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WAPS 2021 & beyond

Yet another successful year for our ever popular WAPS course, which is now fully subscribed for 2021.

Registration for next year's courses is now open. Please book early to avoid disappointment.


WAPS is our popular preparation course for the FRCS(plast) examination. Unfortunately, the May course was cancelled due to COVID-19.

Despite the challenges of the corona virus pandemic the October 2020 course was fully subscribed and was a great success.

WAPS takes place in May and October each year. We are now taking bookings for 2021. If you would like to attend WAPS please follow the link below for more information. You can register for a course via the WAPS page


NPRAS 2021

Sadly, NPRAS 2020 had to be cancelled due to the impact of COVID-19. We will be back with our newly invigorated meeting as soon as possible. Watch this space ....

Douglas Murray Prize

The Douglas Murray prize (£750) is awarded to the best presentation at the annual NPRAS meeting.

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Mercian travelling award

The Mercian travelling award (£1500) is sponsored by Mercian Surgical Ltd to enable trainees to gain experience in plastic surgery at a centre outside the UK.

The award winner is selected from trainees who present at the the NPRAS meeting.

Lipomodelling and Sentinel Lymph Node Biopsy courses

We are not running these courses at present but hope to do so again. If you are interested in attending these courses please let us know.

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A Lively Learning Experience

Plastic Surgery Courses Birmingham

The Regional Plastic Surgery and Burns Centre at the Queen Elizabeth Hospital Birmingham provides educational events for surgeons and related professionals with an interest in plastic, reconstructive and aesthetic surgery.

Whether you are just starting out in your career or wish to build on your pre-existing knowledge, we run a series of relevant courses here in the centre of the United Kingdom.

Our passionate and skilled team members are here to help your development into a successful professional and make an impact on the world of plastic surgery.

Are you ready to reach your potential? Join us for one of our courses!


“Reconstructive surgery is today so rapidly growing a speciality that it is not surprising to note its steady advance into fields hitherto closed to it.”

Sir Archibald McIndoe, May 1946


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Department of Plastic Surgery
Queen Elizabeth Hospital
Mindelsohn Way
B15 2GW

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