West Midlands Paediatric Orthopaedic Revision Course

Date: September 15th – 17th 2021
Venue: Royal College Of Surgeons of Edinburgh
Buildings, BIRMINGHAM B3 2BB
£300 for 3 days. Lectures and Viva practice
Convenors: Miss Joanna Thomas & Mr Ed Bache
This 3 day Paediatric Orthopaedic Revision Course is designed for
candidates taking the FRCS (T&O) Examination. The mornings will cover
the key topics in Paediatric Orthopaedics and giving you a structure to
answer viva questions.
The afternoons will concentrate on mock vivas.
There will be “spotters” involving spot diagnoses on clinical photographs
and radiographs. We will have realistic viva sessions.
All Candidates will be provided with a selection of key up to date papers.
It is an interactive course with lots of opportunities to practice your viva
technique, and to answer any questions you may have with a friendly and
experienced faculty.

The Programme is as follows:
Wednesday 15th September
• Normal Variants
• Neuromuscular
• Foot
• Viva – afternoon
Thursday 16th September
• Hip
• Spine
• Trauma
• Knee
• Viva – afternoon
Friday 17th September
• Infection
• JIA
• NAI
• Spines
• Tumours
To apply for a place please email Miss Thomas (see below). To secure your
place please transfer £300 into the following bank account:
BCH Fund
Sort code: 51-70-32 Acc no: 80594220 with your name as a reference.
• Any questions please email:
Joanna.thomas13@nhs.net

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