Available spaces: 6
Target audience: Candidates preparing for the FRCS (Orth) examinations, and trainees who are in their earlier years of training. This course is also suitable for consultant orthopaedic surgeons and physiotherapists in practice who wish to refresh and further their knowledge in paediatric orthopaedics, whilst gaining CPD points.
CPD: 12 credits
Orthopaedic Research UK launches its first comprehensive online FRCS (Orth) revision course in elective paediatric orthopaedics, in twelve weekly webinars. Up-to-date, interactive, and evidence-based with reference to key papers and full of “exam top tips” from experienced clinicians, on this course you will discover the key important concepts to really understand the subject and tackle vivas and MCQs with confidence.
Key features include:
Each webinar will cover a different topic and will last an hour, with the content of the final webinar voted for by you the delegates in a poll half way through the course. All sessions will be recorded, you will have access to all recorded sessions and be able to revisit these as and when you require.
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 fee: £200
Please contact the events team via email: email@example.com or telephone: +44 (0)20 7307 3013 if you have any further queries.
Michail Kokkinakis is a consultant paediatric orthopaedic surgeon at the Evelina London Children’s Hospital. His subspecialty interests include adolescent hip preservation surgery, sports injuries, cerebral palsy and complex feet deformities. He received his subspecialty fellowship training at the Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital Stanmore, Evelina London Children’s Hospital and Glasgow Royal Hospital for Sick Children.
Michail graduated from the medical school of University of Frankfurt in Germany and received his surgical and orthopaedic training in both the UK and Greece. He has a PhD in orthopaedics awarded by the University of Frankfurt and a PgCert in strategic management and leadership awarded by the University of Teesside. He has 19 Medline publications and 24 podium presentations in national and international orthopaedic meetings.
Michail is member of the British Society for Children’s Orthopaedic Surgery, British Society for Surgery in Cerebral Palsy and the European Paediatric Orthopaedic Society. He is the co-chair of Cerebral Palsy Integrated Pathway for South East England and regular reviewer for the Bone and Joint Journal.
Gavin Spence is a full time paediatric orthopaedic surgeon at Burjeel Hospital for Advanced Surgery, Dubai. His particular clinical interest is in external fixation and limb deformity correction. Prior to this he was a consultant for Great Ormond Street Hospital for Children and the Evelina London Children’s Hospital, treating children with a variety of tertiary paediatric orthopaedic conditions including neuromuscular pathology. He trained in London and Cambridge, with fellowships in Great Ormond Street, Stanmore, and Adelaide.