SARS Workshop – Academic Surgery: How to get ahead


SARS are running a workshop for those who are wanting to start out in research. Academic Surgery: How to get ahead 23rd April 2016 at The Royal College of Surgeons, England FREE to SARS members, £20 for non-members Informal, interactive careers workshop for trainees, non-clinical scientistsand medical students who are interested in pursuing a career in academic surgery. Sessions include: … Read More

Data collection starts 1st February – join the National Margins Audit now


The London Surgical Research Group is excited to invite you to join the National Margins Audit. This project will study national variation in margin practice in breast conserving surgery and margin re-excision rates. This is an important study which follows ASCO’s endorsement of “no ink on tumour” as an adequate margin in 2014. Wider margins have not been found to be associated with … Read More

Free 3-day course: BOSTiC – Training in Research Methods for Surgical Trainees


This looks like a great course to go on and it’s free! It’s designed for surgical trainees from all specialities wanting to learn about trials methodology, and to be involved in high quality research projects. The programme consists of three back-to-back research training days and provides the opportunity for trainees to learn how to evaluate surgical interventions in well designed … Read More