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We are recruiting The RSTN is looking to recruit a new East Midlands, East of England and Welsh representative. We are looking for enthusiastic and hard working trainees who would like to learn more about clinical trials and contribute to … Read More

WReN abstract submission open

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Abstract Submission NOW OPEN! Please do read all the guidance notes including rules and regulations carefully before submitting your abstract as we would like your submission to be successful!All abstracts should be submitted over our dedicated abstracts portal by Monday 29 January … Read More

BSSH / JLA Research Priorities

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BSSH / JLA Top Ten Full details are here: http://www.bssh.ac.uk/patients/bssh_james_lind_alliance_partnership.aspx#Top Can scar/fibrosis formation be manipulated to improve results following hand surgery/trauma? In patients with Dupuytren’s disease, what techniques give the best results in terms of function, recurrence and cost? In the … Read More

NINJA-Pilot RCT published in BJS

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NINJA-Pilot RCT Congratulations to the NINJA team and collaborators! The NINJA-Pilot RCT has been published in the British Journal of Surgery in the November issue. It can be downloaded with open access here: http://onlinelibrary.wiley.com/doi/10.1002/bjs.10673/epdf. The key finding is that a … Read More

ACF Plastic Surgery – Manchester

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From Adam Reid: Dear plastic surgery colleagues, We have an exciting opportunity to appoint an NIHR Academic Clinical Fellow in Plastic & Reconstructive Surgery through the North West Deanery and the University of Manchester. This position holds a National Training … Read More

Clinical Lecturer in Plastic Surgery

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The Welsh Centre for Burns & Plastic Surgery & ReconRegen, Swansea University £31,838 to £45,304 + 1A on-call banding per annum This job provides a role for a candidate with both clinical progression and academic output in mind. It would … Read More

Call for RCS Systematic Reviews

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The RCS has advertised a fourth round of systematic reviews. Applications will be accepted from teams formed of at least one supervising consultant surgeon and three trainees. From these applications, three teams will be invited to carry out the reviews … Read More

RSTN Trials Day 2017

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The 2017 Trials Day was very well received by delegates and sponsors alike. Following an introduction from the organising committee and Mr Stephen Hamilton on behalf of the primary sponsor, PRASIS, we kicked off the day with the sandpit session. … Read More

Recruiting to RSTN Committee now!

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The RSTN Committee is looking for enthusiastic and hard working trainees who would like to learn more about clinical trials and contribute to running the RSTN. A big thank you to Emma Reay, Paul Malone, and Richard Kwasnicki for their hard … Read More