"The Anatomy of Learning" Joint Meeting of the Anatomical Society and British Association of Clinical Anatomists at Brighton and Sussex Medical School, University of Sussex. 19th-21st July 2016.


Keynote Speaker: We are really pleased to welcome Mr Phil Thomas from Nuffield Health, Consultant Urologist, one of the UK's leading surgeons in Reconstructive Urological Surgery and Gender Reassignment Surgery to talk on the anatomy of gender reassignment surgery.

The meeting will have three themes:

  Sounding out the future of learning: Ultrasound in Anatomy Education (Tuesday)

Richard Drake (Cleveland Clinic, USA), Andrew Dilley (BSMS, UK), Adam Taylor (University of Lancaster, UK), Michael Griksaitis (University of Durham, UK)

  Clinical Anatomy (Wednesday)

BACA will host a range of clinical anatomical oral and poster communications selected from submitted abstracts

  Structural and functional brain changes as a result of learning (Thursday)

Adam Hampshire(Imperial College London, UK), Cassandra Sampaio Baptista(University of Oxford, UK), Natasha Sigala (Brighton and Sussex Medical School, UK)

And two workshops: Social Media and Near Peer Teaching            

Further Information 

What's New

Recent Awards - 17 May 2016
A number of Awards from the Anatomical Society have recently been announced including the Undergraduate Student Summer Vacation Research Scholarships (details), Symington Bequest Award Recipients (details) and the Barclay-Smith Travelling Fund Recipients (details). 
Anatomy Training Programme Deadline - 16 May 2016

The deadline date for applications for the 2016-17 Anatomy Training Programme is 1st August 2016 for those intending to join the programme commencing 1st September 2016. Full details can be found by following the links on this page. Members of the Anatomical Society may be eligible to apply for a bursary.

Anatomical Society Research Studentships 2016/17 - 04 March 2016
The Anatomical Society offers a limited number of Research Studentships to be held in departments of anatomical sciences in the UK and Ireland. Applications are currently being invited from prospective supervisors for Research Studentships to commence in October 2017. The closing date for applications is Friday 26th August 2016.The advertisement, application form and information and conditions can be found by clicking here