Pituitary Gland Course, Newcastle – September 2016

This comprehensive one day course is a presentation of minimally invasive techniques for Endoscopic and Transcranial surgery of the Pituitary Fossa and Cranial Base.

Download the course flyer here

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Glasgow Neuro Conference 2016 – November 2016

The Glasgow Neuro Conference 2016 will be held on 19th November 2016.

Further details can be found at: www.glasgowneuro.co.uk

Please also see the flyer

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6th Liverpool Paediatric Neurosurgery Masterclass – November 2016

Last year the course reached its largest audience of 120 delegates, which included European attendees across the two day event including Neurosurgical Trainees and Advanced Nurse Practitioners. In past years the course has been taught by a very distinguished faculty from across the UK and Europe including surgeons, radiologists, physicians, academic professors and biomedical engineering.

Topics
• Spina Bifida – foetus to teen
• Tumours
• Low grade glioma
• Suprasellar tumours
• Complex hydrocephalus
• Spasticity
• NF2

For more information contact: Dawn.Williams@alderhey.nhs.uk

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British Neurosurgical Trainee Course, Cambridge – January 2017

Monday 9th January 2017 – Wednesday 11th January 2017

Robinson College, University of Cambridge

A 3-day residential course directed at the core neurosurgical syllabus for British Neurosurgical Trainees. Designed to cover the entire syllabus over 5 courses run at 6 monthly intervals.

Course Website

Online Registration

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Imperial Neurosurgery (FRCS – NeuroSurg) Examination Course – September 2016

A 2-day course that will cover the wide range of conditions you’re likely to be examined  upon and this is the chance to practice your answers!

The course flyer and registration form can be download by clicking the links.

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SARS Annual Scientific Meeting – Royal College of Surgeons Ireland

The Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland, Dublin

18-19 January 2017

Abstract Submission: Open Now; Closes – 9 September 2016
Early Bird Registration: Closes – 30 November 2016

Outcomes Research Scientific Surgery, Perioperative Medicine, Future Projects, Training and Education

BJS Lecture (by Professor Dr Francesco Carli) and the John Farndon lecture

Prizes available: Patey, Williams, Burnand, Medical Student, Future Projects, ASIT and Poster Prizes

Please see attached flyer

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ST1/2 Jobs Advertised – Royal Sussex

Please see the attached for further information.

Closing date is 29th July 2016.

More Info: File 1 & File 2

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FRCS Neurosurgery Viva Course, Aberdeen – September 2016

The course provides a ‘dry-run’ of the Part 2 FRCS(NS) examination for neurosurgeons in training in conditions as close to the real thing as possible.   Day one covers Clinicals and day two covers Vivas.  A variety of experienced senior consultants and those who have recently passed the exam are included in the faculty.

Please see the course flyer.

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Neuroanatomy of Operative Approaches (Part I), Leeds – September 2016

This well-established course is aimed at the Junior Neurosurgical Trainee within the earlier years of their training ST3- ST5 (UK). The focus is on the anatomy of commoner Neurosurgical approaches.

These courses have been developed in partnership with the School of Biomedical Science , Leeds University and the Leeds Neurosurgical Unit. The aim being to  increase the clinically relevant Neuro-anatomical knowledge of  Neurosurgical trainees. The courses are designed to allow maximum  hands-on experience in the Anatomy Skills Laboratory supervised by  Neurosurgeons.

For more information, please visit the course website or download the flyer and booking form.

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Thieme Website 25% Discount Code

Thieme are offering BNTA members 25% off neurosurgical titles at their website.

A list of some newly released neurosurgical titles is available here.

Email bnta@e1v1m1.co.uk for further information regarding the discount code etc.

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