The Association of Surgeons in Training

Saturday 02 November 2013

Founded in 1976, ASiT is a professional body and educational charity working to promote excellence in surgical training across all ten surgical specialties in the UK and Republic of Ireland. ASiT is independent of the Surgical Royal Colleges and is run by trainees for trainees. Find out how ASiT can benefit your surgical education and career.

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ASiT Conference Liverpool 18-20 March 2016

Wednesday 21 October 2015

The 40th Anniversary ASiT Conference will be held in the spectactular city of Liverpool. Please join us for this celebratory event. ABSTRACT SUBMISSION OPEN!

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Junior Doctors Contract Discussions - Response to Mr Hunt

Thursday 12 November 2015

ASiT has long maintained that contract negotiations are the remit of the BMA and not ASiT.  This being said, Miss Rhiannon Harries was invited to meet with the Secretary of State for Health "for a discussion of issues concerning our members." Find our reply here...

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Shape of Training Review

Thursday 12 November 2015

It may come as a surprise to many of you that the Shape of Training reform, coordinated nationally by a steering group, is moving forward to consider implementation within surgical training in the UK. ASiT and BOTA have been working together to represent the voice of surgical trainees in the UK regarding proposals on implementing the Shape of Training Review in surgical specialities. Find this document and more details here...

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ASiT 40-4-40

Saturday 26 September 2015

Come join us on Saturday 16th January 2016 for 40 courses run across the UK and Ireland for our 40th Anniversary.

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ASiT Global Surgery Award

Monday 02 November 2015

The recent Lancet Commission on Global Surgery has highlighted the gross deficiencies in surgical care in low resource countries. ASiT is proud to offer 3 awards to projects addressing this.

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Applications open: ASiT Mersey Regional Representative position

Wednesday 28 October 2015

This is a fantastic opportunity, which will offer the successful applicant the chance to join the pan-speciality ASiT Council and represent the doctors and medical students on a national scale.

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Open now - Dr. Amit Mishra Mentoring Bursaries

Sunday 25 October 2015

ASiT are privileged to open applications for three bursaries for the upcoming mentorship courses: the Dr. Amit Mishra Bursaries. 

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MSc in Surgical Skills and Sciences

Saturday 26 September 2015

A unique opportunity to develop or extend expertise in the rapidly developing areas of Laparoscopic Surgery and Gastrointestinal Endoscopy, whilst also learning about laboratory and clinical research methodology.

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ASiT Silver Scalpel Award: Excellence in Surgical Training

Wednesday 25 July 2012

Over the past decade the ASiT Silver Scalpel Award, generously supported by Swann-Morton, has played a vital part in recognising trainers going the extra mile for their trainees, while at the same time promoting the highest standards of surgical training.

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