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On 11th April Swann-Morton were very pleased to welcome the visit of the 116th Lord Mayor of the City of Sheffield , Councillor John Campbell.
The 2013 Association of Surgeons in Training (AsiT) Conference will be held in the striking Manchester Central Convention Complex. Over 600 delegates attended the 2012 meeting in Cardiff. It will again consist of Educational pre-conference courses, an interactive and informative program, a trade exhibition and the Gala Charity Dinner at the Midland Hotel in aid of “Lifebox” at which Swann-Morton will proudly present their prestigious Silver Scalpel Award.
The China International Medicinal Equipment Fair (CMEF), founded in 1979, is held twice a year - spring and autumn. After 30 years of continuous innovation and self-improvement, CMEF has become the largest exhibition of medical equipment, related products and services in the Asia-Pacific region.
On the 8th November, Sales and Marketing Director, Chris Taylor, had the pleasure of presenting the 2012 Swann-Morton ODP Award for academic achievement to Lousie Warren.
Louise Warren, who completed the Diploma of Higher Education in Operating Department Practice in September 2012, has been honoured with the prestigious Swann- Morton award for academic excellence. The award, which is presented annually, is one of only six awards of this type given worldwide by the company, indeed this the only ODP award sponsored by Swann Morton.
Swann-Morton will be launching their long awaited Post Mortem Disposable Scalpel Knife at the show and there will be two versions available with a choice of either the standard pointed PM40 blade or the rounded bull nose PM40B blade.
They will also be using the event to launch an extension to their Retractable Safety Scalpel range introducing the large size blades such as 20,21,22,23,24 and 25A in response to the EU Sharps Directive effective May 2013.