Regional Teaching Days

Geriatric Regional Training Days

Please see below dates/topics.  All trainees are required to attend at least 70% of training per year.  It is helpful to upload this timetable to the personal library section of  Eportfolio and log the training days you have attended. 

If you are unable to attend any of the dates, please ensure compensatory teaching is completed.  It is also useful to add a reflection on each of the teaching days you have attended.

Following each teaching day, please provide feedback using the online survey tool within 4 weeks of attending.

2022

Venue

Organiser

AM

PM

Jan 25th (tues)

Wansbeck

 

Postponed

SCE practice/ interview practice

Mar 30th (weds)

Newcastle

 

Leadership and management

Regional BGS

(provisional)

May 19th (thurs)

Gateshead

(Virtual)

Jenny Hogg 

Bowel health

Haematology

July 26th (tues)

Face to face 

Hilton, Gateshead

John Blenkinsopp - am session

TPDs – pm session 

Critical appraisal

Trainee wellbeing

Sept 28th (weds)

(Virtual)

Darlington AM

Wansbeck PM

Ewan Tevendale am

Cath Huntley pm

Homeostasis and endocrine

 

Dermatology, leg ulcers and tissue viability

Nov 24th (thurs)

(Face to face)

STyneside

Suba Thiru

Vertigo/BPPV/Epley/Hallpike/HINTS

Vertigo/ BPPV/Epley/Hallpike/HINTS

2023

 

 

 

 

Jan 31st (tues)

Newcastle

Jane Noble

Stroke

Falls and syncope

Mar 29th(weds)

(Virtual)

Durham AM

Centre for ageing and vitality PM

Andy Kirby AM

Miles Witham PM

Microbiology and infection control

Research

May 25th (thurs)

N Tyneside

 

Continence

Continence

July 25th (tues)

Sunderland

 

Cardiology

Frailty

Sept 27th (weds)

N Tees

Sophie Wilcox

Medical error, dealing with complaints, human factors

TBC

Nov  30th (thurs)

S Tees

 

Intermediate care and community

Intermediate care and community

 

 

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