgery events

View all events and webinars being run by the Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Section.

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A multidisciplinary approach for patients with gender dysphoria

This important event will touch on many different aspects of gender dysphoria to increase understanding within the healthcare sector and explore the treatment options for these patients. Specialist sp...
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom
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Live Stream CPD

Live stream: Advances in orbital surgery

To join us in London for this Advances In... meeting, please follow this link. This live stream brings together multidisciplinary experts for a day that focuses on some of the most challenging aspects...
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Advances in orbital surgery

Join us in person for this Advances In... meeting. This meeting brings together multidisciplinary experts for a day that focuses on some of the most challenging aspects of orbital surgery. We will lea...
  • Location Royal Society of Medicine, 1 Wimpole St, Marylebone, London, W1G 0AE, United Kingdom
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Prizes & awards

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Section: Short Paper Prize - May

Prize: £100

Submission deadline: 

Submission closed

Open to: All trainees in relevant specialties

Application guidelines

Papers should be on the topic related to the use of fat grafting to the face or research related to the topic. Abstracts should be no more than 200 words (excluding title, authors and references).

The best abstracts will be chosen for presentation at the section meeting on Thursday 14 May 2020.

Submissions are closed

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Section: John Langdon Essay Prize

Submission deadline

Submission closed

Prizes

  • 1st £500
  • 2nd £100
  • 3rd £75 

Open to
All dental or medical graduates and students.

Application guidelines
Submissions should be no more than 2,500 words in length and the authors own work. The essay should be anonymous. Only one submission may be submitted per applicant.

Chosen topic:
What is the benefit of Global medicine experience in oral and maxillofacial surgery training?

Meeting date:
Thursday 21 November 2019

Submissions are closed

Oral and maxillofacial surgery poster prize

Submission deadline: Submission closed

Open to: All dental or medical graduates and students

Topic: Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery - (Audit, Cleft & Oral Surgery)

Size of the poster: A1 

Abstract up to 400 words - Title, Introduction, Methodology, Results, Discussion

Candidates will receive a certificate for being shortlisted and a winner will be commended for the best poster.

Submissions are closed

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Section: UMAX Essay Prize

Prize

  • First prize: £50

Submission deadline

Submission closed

Open to

All trainees without dual qualification including undergraduate, singly-qualified and second degree medical and dental students.

Application guidelines

Submit a 2,000-word essay on the chosen topic: The role of robotics and artificial intelligence in Oral and Maxillofacial surgery.
The essay should be anonymous and be the authors own work. The winner will be required to present their work at an Oral & Maxillofacial meeting. 

Submissions are closed

Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery Section: UMAX Poster Prize

Prize

  • First prize: £50

Submission deadline

Submission closed

Open to

All trainees without dual qualification including undergraduate, singly-qualified and second degree medical and dental students.

Application guidelines

Submit a 250-word abstract on any topic relating to oral and maxillofacial surgery. Shortlisted candidates will be invited to present their work at an Oral & Maxillofacial Surgery meeting.

Submissions are closed

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For professionals with a medical, dental or veterinary qualification recognised by GMC, GDC or RCVS.

Fellow

Associate

For professionals working in the healthcare sector or with an interest in healthcare issues and do not qualify for a Fellow membership. 

Associate

Student

For students studying medicine, dentistry or an undergraduate qualification in a healthcare-related subject, in the UK or overseas. 

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Sponsors

We would like to thank our knowledge partner DePuy Synthes for their support of the 'Updates in' webinar series. Please note that the scientific programme and content has not been influenced in any way by the sponsor.