Interested in Cardiothoracic Surgery? Interventional Cardiology? Novel interventional treatments?
The King's College London (KCL) Cardiothoracic Surgical Society is a dynamic and student-driven organization dedicated to fostering excellence in cardiovascular and thoracic medicine. Our society is committed to providing a wide range of educational opportunities and resources for aspiring surgeons and medical students interested in this specialized field. Here's what we have to offer:
1. Student-Led Revision Sessions: We organize comprehensive revision sessions led by fellow students, covering both fundamental and niche topics in cardiovascular and thoracic medicine. These sessions are designed to enhance your understanding and knowledge base.
2. Surgeon-Led Talks: We invite experienced surgeons to share their insights and expertise on groundbreaking developments in the field. These talks provide valuable exposure to the latest advancements and trends in cardiothoracic surgery.
3. Preparatory Events: For those preparing for OSCEs (Objective Structured Clinical Examinations) and PT exams, we host preparatory events to help you excel in your assessments. Our goal is to facilitate your academic success.
4. Clinical Skill Sessions: We offer hands-on clinical skill sessions, allowing you to practice and refine your surgical techniques in a controlled and supportive environment. These sessions are invaluable for honing your skills.
5. Research and Clinical Placement Program: In line with our commitment to holistic development, we are working on introducing a research and clinical placement program. This initiative will provide members with opportunities to gain practical experience in the field and engage in cutting-edge research.
6. Membership Benefits: While most of our events are open to all, membership in our society guarantees you a spot at our events, ensuring you have access to these valuable resources and networking opportunities.
At the KCL Cardiothoracic Surgical Society, we aim to create a supportive and collaborative community for students and future cardiothoracic surgeons. Join us on our journey to explore, learn, and excel in the exciting world of cardiothoracic medicine.