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Please note this is a provisional programme and may be subject to updates.

Day 1 - 21 March 2019

08:15 - 09:00

Registration and Coffee

Register your attendance and grab a coffee.

09:00 - 09:10

Welcome

RCSEd President Professor Michael S Griffin OBE will introduce the speakers.

SESSION ONE

9:10 - 10:00

ICOSET Opening Debate

“This house believes that the apprenticeship model of surgical training is dead … and should be buried”

10:00 - 11:00

Can We be All Things to All Trainees?

The Professional Trainer: Exploring Roles and Skills

  • Using science to select trainers (Aimee Gardner)
  • The Professional Trainer (Craig McIlhenny)
  • Trainer retention and development

11:00 - 11:30

Coffee Break (Poster Display)

SESSION TWO

11:30 - 13:00

Panel Session

Competency Based Surgical Training – A Global Perspective

  • Improving Surgical Training in the UK (Gareth Griffiths)
  • Excellence by Design – CBME in Canada (Mark Walton)
  • SCORE – The US Curriculum (Amit Joshi)
  • Surgical Training in Malawi (Eric Borgstein)

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch and Networking (Poster Display)

SESSION THREE: WORKSHOPS

14:00 - 15:30

Workshop 1

Choose from available workshops.

15:30 - 17:00

Workshop 2

Choose from available workshops.

SESSION FOUR

17:00 - 17:30

Inaugural Richard Reznick Lecture

Keynote speaker Richard Reznick will address the conference.

17:30 - 17:45

Award of International Fellowships

19:00 - late

Conference Dinner

Day 2 - 22 March 2019

8:15 - 9:00

Registration and Coffee

Register your attendance and grab a coffee.

SESSION ONE

9:00 - 10:00

Surgical Education Session

  • Top 10 Journal of Surgical Education papers (Doug Smink)
  • How to publish in surgical education (Nick Sevdalis)
  • The current state of surgical education research (Kirsten Dalrymple)

10:00 - 11:00

Trainee Directed Session

In conjunction with BOTA and ASiT.

"This house believes that every surgeon has a duty to be a trainer." (Simon Paterson-Brown vs Fergal Monsell).

Chaired by Simon Fleming

11:00 - 11:30

Coffee Break (Poster Display)

SESSION TWO

11:30 - 13:00

Free Paper Session

13:00 - 14:00

Lunch and Networking (Poster Display)

SESSION THREE: PARALLEL SESSIONS

14:00 - 16:00

Parallel Session 1

Quality and Safety in Training

Training Surgical Teams (Steven Yule)

The Surgical Black Box: The Future of Training and Safety (Teodor Grantcharov)

Training in Patient Safety (Tom Weiser)

Incorporating Research into Surgical Training

14:00 - 16:00

Parallel Session 2

Simulation and Technology in Training

Using Augmented Reality to Enhance Training (Oscar Traynor)

Assessment Validity in CBME (Lars Konge)

"It's not about the simulation" (Kenneth Walker)

14:00 - 16:00

Parallel Session 3

Chair: Stephen Tobin

Professionalism in Training

Training in Professionalism in Hong Kong (Paul Lai)

Professionalism and Outcomes (Alice Hartley)

Role Modelling and Surgical Training (Stephen Tobin)

Professionalism as a Trainer (Louise Goldring)

SESSION FOUR

16:00 - 16:30

Closing Plenary – Professor Roger Kneebone

16:30 - 16:45

Award of Poster and Oral Prizes

Book Your Place

To book your place at ICOSET 2019 visit the RCSEd website.