Areas of focus
Our Academic Surgery aims to drive surgical excellence across all specialties, improving education, training, access and networks for all of our students and surgeons. As our programme develops we will post the latest areas of focus here. Initially, you can view the specialties that we have and will be highlighting, as part of our Academic Surgery Grand Rounds:
- Urological Surgery: the Current Role of MRI in Prostate Cancer Detection.
- Vascular Surgery: Management of vascular graft infections.
- Upper GI.
- Metabolic & Bariatric Surgery.
- Hepatobiliary Surgery.
- Breast Surgery.
- Orthopaedic Surgery.
- Neuro Surgery.
- Plastic Surgery.
- Maxillo-facial Surgery.
- Colorectal Surgery.
- Obstetrics and Gynaecology.
In the video below, Mr. Chu Yiu, Consultant Surgeon, Lewisham and Greenwich NHS Trust, Lead for Surgery, Bachelor of Medicine, Bachelor of Surgery Programme and Prof Prokar Dasgupta, Professor of Surgery, King’s Health Partners, discuss the improvements they have made to the undergraduate curriculum: