Introduction
Speaker biographies
Surgery 1913: The genesis of the British Journal of Surgery
Surgical research and its impact
Surgical innovation and the introduction of new technologies
Knowledge management
BJS : the good, the bad and the ugly
Volume 1 of the BJS
Surgical training
Surgical ethics
Surgical leadership
Surgical innovation
Surgical publishing
Surgical behaviour
Surgical sepsis
Surgical safety
Surgical specialization
Surgical collaboration
Surgical aphorisms