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Source: Wales Deanery
Health Education and Improvement Wales – access to Cardiff University library e-resources Following the recent statement from the Cabinet Minister for Health, Wellbeing and Sport...
Source: Quality
Are you a trainer looking for local CPD opportunities in relation to your educational role?  To help you identify opportunites and meet the CPD requirements of your trainer role,...
Source: Quality
Didn't manage to get a place at the Sharing Training Excellence in Medical Education (STEME) Conference in September 2017?  Don't worry as the keynote and plenary sessions from...
Source: BSSU
Following the successful development of the Education Contract Attendance System (ECAS), Marijn Kampf of BSSU has recently made further enhancements prior to launch on 2nd August...
Source: Careers
In autumn 2016, we set out to understand who students and trainees approach locally for careers help, what they need most help with, whether the careers resources currently...
Source: Wales Deanery
A new academy to train the next generation of radiologists and imaging professionals is to be created in Wales, Health Secretary, Vaughan Gething, announced today (Friday 14th...
Source: Wales Deanery
A new visual guide for healthcare workers offering top tips and tools for stress management and resilience.  
The Annual Welsh Dental Conference has been held in Mid Wales for nearly twenty years and aims to provide cutting edge CPD and just as importantly a forum where dental teams and...
Source: BSSU
Wales Deanery is delighted to launch a new internal online room booking system from 22nd June to replace the previous Excel spreadsheet. The new system, which was researched and...
Source: Wales Deanery
A 1 day peer delivered course for all medical staff and clinical leaders who are at risk of experiencing the effects of trauma and exposure to stress within a medical work setting...
Source: Quality
Online registration for the ‘Sharing Training Excellence in Medical Education’ Conference on 5th and 6th September 2017 at the Liberty Stadium in Swansea, is now open at: http://...
Source: WIMAT
Wales Deanery's Business Systems Support Unit (BSSU) has been working in close collaboration with the Welsh Institute for Minimal Access Therapy (WIMAT) in the development of a...
Source: BSSU
Wales Deanery's Business Systems Support Unit (BSSU) has been working in close collaboration with the Welsh Institute for Minimal Access Therapy (WIMAT) in the development of a...
Source: Wales Deanery
Wales Deanery's Business Systems Support Unit (BSSU) has been working in close collaboration with the Welsh Institute for Minimal Access Therapy (WIMAT) in the development of a...
Source: BSSU
BSSU is delighted to welcome a new Web Programmer, Gareth Peters, to the team. Gareth has worked for Cardiff University since February 2012, initially as Web Developer with the...
Source: BSSU
Abrar Ullah, Systems Analyst and Web Programmer with BSSU, was recently awarded a PhD from the University of Hertfordshire. Abrar began working towards his PhD in 2011 when he...
Source: BSSU
Following recent collaboration between the Business Systems Support Unit and the Communications team, Wales Deanery has launched its own intranet.
Source: Wales Deanery
To view the new policy for ARCP Reviews and Appeals please click here.
WHAT…The Dental postgraduate Section, Wales Deanery has procured a NEW online course booking system, which will be launched on 3rd April 2017. All members of the dental profession...
Source: MedEd
Dr Michal Tombs has co-authored a new article examining the motivation and intentions to complete learning portfolios amongst Police recruits:http://journals.sagepub.com/eprint/...
Dental Postgrad has been marking the impending retirement of Ann Rockey and paying tribute to her for her 23 years of dedicated service to the department.
Source: Wales Deanery
A new campaign to promote Wales as an excellent place for doctors and dentist to train has been launched by the Wales Deanery, taking action to attract high calibre health...
Source: Wales Deanery
A new campaign to promote Wales as an excellent place for doctors and dentist to train has been launched by the Wales Deanery, taking action to attract high calibre health...
Source: CUREMeDE
A summary of our MedTRiM best practice event in Cardiff on 20th January 2017.
The Wales Deanery ran three IRMER courses earlier this year, one in Wrexham, Swansea and Cardiff.  Many thanks to our speakers Dr Nicholas Drage, Dr Paul Nixon, Dr Jane Luker and...
