Upcoming courses

Discover all the upcoming courses that our expert team have planned for the future. Our courses cover many areas of specialism and can be attended in person and online.

Pelvic Exenteration Masterclass

This masterclass is ideal for colorectal clinical nurse specialist and other clinicians involved in supporting this patient group

Pelvic Floor & Proctology Course 2024

This is a two-day course which will provide updates on the various aspects of pelvic floor surgery and complex proctology for the colorectal surgeon. The first day will be primarily pelvic floor and the second will be aimed at complex proctology.

Genomics for the Colorectal Cancer MDT

This one day course is aimed at colorectal cancer MDT members, colorectal nurses, trainees and those involved in the bowel cancer screening programme.

Study with us

Choosing to study with us will give you valuable experience working alongside our world renowned multidisciplinary team of clinicians and academics.

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Honorary Clinical Assistants

Postgraduates looking for a more hands-on experience at St Mark’s Hospital can apply for the post of honorary clinical assistant in either surgery or medicine.

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St Mark’s Academic Institute has run highly prestigious teaching terms for intestinal and colorectal surgeons for many years.

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We offer observerships of varying length which provide clinicians with the opportunity to observe the work of St Mark’s Hospital in a limited capacity.

The programme organised by the Academic Institute ensures that we continue to flourish as a leading centre of excellence for the treatment of intestinal and colorectal disorders.

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