Please find below courses of interest
Anatomy & Surgical Exposure in Orthopaedics Course: The programme includes demonstrations of cadaveric prosection of the upper limb and the lower limb with presentations on the spine.
17th -18th October 2019.
Orthotic Management of Contractures (an ORLAU Course) This course is an opportunity to learn how to use orthoses to manage contractures from the leading centre in the country. The day will cover contractures at the knee, ankle and elbow. BAPO accredited. Registration fee: £95 Date: Thursday 24th October 2019
Two day Spinal Imaging Course. This two day course of clinically based lectures and interactive case based discussion addressing all areas of Spinal Imaging (including Trauma) serves as a focus to facilitate problem solving in the spine, utilising the various imaging modalities and their application in a number of pathological scenarios. A series of lectures delivered by a faculty including Musculoskeletal Radiologists, Spinal Surgeons and Specialists in spinal surgery, followed by interactive case based sessions with dedicated film reading and discussion. RCR CPD Points will apply. Registration fee: £295 Date: 6th – 7th November 2019.
Orthopaedic Institute 18th Foot & Ankle Course: This 3-day course will cover most of the core curriculum for the foot and ankle. Hands-on examination techniques with sawbone workshops, arthroscopy workshops and lectures aim to provide delegates with a core understanding of the management of common foot and ankle problems. There will be patient case presentations,
anatomy with cadaveric dissection demonstration and topics include biomechanics
and gait, the evaluation and treatment of forefoot, midfoot and hindfoot pain, the
role of orthotics and what to prescribe. 2nd – 4th December 2019
Sports Knee Meeting: A unique one day interactive course dedicated to Sports Knee injuries.
Specifically aimed for ST3 – ST8 Orthopaedic registrars this meeting will
provide lectures and hands-on training for the majority of the soft tissue knee
injuries, with cadaveric specimens. A strong faculty consisting of expert surgeons
working in RJAH Knee firm will stimulate discussion and teach the delegates in an
anatomy lab environment. 9th December 2019.
Spine Examination Course for FRCS (Tr & Orth): This is a spinal examination/viva course for trainees preparing for their FRCS (Tr & Orth) examinations. 17th September 2019.
Keele University Clinical Leadership and Management Courses for Clinicians. Various courses such as: Medical Leadership programme for consultants and specialists; Advanced Leadership Development Course for SAS Doctors; Study Day for Junior Doctors, Nurses, Midwives and Allied Healthcare Professionals.
Keele University Clinical Leadership and Management Course for Specialty Trainees. Two-day courses include: Anaesthetists; Diagnostic Specialties (Pathologists and Radiologists); Medical Specialties (Physicians); Obstetricians and Gynaecologists; Paediatricians; Surgical Specialties.
Intensive Course in Basic Science in Orthopaedics. This popular course covers all the topics required for the basic science examination. It is for orthopaedic trainees who are seeking a strong foundation in basic orthopaedic sciences and for those trainees who are preparing for the FRCS (Tr & Orth) examinations. Subjects covered on the course include: Biomechanics and Tutorials; Bones and Cartilage Biology; Bone Tumours and Pathology; Clinical Neurophysiology; Clotting and DVT; Foot and Ankle Biomechanics; Fracture Healing; Gait Analysis; Hip and Knee Biomechanics; Metabolic Bone Disease; Orthotics and Prosthetics; Upper Limb Biomechanics; Spine Mechanics; Skeletal Dysplasias; Statistics Tutorial; Surgical Site Infection/Theatre Design; Viva Tutorials. Registration Fee: £940 Date: 12th – 18th January 2020.
The Birmingham FRCS Trauma & Orthopaedics Revision Course at The Royal Orthopaedic Hospital. Run across three days, Wednesday 15th January – Friday 17th January 2020. It will include an intensive mix of lectures, clinical examinations and VIVA skills, delivered by a highly regarded faculty from across the West Midlands.