Posts filed under: Meetings

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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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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Royal College of Surgeons of England, Lincoln’s Inn Fields, London Tuesday 2nd October 2018 BOTA representative: Mr Matthew Brown   The Joint Surgical Colleges Meeting (JCSM) of all the surgical Royal College Presidents (RCSEng, RCSEd, RCPSGlas, RCSI) agreed that national,...
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JCST Meeting 10th October 2018 Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, St Vincent Street, Glasgow BOTA representative: Mr Matthew Brown   Winter Pressures Mark Bowditch, SAC Chair for T&O, explained that a review of logbook data, comparing summer...
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