Workforce, training and education
East of England

Please find attached the HST Regional Training Programme 2015/2016.

Please ensure you liaise with your individual departments to arrange study leave on these days.


HST Training Day - Wednesday 19 August 2015

Location: Seminar Room 6, Clinical School, Addenbrooke's Hospital

Time: 10.00 - 14:30hrs


10:00-11:00hrs  Appraising diagnostic studies
11:00-12:00hrs  Appraising therapeutic studies
12:00-12.30hrs  New curriculum and assessments
12.30-13.30hrs  Lunch
13.30-14.30hrs  Tips for SAQ

For catering purposes please confirm your attendance by emailing Anna Frost


Prospective Validation of the Padiatric Appendicitis Score in a Canadian Pediatric Emergency Department

FRCEM Critical Appraisal questions

A Randomized Trial of Nebulized 3% Hypertonic Saline with Epinephrine in the Treatment of Acute Bronchiolitis

​FRCEM Critical Appraisal


HST Training Day - Wednesday 16 September 2015

Topic 1 - Appraising therapeutic and diagnostic trials
Topic 2 - Research activities in Emergency Medicine 
Topic 3 - Mock OSCEs

Mock FRCEM OSCE - Friday 16 October 2015

Hotel Novotel Ipswich Centre, Grey Friars Rd, Ipswich, Suffolk IP1 1UP

14:00 - 17:00hrs


Please confirm your attendance by emailing Anna Frost 

Regional Faculty Development Day - Wednesday 21 October 2015


Madingley Hall Cambridge CB23 8AQ




09:00-09:30    Welcome, Registration and Refreshments

09:30-10:00    Introductions, College Curriculum and School Matters            Chris Maimaris

10:00-10:45    TPD Update:      ACCS                                                               Cilla Reid

                                              ST3/DRE-EM                                                    Pawan Gupta

                                              HST                                                              Nam Tong          


10:45-11:20    OOPE Experience & Discussion                                          Dominic Rayment/

                                                                                                              Richard Austin 

11:20-11:45    Refreshment Break

11:45-12:15   Training Matters                                                          Chris Maimaris/TPD’s

  • ARCP Checklists                                                                                      
  • STR, ELSE and QIP’s
  • Faculty Educational Governance Statement                                               
  • Night Safe Programme         

12:15-12:30    Discussion

12:30–13:00   Trauma Network Update / Question and Answer Session    Rod Mackenzie

13:00–14:00   Lunch and Networking

14:00-16:00    Equality and Diversity at Work                       Josie Hastings (Guest Speaker)

16:00-16:30    Feedback, Refreshments and Close 


2015 EM Assessment System

ACCS Training - Cilla Reid

Revised ESLE Assessment Tool

ST3 ARCP Checklist

ST4 ARCP Checklist

ST5 ARCP Checklist

ST6 ARCP Checklist

CESR Portfolio Documentation

ED Training Pathway

Equality, Diversity and Unconscious Bias Workshop - Josie Hastings

ELSE Extended Supervised Learning Event Form

Faculty Educational Governance Statement

Introduction - Chris Maimaris

Night Safe Programme - Cilla Reid

OOPE Experience in Australia - Dominic Rayment

OOPE Experience in Australia - Richard Austin

The Quality Improvement Project - Guidance for examination candidates


HST Training Day - Wednesday 18 November 2015

Location: Addenbrooke's Hospital

Topic 1 - Acute confusional state
Topic 2 - Psychiatric emergencies
Topic 3 - Head injury
Management - Mental Capacity and Mental Health Acts
OSCE1 - Metal state examination
OSCE2  - Consent for a procedure

HST Training Day - Wednesday 16 December 2015

Due to the planned industrial action the HST training day scheduled to take place on Wednesday 16 December 2015 has been cancelled.

