• Lifetime Membership

    Membership is currently £5 and this lasts for your entire time in Manchester.

  • Lectures & Courses

    Attend Scalpel's award-winning lectures and skills courses.

  • Network

    Get mentored by some of the most eminent surgeons in the country.

  • Conference

    Present your work to an international audience.

Welcome to Scalpel!

Scalpel is an independent surgical society based at the University of Manchester and partner of the Royal College of Surgeons of England. We are one of the largest undergraduate surgical societies in the UK and a leader in providing educational opportunities in surgery for medical students.

  • This is The Era of ENT

    Manish M George1; Jay Goswamy1 1University Hospital South Manchester, Southmoor Road, Manchester, M23 9LT To download this article, please CLICK HERE. Abstract Due to the limited exposure of ENT in UK medical school, the details of what exactly being an Otolaryngologist involves is lost to many students and doctors irrespective of their grade. There are a huge number of professions to enter within medicine and inevitably job satisfaction and ...

    Posted at March 14, 2015 | By : | Categories : SurgicalTALK | 0 Comment
  • Upcoming events

    Phase I Surgical Skills Evening: Monday 16th March 2015, 7.00 - 9.00 pm (registration from 6.30pm) SU Council Chambers, Steve Biko Building (Student's Union) This surgical skills evening is open to all students but is aimed particularly at Phase 1 (first and second years). It will include a lecture by Professor Pramod Luthra - on "An Introduction to Surgery”.           Professor Pramod Luthra is Lead Associate Dean with ...

    Posted at February 8, 2015 | By : | Categories : News | 0 Comment
  • Scalpel Committee 2015

    Scalpel, University of Manchester's Undergraduate Surgical Society, is delighted to announce the Committee for 2015 has been elected and is already working hard to carry the torch from last year. You can have a look at the newly-elected Committee by clicking here. Many thanks to all applicants!

    Posted at February 8, 2015 | By : | Categories : Committee 2015,News | 0 Comment
  • Scalpel Committee. Applications and experiences

    It’s getting near the end of our committee’s term and we have a few days left for applications to become a part of the Scalpel Committee 2015! If you want to do so, please click here. This post we dedicate to the people who are stepping down. We would like to wish them a great career and to keep up with the standard they have set. We have ...

    Posted at November 22, 2014 | By : | Categories : SurgicalTALK | 0 Comment