Registration is now open for the RSM Child Safeguarding day which promises to be a thought provoking day on contemporary challenges surrounding child safeguarding. During this study day, leading experts will present updates on the requirements and challenges of paediatric practice in the context of safeguarding children. Themes include: *Acute/chronic sexual abuse *Factitious fabricated illness… [Read More]
Key news from the NCEL TPMC meeting held this month follows. We had a fantastic meeting with trainees and tutors from across the sector. There was much enthusiasm and sharing of good practice in delivering training at local level. Dalbir Sohi, North Middlesex College tutor, is taking on the role of NCEL Local Faculty Group (LFG)… [Read More]
@LondonPaeds and #mindthegappaeds – Excerpts of the 2015 School Conference twitter discussion
Sometimes you hear something at a conference leaves a lasting impression. The London School of Paediatrics has done that for me a few times. This year it was Michael West, professor of work and organisational psychology. Professor West’s starting point was simple but powerful: How do we provide continually improving, compassionate, high quality care? Setting… [Read More]
The RCPCH College Tutor is a paediatrician responsible for postgraduate medical education within their trust and is also the main liaison point between individual trusts, the RCPCH and the Lead Provider.
The School of Paediatrics has traditionally been the term used to describe the organisation within the Deanery that oversees paediatric training. With the shift to the new model of training the school has had to adapt. However, it continues as a group of exercised and passionate paediatric educationalists with its Head of School who continues… [Read More]
If you have questions which cannot be answered locally or via available on-line resources then the paediatric workforce team in Operations are the point of contact for any questions about your training in London. Things to ask about include: Placements Going out of programme (OOP) Going on Maternity Leave ARCP CCT application You can contact… [Read More]
The London School of Paediatrics attracts the brightest and best of applicants to paediatric run-through training. And the UK has the reputation of providing the finest postgraduate paediatric training in the world. So arguably our School has a responsibility to nurture the very best paediatricians in the world. How can we meet that responsibility? This week… [Read More]