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Intercollegiate Research Fellowship Applications are sought from the four Surgical Royal Colleges for a new one-year Research Fellowship to be administered through the Intercollegiate Committee for Basic Surgical Examinations (ICBSE). Following the success and progress made by our first Intercollegiate...
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This call is open to orthopaedic, veterinary and maxillo-facial surgeons, trainees and operating room personnel involved in trauma care. Applicants should submit a completed application form of their research proposal, which may involve any aspect of musculoskeletal trauma, including hand,...
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AOUK invite applications for a research prize of £1,000. This is open to all surgeons in training, as well as operating room personnel. Entry is via submission of a 250-word abstract involving any aspect of musculoskeletal trauma (including hand, cranio...
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January 2019 British Orthopaedic Trainees Association 35-43 Lincoln’s Inn Fields London WC2A 3PE 0207 405 6507 www.bota.org.uk @bota_UK About BOTA The British Orthopaedic Trainees Association (BOTA) was established in 1987. BOTA represents the professional needs of over 1000 trauma and...
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JCST Meeting 18th January 2018   Summary of key points: Trainees can now log cases in elogbook through ISCP JCST is to publish selection processes and training processes in all surgical specialties at some point in the near future The...
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Specialty Advisory Committee Meeting 9 October 2018 I attended the Specialty Advisory Committee (SAC) meeting on the 9th of October 2018 as the BOTA representative. The following matters were discussed which I would like to bring to the attention of...
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Report on Joint Committee on Intercollegiate Examinations Date: 3 October 2018 I attended the Joint Committee on Intercollegiate Examinations (JCIE) meeting on the 8th of October 2018 as the BOTA representative. The following matters were discussed which I would like...
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BMA JDC Meeting December 2018 Back to the BMA Junior Doctors Committee (JDC). I have been away for a year and there was one massive change since I left. There are now 4 surgical trainees in the room! Admittedly I...
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TIG Fellowships Interface Training Oversight Group (ITOG) meeting report 7th November 2018 Royal College of Surgeons of England, London I represented BOTA and trainees at the Interface Training Oversight Group meeting in November 2019.  For those of you who are...
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OrthOracle is an expanding on-line atlas of operative techniques that publishes twice a month across the Orthopaedic sub-specialities. It is written and produced by UK based Orthopaedic consultants. Their content is designed to supplement the learning of new techniques as...
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