Forthcoming Courses



Wrightington Lower Limb FRCS (T&O) Viva and Clinical Examination Courses

Convenors: Henry Wynn Jones and Mike Karski

This is an intensive one-day course on lower limb surgery in preparation for the FRCS (Orth) exam. ​​​The course is aimed at candidates about to sit the Intercollegiate Board examination in Orthopaedic Surgery.  The emphasis of the course is on clinical examination of patients and viva practice under examination conditions.

Faculty includes Consultant Lower Limb Surgeons and Lower Limb Fellows who have recently taken the examination. There is a high ratio of examiners to delegates to ensure that delegates get plenty of practice. Viva subjects cover questions encountered in the "Adult Pathology" section of the FRCS Vivas (Spines, Pelvis and Hip, Knee, F&A, Tumours, Infection) 



Monday 16th April 2018

Online registration is now open

To go on the waiting list e-mail Liz Newton at


Click here for more information and to register on the course


Future Courses in 2018 are detailed below


Monday 17th September 2018

Online registration will open early May.




Combined Meeting of the Northwest Orthopaedic Association Spring Meeting & Wrightington Research Gold Medal Day

Friday 11th May 2018

To be held at Conference Centre, Wrightington Hospital

The Research Day is combined with the North West Orthopaedic Association Spring Meeting


Registration for the meeting is free.   Please click here for more information on abstract submission and to register for the meeting





Enquiries for all Lower Limb courses to:


Liz Newton, Course Co-ordinator


Tel:  01257 256293