Teaching Programme for Postgraduate Orthopaedic Exams


BOTA Web Award Winner 2021

Orthopaedic Academy was awareded British Orthopaedic Trainee Association (BOTA) award for Best Teaching Webinar Series

This interactive and live teaching programme is designed to assist Residents and trainees to pass their Postgraduate Exit exams.
It is mainly focussed at the FRCS exam (Both UK and International), but would also be useful for candidates preparing for EBOT, Arabic Boards and SICOT Diploma.
The Webinars are Free to attend. Those who are unable to attend or wish to revisit the teaching can do so by visiting our YouTube Channel
Sessions are always on a Thursday at 7 – 8:30 PM (UK time) and follow the below programme:

• 5 minutes introduction
• 30 minutes presentation
• 5 minutes for Q&As
• 10 minutes for 3 MCQs (prepared by the presenter)
• 30 minutes for 3 viva questions (prepared by the faculty/presenter)

If you have attended a previous webinar and would like to claim a CPD certificate, please click here

Upcoming Webinars

Date: 20/01/2022 (Thursday)
Title of the Session: Tribology and Biomaterials 
Presenter: Professor Emad Saweeres, Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon, El Sahel Teaching Hospital

In association with


Date: 27/01/2022 (Thursday)
Title of the Session: Congenital Limb Deficiencies 
Presenter: John Amen – Evelina children hospital

In association with


Meet our Teaching Programme Convenors

Firas Arnaout

Firas Arnaout
FRCS (Tr&Orth)

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Shepton Mallet Hospital


Justin Leong FRCS (Tr&Orth)

Consultant Orthopaedic Surgeon
Countess of Chester Hospital

Shwan Henari
FRCS (Tr&Orth)

Oxford University Hospitals


David Hughes
FRCS (Tr&Orth)

South Warwickshire NHS Foundation Trust


Nicola Evans
FRCS (Tr&Orth)

Morecambe Hospital