The FST held its 2015 Conference 'Achieving Excellence in Surgical Training' in Birmingham on 22 October 2015, with talks, panel discussion and presentations using examples of excellent training and explaining how it can be achieved in today's health service. Click on the links below to watch individual lectures.
Dr Teodore Grantcharov
Professor in Surgical Simulation at Copenhagen University, staff surgeon at St Michael's Hospital and an Associate Professor at the University of Toronto.
Keynote Lecture: The state of the art in surgical education and training - Individualized training interventions to enhance surgical performance and patient safety
The state of art in surgical education and training II - Assessment for selection, in-training promotion and certification
Mr Mike Lavelle-Jones
President-elect, The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh and Consultant General Surgeon with an interest in paediatric surgery at Ninewells Hospital, Dundee.
Personal excellence as a trainer - how to win the Silver Scalpel
Mr Gavin Pettigrew
Reader in Experimental and Clinical Transplantation at the University of Cambridge at Addenbrooke's Hospital and Honorary Consultant Transplant Surgeon.
Ensuring an excellent environment for training
Mr Chris Munsch
Cardiac Surgeon at the Yorkshire Heart Centre in Leeds and Honorary Associate Professor at the University of Leeds
Excellence in surgical training - seven habits of successful trainers
Mr Mike Bradburn
Colorectal Surgeon and Clinical Director of Surgery, Northumbria Healthcare
Professionalism and excellence
Mr Ian Eardley
Consultant Urologist at St James' University Hospital in Leeds
Mr Craig McIlhenny
Surgical Director of the Faculty of Surgical Trainers and Consultant Urologist at NHS Forth Valley
GMC Recognition for surgical trainers
Mr Gareth Griffiths
Surgical Director of the ISCP and Consultant Vascular Surgeon
Everything you wanted to know about the ISCP but were afraid to ask...
Miss Sarah Gill
Senior Trauma and Orthopaedic Specialty Trainee in the East of Scotland and BOTA representative
Creating a feedback culture in surgical training
Mr David Finlayson
Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon
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