Please find below the ACCS Regional Training Programme 2018/19. Please ensure you liaise with your individual departments to arrange study leave on these days.

ACCS CT2 and Anaes CT1 Introductory Day - Friday 03 August 2018

To be attended by all ACCS CT2 trainees irrespective of parent specialty and all ACCS Anaesthetic CT1 Trainees

Venue: Michael Salmon Building, Anglia Ruskin University (Chelmsford Campus)  Site Map

Programme: 

12:30             Coffee and Registration

                      Please obtain your WiFi code at reception and log in

13:00             Welcome and Introduction to the School                         

13:20             Breakout session

Core Anaesthesia / ACCS CT 1 & 2 Anaesthesia

ACCS CT 2 EM / AM

Where to start

Workbook

IAC

Life long learning platform

Logbook

Exams

Teaching programmes

ARCP

Timeline

Where to find information

ACCS Workbook

e-Portfolio

IAC

Introduction to Anaesthesia

ARCP + checklist

Teaching programmes

Locums

Timeline

Other to do’s

14:30             Coffee

14:45

Core Anaesthesia / ACCS CT 1 & 2 Anaesthesia

ACCS CT 2 EM / AM

Where to start

Workbook

IAC

Life long learning platform

Logbook

Exams

Teaching programmes

ARCP

Where to find information

ACCS Workbook

e-Portfolio

IAC

Introduction to Anaesthesia

ARCP

Teaching programmes

Locums

Other to do’s

16:00             Where to go if I need help?                                                

16:15             Trainee representative                                                        

16:30             Questions                                                                             

16:40             Summary and close                                                             

 

Faculty:

Dr Rowan Burnstein

Dr Emily Simpson

Dr Elspeth Reid

Dr Nick Wilson

Dr Bobby Krishnachetty

Dr Lisa Elam

Dr Diane Williamson

Dr Lalitha Vedham

 

 

ACCS CT1 Introductory Day - Friday 24 August 2018

To be attended by all ACCS CT1 trainees irrespective of parent specialty

Alice Fisher Lecture Theatre, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 0QQ    Please click for a site map here

The Alice Fisher Lecture Theatre is located in the 'S Wards' building. Please enter the 'S Block' building main entrance (shown as a green rectangle on map) and continue straight ahead to enter the foyer of the lecture theatre. As you walk through into the foyer the entrance doors to the lecture theatre are of your left.

Please ensure that you bring a packed lunch or money to purchase food on site. Please note that the parking onsite is expensive for the full day and 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

 

 

09:45 – 10:00hrs                  Registration and refreshments

 

10:00 – 10:15hrs                  Introduction and Format of the Day

                                                Dr Diane Williamson, Training Program Director

                                                Mrs Anna Frost, Administration Manager

 

10:15 – 11:00hrs                  Overview of ACCS –Diane Williamson/Mrs Anna Frost

                                                Communication and Contact Information

                                                HEEoE Website

                                                Supervisors

                                                Regional Training Program

                                                ACCS Handbook

                                                ARCP Process, Checklist and Preparation

 

11:00 – 11:45hrs                  Open Discussion

 

11:45 – 12:10hrs                  Break – refreshments

 

12:10 – 13:00hrs                 Key note speaker - History of the ACCS Programme

                                              Mr Chris Maimaris, Emergency Medicine Consultant                 

 

13:00 – 14:00hrs                  Lunch and TPD / Admin Manager One-on-One

                                                Please bring a packed lunch or money to buy.

