Timetable – Spring 2023

Timetable – Spring 2023 – DRAFT

ALL TEACHING IS FACE-TO-FACE UNLESS YOU ARE ADVISED OTHERWISE IN ADVANCE

VTS TEACHING IS HELD AT:
THE WOOLWELL CENTRE, PL6 7TR
LOCATION MAP

FULL-DAY SESSIONS FOR ST1, 2 AND 3 START AT 10:00

This is a working day and you are paid to be present for the whole day. Please ensure you arrive on time and be prepared to stay for the full day; afternoon sessions may run on past 4:30pm.

Unless you are specifically advised otherwise, ST2 Small Group sessions will start at 10:00 and finish approx 12:00

DATEST1ST2ST3NOTES
04 Jan 2023NO SESSIONAM:Gastroenterology in GP. Dr Rachel Ali
PM: Acute Paediatrics in Primary Care – Dr Mel Lemon
NO SESSION
11 Jan 2023AM: Geriatrics and deprescribing. Dr P Burbridge
PM: Telephone consulting – ML
NO SESSIONNO SESSIONML, SWB – ARCP screen r/v training: PM
18 Jan 2023ST1/2 Small Group session, for those in GP onlyST1/2 Small Group session, for those in GP onlyAM: Consultation skills (Actors)
PM: Community Paediatrics – Dr Heather Jarvis
25 Jan 2023ST1/2 Small Group session, for those in GP onlyST1/2 Small Group session, for those in GP onlyAM: Gender Dysphoria, Dr Maria Williams
PM: Functional Illness – SWB
 
01 Feb 2023AM: Consultation skills (Actors)
PM: 2:30pm: Heart failure. Dr Ben Sieniewicz.
(please email TPDs any general cardiology Qs in advance)
NO SESSIONNO SESSIONCPD session with actors for ES/CS
08 Feb 2023ST1/2 Small Group session, for those in GP onlyST1/2 Small Group session, for those in GP onlyAM: Managing Uncertainty. Dr Michelle Higgs.
PM: Local Mental health resources – helping patients without medication. Dr Sarah Harvey & Larissa Milden
15 Feb 2023Half TermHalf TermHalf TermSA – A/L all week
22 Feb 2023ST1/2 Small Group session, for those in GP onlyST1/2 Small Group session, for those in GP onlyAM: Life after VTS – Dr Daniel Korn, plus Lunchtime jobs fair.
PM: Palliative Care – Dr Jemma Cooper
swb AM screen reviews, PM -session off in lieu (North Devon teaching) – wfh
01 Mar 2023NO SESSIONAM: Greener Practice – Dr Grace Thompson
PM: Primary care paediatrics – Pt 2 – SWB
NO SESSION
08 Mar 2023AM: ST1/2 Small Group session, for those in GP only
PM: TEL online session: Lifestyle medicine
AM: ST1/2 Small Group session, for those in GP only
PM: TEL online session: Lifestyle medicine
AM: Near-peer session with ST1/2s & Small group work
PM: TEL online session: Lifestyle medicine. 1pm-5pm. any queries email:gpschool.sw@hee.nhs.uk
PM: Educational Supervisor update session
15 Mar 2023AM: Menopause & Womens Health – ML
PM: Cognitive Biases and making mistakes SWB
NO SESSIONNO SESSION
22 Mar 2023AM: Enhanced IMG induction
No PM Session
NO SESSIONST3 PM only: Public Health, Prof Debbie Stark
29 Mar 2023NO SESSIONAM: Consultations skills (Actors)
PM: Top tips for early cancer diagnosis. Dr Mairead McIntyre
NO SESSION
3 + 1/2 DAY35 + 1/2 DAY

What should I do when there’s no VTS?

Please see the working week FAQs on the Deanery website