Paediatric orthopaedic FRCS (Tr & Orth) viva practice course | 24 January 2023

Overview

Target audience: Candidates preparing for the FRCS (Orth) examinations, and trainees who are in their earlier years of training and would like to gain viva preparation experience.

Faculty includes:

Mrs Anna Bridgens, Consultant Paediatric Trauma & Orthopaedic Surgeon, St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Miss Helen Chase, Consultant Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon, Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital and West Suffolk Hospital

Ms Jo Dartnell, Consultant Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon, Maidstone and Tunbridge Wells NHS Trust

Mr Juan de Dios Robinson, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, NHS Grampian

Mrs Yael Gelfer, Consultant Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon, St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Mr Mark Latimer, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Addenbrooke’s Hospital

Mr Radu Moldovan, Consultant Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon, University Hospitals of Derby and Burton NHS Foundation Trust

Mr Darius Rad, Consultant Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon, University Hospital of Southampton

Mr Daniel Reed, Consultant Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon, Evelina London Children’s Hospital

Mr Anish Sanghrajka, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Norfolk and Norwich University Hospitals NHS Trust

Mr Gavin Spence, Consultant Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon, King’s College Hospital London (Dubai)

Ms Andrea Yeo, Consultant Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon, St George’s University Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust

Format

18:45 Registration and introduction
19:00 Mock vivas commence
21:30 Close of session

The Programme

This course is designed for candidates taking part 2 of the FRCS (Tr and Orth) examination, and consists entirely of mock viva sessions. It will provide you with the opportunity to refine and test your paediatric orthopaedic knowledge, practise your exam technique, and clarify any issues with an experienced faculty.

 

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Convenor

Mr Gavin Spence

Consultant Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon, King's College Hospital London (Dubai)

Gavin Spence is a full time paediatric orthopaedic surgeon at Consultant Paediatric Orthopaedic Surgeon, King’s College Hospital London (Dubai). His particular clinical interest is in external fixation and limb deformity correction. Prior to this he was a consultant for Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children and the Evelina London Children’s Hospital, treating children with a variety of tertiary paediatric orthopaedic conditions including neuromuscular pathology. He trained in London and Cambridge, with fellowships in Great Ormond Street, Stanmore, and Adelaide.

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viva candidate
 - £99.00
observer
 - £50.00