Short courses


Basic Surgical Skills

05 - 06 July 2018

This course has been designed to introduce surgical trainees, surgical nurse and theatre practitioners to safe surgical practice within a controlled workshop environment. It aims to teach, assess and certify the ability of trainees to use safe and so ... read more


Core Skills in Laparoscopic Surgery

15 - 16 October 2018

The course aims to: Provide surgical trainees with the technical skills required to perform the most common laparoscopic general surgical operations Provide insight into the theoretical principles of safe laparoscopic practice Disseminate exampl ... read more


Basic Vascular Microsurgery Course

15 - 16 March 2019ásico-de-microcirugía-vascular

The main purpose of this course is to train students to obtain theoretical and practical knowledge about microsurgery equipment and instruments, as well as to develop basic skills in microsurgical procedures at the vascular level. ... read more


Mahaluxmivala-Sherman FRCS (Orth) Viva Course for Orthopaedic Surgeons (Formerly the Royal College of Surgeons of England Course)

22 - 23 March 2019

This interactive two-day course focuses on preparing delegates for the viva (oral) component of the FRCS (Orth) in a friendly atmosphere. Delegates will work through a range of techniques to improve both oral skills and orthopaedic clinical examinati ... read more


Queen Mary's Basic Surgical Skills Summer School

22 July - 02 August 2019

The Queen Mary's Basic Surgical Skills Summer School (QMBSS) is designed for medical students who aim to follow a career in surgery, or allied healthcare professionals who need to acquire basic surgical techniques. Combining traditional teaching with ... read more