Thank you to all of those who entered this year’s essay competition. After receiving a large number of applications, all to a very high standard, it was a very difficult decision to choose the best. After voting as a committee...
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  As BOTA’s representative for education, I attend the BOA’s Education Committee, more formally known as the Education & Revalidation Committee.   Herein I include brief summaries of those aspects of the committee’s work that are relevant to our membership....
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GIRFT SURGICAL SITE INFECTION AUDIT   REGISTER YOUR INTEREST NOW! Open to doctors in any stage of training     The national Getting It Right First Time (GIRFT) programme is seeking volunteers to take part in their audit on surgical...
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Research level posts with clinical commitments available from August. Contact: [email protected] or see advert: http://bit.ly/2oegWD2...
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Northumbria Lower limb hip and knee arthroplasty post available at short notice for August 17-Aug 18, or for 18/19. BOA Clinical Leaders Programme. Current fellow will do approx 100 revisions and 150 primaries. Contact [email protected] Visit http://bit.ly/2pdYL5z...
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Applications are invited for a Limb Reconstruction research fellow, based at Hull and East Yorkshire Hospitals NHS Trust, Hull, UK, for 6 months with the potential to increase to 12 months. Applicants must hold full GMC registration. Applicants should also...
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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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The FRCS (Tr & Orth) Exam – how to apply and FAQs Written by Mr. Lawrence Moulton FRCS, BOTA SAC Representative and Mr. Martin Owen at JCIE BOTA have frequently been contacted about the FRCS exam by members recently and...
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As SAC representative, I attended the SAC meeting on behalf of BOTA.  The SAC is the committee that decides on the requirements for us to CCT in Trauma and Orthopaedics.  There were several issues discussed and I would like to...
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Thank you for submitting your application to be considered for a BOTA Medical Student Bursary 2017. We had 23 entries this year, with an extremely impressive standard of applications. After voting as a committee, the three winning entrants were: Omar...
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