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Federation of Surgical Specialty Associations  

Comprises of ten Surgical Specialty Associations

 

 

The Federation is the corporate body of the Surgical Specialty Associations, through which it represents and coordinates the views, aims and policies of surgeons from across the United Kingdom and Ireland.

The Federation works with all relevant authorities to advance the profession of surgery for the benefit of patients.

The FSSA comprises the Presidents of the ten Surgical Specialty Associations recognised by the GMC.
The Surgical Forum of GB and Ireland consists of the FSSA together with the Presidents of the four Surgical Royal Colleges.


23 February 2022: Patient waiting times between confirmed COVID-19 infection and elective surgery 

28 January 2022: Clinical Guide to Surgical Prioritisation in the recovery from the Coronavirus Pandemic

 Previous guides can be found here

The next FSSA meeting is on 15 August 2022.  Further details in the Events listing.

THE FSSA MISSION

To advance, promote and protect the highest standards in the practice of Surgery in the best interests of patients