Stitch-Up! A Suturing Course 2022

Jun 23, 2021


Location: Vesalius Clinical Training Centre, Bristol

Date: 13th July 2022

Course Organiser: Dr Emma Pynn, Nevill Hall Hospital, Abergavenny

Delegate Report – Stitch Up! Course September 2019

The 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.

This course is primarily aimed at FY1 & 2, SHOs and CMTs, however, the course may also be of interest to acute medical trainees, surgical trainees and new dermatology registrars.


The BSDS are offering two scholarships to attend this course: one scholarship for a junior doctor and one for a nurse. Scholarships will entitle the recipients to free attendance on the course.

To apply for a scholarship, please submit a one page C.V. and a 200 word statement detailing why you should receive the scholarship to The deadline for applications is 13th May 2022.

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