Fri, 05 Oct 2018 08:00:00 GMTFri, 05 Oct 2018 16:00:00 GMT

@ASGBI WomenInSurgery and #HowIBecameAWomanInSurgery go live!

Join us at The International Centre Telford on Friday 5th October.

Women In Surgery Symposium is eligable for 5 CPD credits.

ASGBI Women in Surgery Symposium 2018 Provisional Programme

 09.00 - 09.30  Registration
 09:30 - 09:40  Welcome and Opening
 09:30 - 09:35  The ASGBI view for Women in Surgery  Rowan Parks  Edinburgh
 09:35 - 09:40  The Symposium: ideas and scopes  Maria Irene Bellini  London
 09:40 - 10:40  Women in Surgery in the UK
 09:40 - 10:00  The story of the first female Professor of Surgery in the UK and the female President of the ASGBI  Averil Mansfield  London
 10:00 - 10:20  State Of The Art: How is the UK compared to other Western Countries  Farah Bhatti  Swansea
 10:20 - 10:40  The Academic Survival Kit  Christina Fotopoulou  London
 10:40 - 12:00  Leadership Challenges
 10:40 - 11:00  Work-Life balance to prevent burn out  Scarlett McNally  Brighton
 11:00 - 11:20  21st Century Women in Surgery: What are the requirements?  Stella Vig  Croydon
 11.20 - 11:40  Maternity and Surgical Training  Helen Mohan  Dublin
 11:40 - 12:00  Panel Discussion
 12:00 - 13:30  Lunch
 13:30 - 15:10  Sex and Speciality
 13:30 - 13:50  Being a Women: did this affect my career choice?  Tracey Gillies  Edinburgh
 13:50 - 14:10  Attrition from a woman perspective  Anya Adair  Edinburgh
 14:10 - 14:30  Advocacy and Networking: why do we need men on board?  to be confirmed  
 14:30 - 15:50  Oral Presentations
 14:50 - 15:10  Panel Discussion
 15:10 - 15:30  Refreshment Break
 15:30 - 17:00  Congnitive bias as a barrier for women in Surgery
 15:30 - 15:50  The gender paygap in the NHS  Yitka Graham  Sunderland
 15:50 - 16:10  Fighting unconscious bias in ourselves and others  Zoe Winters  London
 16:10 - 16:30  Membership, coaching and sponsorship  Alexis Hutson  Leicester
 16:30 - 16:50  Panel Discussion    
 16:50 - 17:00 Lessons learnt/Future projects  Maria Irene Bellini  London

Symposium Rates

Member Price £30.00 + £6.00 (VAT) £36.00
Non Member Price £150.00 + £30.00 (VAT) £180.00

To book accommodation please CLICK HERE.

Women in Surgery Symposium Abstract Submission has now closed. Many thanks to all who submitted an abstract for this new symposium.

Abstracts will be published in the Winter 2018 Edition of the JASGBI and a selection of authors will be asked to give a short presentation during the symposium.

Symposium Supporters

Headline Sponsor

Medtronic

Sponsors

MDU

 

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