Events & Opportunities


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Courses in Perioperative Medicine

Perioperative Medicine in Action – Free Online Course
University College London
The Royal College of Anaesthetists has collaborated with UCL to produce a free online educational resource on Perioperative Medicine. Explore perioperative medicine, from what it is to why it matters and how you can improve care for the high-risk surgical patient. The course is currently open for registration (October 2018).


Perioperative Medicine MSc
University College London
A new and innovative distance learning MSc in Perioperative Medicine that will involve reviewing and understanding the current literature, appraising the evidence and questioning current practices.


Anaesthesia and Perioperative Medicine MSc, PGDip, PGCert
Brighton and Sussex Medical School
Face-to-face tuition will be provided in cutting-edge aspects of patient care using an evidence based approach to provide knowledge of clinical practice which extends beyond the scope of the training programme and represents many of the most important areas of development for clinical anaesthesia.


Fellowships in Perioperative Medicine

Future Leader Fellow, Yorkshire and Humber Deanery

The Well Prepared Surgery (WPS) Future Leadership Fellowship aims to develop the fellow's ability to lead a quality improvement project within a well established multidisciplinary team of clinical and managerial members. The WPS programme is developing a comprehensive, equitable access preoperative care service, alongside other improvements to the elective surgical pathway by delivering transformative and sustainable change. The fellow's projects will introduce enhanced recovery to the surgical pathway and include the opportunity to pursue a Postgraduate Certificate or an appropriate alternative course. Applications close on the 14 December 2018.

Perioperative Medicine Fellowships at South Tees Hospitals NHS FT

South Tees Hospitals have announced two new Perioperative Medicine fellowship opportunities based in the Northern region focusing on research / prehabilitation and quality improvement / human factors. Both posts will be based in the Anaesthetic Department at South Tees and will run for a one-year term, due to commence in August 2019 or earlier depending on individual circumstances. The closing date for applications is 30 December 2018, with full job descriptions available online at NHSJobs.


Past Events in Perioperative Medicine

Developing Perioperative Medicine Across the UK
The first annual meeting for Local Clinical Leads for Perioperative Medicine was held on Tuesday 31 January 2017. View the presentation from the morning sessions via our YouTube Channel here

Integrating Care throughout the Patient's Surgical Journey
This one-day conference explored how to embed a co-ordinated and collaborative way of working between health and care professionals who are responsible for patients' care before, during and after major surgery, so that they can deliver the best possible outcomes. View slides from the day here


Upcoming Events in Perioperative Medicine

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