Swann-Morton News

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Latest News

5th April 2017

ASiT Silver Scalpel Winner 2017

ASiT were delighted to announce at this years conference in Bournemouth that the winner of the 2017 Silver Scalpel Award is Miss Rachel Hargest, Consultant General and Colorectal Surgeon, University Hospital of Wales.

31st March 2017

SASSIT Award Winner 2017

The SASSiT Swann-Morton Silver Scalpel Award for 2017 goes to Professor Modise Zacharia Koto, Head of General Surgery at Sefako Makgatho Health Sciences University. The award will be presented to Prof Koto at the 8th SASSiT Refresher Congress that will be held at the University of Stellenbosch Medical School.

20th March 2017

Cardiothoracic Surgery Prize 2016

The Swann-Morton sponsored prize for the top achieving candidate in the end of year examination for Cardiac Surgical Care Practitioners was presented recently to Rebecca Finn.

7th January 2017

Latest Veterinary Training Film Launched

The latest in a popular series of annual training films commissioned by Swann-Morton in conjunction with vetsurgeon.org and vetnurse.co.uk has gone live.

30th November 2016

ODP Award winner 2016

Sarah Garvey has become the 8th graduate from the Sheffield Hallam University ODP course to receive the annual Swann-Morton award for academic achievement. Congratulations to Sarah who has now taken up a full time post in Barnsley.

29th November 2016

South African Veterinary and Dental Awards for 2016

Simon van Heerden from Medequip has presented the 2016 Annual Swann Morton Veterinary Surgical Prize to winner Dr.Rosalia Bruggemann whilst Quenton Greene did the honours for the Dental Award presenting it to Dr.Guilmerme Rodrigues de Franca.