NES Events | NHS Education for Scotland | Healthcare Science Postgraduate Scientist Trainees February 2018 | workshop

Forthcoming Events

Healthcare Science Postgraduate Scientist Trainees & Supervisors Annual Conference Friday 02 February 2018

Registration for this Event is now closed, for further details please contact the NES Conference Team on 0131 656 3215/3216/4378 or

1. 2017 Survey & ARCP

Some results and trends. Are we asking the right questions?

Could trainees be a proxy for patient experience?

Why we monitor and what we found. How can we improve the process?

Andrew Davie and Melissa Leitch
Specialty Leads - Healthcare Science
NHS Education for Scotland

2. Research and Development Stories

Postgraduate and beyond

Dr Lizzie Hill
Sleep Physiologist
NHS Lothian

Dr Paula McDonald
Quality Lead, Biomedical Scientist and Clinical Scientist
NHS Tayside

Dr Ruth Hamilton
Consultant Clinical Scientist - Vision Sciences
NHS Greater Glasgow & Clyde

3. Training Plans Matter

NES commissioning is predicated on some form of training plan, whether for STP rotations or Common Core List bursary support.

What is a model plan?

Dr Robert Farley
Healthcare Science Programme Director
NHS Education for Scotland

4. CPD - What Impact?

Leadership development is essential for our scientific workforce. Our Early Career offer is well established and popular.

Can we make it even better with your help?

John McKinlay and Eleanor Humphreys
Specialist Leads - Organisational Development, Leadership and Learning
NHS Education for Scotland

Simon Williams and Rob Coward
Principal Educators
NHS Education for Scotland