Body Axes & Anatomy

Anatomy is a big part of medicine, fundamental in our understanding of how the body functions and crucial to allowing us to have an in-depth knowledge of why some conditions present in the ways that they do. As you get […]


Behind the Speakers

On 5th November Scalpel will host its eighth annual undergraduate surgical conference, continuing a string of successful conferences since 2009 featuring exciting workshops and lectures. This year our conference sees our theme shift to global surgery as we invite Steve […]


Introducing Electives! Canada and South Africa

Rachael Morley shares her elective experience and some really useful tips on Canada and South Africa.   “When planning my elective, I was faced with a world of opportunity. I spent countless hours studying a world map deciding exactly where […]


Introducing Electives! Asia

This week, Lauren Bolton reports on The Philippines and Sri Lanka. “My trip was during blocks 5 and 6: 4 weeks ENT in Baguio General Hospital – The Philippines 4 weeks general surgery in Colombo South Teaching Hospital – Sri […]