Congratulations to Mr. Denis Collins, Consultant Trauma and Orthopaedic Surgeon, Beaumont Hospital on being awarded the ISTG 2023 Silver Scalpel Award. The award is approaching its third decade, and is a longstanding event in the Irish surgical training calendar. Each year, the trainee body nominate and vote for a consultant trainer in recognition of their substantial contributions to surgical training throughout their career. This years ceremony and dinner will take place in the Royal College of Surgeons on June 9th.
This year we have also had the pleasure of sitting down with Mr. Collins to record a podcast episode, discussing the award, training and all things orthopaedic! Podcast to follow soon.