Posts filed under: Meetings

IQA Meeting – Glasgow, UK Friday 13th April 2018 I had the opportunity to represent BOTA at the Intercollegiate Board of Surgical Examinations Internal Quality Assurance Meeting held at the Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow, Scotland. It...
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  Report on Specialty Advisory Committee meeting 6 February 2018 I attended the Specialty Advisory Committee (SAC) meeting on the 6th of February 2018 as the SAC BOTA representative. The following matters were discussed which I would like to bring...
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JCST Quality Assurance Committee 12th March 2018 RCS England, London   ASiT, BOTA & JCST Morale Survey 2016-2017 The JCST trainee morale survey was reviewed. All trainees with a National Training Number (NTN) at Core Surgical Training and specialty surgical...
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Friday 26th January 2018 Royal College of Surgeons, England I had the opportunity to attend the ICBSE committee meeting on behalf of BOTA which covered a few key points. The ICBSE committee recognised the recent Academy of Medical Royal Colleges...
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Report on Joint Committee on Intercollegiate Examinations meeting 17 January 2018 I attended the Joint Committee on Intercollegiate Examinations (JCIE) meeting on the 17th of January 2018 as the BOTA representative. The following matters were discussed which I would like...
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Intercollegiate Specialty Examination Board Meeting Report 1 December 2017   I attended the Intercollegiate Specialty Examination in Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgery Board Meeting on the 1st of December 2017. The following matters were discussed which I would like to bring...
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7/8 Sept 2017   The 2017 Summer SCOT meeting also coincided with the 2nd annual STOTS Meeting and brought many of Scotland’s trainees and trainers together for two days of education and networking.   The STOTS meeting was focused around paediatrics...
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BOA Education & Revalidation Committee Royal College of Surgeons of England Wednesday 18th October 2017   Matthew Brown   —   As BOTA’s representative for education, I attend the BOA’s Education Committee, more formally known as the Education & Revalidation...
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BMA JDC 23rd September 2017 This will likely be my last trip to the BMA Junior Doctors Committee. I have now been to a number of these meetings and feel I have slowly come to grips with how things run....
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BOA Offices, RCS, London 6th July 2017   I represented trainees at a review of eLogbook operative codes, index procedures and indicative numbers required for T&O CCT. Representatives from all UK T&O subspecialist societies were invited to review and edit...
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