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Postgraduate medical training

 

Chris Horswell, senior house officer at Evelina Ldondon

Doctors whose postgraduate education takes place at Evelina London receive some of the best medical training in the country.  

We are part of Guy’s and St Thomas' which is among the largest teaching hospitals. We're also part of one of the UK's first academic health sciences centres, King's Health Partners, with access to world class medical research, practice and teaching.

We focus on a variety of specialities. Hear from our doctors about each specialty.

What we offer at Evelina London

Our paediatric postgraduate medical education programmes includes:

  • induction for all doctors, including foundation doctors, general practice trainees and paediatric trainees, as well as non-training clinical fellows. The induction covers a range of topics including ‘Sleep for your own health: thinking about your health when working shifts and nights’ (PDF 210Kb) run by our own sleep medicine team
  • an educational programme including weekly educational meetings, consultant-led teaching rounds, daily teaching and a weekly radiology meeting
  • education and leadership courses for consultants and trainees.
  • management training courses for higher level specialist trainees and clinical exam courses
  • simulation fellowships are offered in conjunction with the Simulation and Interactive Learning centre.

Courses

MRCPCH clinical revision course 

This course aims to prepare candidates for the Royal College of Paediatrics and Child Health membership (MRCPCH) clinical examination. It includes clinical short cases and practice in communication skills, ethics and history taking and management planning. The course concludes with a mock exam and individual feedback on performance.

The course is run over a week, three times a year with priority bookings are given to doctors working for Evelina London and Guy's and St Thomas'.


A unique aspect of this course is the opportunity for junior doctors to examine children while supervised by a senior paediatrician. 

Each session is designed to help junior doctors diagnose and manage a range of conditions in children using real-life scenarios

To find out more and how to apply for the course please visit the Guy's and St Thomas' events website.

Kings College University – Advanced Paediatrics MSc

Rated as one of the best courses delivered by Kings College London in 2013, the Advanced Paediatrics MSC offers unique modules including cardiology, critical care, allergy and neonatology. Several of the tutors involved within this course are based at Evelina 

 

Contacts

If you would like to find out more about postgraduate education at Evelina London, please contact the team.

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Call: 020 7188 7188 extension 54086

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