Closing date:  8th November 2018 Interview Date: 7th December 2018   Applications are invited for the above posts starting in February 2019, for an initial period of 6 months with the potential to be extended for a further 6 months....
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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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Report on Intercollegiate Specialty Examination Board meeting 5 July 2018 I attended the Intercollegiate Specialty Examination in Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgery Board Meeting on the 5th of July 2018. The following matters were discussed which I would like to bring...
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Postgraduate Orthopaedics BOTA Travelling Fellowship Grant 2018 Award A x1  £2000     BBraun BOTA Travelling Fellowship Grant 2018                                    Award A x2  £1000...
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Help us guide future research about problematic knee replacements The British Association for Surgery of the Knee (BASK) are running a PSP in partnership with the James Lind Alliance (JLA). The aim of this process is to bring patients, carers...
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Welcome to this years edition of JOINT. We would like to take this opportunity to thank all our contributors who have taken time out of their busy schedules to provide such interesting articles for this year’s JOINT. The aim of the journal is to...
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This was the first meeting of the BOA education committee that I have managed to attend in person since taking up the role of Education rep. Unfortunately, with all the previous meetings, I have been unable to swap out of...
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I attended the Specialty Advisory Committee (SAC) meeting on the 21st of June 2018 as the BOTA representative. The following matters were discussed which I would like to bring to the attention of BOTA members.   Inter Deanery Transfers A...
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BOTA are pleased to announce the 2017 TPD of the year as Mr Alastair Murray (South East of Scotland). Here are some of the feedback from his trainees: Excellent TPDs ensure that trainees have equal access to high quality training....
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