Posted March 12th 2020 (10 months ago)

Foundation School Bulletin

British Association of Day Surgery Annual Conference


  • Day case
  • Awake foot and ankle surgery
  • Mastectomy
  • Pyeloplasty
  • Vaginal surgery
  • Fractured mandible repair
  • Improving day surgery performance
  • Updates from GIRFT and Same Day
  • Emergency Care (SDEC)
  • Day Surgery in Denmark & USA

Poster, oral and prize presentations

Workshops include

  • Optimising pre-assessment
  • Enabling change in your day case unit
  • Wellbeing in day surgery workplace
  • Networking Dinner

Venue: Cardiff City Hall, June 25th, 2020.

For information, please visit our website:

Meeting registration opens 1st January 2020.
Early bird rate Open until 1st May 2020.
Abstract submission
1st January 2020–17th April 2020.

Abstract Submission Link:

Please be aware this wouldn't attract funding for trainees

HEAT Awards

The deadline for the 2020 HEAT (healthcare education and training) Awards is fast approaching but there is still time to nominate an inspiring colleague or team.

The awards, which are run by Health Education England, recognise and celebrate the very best in education, training, workforce planning and leadership across the NHS in England. They are supported by NHS England and NHS Improvement and NHS X.

There are 13 award categories including awards for Inspiring Return to Practice, Emerging Leader of the Year, Champion of Diversity, Inclusion and Widening Participation, and Delivering 21st Century Care Award.

Visit to find out more and to submit a nomination - deadline is 27 March.


Clinical Teaching Fellow Job - Yeovil

Please see below an advert for a Clinical Teaching Fellow Job in Yeovil in Medical Education and ICU Critical Care, for those interested in these roles after Foundation Training.