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Day Zero AFP (STARSurg/SARS Workshop)

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Are you considering a career in academic surgery?

This one day course in association with the Society of Academic and Research Surgery (SARS) aims to give delegates everything they need to prepare for a Academic Foundation Programme or a future in research or surgery - whether that be within the next year, or in the distant future!

This event is primarily aimed at clinical year medical students in order to provide the best chance of enhancing your academic career in the early stages of medical school, those that are preclinical are welcome too.


This programme includes:

1. Overview of the Academic Foundation Programme

  • Careers in academic surgery

  • The application and interview process

  • The role of formal research degress

2. Career Development

  • Building your academic portfolio

  • Surgical speed dating with the SARS Executive Council: choose 3 of 8 small group parallel sessions including Basic science research, Educaiton and Training, Clinical Trials, Talk like TED, AFP Interview Skills, Surgical Careers, First Steps into Stats and Surviving Your First Day On Call.

  • Networking lunch

3. Essential Research Skills

  • Ileus management international (IMAGINE) project

  • Bitesize GRANULE course (GeneRAtiNg StUdent Recruiters for Surgical TriaLs)

  • Feedback and certificates

This meeting is being supported by the distinguished faculty of the SARS council. There will be opportunity for networking and careers advice infromally throughout the day.

SARS Membership

Have you considered joining this dynamic, world-leading surgical research society? Membership includes reduced registration fee for SARS Annual Meeting, access to numerous £100 bursaries to attend, and access to SARS workshops and career events. Join now!

http://www.surgicalresearch.org.uk/membership/

Poster Presentations

Have you submitted your abstract to the SARS conference yet? This is your opportunity to present your high quality research to an internationally renowned research meeting:

http://www.surgicalresearch.org.uk/sars-annual-meeting/2018-annual-meeting/

STARSurg are delighted to provide an informal opportunity to help you prepare for presentation and discussion for the meeting.

Lunch and Refreshements

We are delighted to be able to offer this event for only £25. The meeting will include lunch and refreshments throughout the day. This is being run at cost price and has been highly subsidised by SARS, the STARSurg Collaborative and its sponsors.

Sponsors

With special thanks to:

  • Society of Academic and Research Surgeons
  • BJS Society
  • The Unofficial Guide to Medicine
  • Wesleyan
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