 

14:15 – 15:00hrs                  Trainee Perspective – Kashif Malik

                                                What to expect in ACCS

                                                Demonstration of e-portfolio

                                                Avoiding pitfalls

                                                Getting the best out of training

 

15:00 – 15:15hrs     Nominations for Trainee Representative & Educational Resources Leads

 

15:15 – 16:00hrs      Divide into Specialty Streams for Discussions led by:

                                    Dr Christopher Adcock – Acute Medicine Consultant

                                    Dr Benjamin Peirce - Anaesthetics Specialist Registrar

                                    Dr Diane Williamson – Emergency Medicine Consultant

 

16:00 – 16:15hrs     Round-up of One-on-One and Open Discussion

 

16:15 – 16:30hrs      Feedback and Close

ACCS CT1 Training Day - Friday 07 September 2018

To be attended by all ACCS CT1 trainees irrespective of parent specialty

Venue: Lister Education Centre, Lister Hospital, Coreys Mill Lane, Stevenage, SG1 4AB

Please click for a site map here

Please note that the parking onsite is expensive for the full day and Lister Hospital are unable to offer subsidised parking. Further details can be found here

​0930 - 1000

​Registration
Housekeeping Rules

​1000 - 1040

​CAP 10 Cyanosis

Dr. Jon Bramall

​1040 - 1100

​Break

​1100 - 1140

​CC 3 Therapeutics and safe prescribing

Dr. Carolyn Meredith

​1140 - 1240

​Lunch kindly sponsored by Norgine

1240 - 1320​

Meeting with TPD​

1320 - 1330​

​Break

​1330 - 1410

​CAP 3 Acute Back Pain ​

Dr. Mike Iacovou

1410 - 1425

Break

1425 - 1505​

CAP 37 Weakness

Dr. Aravind Adarsh

1505 - 1535

CC 4 Time and work load management​

 

1535 - 1545

​Closing remarks
Feedback forms

ACCS CT1 & CT2 Emergency Medicine Training Day - Friday 05 October 2018

To be attended by all ACCS CT1 & CT2 Emergency Medicine Trainees

Host: Broomfield Hospital

Venue: Anglian Ruskin University, Chelmsford Campus, Bishop Hall Lane, Chelmsford CM1 1SQ  09:30-13:00 Michael Ashcroft Building 007, 14:00-17:00 Marconi 202

Please click here for a site map   Please ensure you use Park and Ride facility as there is no parking space for guests in the university campus.

Programme:

0930-1000       Arrival and Registration (Michael Ashcroft Building 007)

1000-1130       Communications with colleagues and cooperation – Angela Wade (Associate Director of Nursing) & Julie Dynes-Conner (People & Organisational Development Consultant)

1130-1145       Tea/Coffee

1145-1230       Anaphylaxis – Dr Ajay Thomas, Consultant EM

1230-1300       Neck Pain – Pawan Gupta, Consultant EM & TPD, CT3/ST3/DRE-EM

1300-1400       LUNCH – please bring your own lunch

POST-LUNCH SESSION - Marconi 202 (different venue)

1400-1415       Dr Diane Williamson, Consultant PEM & TPD, ACCS

1415-1500       Mental health   –  Dr. Malathi Pushpanathan, ST7, Mental Health Trust

1500-1515       Tea/coffee

1515-1600       Ethics & Confidentiality – Dr Thyparambil Varghese, Consultant, COE & Trust Safe Guarding lead.

1600                 End of the day.

ACCS CT1 Training Day - Friday 02 November 2018

To be attended by all ACCS CT1 trainees irrespective of parent specialty. PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS IS A SPLIT SITE TRAINING DAY; the training day will be held at Princess Alexandra Hospital and Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Kings Lynn. Please attend the venue which is most convenient  to you.

Host 1: Princess Alexandra Hospital 

Venue: PGMEC, Parndon Hall, Building 2, Princess Alexandra Hospital, Hamstel Road, Harlow, CM20 1QX. Directions information can be found here

The trust are having building work going on; at present the parking on site for visitors is very limited.  Our advice is for attendees to park in one of the town centre car parks that are only a short 5 minute walk from the hospital (link here).

Programme:

09:30 – 10:00         Arrival, Registration and Refreshments

10:00 – 10:15         Welcome and Introduction                                               Mr Suneil Ramnani

10:15 – 11:00         The aggressive / disturbed Patient                                   Dr Roberta Branisteanu

11:00 – 11:15         Break

11:15 – 12:00         Fever                                                                              Mr Suneil Ramnani

12:00 – 12:30         ‘Penthrox’                                                                       Mr Ray Drizen

12:30 – 13:30            Lunch – Sponsored by Galen

13:30 – 14.15         Decision making and clinical reasoning                         Dr James Klewe

                               The patient as central focus of care.

