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Life As A Doctor #3 | Sikhs in Orthopaedics - from training to consultancy

15th Feb 2024
6:00 - 8:00pm (GMT)
15th Feb 2024
6:00 - 8:00pm (GMT)
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Sikh Medical Students Network present our third talk in the 'Life as a Doctor' series - *Sikhs in Orthopaedics - from training to consultancy*

Prof Ahluwalia is a fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon specializing in foot and ankle surgery. His practice focuses on all facets of foot and ankle care and is based on major trauma, elective/sports foot

and ankle medicine and diabetic foot practice.

Having undertaken advanced fellowships in arthroscopic and minimally invasive surgery and ankle arthroplasty at the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, Oxford and specializing in limb reconstruction and diabetic foot practice at the Wirral, Liverpool, he was awarded BOFAS and AO Trauma Travelling Fellowships to complete his training.

Prof Ahluwalia undertook the Diploma of Sports and Exercise Medicine from the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh. He incorporates these skills into his care for patients and advocates the use of

Patient Related Outcome Measures in toot and ankle surgery.

Prof Ahluwalia is one of the consultants at the internationally recognised Kings Diabetic Foot Unit and is an Executive Committee Member of the Diabetic Foot Study Group and a member of the International Diabetic Foot Care Group.

*When: THURSDAY 15TH FEBRUARY 2024*

*Time: 18:00 ONWARDS*

*Where: ONLINE (Microsoft Teams link will be sent out to the email you leave at the end of the google form in bio)*

https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfP4eIw4Y2wHHrlBWSBnt3\_-igAZwgbqgb4hDvhxvQhSpIXWQ/viewform?usp=sf\_link

We hope to see you all there.

Summary

Sikh Medical Students Network present our third talk in the 'Life as a Doctor' series - *Sikhs in Orthopaedics - from training to consultancy* Prof Ahluwalia is a fellowship-trained orthopaedic surgeon specializing in foot and ankle surgery. His practice focuses on all facets of foot and ankle care and is based on major trauma, elective/sports foot and ankle medicine and diabetic foot practice. Having undertaken advanced fellowships in arthroscopic and minimally invasive surgery and ankle arthroplasty at the Nuffield Orthopaedic Centre, Oxford and specializing in limb reconstruction and diabetic foot practice at the Wirral, Liverpool, he was awarded BOFAS and AO Trauma Travelling Fellowships to complete his training. Prof Ahluwalia undertook the Diploma of Sports and Exercise Medicine from the Royal College of Surgeons in Edinburgh. He incorporates these skills into his care for patients and advocates the use of Patient Related Outcome Measures in toot and ankle surgery. Prof Ahluwalia is one of the consultants at the internationally recognised Kings Diabetic Foot Unit and is an Executive Committee Member of the Diabetic Foot Study Group and a member of the International Diabetic Foot Care Group. *When: THURSDAY 15TH FEBRUARY 2024* *Time: 18:00 ONWARDS* *Where: ONLINE (link will be sent out to the email you leave at the end of the google form in bio)* https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSfP4eIw4Y2wHHrlBWSBnt3_-igAZwgbqgb4hDvhxvQhSpIXWQ/viewform?usp=sf_link We hope to see you all there.

Learning objectives

1. Understand the journey and experiences of Sikh doctors specifically in the field of Orthopaedics - from training to reaching a consultancy level. 2. Gain insight into the advanced fellowships in arthroscopic and minimally invasive surgery and ankle arthroplasty, and learn from Prof Ahluwalia's experiences at leading medical institutions. 3. Learn about the application of Sports and Exercise Medicine in orthopaedic practice and how it benefits patient care. 4. Understand the importance of incorporating Patient Related Outcome Measures in foot and ankle surgery. 5. Learn more about the role and workings of the internationally recognised Kings Diabetic Foot Unit and the significance of diabetic foot practice in the field of Orthopaedics.
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15th Feb 2024
6:00 - 8:00pm (GMT)
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Attendance certificate available
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