The London basic science FRCS (Orth) revision course

Date: 20/09/2018 - 21/09/2018
Location: Chandos House, London

Available spaces: 4

The London basic science FRCS (Orth) revision course


Course convenors:

Mr Sebastian Dawson-Bowling, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Barts Health NHS Trust
Professor Iain McNamara, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital
Mr Ben Ollivere, Associate Clinical Professor, Nottingham University Hospitals NHS Trust

This course is aimed at those preparing for the FRCS (Orth) or equivalent examination. The course programme has been developed over the past 10 years to ensure the whole syllabus is covered from a basic science and pathophysiology perspective. The series of lectures and interactive sessions run over two days will cover all aspects of tribology, biomechanics, pathophysiology, statistics and microbiology required for both the written and oral examination. The course includes a heavy emphasis in viva practice and the candidates can expect over 6 hours of viva practice from the experienced faculty with personalised feedback.

The quickest way to register and confirm your place is to book online by credit or debit card. In order for you to register online you will need to register with our website first, upon registration with ORUK you will be given the option to book this meeting online. If you have already registered with our website you can sign in and book.

We accept cheques, please ensure you attach an accompanying registration form. Cheques are to be made payable to “Orthopaedic Research UK” and posted to the address detailed on the registration form.

You can also pay by direct bank transfer, our transfer details are listed on the registration form. Please ensure you also complete and return a registration form if you are paying by direct bank transfer.

Registration form

Registration fees:

Lectures with vivas and clinicals: £375
Lectures only: £275

Please contact the events team via email: events@oruk.org or telephone: +44 (0)20 7307 3013 if you have any further queries.

Venue address

Chandos House
2 Queen Anne Street


By tube: The nearest tube stations are either Bond Street (Central and Jubilee lines) or Oxford Circus (Bakerloo, Central and Victoria lines). Chandos House is under 5 minutes walk from either station.


By bus: Nearest bus routes within walking distance: 6, 7, 10, 13, 15, 23, 25, 30, 55, 73, 94, 98, 113, 137, 139, 159, 175, 189, 274, 390


Car parking: Chandos House is easily accessed from the M1 and M40 and is in the central London congestion charge zone. The nearest car park is Q-Park Harley Street. You can find more information on parking from the Q-Park website.

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