Forthcoming meetings & courses

Head & Neck Anatomy for the Cutaneous Surgeon 2024

Date 10/10/2024

Registration is now full. Waiting list available. This is a practical workshop and lecture course focusing on superficial head & neck anatomy relevant to skin cancer surgery as practiced by Dermatological Surgeons. Learn more »

41st Annual Surgery Workshop —— 31st March – 2nd April 2025, Newcastle

Date 31/03/2025

The workshop is a long-established training course in skin surgery, consisting of lectures & hands-on practical sessions covering basic & intermediate aspects of skin surgery. Learn more »

Consultant Surgical Refresher Course

Date 02/04/2025

(Registration not yet open). This is a practical skin surgery course for Consultant Dermatologists of all levels, including non-surgeons. The workshop will be led by a faculty consisting of Consultant Dermatological Surgeons and will provide hands-on practical sessions with the opportunity for one on one tuition, alongside lectures relating to different aspects of dermatological surgery. CPD points are available with this course. Learn more »

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Consultant Surgical Refresher Course

Date 02/04/2025

(Registration not yet open). This is a practical skin surgery course for Consultant Dermatologists of all levels, including non-surgeons. The workshop will be led by a faculty consisting of Consultant Dermatological Surgeons and will provide hands-on practical sessions with the opportunity for one on one tuition, alongside lectures relating to different aspects of dermatological surgery. CPD points are available with this course. Learn more »

41st Annual Surgery Workshop —— 31st March – 2nd April 2025, Newcastle

Date 31/03/2025

The workshop is a long-established training course in skin surgery, consisting of lectures & hands-on practical sessions covering basic & intermediate aspects of skin surgery. Learn more »

Head & Neck Anatomy for the Cutaneous Surgeon 2024

Date 10/10/2024

Registration is now full. Waiting list available. This is a practical workshop and lecture course focusing on superficial head & neck anatomy relevant to skin cancer surgery as practiced by Dermatological Surgeons. Learn more »

Stitch-Up! Suturing Course 2024

Date 10/07/2024

REGISTRATION CLOSED Stitch Up! suturing course will consist of lectures on the important aspects as well as lots of supervised practical work on pig skin, including superficial, deep, continuous and interrupted sutures. There will be the opportunity to try more advanced techniques and chat to dermatologists about careers in skin surgery. Learn more »

27th Annual Dinner

Date 02/07/2024

The BSDS 27th Annual Dinner will be held during the 104th Annual Meeting of the BAD in Manchester. ( Sold Out) Learn more »

Annual Scientific Meeting 2024

Date 02/07/2024

The BSDS Scientific Meeting will take place during the 104th Annual Meeting of the BAD Learn more »

40th Annual Surgery Workshop 2024 – 15th – 17th April 2024, Newcastle University Medical School

Date 15/04/2024

Registration has now Closed. Please use the form to be added to the waiting list. The workshop is a long-established training course in skin surgery, consisting of lectures & hands-on practical sessions covering basic & intermediate aspects of skin surgery. Learn more »

Clinical Meeting March 24

Date 21/03/2024

Registration is now open. Please fill out the form to be included on our Pre-registration contact list. The theme of this meeting is: “Future skin cancer management and a review of Mohs fellowships in UK” This half day meeting is aimed at dermatologists and dermatology trainees with an interest in dermatological surgery. CPD accredited. Learn more »

18th Annual Trainee Day 23rd November 2023

Date 23/11/2023

The BSDS Trainee Day offers a chance for registrars to improve and update their skin surgery through a variety of lectures and case discussions. Learn more »

Clinical Meeting 16 November 2023

Date 16/11/2023

This meeting has now finished This half day meeting is aimed at dermatologists and dermatology trainees with an interest in dermatological surgery Learn more »

Advanced BSDS Meeting 2023

Date 20/09/2023

Registration is now closed for in person attendance. Virtual registration currently still available : The BSDS Advanced Meeting is a packed day dedicated to Mohs Micrographic Surgery to follow an exquisite formal gala dinner containing highly anticipated talks from globally renowned guest Faculty.  Learn more »

Stitch-Up! A Suturing Course 2023

Date 12/07/2023

Stitch Up! suturing course will consist of lectures on the important aspects as well as lots of supervised practical work on pig skin, including superficial, deep, continuous and interrupted sutures. There will be the opportunity to try more advanced techniques and chat to dermatologists about careers in skin surgery. Learn more »

Stitch-Up! A Suturing Course 2023

Date 12/07/2023

Stitch Up! suturing course will consist of lectures on the important aspects as well as lots of supervised practical work on pig skin, including superficial, deep, continuous and interrupted sutures. There will be the opportunity to try more advanced techniques and chat to dermatologists about careers in skin surgery. Learn more »

26th Annual Dinner

Date 27/06/2023

The BSDS 26th Annual Dinner will be held during the 103rd Annual Meeting of the BAD in Liverpool. Learn more »

Annual Scientific Meeting 2023

Date 27/06/2023

The BSDS Scientific Meeting will take place during the 103nd Annual Meeting of the BAD Learn more »

39th Annual Surgery Workshop 2023 — 17th – 19th April 2023, Newcastle

Date 17/04/2023

The workshop is a long-established training course in skin surgery, consisting of lectures & hands-on practical sessions covering basic & intermediate aspects of skin surgery. Learn more »

Clinical Meeting March 23

Date 16/03/2023

Registration is now open. Please use the following link to find out more and register your place. The theme of this meeting is: 'Magic rays, funny moles and reconstructions ....' This half day meeting is aimed at dermatologists and dermatology trainees with an interest in dermatological surgery Learn more »

38th Annual Surgery Workshop 2022 28th – 30th November 2022 Dundee

Date 28/11/2022

Registration is now full. Please register your interest and be placed on the waiting list. The workshop is a long-established training course in skin surgery, consisting of lectures & hands-on practical sessions covering basic & intermediate aspects of skin surgery. Learn more »

Clinical Meeting Nov 22

Date 17/11/2022

Registration is CLOSED! The theme of this meeting is: ‘Advances in skin cancer: from molecular biology to reconstruction’ Learn more »

Head & Neck Anatomy for the Cutaneous Surgeon 2022

Date 13/10/2022

This is a practical workshop and lecture course focusing on superficial head & neck anatomy relevant to skin cancer surgery as practiced by Dermatological Surgeons. Learn more »

AGM 2022

Date 05/07/2022

The BSDS Annual General Meeting will take place during the 102nd Annual Meeting of the BAD Learn more »

25th Annual Dinner

Date 05/07/2022

The BSDS 25th Annual Dinner will be held during the 102nd Annual Meeting of the BAD in Glasgow Learn more »

Annual Scientific Meeting 2022

Date 05/07/2022

The BSDS Scientific Meeting will take place during the 102nd Annual Meeting of the BAD Learn more »

Clinical Meeting March 22

Date 17/03/2022

Registration is now open. Please use the link provided. The theme of this meeting is: 'Raising standards in dermatological surgery and cutaneous oncology' This half day meeting is aimed at dermatologists and dermatology trainees with an interest in dermatological surgery Learn more »