On Saturday 12th October, HYMS are running a surgical skills event in conjunction with the Royal College of Surgeons.


You will receive full accreditation from the Royal College of Surgeons for your portfolio and essential skills for your continuing development as a medical student and budding surgeon.


From 8:30am - 5:30pm you will receive training from experienced surgeons:


Professor Stephen Leveson

Mr George Spink

Mr Joseph El-Sheikha

Mr Numan Shah


You will receive training on:

Gowning and gloving

Handling instruments

Surgeons knots

Suturing techniques

Local anaesthetic techniques

Skin lesion excision

Sebaceous cyst excision


This really is not an event not to be missed, although £60 seems expensive, we are running this event at cost with equipment and resources supplied directly from the Royal College of Surgeons so you will definitely get your moneys worth!


We only have a few places remaining so to ensure your place email NOW at hyms.surgsoc@gmail.com and we will provide you with details on how to pay. 



Royal College of Surgeons Surgical Skills for Students

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