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Bristol-Cardiff-Swansea Surgical Exchange

posted 16 Oct 2014, 14:24 by Bristol Scrubs
We are extremely please to invite you all to this years SCRUBS (Bristol-Cardiff-Swansea) exchange. This year it will be held at Cardiff. Please see below for details.

We have the following speakers confirmed: 
Mr David Scott-Coombes of Cardiff- Consultant Endocrine Surgery
Mr Brian Rees OBE of Cardiff- Consultant General Surgery
Professor Anthony J Strong of KCL - Consultant Neurosurgeon
Professor Gordon Blunn of UCL - Professor in the Institute of Orthopaedics and Musculoskeletal Science
Professor Steven Jeffery of Birmingham - Consultant Plastic Surgeon
Professor Ben Bridgewater of Manchester - Consultant Cardiothoracic Surgeon
Professor Sean Tierney of Dublin - Consultant Vascular Surgeon
Professor Nagy Habib of Imperial - Consultant Hepatobiliary Surgeon 
Mr Nagappan Kumar of Cardiff - Consultant Hepatobiliary Surgeon 

Skill sessions will be run by ASIT and RCSed- will have a novice and advanced stream, and include:basic/advanced suturing, bowel anastomosis, laparoscopy training, ENT management- cricoid 'surgery', grommet packing, airway management, cauterisation (though obviously these are subject to change)

Refreshments will be provided throughout the day.

ASIT members: FREE
Non-members: £15

They also have a 'day ticket' for just the talks at £5.
You can buy tickets:

 Cardiff have also made a silly video: