Wessex Cardiology Trainees

Upcoming training days! IMPORTANT

 Dear all, 

We have got a great run of training days coming up. 

1) Basingstoke Training Day - Next Wednesday 19th May. 

This is now a half day running in the morning. 

9:30  Welcome

9:30  - 10:15 Stress echo and why use it?                                         Michaela Scheuermann-Freestone

10:15 – 11:00  Stress MRI                                                                    Laura Corsinovi

11:00 – 11:15   Tea break

11:15 – 12:00  Heart failure update                                                   Carl Brookes

12:00 – 12:45  Cardiac Rehab – what doctors need to know        Jason Glover

Email me at gilpintr4290@doctors.org.uk to sign up and I will forward the link. 

2) BCS National Training Day - Monday 7th June. 

The BCS national training day runs on the first day of the BCS conference, held virtually this year. 

Sign up at https://www.britishcardiovascularsociety.org/news/bcs-announcement-annual-conference-2021. 

3) ACHD training day -  Thursday 10th June.

The next ACHD training day is focusing on congenital coronary abnormalities and will run over the course of a morning, held virtually. 

Find the programme here

To sign up email Dr Najih Muhammad on MuhammadNajih.LiaqathAli@uhs.nhs.uk

Joining instructions will be sent closer to the time. 

4) Poole CMRI Training Day - date TBC. 

Programme and sign up information to follow. 

Training Day This Friday - 14/05/2021.

 Dear all,

Another reminder to sign up for this Fridays training day. 

Find the agenda here

Email to meded@uhs.nhs.uk to sign up. 



Training Day 14th May -- Date Confirmation.

 Dear all, 

I made an error on the last post. 

The training day is definitely Friday 14th May as stated on the agenda rather than the blog post. 

Friday 14th!

See you then. 



Training Day 11/05/2021 - Sign Up Now!

 Dear all, 

Please find the agenda for next weeks training day here

It is the first ever joint training day with the renal and endocrine trainees across the region. It will be addressing the complex situations that we encounter frequently.

There is a stellar line up of speakers from across the region and it promises to prompt a lively discussion! 

Please email meded@uhs.nhs.uk to sign up, the link will subsequently be sent out to you. 

I look forward to seeing you all there!



BJCA Trainee Survey 2021

 Dear All,

The BJCA trainee is live at the moment. Please do take the time to do the short survey. It will be particularly useful to highlight how COVID has affected your training.

As a bonus, there are 50 free ESC congress places for respondents.

Click here to complete the survey before 14th May.



Congratulations- Emma Burnhope

 Dear All,

Emma Burnhope has been recently appointed as a Consultant in Dorset County Hospital.

Congratulations and we wish her all the best!



Subspecialty Posts - Cardiac Imaging. ST6/7 - Important Update.

Dear all, 

Some more information for all those applying for Wessex imaging training posts. 

John Paisey is requesting that all who will be applying for imaging specialist training posts let him know by April 27th at the absolute latest via email. This is to allow the information to be factored into the next rotational planning meeting. 

Wessex centres: 

HHFT: for those interested in training at Hampshire Hospitals they should contact Dr Micha Scheuermann-Freestone to discuss further. 

Poole: for those interested in training in Poole they should contact Dr John-Paul Carpenter to discuss further. 

UHS: those interested in training at UHS should apply - https://www.jobs.nhs.uk/xi/direct_apply/?vac_ref=916464484

Any other questions contact John Paisey and he can direct as appropriate.