South West Orthopaedic Conference (17 March 2018)

South West Orthopaedic Conference (17 March 2018)

Dear Students,

We are delighted to announce that tickets are now available for the 2018 South West Orthopaedic Conference!

Organised by a group of medical students and orthopaedic consultants; the day aims to offer medical students and junior doctors from around the country, the opportunity to gain insight into the hugely popular field of orthopaedics.

The event will take place on 17th March in Exeter and will consist of morning lectures from world leading orthopaedic surgeons, poster presentations and practical workshops in surgical fracture fixation, total hip arthroplasty, plaster casting and suturing skills.

We will be accepting abstracts on any project, SSU, case report, elective or audit related to orthopaedic surgery, sports medicine or musculoskeletal disease. To be considered, please send a 250 word abstract to by MIDDAY SUNDAY 25th FEBRUARY.

Go to for more information and a link to booking.

We look forward to seeing you there.

South West Orthopaedic Conference Organising Committee

BOTA Medical Student Bursaries

Interested in applying for an elective in Trauma and Orthopaedics? The British Orthopaedic Trainees’ Association (BOTA) is offering 3 £500 bursaries to fund for medical electives in Trauma and Orthopaedics. This bursary is open to all undergraduate medical students and is an opportunity not to be missed.

Applications are due at 23:59, 11th January 2018. Read below for more details!