HST Training Day - Wednesday 20 January 2016

Addenbrooke's Hospital, Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 0QQ

William Harvey Lecture Theatre


10:00-10:50 - Acute stroke - Dr. Kayvan Khadjooi

10:50-11:40 - Dizziness and vertigo - Dr. Faye Weinberg

11:40-12:30 - Other causes of acute weakness - Dr. Medhat Michail


12:30-13:30 - Lunch


Seminar Room 7, Clinical School


13:30-14:15 - OSCE 1 (TIA history) - Dr. Medhat Michail

14:15-15:15 - Management in tray exercise - Dr. Maria Smith

15:15-15:45 - OSCE 2 (Examination of peripheral nerves) - Dr. Nam Tong

HST Training Day - Wednesday 17 February 2016

Lecture Theatre 2, Clinical School, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 0QQ





Dr Laura French

Obstetric Emergencies


Dr Devasena Subramanyam

Management Ethical practise


 Dr Nam Tong

Gynae Hx/Examination

Sexual History





Dr Andrea Liu

Gynaecological Emergencies


Dr Priya Iyer

Sexual assault

FRCEM critical appraisal / SAQ workshop - Friday 04 March 2016
  • The Critical Appraisal workshop will take place from 09:30 – 17.00hrs in Seminar Room 2A in the Rosie Hospital's Addenbrooke's Hospital


  • The SAQ Workshop will take place from 13.30-17.00 in Seminar room 2B in the Rosie Hospital at Addenbrooke's Hospital


Please confirm your attendance by emailing Anna Frost 

HST Training Day - Wednesday 16 March 2016

 -         Non-accidental injury                                                   Dr Richard Brown         10:00-11:00

-          Respiratory disease in children                                     Dr Donna McShane      11:00-12:00

-          Break                                                                                                           12:00-13:00

-         Understanding NHS structure and regulation                  Mr David Monk              13:00-14:00

-          Limping child                                                             Dr Afraa Al-Sabbagh      14:00-15:00

-          OSCE practice                                                                                              15:00-16:00


Child with a limp

Respiratory Peadiatrics in Emergency Medicine teaching




HST Training Day - Wednesday 20 April 2016

the FRCEM Mock OSCE will be taking place on Wednesday 20 April, 13:30 – 17:00hrs in Seminar Room 3 in the Clinical School, Addenbrooke’s Hospital, Cambridge, CB2 0QQ. I have attached a site map for your reference.


Parking onsite is expensive and unfortunately we are unable to offer subsidised parking. However the hospital is well linked to 3 local park and ride sites. Further details can be located here:

If you have not already done so please kindly confirm your attendance by emailing Anna Frost no later than Friday 15 April 2016.



HST Training Day - Wednesday 18 May 2016

10:00 - 16:30hrs at the Cherry Hinton Baptist Church, 95 High Street, Cherry Hinton, CB1 9LU.

1000-1045: ALS OSCE; Dr. Khurram Iftikar

1045-1145: Management exercise; End of life decisions, Advanced directives and death within the ED; Dr. Francoise Sheppard

1145-1230 (or 1245, couldn't get confirmation): Sickle cell disease and NOACs; Dr. Martin Besser and Dr. Cath Page

1230-1315 Break

1315-1400 Spontaneous bruising; Dr. Will Thomas

1400-1500 Breaking bad new OSCE; Dr. Victor Inyang

1500-1600 Oncological Emergencies; Dr. Lakshmi Harihar

HST Training Day - Wednesday 15 June 2016

Seminar Room 3, Clinical School, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 0QQ




10.00 - 10.15              Introduction

10.15 - 11.00              Renal Emergencies

                                   Dr. David Sparksman

                                   Associate Tutor, James Paget Hospital

11.00 - 11.45             Cardiology

                                   Dr. Sreekumar Sulfi

                                   Consultant Cardiologist

                                   Norwich & Norfolk University Hospitals /

                                   James Paget Hospital

11.45 - 12.30             OSCE - Abdominal Examination

12.30 - 13.30             LUNCH

13.30 - 14.15             OSCE - ATLS

14.15 - 15.00             Organ donation

                           Dr. Jules Garside

                                   ED consultant, James Paget Hospital

15.00 - 15.15             Programme feedback & close

HST Training Day - Wednesday 20 July 2016

Annual Presentation Day