Source: MedEd
Many of you may be aware of Lynne’s ongoing contribution to Cardiff University over the years, and will wish to join us in congratulating her on receiving the award from the Vice...
Source: MedEd
A message from ASME President, Dr John Jenkins CBE.
The Wales Deanery have recently been made aware of some negative discriminatory impacts of Brexit on NHS staff, in particular Junior Doctors. We are very clear on our stance...
Source: MedEd
This animation gives you a quick introduction to the Medical Education team. Please click to watch:
Source: MedEd
The Wales Deanery is offering a limited number of bursaries to support all groups of healthcare professionals in Wales with the course fees involved in undertaking a formal...
Source: MedEd
Lynne Allery, Director of Medical Education, presenting on Integrated Curriculum at the Searame Conference on 'Optimising Paradigm Shifts in Health Professions Education', Yangon...
Source: Wales Deanery
The GMC National Training Surveys for 2016 ran from 22/03 – 11/05. The annual surveys provide an opportunity for trainees & trainers to provide feedback on the training...
Source: Wales Deanery
Wales Deanery is now entering the next phase in reconfiguration of training programmes relating to the introduction of an education contract.
The Wales Deanery, Welsh Government and Welsh Health Boards and Trusts have introduced a pioneering Education Contract which means that junior doctors in Wales will be the first...
Source: CUREMeDE
Applications are being sought for a prestigious, fully-funded, full-time ESRC Doctoral Training Partnership for Wales (Wales DTP) PhD studentship, based in the School of Social...
Source: Wales Deanery
Dr Mark Stacey (Wales Deanery) & Elaine Russ (CUREMeDE) have created a new whiteboard video looking at working memory and its relevance to learning, teaching and performance....
Source: BSSU
BSSU Web Programmer, Jay Beavan, recently enhanced his ASP.NET skills by attending an intensive five day course with Stratum Worldwide. The course enables students to learn to...
Source: BSSU
The 35th HSJ Awards were celebrated at a special event on 23rd November at the Intercontinental O2, London, hosted by journalist and TV presenter Sue Perkins. The HSJ Awards are...
Source: Quality
Following the success of the ‘Promoting Excellence: Quality Roadshows’ that ran during March 2016, the Wales Deanery in collaboration with the GMC will be hosting a full-day...
Source: WIMAT
Wales Deanery is delighted to announce that Dr Neil Warren, Director of the Welsh Institute for Minimal Access Therapy (WIMAT), has been awarded Honorary Membership of the Welsh...
Source: Wales Deanery
Mae’r Prif Weinidog, Carwyn Jones wedi lansio ymgyrch newydd i hyrwyddo Cymru fel lle delfrydol i feddygon, gan gynnwys meddygon teulu a'u teuluoedd, hyfforddi, gweithio a byw...
Source: Quality
Wales Deanery Quality Improvement Unit is pleased to announce the inaugural Quality Improvement Skills Training (QIST) conference on Friday 13th January 2017 at the Liberty...
Source: Quality
Calling all trainee doctors & dentists in Wales... Can you identify an area where video can be used to improve patient care? Do you want to adopt a different approach to your...
Source: BSSU
Abrar Ullah, Systems Analyst and Web Programmer, recently attended an Information Technology, Electronics and Mobile Communication conference organised by the University of...
The Wales Deanery has launched the BEST & BSAS Awards 2016. The Awards panel are calling for clinicians in all specialties to nominate a General Practitioner, Consultant, SAS...
Wales Deanery is pleased to announce the launch of a new initiative to recognise and reward outstanding trainees. Trainees within all specialties will be eligible for the BEST...
Source: BSSU
BSSU met recently with Helen Baker, Associate Director of Secondary Care, for a post-launch review of the new Education Contract Attendance System (ECAS). The project was...
Source: Quality
The Wales Deanery is seeking competent individuals to provide Lay Representation in support of the quality management of medical and dental training programmes across Wales.
