ScrubbEd Teaching Series

ScrubbEd is Newcastle Surgical Society’s Teaching Series. We work closely with local tutors and the medical school who also see out ScrubbEd Series to be a valuable teaching resource and platform.

The RCSEd and RCSEng continue to support the ScrubbEd Teaching Series, which we aim to repeat annually in the future. We will continue to follow the learning outcomes and core surgical conditions deemed necessary for graduating medical students to know from the RCSEng National Undergraduate Curriculum for Surgery :…%2fnational-undergraduate%2f&user=rcseng%5cAnonymous&site=website

The ScrubbEd Surgical Teaching Series will help you:

  • Maximise the value of your surgical placements
  • Revise and prepare for written and practical exams
  • Prepare for surgical FY jobs

Our ScrubbEd lectures are taught by surgical trainees in the North East and is overseen and supported by the following leads:

  • Mr Paul Gallagher: Consultant Upper GI Surgeon; Head of School of Surgery (HEENE) & RCSEd Regional Surgical Advisor
  • Mr Alex Phillips: Consultant Oesophagogastric Surgeon; Director Undergraduate Surgery, Newcastle University; Deputy Director Faculty of Surgical Trainers & RSA (RCSEd)
  • Dr Keeneth McKeegan: MBBS Degree Programme Director