A Review of “Supporting IMGs in Surgery”

The Royal College of Surgeons of England arranged an event on Thursday, 26 September for supporting International Medical Graduates (IMGs). It was a must-attend event for any IMGs wishing to apply for surgical training. I will not be able to share all the details that were discussed but I will try to summarize the takehome points from … Continue reading A Review of “Supporting IMGs in Surgery”

Anonymous Experience of Entering Core Surgical Training

Reading Time = 2 minutes This post has been submitted by a doctor who wishes to remain anonymous. Past Experience I came to the UK straight after completing one year of House Job (Internship). Entry into the NHS After I passed PLAB, I worked in A&E for 8 months. After that, I got a job in … Continue reading Anonymous Experience of Entering Core Surgical Training

Mohsin Mannan’s PLAB 1 Experience

Reading Time = 3 minutes Scores My score: 129/180 (71.66%) Passing score: 120/180 (66.66%) . Preparation Time 2 months   Sources PLABABLE Samson's Notes   Preparation I cleared my IELTS in August and I planned to take my exam in November 2018 but it got cancelled due to political unrest in the country. So I … Continue reading Mohsin Mannan’s PLAB 1 Experience

Anonymous PLAB 1 Experience (XIII)

Reading Time = 4 minutes Scores My score: 129/180 (71.66%) Passing score: 120/180 (66.66%) . Preparation Time 50 days 2 hours per day   Sources PLABABLE 1700 Questions   Preparation I started my House Job (in medicine) in January and planned to give my exam in March. It took me 15 days to adjust to … Continue reading Anonymous PLAB 1 Experience (XIII)