14:15 – 15:00         The unconscious patient                                               Dr Mark Tehan

15:00 – 15:30         Break

15:30 – 16:15         Acute Delirium                                                              Dr James Klewe

16:15 - 16:30          Feedback, Summary and Close                                    Mr Suneil Ramnani

 

Host 2: Queen Elizabeth Hospital

Venue:  PGMC, Seminar Room 2, The Queen Elizabeth Hospital Gayton Road, King’s Lynn, Norfolk PE30 4ET. Directions and parking information can be found here

For an onsite map to locate the venue; click here

Programme:

9.45am Registration

10.00am Welcome – Plan for the Day Dr Harith Altemimi

10.15am TBC

11.15am COFFEE

11.30am ABG Dr Masood Shaikh

12.30pm Acute Delirium and Confusion Dr James Casson

1.00pm LUNCH (PLEASE BRING YOUR OWN LUNCH)

1.30pm acute stroke and SAH Dr Zaheer Babar

2.30pm Addison’s disease Dr Firas Haddadin

3.30pm Feedback/close

 

ACCS CT1 Training Day - Friday 07 December 2018

To be attended by all ACCS CT1 trainees irrespective of parent specialty

Host: Basildon Hospital

Venue: Room 4 & 5 Education Suite, Cardiothoracic Centre, Basildon Hospital, Nethermayne, Basildon, Essex, SS16 5NL. (Click here for a site map)

Topic: Valid consent, legal framework for practice, blackout / collapse, syncope and pre-syncope, oliguria

 

TIME

 

TOPIC

 

SPEAKER

 

 

10:00

 

 

REGISTRATION AND COFFEE

 

 

10:10

 

 

Introduction

 

Mr Saad Abdulla, Consultant in EM

 

 

10:20

 

 

 

Informed consent

 

Mr Saad Abdulla, Consultant in EM

 

10:50

 

 

 

Oliguria

Consultant Renal Physician (name TBC)

 

11:35

 

 

Coffee Break

 

11:50

 

 

 

Implantable cardiac devices (must be related to syncope and blackout!)

 

Mr Jason Collinson. Highly Specialist Cardiac Physiologist, CTC - Basildon

 

12:35

 

 

 

Lunch

 

13:20

 

 

 

Syncope and Pre-Syncope

 

Dr Deepika Chhabra, Consultant Acute physician

 

14:05

 

 

Blackouts and falls

 

Dr Dhanraj Aggarwal, Consultant in Medicine for Old People

 

14:50

 

 

 

Legal Framework for Practice of Emergency Medicine

 

Mr Amer Nafis, Consultant in Emergency Medicine

 

 

15:00

 

Simulation

 

 

EM trainees led by Dr Ayub Khan- ST5 EM

 

15:50

 

Summary and Closure

ACCS CT1 Training Day - Friday 25 January 2019

To be attended by all ACCS CT1 trainees irrespective of parent specialty. PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS IS A SPLIT SITE TRAINING DAY; the training day will be held at James Paget Hospital and Southend Hospital. Please attend the venue which is most convenient to you.

Topic: Principles of quality and safety improvement, infection control, breathlessness, cough, pain management.

Host 1: James Paget Hospital

Venue: Breydon Room, Education and Training Centre 1st floor, James Paget University Hospital, Gorleston Great Yarmouth NR31 6LA.

