ORUK Top tips for consultant interview course

For those coming up to CCT ORUK are offering a pre consultant interview course. Mr Johnston has highlighted this as something the deanery will not be likely to be able to fund but it looks useful for some of the trainees…. details are on ORUK.org

STC Meeting- We need your help!

Dear colleagues, As you know Sunil Kumar is taking over as your new trainee rep next month. There is an STC meeting on September 26th and we want to feed your training issues back to the Deanery.   Please complete this questionnaire if you want to provide any information about your post. It will only… Read More »

HEEoE Medical Education Autumn Seminar

REMINDER: DEADLINE 09/08/19   Autumn Seminar – 19th September 2019   Dear East of England trainees,   We would like to invite you to attend the HEE East of England Autumn Seminar, which is aimed at doctors throughout the region who have an interest in medical education and who are involved in its delivery at a… Read More »

Cambridge Medical Graduates Society

The Cambridge Medical Graduates’ Society Educational Afternoon and Annual Dinner Trinity Hall, Cambridge Saturday 6th July 2019 Educational Afternoon and Tea  Free Admission Trinity Hall  Lecture Theatre                       13.45 – 16.45 Programme Dr Richard Pye.                    ‘So What Happens Now?’ From medicine to sculpture.                     Professor Harold Ellis.         ‘Two Royal Operations.’ Dr Cecilia Brassett.            … Read More »

Observer places on shoulder and elbow course

Cadaveric Elbow Arthroscopy Course  Thursday, 13th June 2019 Evelyn Cambridge  Mr Robinson is delighted to be able to offer 4 observer places for this course.  The cost to attend as an observer is £25.00, and you will need to call either myself or my colleague Julie Graham (01223 274 452), with your credit/debit card details to… Read More »

LINK fellowship- July 2019

An exciting opportunity to offer a place for one surgeon to attend a 6 month fellowship at the Endo Klinik in Germany has been made available through LINK. This has been offered at somewhat short notice but the position has only been made available to the UK; this is usually an international process. If anyone… Read More »

Training Hospital of the Year 2019

The training survey results have been compiled.  We had 49 trainees respond to the survey.  Data was collected for the current hospital / job and the previous.  This gave us 98 x unique scores for jobs across the region. The winning hospital was Colchester Hospital Orthopaedic Department. Summary of the overall scores for each hospital:… Read More »