The next paediatric research evening will be held at the UCL GOS Institute of Child Health on Thursday 19th July at 6pm. Our keynote speaker will be Dr Amaya Bustinduy and the next informal academic mentoring event will be held immediately afterwards, with food/drinks nearby. More details to follow soon. If you would like to attend, please… [Read More]
The Royal College of Paediatric’s International Child Health Group has opened applications for it’s annual Advocacy Award. We have £1500 available for any person or group working on advocacy work relevant to child global health. Deadline for applications is June 30th. Please email firstname.lastname@example.org if you have any questions. More information available on our website:… [Read More]
Exciting 12 months leadership secondment opportunity in safeguarding based at the Jessop Wing, Sheffield due to start in February 2019. This may suit any doctor at ST3 and over who has neonatal experience and an interest in safeguarding. Projects could include working across the wider hospital to ensure that child safeguarding issues are dealt… [Read More]
The Programme for Integrated Child Health (PICH pronounced “pitch”) is the first comprehensive integrated child health programme in the UK. It is a practical one-year course to develop skills and confidence in participants through supported real-world projects. It is highly regarded and is soon to start recruiting for its 5th year in London. PICH supports… [Read More]
We have a new date for a Full Immersion day at King’s College Hospital Simulation centre – 2nd August. Please sign up as there are only a few dates left! Please get in touch with Mehrengise Cooper at email@example.com if you have any questions.
Parallel Planning and End of Life Care – 15th October 2018 – Great Ormond Street Hospital Considered outstanding by the Care Quality Commission, End of Life Care at GOSH is committed to helping staff provide excellent care in the end of life setting. This multidisciplinary study day focuses on caring for children with life limiting… [Read More]
The Assessment Subgroup of the LSP Trainees Committee is now merging with the Curriculum Delivery Subgroup, and are going out with a bang. We have presented an LSP day on how to develop a portfolio career, with a non-linear approach to paediatric training. We’re hugely grateful to everyone who contributed on the day- we heard from… [Read More]
Dear all There are some last minute spaces available on the part task and communication simulation day for ST3 trainees at St Mary’s Hospital London this Friday 8th June Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested thanks Ruchi
This free conference aims to raise awareness of Lyme Disease and other tick borne infections in the UK. It is intended for all medical practitioners (including paediatric trainees and consultants). An international faculty will discuss the epidemiology, diagnostic controversies, clinical manifestations and management challenges. Places are limited: please contact Jane Webb (email@example.com) to obtain a… [Read More]
The London School of Paediatrics Simulation programme at King’s College Hospital Simulation centre has sadly cancelled the Full Immersion day on 14th August. Please see the attachment with updated information.
Northwick Park Hospital is pleased to host the next North West London Case Exchange for North West London trainees. Date: Tuesday 12th June 2018 Time: 08:30 – 11:30 Venue: Jonathan Levi Lecture Theatre, Main Corridor, Northwick Park Hospital Topic: Nephrology Please find attached the programme for the morning. This is an educational exchange… [Read More]
The Royal College of Radiology in regulation with new legislation written into Ionising Radiation Medical Exposure Regulation (IRMER) 17 states specific roles of doctors as the “referrers” and the radiologists as “practitioners”, as mentioned below: 6 Employer’s duties: establishment of general procedures, protocols and quality assurance programmes (5) The employer must— (a)establish recommendations concerning referral guidelines… [Read More]
If you are applying for a PhD or postdoctoral fellowship and would like interview practice please email the academic paediatric trainee committee on: Londonfirstname.lastname@example.org
None of us feels entirely comfortable supporting a family through the death of their child, but we can make it a better experience for everyone. Child death is thankfully rare, hence, as paediatricians, not many of us have much experience managing such challenging cases, so training in this area is vital. We have put together… [Read More]
An update following our 22nd May 2018 South London Speciality Training Committee (STC) meeting. ST1 Recruitment – overall there was an outstanding field of candidates with full recruitment in London. The London School of Paediatrics continues to put recruitment at the top of its agenda, strongly promoting Paediatrics as a fantastic career, to good… [Read More]