Severn Cadaveric Hand Trauma Course for Core Trainees

Category: Training - Core Surgery

Date: October 19th 2012

Location: Vesalius Surgical Training Centre, Department of Anatomy at the School of Veterinary Sciences, University of Bristol, Southwell Street, Bristol BS2 8EJ

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For all Core Surgery trainees (both Core T&O and Core Surgery-In-General). Preference will go to T&O and plastics-themed CT2s.


  • Explore the practical principles of hand trauma combining use of fresh frozen cadaveric hands/forearms and dry sawbones
  • Guided cadaveric dissections and fracture fixation.
  • The focus on maximizing practical exposure.
  • Topics will include surgical approaches to digits/palm/wrist, hand and distal radius fracture fixation, tendon repairs, and soft tissue coverage.



  • Mr Anthony MacQuillan; Cons Plastic @ Stanmore
  • Mr Simon Lee, Cons Plastic @ Frenchay
  • Mr Rob Warr, Cons Plastic @ Frenchay
  • Mr Raj Bhatia, Cons T&O @ BRI
  • Miss Ilana Langdon, Cons T&O @ RUH
  • Mr Alex Cowey, Cons T&O @ RUH



Severn trainees £30
Non-Severn trainees £50

Delegates will be notified of places by e-mail on receipt of cheques. Please note that cheques are regrettably non-refundable

Cheques payable to “University of Bristol”
Mr Greg Pickering
C/o Ms Jenny Dando, Orthopaedic Secretary
Royal United Hospital NHS Trust
Combe Park, Bath, BA1 3NG

Please include your: Name, E-mail, Post, Hospital


For Additonal Information

Contact Greg Pickering, CT2 T&O, at or James Warbrick-Smith, CT2 Plastics, at