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LSP PAFTAs 2018-19

The National Paediatric Awards for Training Achievements (PAFTAs) are run by the RCPCH Trainees Committee to celebrate excellence among trainees and trainers in paediatrics across the country. There will be winners for each category announced for London. Winners of the first three categories will be put forward for consideration in the national awards. The categories… [Read More]

RSM LSP study day- Neurology. 5th December 2018

Register now for this comprehensive study day to help you get to grips with paediatric neurology. From headache and hydrocephalus to stroke and epilepsy, this fantastic day designed by paediatric trainees with expert speakers, will cover practical aspects with interactive case based discussions. Open to everyone but focused on Level 2 trainees to meet competencies that are… [Read More]

Educational Supervisors, College tutors: Supported Return to Training (SuppoRTT): Helping trainees return safely & confidently after absence

This is a free one-day workshop for training programme directors, directors of medical education, education managers, and educational supervisors working in foundation & postgraduate specialty training in London and KSS This interactive workshop is an introduction to the SuppoRTT programme* in medical training, and covers the following themes: Issues & challenges affecting trainees returning from… [Read More]

LSP Paediatric Research Evening

London Paediatric Research Evening 18:00 – 20:00 on Thursday 11th October 2018 at UCL GOS Institute of Child Health (June Lloyd Room) Come and hear novel research presented by London Paediatricians, meet trainees and seniors working in research and discover academic opportunities in London this year. No research experience required – open to all from medical student… [Read More]

LSP Academic Paediatrics Mailing List

The LSP Academic Paediatrics mailing list is used for disseminating information about paediatric research events in London and related activities. Medical students and foundation doctors interested in paediatrics are also welcome to sign up, as are clinicians working in related specialties. If you would like to be included on this mailing list, you can sign… [Read More]

Level 1 SHO Teaching at GOSH – Tuesday 9th October

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]

Case Exchange 10th October: Cardiac Emergencies, at Royal Brompton Hospital

Case exchange is regional teaching for level 1 trainees – the next session is next Wednesday afternoon at the Royal Brompton and includes case presentations, consultant teaching, a clinical psychologist perspective, and simulation. Hope to see you all there. Topic: Cardiac Emergencies When: 13:30 – 17:00, Wednesday 10th October Where: Seminar Room 2, Ground Floor,… [Read More]

Submit Now for the LSP Annual Conference

  We are pleased to announce Smile – The London School of Paediatrics’ Annual Conference, taking place on the 26th of February 2019. We are accepting submissions for oral presentations, stands and poster. Please submit abstracts to Speakers include Lord Laming, Professor Russel Viner and Dr Camilla Kingdon. Further details to follow – but… [Read More]

Returned to Clinical Practice? Come network with the PRACP team

Places still available for the PRACP networking event on Friday 5th October.  Have you just returned to clinical practice? Are you planning time away from training or on a period of time away? Come join the PRACP team, TPDs and trainees who have returned to work.  Come debrief your first month if you have just… [Read More]

Calling all ST1 Paediatric Trainees….we need your help!

We are currently evaluating the Headspace offer which was given to the new ST1 cohort. We would love your feedback on this to ensure we can plan how to support trainees better now and in the future. Please fill in the survey – it only takes 2 minutes. Thanks.  

UPDATE: NCEL STC meeting Sep 2018

A packed room for this month’s STC meeting. The LSP faculty spent the morning developing the vision for the future for the LSP community. Paediatric education holds excellence in the care of the child and families built by the delivery of high quality paediatric training. This was the start of this conversation and the next steps will continue to be developed. Seasoned Trust Reps shared their experience and… [Read More]

2019 RCPCH Conference Abstract Submissions

I know that there are dozens of you out there doing fabulous projects – quality improvement, education enhancing, research, co-production projects for service improvement – the list is endless!  Please consider submitting your work in abstract form to the 2019 RCPCH Conference.  It’s a great opportunity to get your work showcased in a national forum. … [Read More]