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January 2023

The FST Medal

25 January 2023

The FST Medal  For Exceptional Contributions to Surgical Training   Excellent surgical trainers play an instrumental role in teaching, mentoring and inspiring the next generation of trainee surgeons. Although there are differences in approach, personality and technique among trainers, common themes exist for those that truly shine as examples of…


The British Association of Black Surgeons Inaugural Conference

9 January 2023

Tuesday 15 November 2022 saw the Inaugural Conference of the British Association of Black Surgeons (BABS). A historical day for those who are often not defined for their skill or profession, but by the colour of their skin. As a British-born Black Surgeon, I knew there weren’t many that looked like me, but I was fortunate training in Yorkshire to b…


The Faculty of Surgical Trainers at Chennai

9 January 2023

The Faculty of Surgical Trainers was given an opportunity to showcase its work through a series of dedicated sessions led by Pragnesh Bhatt, recently appointed Deputy Director. This was very well supported by then Vice President (and Current President) Prof. Rowan Parks who started by presenting an overview of the Faculty’s vision, mission and work…



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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.