Part of the remit of the Training and Education Committee
Training changes 2006/7
Substantial changes in methods of selection and timing of training are intended from August 2007, and recruitment to the old ('Calman') system will not be allowed after December 2006. Changes in plans have so far been frequent and there will no doubt be others. Some useful resources are listed here but check for the latest updates:
Relevant to current and future trainees
Part-time and flexible training
An increasing number of trainees and consultants are working part time. A network is being developed, and both existing part time trainees and anyone seeking flexible training are invited to get in touch with Dr Alison Brown, Alison.firstname.lastname@example.org
Strategies for research training
This is described in detail on our Research
The SpR club is active and valuable to trainees. See the Renal SpR Club website for further details.
Please visit the SpR club page on the Renal Association webpage.