Available spaces: 500
Presenter: Mr Mark Latimer, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, Addenbrooke’s Hospital
Target audience: Candidates preparing for the FRCS (Orth) examinations or equivalent, and trainees who are in their earlier years of training.
Organised jointly by Orthopaedic Research UK and The FRCS Mentor Group.
CPD: 1 credit
19:30 Introduction, Convenors/Hosts
19:35 Children’s Orthopaedics, Mr Mark Latimer
20:05 Invited questions
20:15 Case discussion with top tips for the FRCS exam, Mr Mark Latimer
20:35 Viva practice (participants welcome to stay on for additional viva practice)
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Mr Latimer works as a consultant orthopaedic surgeon at both Addenbrooke’s Hospital and at Peterborough and Stamford Hospitals. He has a specialist interest in children’s orthopaedics, adult lower limb surgery and trauma surgery.
Before studying medicine he graduated from Oxford University with a master’s degree in engineering, economics and management. He studied pre-clinical medicine at Oxford and clinical medicine at Cambridge. He joined the East Anglian Orthopaedic Rotation in 2002.
He passed his FRCS (T&O) exams in 2007 and was selected for the prestigious Ingham Fellowship in paediatric orthopaedic surgery in Sydney.
Past and present posts include:
Mr Latimer has published academic papers in numerous fields including cardiology, anaesthesia, plastic surgery, neurosurgery and of course orthopaedics!