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Embracing Progress

The School of Paediatrics event of 27th March kicked off Progress fever in NCEL. The new RCPCH curriculum, piloted since September 2017 is being officially launched in August and trainers and trainees across London are enthusiastic to start thinking capability rather than competency. Embracing the concepts of learning outcomes in 11 simplified domains, departments pledged… [Read More]

GRID, SPIN & OOPE Info Evening: 21 June 18

Return of the popular GRID/SPIN Information Evening with additional OOPE information this year. Date:        Thursday 21st June 2018 Time:       18:00-20:30 What:      18:00-19:00 Talks about applying for GRID/SPIN Programmes and Out Of Programme Experiences (OOPE)                   19:00-20:30 Break-out sessions – GRID/SPIN: Specialty-specific advice from Consultant leads/GRID & SPIN trainees OOPE: Trainees speaking… [Read More]

RCPCH Progress: NWL is getting excited

NW London is getting ready for RCPCH Progress – the new curriculum. Inspired at the School of Paediatrics event on 27th March, our teams have been coming up with great ideas. Here is a sample. We look forward to hearing what it’s like trying these ideas out. We’ll report back on progress in May and… [Read More]

Level 1 SHO Teaching at GOSH – Tuesday 8th May

We would like to invite you to attend our series of free, monthly teaching afternoons incorporating the Case Exchange with Level 1 teaching, which takes place on the second Tuesday of every month. The programme will provide case based, structured speciality teaching in line with the RCPCH curriculum. The afternoons consist of case discussions and… [Read More]

GRID, SPIN & OOPE Info Evening: 21 June 18

Return of the popular GRID/SPIN Information Evening with additional OOPE information this year. Date:        Thursday 21st June 2018 Time:       18:00-20:30 What:      18:00-19:00 Talks about applying for GRID/SPIN Programmes and Out Of Programme Experiences (OOPE)                   19:00-20:30 Break-out sessions – GRID/SPIN: Specialty-specific advice from Consultant leads/GRID & SPIN… [Read More]

The Trainees’ Committee is recruiting! Apply now!

We have opened a new round of recruitment for the London school of paediatrics trainees committee. Created in 2008 many of the educational opportunities across London are and have been developed through The Trainees’ Committee, for example the RSM Study Days, MRCPCH revision website, The LSP school survey ST1 induction days and improved trainee recruitment… [Read More]

The new RCPCH Progress curriculum & Upcoming LME sessions

The LME team are excited about the launch of the new RCPCH progress curriculum in August 2018, which has been designed to represent a true picture of what a Paediatric consultant should look like, which not only means a greater focus on leadership, management and education for ALL levels of trainee but greater focus on… [Read More]

LME 23rd May: Getting the most out of your Paedaitric training

This session will be led by Dr Camilla Kingdon, consultant neonatologist, head of the London School of Paediatrics and Vice President for Educational and Professional Development for RCPCH.   Dr Kingdon has a MA in Managing Medical Careers and as training programme director and Head of school she has seen the journeys of many trainees;… [Read More]

LME 5.6.18: Setting up a service – Understanding the finances

Speakers: Fiona Moore, Richard Bailey, Dr Felicity Taylor A golden opportunity for paediatricians at all levels to understand the money flows, budget considerations and financial decisions which dictate funding for the services we provide to our patients. Join us for another hugely popular and accessible teaching session provided by senior financial advisors Fiona Moore and… [Read More]

LME 23.5.18: Getting the most from your Paediatric Training

Speaker: Dr Camilla Kingdon Trainees at all levels encouraged to attend. For this session, we will have the privilege of hearing first-hand from Dr Camilla Kingdon, consultant neonatologist, head of the London School of Paediatrics and Vice President for Educational and Professional Development for RCPCH. Join us with open ears and questions you’ve always wanted… [Read More]

LME 9th May 2018: Develop your Teaching Toolkit

  Why do I need a teaching toolkit? In today’s NHS the busy clinician educator needs to be flexible and have a range of educational tools to use depending on the situation. They need to be able to move easily between medical student bedside teaching on a wriggly toddler, to giving their first national conference… [Read More]