For a site map please click here

Programme:

09:30   Registration and coffee

10:00   Introduction – Dr Frank Sutherland Consultant in EM

10:10   Infection control – Dr Harish Reddy Consultant Microbiologist

11:00   Pain management –Dr Andreas Brodbeck Consultant in Anaesthesia, Intensive Care & Pain Management

11:50  Coffee

12:05   Septic patient  - Dr Frank Sutherland Consultant in EM

12:50   Lunch (please bring a packed lunch or money to purchase lunch on site)

13:30   Breathlessness – Dr Andrei Kisseljov Consultant in Respiratory Medicine

14:20   Cough  – Dr Anna Blackburn

15:05  Principles of Quality and Safety Improvement

15:50  Summary & Close

 

Host 2: Southend Hospital

Venue:  Lecture Theatre, Education Centre, Southend University Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, Prittlewell Chase, Westcliff on Sea, Essex, SS0 0RY

For directions click here

Programme:

 

Time

 

Topic

 

Room

0901-0930

Registration & Breakfast

 

Exhibition area

0930-1100

Principles of Quality Improvement - Dr Kumar

Lecture Theatre

1100-1115

Coffee and Biscuits

 

Exhibition area

1115-1210

 

Pain management

Dr Hoque

Penthrox use- Ray Drizen

Lecture Theatre

1210 -1300

Cough and breathlessness-Dr Howard

 

Lecture Theatre

1300-1340

Lunch- provided by Mr Ray Drizen Galen-Pharma Ltd

 

Exhibition area

1340-1515

Sepsis –Dr Negrea

Lecture Theatre

1515-1530

 

Tea and Biscuits

Exhibition area

1530-1700

Principles of safety improvement – Dr Willis

 

Lecture Theatre

 

1700

Close

 

Lecture Theatre

 

 

ACCS CT1 & CT2 Emergency Medicine Training Day - Friday 01 February 2019

To be attended by all ACCS CT1 & CT2 Emergency Medicine Trainees

Host: Peterborough City Hospital

Venue: The Salvation Army, 1203 Bourges Boulevard, Peterborough, Cambridgeshire, PE1 2AU

Parking on site is free.

Topic: Prioritisation of patient safety in clinical practice, clinical examination, painful ear, sore throat, traumatic limb and joint injuries.

 

 

Faculty

Room

 

Registrations

 

1000-1030

Welcome & Time with TPD

Large Hall

1030 -1230

Case discussions

 

Athar Yasin

Cat Thompson

Diane Williamson

See rotation below

 

 

1230-1330

Lunch           ************* PLEASE BRING A PACKED LUNCH AS THERE ARE NO FACILITES TO PURCHASE FROM ****

1330-1415

Upper Limb injuries

Athar Yasin

 

New England Room

1415-1445

ENT

Diane Williamson

New England Room

1445-1515

Tea

1515 -1600

Lower Limb Injuries

Cat Thompson

New England Room

1600-1615

Feedback & clarifications

Faculty

 

Case Discussions

 

Coffee

Case 1

Case 2

Case 3

AY

DW

CT

Room

Break-out area

Large Room, moving to New England Room at 1100

Small Room 1

Small Room 1

1030-1100

Group 1

Group 2

Group 3

Group 4

1100-1130

Group 4

Group 1

Group 2

Group 3

1130-1200

Group 3

Group 4

Group 1

Group 2

1200-1230

Group 2

Group 3

Group 4

Group 1

ACCS CT1 Training Day - Friday 01 March 2019

To be attended by all ACCS CT1 trainees irrespective of parent specialty

Hosts: Addenbrooke's Hospital

Venue: Alice Fisher Lecture Theatre, Addenbrooke's Hospital, Hills Road, Cambridge, CB2 0QQ Please click for a site map here

The Alice Fisher Lecture Theatre is located in the 'S Wards' building. Please enter the 'S Block' building main entrance (shown as a green rectangle on map) and continue straight ahead to enter the foyer of the lecture theatre. As you walk through into the foyer the entrance doors to the lecture theatre are of your left.

