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Quote of the Day – Otto von Bismarck

“Only a fool learns from his own mistakes. The wise man learns from the mistakes of others.” — Otto von Bismarck

RACS – Annual Academic Surgery Conference

The November Annual Academic Surgery Conference 2019 – incorporating the Surgical Research Society of Australasia will be held on the 7-8 November 2019 in Melbourne. The meeting is open to medical students, prevocational doctors, SET Trainees, Fellows and anyone with an interest in academic surgery.  

Planning a Research Project in Surgery

By Dr Julian Quinn, The SERT Institute, Research Officer. [Email] Once an exciting new research project has been envisaged and sketched out, have a pause. Before launching into any substantial work, here are some really important questions that need to be considered to make sure serious roadblocks are avoided, progress is as smooth as it …

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The Discipline of Surgery @ The University of Sydney

The Discipline of Surgery is the largest academic surgical department in Australasia and operates across seven different clinical schools in New South Wales. It offers a number of Post-graduate coursework degrees. Dr Anthony Glover, the SERT Institute Masters of Surgery Program Lead, plays an important role in this program as the coordinator of the Surgical …

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Sydney University Named in world’s top 100 universities

The University of Sydney has been ranked 60 in the world and first in the state in the 2020 Times Higher Education (THE) World University rankings. It was placed 1st in NSW, 3rd in Australia. This year, more than 1300 institutions from 92 countries, were ranked in the  World University rankings.

Update on Postgraduate Studies @USyd – 27th Sept @RNSH

The University of Sydney will be conducting a lunchtime information session at RNSH on professional medical education opportunities. Come and join the ‘lunch and learn’ session with Clinical Professor Ross MacPherson (Director of Peri-operative Medicine at Royal North Shore Hospital), Dr Anthony Glover (Endocrine Specialist and Senior Lecturer, Surgery) and Associate Professor Annette Katelaris (Director …

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