A new interactive Quality Improvement tool for GPs has been launched by the RSU, Wales Deanery, check it out here: http://gpcpd.walesdeanery.org/index.php/when-bill-was-ill
Source: Wales Deanery
New publications from the CUREMeDE team.
Source: WIMAT
On behalf of Vista Cook Medical, and Course Convenor Mr Chris Morris, Consultant Colorectal Surgeon at University Hospital of Wales, Cardiff, WIMAT are pleased to be hosting...
Source: Wales Deanery
An exciting career as a dental nurse awaits! Dental nurses are rapidly advancing in today’s workforce with developments of their role to include greater autonomy and flexibility...
Source: Wales Deanery
The GMC National Training Surveys for 2016 ran from 22/03 – 11/05. The annual surveys provide an opportunity for trainees & trainers to provide feedback on the training...
Source: Wales Deanery
As a new FY1 trainee, The Wales Deanery and iDoc Project team would like to offer you a free mobile library of textbooks for use on your own smartphone.
Source: WIMAT
10 years on from the initial Welsh Assembly investment in Endoscopy Training WIMAT takes a brief look back at the success of the Endoscopy Training Programme in Wales. In 2006...
Lisa Howells, Deputy Chief Dental Officer for Wales is pleased to announce the Summer 2016 edition of the Wales Dental Digest, which is now available to view on the Welsh...
In February 2016, Charlie Vaughan-Jones, Dental Tutor for Rural Wales ran a CPD course on the aspects of maxillofacial surgery.  The course was very well received with excellent...
When preparations began for the 7th DCP Symposium I was concerned that 7 years can often bring with them an ‘itch’ that can make people drift apart and send them off to seek...
Source: BSSU
The BSSU team was delighted to receive a 'shout out' this month from the Wales Deanery Finance team for creating a finance ticket for Service Desk.
June 10th.. a good day!  Dental teams from all over Wales met at Maesmawr Hall Hotel in Caersws for the Annual Rural Dental Conference.  Always a social occasion and chance to...
Source: BSSU
The BSSU team hosted a coffee morning for Wales Deanery staff on Thursday 16th June. The event, one of a series organised and facilitated by sections and units within the Deanery...
Source: BSSU
Following the successful development of the Wales Deanery Service Desk for the Revalidation Support Unit and the Finance team, BSSU has now launched a Service Desk facility for...
Source: BSSU
BSSU recently collaborated with the Wales Deanery's General Practice unit in the successful development and launch of a revised TRAP system for use in GP practices across Wales....
Source: Quality
The “Promoting Excellence” Roadshows were run across three locations in Wales during March 2016. These were an opportunity for the Wales Deanery and General Medical Council (GMC)...
Source: Wales Deanery
Graphic recording artist, Laura Sorvala joined us at our latest Medical Trauma Risk Management (MedTRiM) event in Swansea on 14th April. Laura’s wonderful graphic captures some...
Source: MedEd
The successful How To series has continued to expand and we have just added 9 new titles to this popular series. This brings the series total to 75 publications, each of which...
Source: Wales Deanery
The ability to perform under pressure is critical in all aspects of medical work.   Dr Mark Stacey, Professor Alison Bullock and Elaine Russ have developed a model that...
Source: BSSU
BSSU's newest team member, Chris Bourne, has achieved the Foundation Certificate in IT Service Management following a recent three day ITiL course with the Knowledge Academy. ITiL...
Source: CUREMeDE
Dr Mark Stacey (Associate Dean for Innovation, Wales Deanery) and Andy McCann (DNA Definitive) having been showcasing their new Medical Trauma Risk Management (MedTRiM) programme...
Source: CUREMeDE
A summary of our invitation only event on developing a credential in medical education.
Source: BSSU
Produced by the Academic Section of Medical Education within the Deanery, the ‘How to’ series provides a comprehensive overview of a range of educational topics in a readily...
Source: Wales Deanery
The Wales Deanery will be implementing 38 new Education Contracts in August 2017 to sit alongside the 9 contracts already in existence.  As a result, 47 Education Contracts will...
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