About this section
To provide a forum for the discussion and advancement of the art, science and practice of general surgery with some emphasis on the branches and subspecialties that relate to this to all healthcare professionals and their students. The Section’s regular meetings provide a platform for participants to keep up to date through the exchange of ideas and in turn provide top quality care to their patients.
All disciplines associated with surgery including surgeons, doctors in training, specialist nurses and more.
Section meetings and conferences are usually organised by members of the Section council, led by the Section President.
Friday 29 September 2017, Cardiff City Hall
King Edward VII Ave
This year's Section of Surgery President's Day will be held at Cardiff City Hall. This meeting will explore how the medical profession and politicians worked together to introduce presumed consent for organ donation in Wales. Key topics include cancer vaccination, intestinal failure and advances in vascular surgery.
Day | Registration: 08:15 | Organised by: Surgery Section, Cardiff China Medical Research Collaborative at Cardiff University |
Region: Wales | Accreditation: 6 CPD Points Find out more
Tuesday 31 October 2017, Royal Society of Medicine
1 Wimpole Street
This one day event will explore some of the contemporary themes in surgical leadership and professionalism, and discuss techniques used to improve communication skills with patients.
Day | Registration: 08:30 | Organised by: Surgery Section |
Region: London | Accreditation: CPD - Applied for Find out more
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This lecture examines the complex challenges of improving and bringing high-impact innovation to patient care and the current landscape in hospitals.
53 minutes | Organised by: Surgery Section | Accreditation: n/a Watch lecture
Free for RSM members/ £6 non-members
Professor George Youngson talks about the four different types of decision making, and their respective merits in crisis management situations.
35 minutes | Organised by: Surgery Section | Accreditation: 1 CPD point Watch lecture
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