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IBSCE, Dublin 5th July 2019 On the 5th July 2019 I represented BOTA at the Intercollegiate Committee for Basic Surgical Examinations (ICBSE) meeting which was held at the Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland. The IBSCE are responsible for the...
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BOTA are pleased to announce that we have secured £10000 worth of fellowship grants to offer our membership. Applications are now open and will close at midnight Sunday 18th August.  Trainees can apply for only one grant. Successful candidates will...
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We are delighted to announce the launch of two fully funded pilot Training Interface Group (TIG) fellowships in Spinal surgery: The fellowships will be pilot fellowships. Applicants will be pre CCT trainees and will require to apply for Out of...
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At the Royal College of Surgeons of England 35-43 Lincoln’s Inn Fields London WC2A 3PE The Association of Surgeons in Training (ASiT) and the British Orthopaedic Trainees’ Association (BOTA) are independent professional organisations that work to promote excellence in surgical...
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RCS England Learning and Assessment Meeting and RCS 13th June 2019 Royal College of Surgeons, England I had the opportunity to represent BOTA at the most recent Royal College of Surgeons of England (RCSEng) Learning and Appraisal Committee meeting and...
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JCST Meeting 15th May 2019 Royal College of Surgeons, England   I had the opportunity to attend the Joint Committee of Surgical Training (JCST) meeting on Wednesday 15th May 2019 at the Royal College of Surgeons, England alongside the President...
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ISCP Management Meeting 18th April 2019 I represented BOTA at the recent ISCP management meeting which raised some interesting points for trainees. The main point of discussion was the Multiple Consultant Report. In line with new GMC changes to the...
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Credentialing has been proposed as a process which will support doctors to gain recognition for training or expertise in a particular area of practice. The GMC ran a consultation on a draft framework for credentialing between September 2018 and January...
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We are offering 1 x £500  and 2 x £250 bursaries to help fund a medical elective, in Trauma and Orthopaedic surgery, either in the UK or abroad this academic year (2018/2019). The bursaries are open to all undergraduate medical...
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Start Date: September 2019 Duration: 2 years (Part-time) Sub-Specialty: Trauma and Orthopaedics The Musculoskeletal Research Unit at the University of Bristol is delighted to announce our new MSc in Orthopaedic Surgery for entry to the 2019/20 cohort, starting in September 2019....
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