Posts filed under: Position Statements

Guidelines for T&O TPDs relating to overseas placements in low resource settings Placements in low resource settings offer several benefits to UK trainees and the receiving institution alike.  The trainee gains perspective of the challenges faced by surgeons due to...
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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 training for the benefit of surgeons in training and patients alike. Providing excellent and safe...
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  The British Orthopaedic Trainee Association (BOTA) is appalled by the error that has affected the lives of many trainees applying for ST3 training within the medical specialties across the country. As a trainee organisation we stand with those affected...
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Please see below the response from the Royal Colleges of Great Britain and Ireland regarding the recent MRCS Part B Examination results. ASiT-BOTA response 18.08.17...
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Please see below the position statement of BOTA and ASIT regarding mandatory service for medical graduates Mandatory Service Statement  ...
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The Association of Surgeons in Training (ASiT) and the British Orthopaedic Trainees’ Association (BOTA) are extremely disappointed by the decision of the Joint Committee on Surgical Training (JCST) and the Royal Colleges to raise the annual trainee fee by a...
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