Available spaces: online lectures and viva observer places available
Course convenor: Mr Karthik Karuppaiah, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust
Target audience: Candidates preparing for the FRCS (Orth) examinations or equivalent, and trainees who are in their earlier years of training.
This online course is comprised of two parts.
Part 1: You will receive online access to pre-recorded lectures that you can watch in your own time. This comprehensive lecture programme covers the core components and key topics of the exam.
Part 2: Takes place on the evening of Tuesday 16 March and consists entirely of mock viva sessions. It will provide you with the opportunity to refine and test your orthopaedic knowledge in regards to hand surgery, practise your exam technique, and clarify any issues with an experienced faculty.
Programme (part 2):
18:45 Registration and introduction
19:00 Mock vivas commence
21:30 Close of session
You can purchase tickets for just one part of the course or both.
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.
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.
Full course, includes online lectures and live viva practice: £200
online lectures and viva observer only for the live practice: £150
Viva practice only: £99 (takes place on 16 March 2021)
Viva observer only £50 (takes place on 16 March 2021)
Please contact the events team via email: firstname.lastname@example.org or telephone: +44 (0)20 7307 3011 if you have any further queries.
Mr Karuppaiah is consultant orthopaedic surgeon working in King’s College Hospital, with special interest in upper limb surgery. Mr Karuppaiah undertook a master’s degree in evidence based orthopaedics from Teesside University and has published more than 20 articles. Mr Karuppaiah is a keen teacher and has been a faculty on various FRCS courses (King’s FRCS intense revision course, King’s FRCS hand course and Medway upper limb course).