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Become a member

To apply for SBNS membership click the link below and visit our application page.

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Patient Information

SBNS is unable to give medical advice or recommend neurosurgeons. Please use an appropriate support group or your GP.

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Become a Neurosurgeon

The management of neurosurgical patients requires excellent medical and surgical skills, a career in Neurosurgery offers many challenges and rewards.

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The Royal College of Surgeons England

The Royal College of Surgeons of England develops and delivers high quality education courses and programmes for neurosurgeons throughout their careers. Participants will learn and practice new skills and refresh existing skills with the support of expert surgical faculty. All courses are carefully quality assured, whether delivered at the College or at regional centres. For up to date information on courses visit

Neurosurgical Theory Courses

webpage_icon.gif European Association of Neurological Societies Course (EANS)

word_icon.gif Application form UK trainees should complete this application form of EANS Courses

webpage_icon.gif The Barts and the London Specialist Fellowship Course in Neurosurgery  Runs in March and September

Neurosurgical Skills 

webpage_icon.gif Neurosurgical skills courses at Royal College of Surgeons in London

webpage_icon.gif Anatomy Courses at University College London

webpage_icon.gif Neurosurgical Approaches Courses  at the RCS Edinburgh

webpage_icon.gif Leeds - Neuroanatomy of Operative Approaches 

Please also visit the dates for your diary page  on the SBNS Website for courses run by other organizations,


or visit the course section of the  BNTA website

Course organisers wishing to have a link to their courses included in this list should contact the SBNS office stating the date, tile of the course and contact details.

Last Updated: 28 February 2020