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Overcoming adversity as a surgeon.

Authors: BJS Academy

Recording of BJS Academy Strategic Partner webinar: Overcoming adversity as a surgeon from October 2022.

Chair: Jonothan Earnshaw.

Panel: Christine Hall, Rebecca Winterborn, Derek Alderson and Agnes Arnold-Forster.

Comment: a treat to hear expert surgeons discuss how to cope with surgical adversity, together with a social historian to place resilience in its historical context.


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