Surgery Career Pathways in the UK

Surgery Career Pathways in the UK


In our Free SME Webinar taking place this January, we are going to discuss the pathway of pursuing Surgery as a speciality in the UK. We will detail each step of the specialisation process, in addition to tips on how to prepare during your medical studies, and the career prospects for working as a surgeon in the UK.

Our guest speakers, Dr Shaheer Aslam Joiya and Lauren Young, will be addressing the following:

  • A Career in Surgery – General overview of surgical training.
  • Deciding on a Specialty – Pros and Cons of working in the field.
  • How to Specialise – Understanding the process and requirements.
  • Surgical Training Insights – Tips for aspiring surgeons.
  • Personal Advice – Words of wisdom for future Doctors.
The event will end with an Open Q&A with our presenter!


Dr Shaheer Aslam Joiya – Core Surgical Trainee (Trauma and Orthopaedics), Royal Infirmary, Glasgow, UK.
Lauren Young – Final Year Medical Student, Sofia Medical University, Bulgaria.


This event will take place on Saturday, 22nd January 2022 at 6.00 pm UK Time. Click HERE to join.


6.00 – 6.10 pm Welcome
Mohsen Salim, Project Manager at SME
6.10 – 6.50 pm Surgery Specialisation
Dr Shaheer Aslam Joiya
6.50 – 7.05 pm Aspiring to be a Surgeon
Lauren Young
7.05 – 7.20 pm Q&A
Mohsen Salim, Project Manager at SME


  • Certificate for attendance
  • 50% discount on the Annual Premium Subscription on Lecturio for all attendees