Please ensure that you bring a packed lunch or money to purchase food on site. Please note that the parking onsite is expensive for the full day and 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

Programme:

10am –11am Professional Behaviours –Dr Diane Williamson & Dr Yasmin Sultan, Consultants in Emergency Medicine, Addenbrookes Hospital

11am-12am:  Diarrhoea –Dr Joanna Rimmer, Consultant Gastroenterologist, Addenbrookes Hospital

12am-12.45: Palpitations –Dr Yasmin Sultan

12.45-13.00: Trainee Meeting –Dr Diane WIlliamson

13.00-14.00 –Lunch

14.00-15.00 – Nausea & management of palliative care patients –Dr Yvonne Cartwright, Palliative Care Consultant, Addenbrookes Hospital

15.00 –16.00 –QIP & Audit in Emergency medicine–Dr Adrian Boyle, Emergency Medicine Consultant, Addenbrookes Hospital

16.00-17.00 –Chest Pain in the ED –Dr Chris Adcock, Consultant in Acute Medicine, Addenbrookes Hospital

ACCS CT1 Training Day - Friday 05 April 2019

To be attended by all ACCS CT1 trainees irrespective of parent specialty. PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS IS A SPLIT SITE TRAINING DAY; the training day will be held at Ipswich Hospital and Luton & Dunstable Hospital. Please attend the venue which is most convenient to you.

Host 1:  Ipswich Hospital

Venue: Ipswich Hospital, PGME Lecture Theatre, Heath Road, Ipswich, Suffolk IP4 5PD 

.For parking and directions please click here.

Order in which topics presented and timings may change on day. Lunch can be purchased on site, tea and coffee will be provided.

Programme:

09:30-10:00 – Registration and Welcome

10:00-11:00 – Sepsis – Dr Richard Lloyd

10:45-11:30 – Ethical Research – Dr Richard Smith

11:30-11:45 – Coffee break

11:45-12:30 – Dizziness & Vertigo – Dr Alex Newman

12:30-13:15 – Fits/Seizures – Dr Dave Hartin

13:15-14:00 – Lunch

14:00-14:45 – Falls – Renee Ward & Dr Julie Brache

14:45-15:30 – Headache – Mr Bose

15:30-16:15 – NHS Management Structure – Dr Alex Newman

16:15-16:30 – Close/feedback

 

Host 2: Luton and Dunstable Hospital

Venue: the Comet, Luton & Dunstable Hospital, Lewsey Road, Luton, LU4 0DZ.

Programme:

10.00-10.45  David Kirby  Management and NHS Structure

10.45-11.45 (with 15 minutes after for coffee break): Simulations on shock and Falls: Dr Dhinakharan, Dr Hemavathi Muniswamy Dr Bissett

12.00  Dr Vazeer Ahmed  Ethical Research

12.30-1300: Trainee meeting.

1300-1400: Lunch.

1400-14.30/14.45: Dr Peter Albert Headache

14.45-1530: Dr Georgie Kamaras Seizures and Fits

1530-1600: Dr Carly Farrow  Dizziness and Vertigo

ACCS CT1 & CT2 Emergency Medicine Training Day - Friday 03 May 2019

To be attended by ACCS CT1 and CT2 Emergency Medicine trainees. PLEASE NOTE THAT THIS IS A SPLIT SITE TRAINING DAY; the training day will be held at Watford General Hospital & Norfolk & Norwich Hospital. Please attend the venue which is most convenient to you. 

Topic: Breaking bad news, teaching and training, pelvic pain, vaginal bleeding, wound assessment and management, cardio-respiratory arrest

Host 1 Watford General Hospital

Venue: Medical Education Centre- Lecture Theatre 2, Watford General Hospital, Vicarage Road, Watford, WD18 0HB Please see site map

The hospital at Watford is in the middle of a city centre and as such the roads are very busy with work and school traffic in the mornings. Please allow additional time to get to the site.

Once on the site the parking by 09:30 will be extremely tight, again allow time The walk from the carpark to the medical education centre is about 10 minutes (if you know where you are going). Allow time.

Pay for a £6 ticket and then give your registration number in to the facilitators.

