Getting Into Surgery

Career Development for Surgical Applications

This page has links to videos and other materials to help you make the most of opportunities in your training to help with applications to surgical specialties.

These have been created and curated by Mr Joe Esland, a trauma and orthopaedics trainee, in summer 2020.


Portfolio Preparation for Specialty Applications


Academic Achievement and Higher Degrees


Commitment to Specialty


Leadership and Management


Quality Improvement and Clinical Audit




Teaching and Education