FREE: 4th Surgical Emergency Conference, Oxford, 10th September

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What does it take to become an Emergency Surgeon? Ensuring excellence in emergency surgery This one day event is aimed at trainees and consultants to explain the new surgical curriculum, with more emphasis on emergency surgery training, as well as the skills and training required to be an Emergency Surgeon. It will also look at the research opportunities in emergency surgery … Read More

Free 2-day workshop: Tomorrow’s Leaders


This is a free two-day workshop in December focusing on clinical trials in surgical oncology (details here). It is aimed at surgical trainees with an interest in oncology and early years consultants within 5 years of CCT. Further details are available from

Would you be interested in these posts?


Prof Knowles is wondering if there might be interest in the following posts: Dear LSRG members, First, my congratulations on your continued portfolio of successful projects, sorry for my lack of direct engagement. This note concerns two potential new posts at Barts Health – QMUL (in my department). Clinical Senior Lecturer in Colorectal Surgery & Hon Consultant Colorectal Surgeon (University … Read More

Tell us what you like


We are planning a free research workshop in the summer for LSRG members. In order to make this as useful to you as possible please could you take one minute to answer this question. What topics would be most interesting to you? How to do your own systematic review How to find yourself a MD or PhD to do How … Read More

Free workshop: How to be a good Chief Investigator, 18 Oct, Bristol


This is a free one day training event for newly funded Chief Investigators on randomised clinical trials. The workshop will include panel discussions, presentations from clinical trial units, trial funders and trial methodologists, problem solving sessions and discussions on working relationships. Click here for further details. To apply please email a 2-page CV detailing your career to date and a … Read More

You can still register for ASiT Conference plus the pre-conference research skills course


ASiT are pulling out all the stops for their 40th anniversary conference 18-20th March, Liverpool. Educational conference programme with clinical updates, topical discussions and career planning. Dedicated content for both senior trainees and medical students. Socialise with trainees from the UK and abroad at the free welcome drinks reception. Attend the famous Charity Gala Dinner at Liverpool Metropolitan Cathedral. Go … Read More

Optimising recruitment in surgical RCTs: focused workshop for surgeons


This is a FREE 1-day workshop in Bristol on Tuesday 3 May for surgeons to enhance skills in recruiting patients into RCTs. It’ll be a fantastic opportunity for surgeons across different disciplines to get together and spend a day focusing on trial recruitment, with professors Jane Blazeby and Jenny Donovan among others sharing their wisdom and experience. The workshop will … Read More

Duke’s Club Educational Weekend 12-13 March FREE


The Duke’s Club, for colorectal trainees, is hosting its annual educational weekend on 12-13 March at Chesford Grange, Kenilworth. Great time to learn and network, all for FREE. Go to the website for more details and application.

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