CPD opportunities and upcoming events for ACPs and PAs


PA and ACP CPD opportunities organised by HEE

The North East and Yorkshire faculty teams have arranged fully funded monthly CPD sessions for ACPs, PAs and other clinicians to attend. The sessions are around two hours long. Upcoming CPD sessions are:


Clinical assessment in patients with learning disabilities - 3rd October 2022 - 11:00 - 12:00

West Yorkshire Faculty of Advancing Practice are delighted to invite Advancing Practice Clinicians from across the North East and Yorkshire Region who are registered with their local Faculty of Advancing Practice to this virtual learning event. Dr Liz Herrieven, Consultant in Paediatric Emergency Medicine at Sheffield Children’s Hospital will lead this session giving her expertise on assessing patients with Learning Disabilities or Autism. A feedback form will be sent after the event, when complete we will send on a CPD certificate for your portfolio.

The link to access the event will be shared with all registrants on the afternoon on the 30th September after registration closes. No late bookings will be accepted.

Please register here. For more information, please contact wy.advancingpractice@hee.nhs.uk



Elderly medicine / Parkinsons disease – 7th December 2022: 10:00 – 11:00

To find out more information about the session and to sign up please visit this link. For information on other CPD sessions for primary care are available through HEE, please visit the HEE CPD sessions webpage found here.


Women’s health – 19th April 2023: 10:00 – 11:00

This session will be ran by Billie Lowson, a physician associate in primary care. More information on the session will be distributed closer to the date. To sign up for the session please click here.


MSK 2022 conference at NEC

Please find below the details of the next MSK 2022 conference.

Location: NEC

Date: 23rd – 24th November 2022


To view the full programme for the event and to sign up for the conference please visit the MSK conference webpage found here.


Primary care CPD sessions

For information on other CPD sessions for primary care are available through HEE, please visit the HEE CPD sessions webpage found here.


CPD opportunities and upcoming events for ACPs


NEY primary care ACP career event

HEE North East and Yorkshire are hosting a half day virtual workshop on Wednesday 5 October 2022 at 09:15–13:00 to showcase the career options open to ACPs in primary and community care with a focus on the opportunities to work across the four pillars of advanced practice. Supervisors and employers are also welcomed to attend. Register your interest in attending by clicking here.


CPD opportunities and upcoming events for PAs


PA week celebration showcase

You are warmly invited to a regional virtual celebration of physician associates in the north east and north Cumbria.

Date: Friday 7th October 2022

Time: 13:30-17:00

Venue: MS Teams


On Friday 7th October, join us to hear the PA landscape locally, an update from the FPA regarding regulation and career development, and a showcase of some of the fantastic work physician associates in secondary care are doing across the region.

To sign up for this event please click here.


North Yorkshire PA ambassador conference

The north Yorkshire PA ambassadors have organised a free PA conference, and are opening it to PAs in the north east too. The conference will be held virtually on 3rd November 2022 at 1pm – 4pm. For more information please view the conference poster found here.