Education and training

MEE supports educational case for extended GP training

The Medical Education England (MEE) Board has approved the educational case for extended and enhanced training put forward by the Royal College of General Practitioners. The Department of Health is pleased to note the progress being made on this issue … Read more → – MEE supports educational case for extended GP training

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British Army doctor training and development opportunity

The British Army is looking for a number of doctors in the Territorial Army for paid part-time posts of 19 days per year. The role comes with training and development opportunities and is a chance to gain hands-on experience in … Read more → – British Army doctor training and development opportunity

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Start of Medical Revalidation in the UK

The Health Secretary Jeremy Hunt announced on Friday 19 October 2012. that revalidation for UK doctors will begin in December 2012. Medical revalidation will normally happen every five years and will apply to all doctors in all settings in the … Read more → – Start of Medical Revalidation in the UK

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Improving management of dementia: The Right Prescription

The Dementia Action Alliance, supported by the NHS Institute for Innovation and Improvement, has launched a call to action – The Right Prescription – aimed at encouraging and empowering healthcare professionals to commit to review and, where possible, reduce the … Read more → – Improving management of dementia: The Right Prescription

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Online learning: early diagnosis of cancer

The Department of Health has recently funded BMJ Learning to deliver online education tools and training resources for GPs to promote the benefits of earlier diagnosis and support the 2012/13 national awareness campaign. This first module will help GPs to … Read more → – Online learning: early diagnosis of cancer

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