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Surgical Intervention Trials Unit

Bristol, Oxford, Aberdeen Surgical Trials Intervention Course (BOASTiC)

RCS Accreditation

BOSTiC 2021

BOASTiC 2023 was held from Wednesday 13th to Friday 15th September 2023 at Engineers’ House, Bristol. 

View a video of the 2023 event below.

This 3-day surgical research training event on surgical trials is for foundation, core and specialist trainees of all surgical specialities. It is run annually by the Bristol, Oxford and Aberdeen Surgical Trials Units. Students work collaboratively to learn how to design and conduct RCTs in surgery that answer research questions of relevance to surgeons, patients and the NHS.

More information on BOASTIC