Forthcoming Events

Healthcare Science Postgraduate Scientist Trainees in NHSScotland: Assuring Postgraduate Scientist Training Friday 03 February 2017

10.00  Registration / Refreshments / Networking


10.30  Welcome   
           Jim Allison
           Service Clinical Director for Biochemistry   
           NHS Grampian


10.40  Assuring our Postgraduate Training:  Progress During 2016 and Next Steps   
           Robert Farley   
           Healthcare Science Programme Director   
           NHS Education for Scotland


11.00  What Does a Deanery Do? The Experience of Medicine   
           Professor Alastair McLellan   
           Postgraduate Medical Dean (Glasgow)   
           NHS Education for Scotland


11.20  Our Workshops - An Overview   
           Elizabeth Kilgour   
           Healthcare Science Specialty Lead (Infection Science)   
           NHS Education for Scotland


11.30  Workshop Session One      

           1. Our Shared Rules   
How can we better share our standards as a funder of postgraduate scientist training?      
               -  Practice placement   
               -  Admissions   
               -  Special Measures

              Elizabeth Kilgour

          2. The Self-Assessment   
Why does this matter?  The practice-placement domains.
              Examples of evidence and progress to date.

              Duncan MacFarlane

         3. External Panel Review   
             What is involved? How can we quality review postgraduate training for non-clinical scientist
             groups we support including biomedical scientist and clinical physiologist postgraduates?

            Simon Williams / Lee McMullen

         4. Monitoring Progression   
How can we ensure relevant and 'right-touch' reporting back to NES of trainees' progression?

            Julie Turbitt


12.30  Lunch / Posters / Networking


1.15   Welcome Back   
          Jim Allison


1.15   Training Progression Monitoring   
          Julie Turbitt   
          Healthcare Science Specialty Lead (Genetic Science)   
          NHS Education for Scotland


1.30   NES Specialty Leads: Our Role   
          Lee McMullen   
          Healthcare Science Specialty Lead (Blood Science)   
          NHS Education for Scotland


1.45   Workshop Session Two   
Please see morning session


2.50   Summary of the Day:  Questions and Answer Session   
          Workshop Leads / Robert Farley


3.10   Poster Awards and Close   
          Jim Allison   


          Refreshments / Networking until 3.30