 Programme:

09:30

Coffee and welcome

 

10:00

Breaking bad news- simulation

 

 

ED Registrars

11:00

Wound Assessment and Management

Cheryl  Khwala

11:45

Break

 

12:00

Teaching and Training

Howard Borkett-Jones

13:00

Lunch

Lunch is not provided. Please bring your own, or go to the canteen

13:45

Pelvic pain and vaginal bleeding

Gynaecology Team

14:45

ALS Simulation stations

Resus and ED team

15:45

Feedback and End

 

 

Problems on the day call: 01923 217957 The Medical Education Centre

 

Host 2 - Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital

Venue: Room 16A, Bob Champions Building, the Norfolk & Norwich University Hospital, Colney Lane, NR4 7UY    For a site map click here

Parking is available on site however we are unable to offer any subsidized rates

Programme: 

9:30: Arrival & Registration, Coffee & Tea will be provided

 

10:00-10:45: Gyne Presentatios in ED

 

 Ed Frew

10:45-11:30: Beyond ALS

 

Nicola Wallace-King

11:30-12:30: Simulation session

 

Diego Olmo-Ferrer

12:30-13:30: Lunch, NNUH Cafeteria, this unfortunately is Not provided and Trainees will need to purchase their meals

 

13:30-14:00: Breaking Bad News

14:00-14:30: Wound management

 

Francoise Sheppard

 

14:30-15:00: Break, Coffee & Tea will be provided

 

15:00-16:00: Exam Preparation, Anatomy in a Nutshell

 

Tarek Kherbeck

 

 

16:00: End of the Training Day

 

ACCS CT1 Training Day - Friday 31 May 2019

To be attended by all ACCS CT1 trainees irrespective of parent specialty

Host: West Suffolk Hospital

Venues: Education Centre, West Suffolk Hospital, Hardwick lane, Bury St Edmunds,  IP33 2QZ 

The meeting room is in the Education centre and medical library at the rear of the hospital. After parking either enter the main entrance walk straight ahaead at the T junction turn right walk to the end 100m then turn left walk 100 m and take the exit by pharmacy to the Education center.

Alternately walk in an anticlockwise direction round the hospital to the Education centre.

For hospital directions click here:

For those coming by car please park in the front car park (car park A for visitors and patients). Car sharing is suggested. 

Programme: 

0930-1000

Assemble-register

 

1000-1100

GI bleeding

Dr S Das

1100-1200

Jaundice

Dr L Sarder

1200-1245

Lunch break

 

1300-1340

1340-1420

1420-1520

Split groups

Dr Sarder

Dr Wasimul Huda

Dr Das

Mr Sauvage

Mr Whatling

A

B

C

Ventilation

Sim centre

US

US

Ventilation

Sim Centre

Sim centre

US

Ventilation

ACCS and ST3 / DRE-EM Presentation Day - Friday 12 July 2019

To be attended by all ACCS CT1 and CT2 trainees irrespective of parent specialty, ST3 Emergency Medicine and DRE-EM trainees

Host: Bedford Hospital

Venue: S2, Kings House, 245 Ampthill Road, Bedford, MK42 9AZ.

Programme:

09:00 – Welcome (Deva/Diane)

09:15 – Lekha Agarwal – case presentation

09:45 – Anna Jarzembska – Is it all about clexane?

10:15 – Asim Yusuf – Aortic Dissection

10:45 – Naburran Das – Efficacy of Ondansetron in the management of paediatric Gastroenteritis

11:15 – Ka-Wing Ng – Endocarditis

11:45 – Alexander Gaetos – ANDROMEDA-SHOCK Trial

12:15 – Kuldeep Kaur- The Power of Penthrox

12:25 Lunch

13:00 – Vaibhav Deshpande – Acute urinary retention

13:30 – Ragnib Malik – Gallbladder disease

14:00 – Johanna Selway – Anaphylaxis and Surgical airway

14:30 – Abdullah El Farook – Establishing the first A&E skill lab in Bangladesh

15:00 – Pratik Khagram – Thermal injuries and management

15:30 – Nam Tong Update from the Head of School

15:45 – James Price – What to expect from your CT3 year/Kuldeep Kaur – What to expect from your ST4 year

16.00 Close

 

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