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Northern Anaesthetic Pedal 2018

Its back! Northern Anaesthetic Pedal The Northern Anaesthetic Pedal is an annual ride run by the Northern School of Anaesthesia & ICM Trainee Committee, showcasing some of the stunning scenery at the heart of our region. It is an...

Born to Run: Medicine Behind the (Half-)Marathon

What makes us the best long distance runners? How does the body adapt? What happens when things go wrong? Get your running shoes on and join us for an evening of half-marathon medicine at the North Terrace. Dr Chris...

International Meeting of the Royal College of Anaesthetists

Anaesthesia 2018 will bring together national and world-renowned experts to present the latest advances in perioperative medicine, critical care and pain medicine. Hear from the key players shaping the future of the specialty in the UK and beyond. With...

Neuroanaesthesia with Dr Kathryn Bell

Join us for an evening of Neuroanaesthesia with Dr Kathryn Bell. Dr Bell will be giving us a talk covering the physiology of neuroanaesthesia, the effects of a head injury on physiology and how to manage this, and she...

AAGBI Wylie Medal 2018

The Wylie Medal 2018 will be awarded to the most meritorious essay on this year’s topic ‘Medical student electives in developing countries: medical tourism or formative experience?‘ written by an undergraduate medical student at a university in Great Britain...

Pre-Hospital Emergency Medicine

by Amy Royston, NSACC Treasurer 2017-18 We joined with NEMSOC (Newcastle Emergency Medicine Society) to create an event featuring a talk by Dr Chris Johnson, an Anaesthetics Registrar and Great North Air Ambulance medic, a mass casualty simulation, and...

RCoA Student Membership

  The Royal College of Anaesthetists is launching a new membership service for medical students and foundation year doctors. As part of the Royal College of Anaesthetists (RCoA) five year strategy to support anaesthetists throughout their career, they are...

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NSACC//NEMSOC Present PRE-HOSPITAL EMERGENCY MEDICINE

NSACC have joined forces with the Newcastle Emergency Medicine Society to bring a night of Pre-Hospital Emergency Medicine! Join us for a talk by Dr Chris Johnson – Anaesthetics Registrar, Army Reservist and Great North Air Ambulance Medic –...

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‘Meet the Experts’ – Anaesthesia Open Day

The Royal College of Anaesthetists will be hosting a ‘Meet the Experts’ event at the Market Keepers Cottage, Times Square (Centre for Life) on Wednesday 25th October, 10:00-16:00. The event will include discussions about the speciality and career choices...

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Back to Basics

NSACC are back, and we’re going Back to Basics! Join us on Tuesday 10th October for our first event of the year! Dr Stephen Mowat, a Specialist Registrar in Anaesthetics will be giving us an Introduction to Anaesthetics, followed...

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NAP17

Northern Anaesthetic Pedal 2017 The Northern Anaesthetic Pedal is an annual ride run by the Northern School of Anaesthesia and ICM trainee committee. We are raising money for two local excellent charities; Great North Air Ambulance Service and Middlesborough...

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GAT Annual Scientific Conference

The Group of Anaesthetists in Training (GAT) Annual Scientific Meeting will be held this year in Cardiff. The conference will be held this year on the 5-7th July and will mark the 50th Anniversary of the event. For Medical...

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INCARNNET: Research & Quality Improvement Symposium

A new 1-day course held in the North East focused on research and quality improvement. The course is aimed at trainees in Anaesthesia and Intensive Care Medicine and medical students who have an interest in these specialties. Topics will include: How...

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Annual General Meeting

The NSACC Annual General Meeting will be held at 7pm on Thursday 11th May in the Ridley Atrium, Medical School.  All society members are able to nominate themselves, or another society member, for a position on the forthcoming committee....

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Disaster Medicine

Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Medicine Join us for our next talk, “Disaster Medicine” by Dr Chris Johnson, Anaesthetics Registrar and Great North Air Ambulance/Army Reserve Doctor. Dr Johnson’s seen major trauma in Afghanistan and has a special interest...

Your future in Anaesthesia

A brochure from Royal College of Anaesthesia for students who may have already considered a career in medicine – even if not specifically in anaesthesia. This brochure will also appeal to those who would like to know more about the...

Top Tips for ACCS & Core Anaesthesia Applications

1. Gain experience in anaesthesia, intensive care or acute medicine… Taster days, SSCs and electives are an excellent way to show an early interest and dedication to the specialties during medical school.  You can organise this here! Foundation Year jobs are an excellent...

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RCoA Medical Student Essay Prize

The Royal College of Anaesthetists are celebrating their 25th Anniversary by inviting students to submit an essay on the following subject:   What will anaesthesia look like in the next 25 years?   The Royal College will be awarding...

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Visiting Mars: Trauma Care From Trafalgar to the Stars

Visiting Mars: Trauma Care From Trafalgar To The Stars The evening started with an excellent lecture by Dr Ian Nesbitt, a consultant in Anaesthesia and Critical Care at the Freeman Hospital. Dr Nesbitt spoke about the management of trauma...