Trainee Courses 

The GP School runs a number of regional teaching days to support trainees. These courses are run and funded centrally via the Regional Teaching Fund and will not incur an attendance cost. 

 

Women's Health Update Course

Overview: 

Facilitated by NB Medical, this Women’s Health Course will provide you with a comprehensive update of everything you need to feel confident in managing your patients. Whether you want a refresher around the new HRT prescribing guidance or perhaps need to feel more comfortable in managing pelvic pain in primary care, this day will cover these and other areas that many GPs have told us they feel they would like to see in a dedicated women’s health course.

For further information, please click here to view the flyer.

Am I Eligible?

These days are suitable for East of England GP trainees at all stages of their career.  

Cost: 

This course is fully funded by HEE EoE. 

Although the course is fully funded by HEE EoE,  each space represents an investment of £85 therefore if you do not attend on the day and do not provide 3 days notice to cancel your place you will be charged a fee of £85.00. 

Dates: Information regarding 2019/20 academic year will be updated in due course 

CSA Preparation Courses

Overview:

These one day accredited CSA courses aim to help improve the clinical skills in the GP consultation for more effective, efficient and patient-centred care.

The days will include explanations of clinical skills with the use of role players and small facilitated group work to allow all attendees the opportunity to participate in mock consultations.

The small group will be facilitated by 4 experienced CSA examiners who will give constructive individual feedback to participants.

Am I Eligible?

These days are suitable for East of England GP trainees at all stages of their career.  

Cost: 

These courses are fully funded by HEE EoE. 

Dates:

Please click the relevant link below to book yourself a space:

Friday 6 September 2019 - Cambridge 

Friday 20 September 2019 - Norwich 

More dates will be added in due course. 

Urgent Care Course

Overview: 

Facilitated by NB Medical, this Urgent Care course is a multidisciplinary, evidence based update in acute patient management, covering national and international literature/ guidelines to ensure you are providing the most up to date evidence informed patient care. 

The course revolves around short, engaging presentations using clinical cases and problems to illustrate recent learning points from the literature, followed by Q&A sessions. It is fully supported by its own dedicated course book (in both paper and electronic formats), with an interactive app, that is designed to be easy to refer to when seeing patients in the acute setting. 

For further information, please click here to view the flyer. 

Am I Eligible?

These days are suitable for East of England GP trainees at all stages of their career.  

Cost: 

This course is fully funded by HEE EoE. 

Although the course is fully funded by HEE EoE,  each space represents an investment of £85 therefore if you do not attend on the day and do not provide 3 days notice to cancel your place you will be charged a fee of £85.00. 

Dates: Information regarding 2019/20 academic year will be updated in due course 

Veterans Health Days

Overview: 

There are 2.8 million Armed Forces Veterans in the UK – almost as many as there are diabetics- they have interesting and specific needs. The aim of this event is to raise awareness in GP registrars of Veterans healthcare and some of the support available from the third sector. It is a very interactive session where you are on “receive mode” for no more than 30 minutes at a time. You will meet veterans, representatives from the forces and the charity sector who will directly let you know about the issues that they face and solutions that can turn heart sink patients into some of your most uplifting and inspiring patients.

This course aims to cover the psychological and physical issues which are commonly faced by veterans and their families, and to outline some of the resources which are available to help them. The course also discusses retention of records and confidentiality.

Am I Eligible?

These days are suitable for East of England GP trainees at all stages of their career.  

The days will also be open to Psychiatry, Public Health, Medicine and Emergency Medicine Trainees. 

Cost: 

These days are fully funded by HEE EoE. 

Dates:

Dates for 2019/20 academic year will be confirmed in due course. 

GP VTS Palliative Care Training Day - Sue Ryder

Overview:

Caring for people in the final period of their lives is a challenging and rewarding part of our work as GPs.

This day, run by Sue Ryder, covers some of key issues in palliative and end of life care in the community. For further information on what will be covered on the day, please see:

Training Day Poster

Training Day Programme

Date: Thursday 26 September 2019
Time: 9:00 - 16:30
Venue: Sue Ryder St John's Hospice, St John's Road, Moggerhanger, MK44 3RJ.

Am I Eligible?

This day is suitable for East of England final year GP trainees.  

Cost: 

These courses are fully funded by HEE EoE. 

Dates:

For information and to book yourself a space, please click the link below:

Thursday 26 September 2019

If the course is full please email communityschools.eoe@hee.nhs.uk to be placed on the waiting list.

 

Preparing for Practice: Life after GP Training

Overview: 

Transitioning from being a trainee to becoming a GP can be a daunting process. HEE are hosting this training day with the aim of preparing our ST3 and ST4 trainees for practice and life after GP training. 

Am I Eligible?

This day is open to ST3 and ST4 GP trainees  

Cost: 

These days are fully funded by HEE EoE. 

Dates:

Details on 2020 date will be updated in due course

Presentations for Tuesday 4 June 2019:

The Bare Neccessaties; Appraisal and Revalidation, Janet Rutherford 

Career Options in General Practice, BMA

Introduction, PCSE

The Preparing for Practice Day 2020 will be confirmed in early 2020. 

Cllinical Skills Course for ST1 and ST2

Overview:

This one day interactive course is designed to complement the current CSA course for ST3’s run through the East Anglia Faculty and in association with HEE EoE and will explore what is meant by clinical skills within the GP consultation. With 10 prepared cases to explore, delegates will work alongside experienced GP trainers and CSA examiners who will provide support and feedback throughout the day.

Am I Eligible?

This is an introductory course for East of England GP ST1's and ST2's. 

Cost: 

These courses are fully funded by HEE EoE. 

Dates:

For further information and to book yourself a space, please click the relevant link below:

Dates for 2019/20 academic year will be confirmed in due course. 

 

ENT Workshop

Overview:

This one day ENT workshop, subsidised by HEE EoE, will consist of lectures / presentations for the morning, then small group workshops in the afternoon, focusing on examinations and system specific presentations (e.g. hearing loss, understanding audiograms/ dizziness and examinations / manoeuvres for this). Lectures would cover systems (common / red flag presentations in the ear, nose, etc).

Am I Eligible?

This is course is open to all East of England GP Trainees.

Cost:

These courses are fully funded by HEE EoE. 

Dates:

Wednesday 25 September - Cambridge 

 

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