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Updates available on Facebook: CardiothoracicSurgeryCareersDay


Event held November 2016:

This is an exciting opportunity for medical professionals and medical students to explore career prospects in Cardiothoracic Surgery. Some pictures from the highly successful event held in 2014:

SCTS Ionescu Medical Student Travelling Fellowships 2017

SCTS Education is pleased to invite applications from students for the Ionescu Travelling Fellowships awarded by SCTS

The fellowship is awarded to support an immersive visit to a cardiothoracic surgery centre which may be in GB & Ireland or abroad. It is designed to bolster the CV and experience of the budding cardiothoracic surgeon. Read more


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A BMJ article, published in 2014, described how to be successful at ST1 application.

See more information on the curriculum and careers on the trainees' page.

A 2015 workforce planning document has been published. Read more