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October 2014

FST calls for changes to the outdated surgical training system

31 October 2014

The Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh (RCSEd) warns today that many aspects of the surgical training system are outdated and must change to safeguard standards and ensure patient safety as the first surgical training standards for trainers are launched. For the first time trainee surgeons across the UK will be taught by accredited consultants …


Presentation of abstracts announced for FST conference

9 October 2014

We are pleased to announce the following abstracts for oral and poster presentation at this month’s FST annual conference. Oral Presentation Anne Gaunt“Playing the Game”: What do surgical trainees really think about feedback and workplace-based assessments (WPBA)? Vairavan NarayananStandardised operative skills assessment with custom printed 3D …



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System Disruptions: 19th August 2017

Due to essential systems maintenance and upgrades there will be interruptions to some on-line services on Saturday 19th of August.

We apologise for any inconvenience caused.