Frank Smith

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Frank Smith

Frank Smith

Programme Director, CORESS
Frank Smith is Professor of Vascular Surgery and Surgical Education at the University of Bristol, UK and Programme Director of CORESS (Confidential Reporting System for Surgery). He has interests in Education, Training, and Safety in Surgery. He trained in vascular surgery in the UK and Edinburgh, undertaking Peter Clifford and Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh Travelling Fellowships to Boston, Denver, Los Angeles and Seattle. He has been Honorary Secretary, and Scientific Program Director for the Surgical Research Society. He is, or has been a Council Member of the Association of Surgeons of Great Britain & Ireland; The Vascular Society of Great Britain & Ireland; The Venous Forum; and President of the Section of Surgery of the Royal Society of Medicine. He has undertaken roles as Lead for National Trainee Selection for Vascular Surgery in the UK; Chair of Quality Assurance for the European Boards of Vascular Surgery Examinations for UEMS; and Chair of the Intercollegiate Board of Basic Surgical Examinations (MRCS), the primary surgical qualification, for the four Royal Colleges of Surgeons of the UK & Ireland. He is an elected member of Council of the Royal College of Surgeons of England.
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  • “Future Surgery 2021 will be the first of its kind in the UK, drawing on the work our Commission on the Future of Surgery has done to predict the transformation in the medical care for millions of patients.”
    Andrew Reed, Chief Executive of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
  • “Driven by changes in digital technologies and our fast-evolving understanding of genomics, innovations are expected to affect how we undertake surgery, and how we train surgeons in future.”
    Andrew Reed, Chief Executive of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
  • "Alongside the conference organisers, CloserStill, we aim to deliver a high-quality event that will provide both professional development and discussion space for surgeons and their teams."
    Andrew Reed, Chief Executive of the Royal College of Surgeons of England
  • "We look forward to welcoming colleagues to what promises to be a very high-quality programme and an exciting two days of thought-provoking training and engagement with medical suppliers."
    Andrew Reed, Chief Executive of the Royal College of Surgeons of England

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