Our short courses have been created in collaboration with leading scientists and clinicians operating in the NHS.

Upcoming courses

Fetal Cardiology for Obstet. and Fetal Medicine Specialists

Now in its second year, this two-day course aims to provide Obstetricians and Fetal Medicine Specialists with an update on fetal cardiology topics which are relevant to management of high-risk pregnancies.

Based in St George's Hospital, the course will include ultrasound evaluation of specific forms of congenital heart disease as seen in the fetus, pregnancy management and update on postnatal outcome. Quiz sessions throughout the course will provide you with challenging ultrasound images to test your diagnostic skills, and are discussed in an interactive way.

Date: 12 July - 13 July 2018

Duration: Two days

Fee:

Early bird fee: £290 (until 30 April)

Standard Fee: £320 (from 1 May)

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The Co-Morbidities of Epilepsy

Epilepsy is the most common, chronic neurological condition in the UK. The course will offer a practical grounding in the most common co-morbidities associated with epilepsy. This is an area of growing clinical interest, and relevant to the care of patients with epilepsy.

The course aims to provide a basic grounding in the epidemiology, nature, diagnosis and treatment of common co-morbidities in patients with epilepsy and is best suited for general neurologists, epileptologists, specialist nurses and psychologists/psychiatrists.

6 CPD points awarded by the Royal College of Physicians

Date: 6 July 2018

Duration: One day

Fee: £35

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Teaching Skills

A two day course targeted at NHS trainee doctors who have a keen interest in teaching. This course will include established learning theory and teaching strategies; small group teaching; E-learning; embedding diversity into teaching; Introduction to assessment of learning; Giving learners feedback; Teaching a practical skill.

CPD points available.

Spaces are limited and priority is given to trainees at St George's Hospital NHS Trust.

Dates: 18 & 19 June 2018 or 16 & 17 July 2018

Duration: Two days

Fee: £250*

How to book: https://www.stgeorges.nhs.uk/course/teaching-skills/ - click "book a place" button on the top left of your screen & complete the form.

*for external candidates

Practical course on cardiac imaging in cardiomyopathies and athlete’s heart

This course on imaging in cardiomyopathies and athlete’s heart will help the attendees to build up their expertise in a field that has exponentially grown in the last 10 years. The aim of the course is to provide a basic knowledge and ability to accurately differentiate findings suggestive of a potentially lethal cardiovascular disorder from normal variants or features of benign physiological adaptations.

2 CPD points have been awarded from British Society of Echocardiography and 6 CPD points awarded by the Royal College of Physicians.

Date: 30 May 2018

Duration: Full day

Fees

Early bird fee: £70* (SGUL/STG Trust staff) and £100 (Non SGUL/STG Trust staff) until 1 May 2018

Standard fee: £120* (SGUL/STG Trust staff) and £160 (Non SGUL/STG Trust staff)

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*you will be required to provide evidence

Heart Failure in Clinical Practice

Heart Failure is a growing epidemic and a rapidly evolving subspecialty in cardiology with heart failure being the leading cause of hospitalisation among adults over the age of 65.

This course will equip you with the knowledge and skills to respond to this developing issue in your own clinical practice, introducing you to new ways to spot and treat Heart Failure using new novel new drugs and devices that can prolong life expectancy.

6 CPD points available from the Royal College of Physicians.

Date: 2 July 2018

Duration: Full day

Fee:

Clinicians: £175

Nurses and other Healthcare Professions: £100

Students: £75*

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*you will be required to provide evidence

Short courses in development

Below you can book your place onto a short course or register your interest for upcoming short courses. We have a range of short courses in development so check back regularly. 

WRiiTe Experiential Diabetes for Health Care Professionals

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Surgical Approaches to the Shoulder and Elbow - limited places

This two day course aims to improve your surgical ability, and familiarity, with the surgical approaches to the shoulder and elbow associated with trauma surgery. Taught in the anatomy department of St George’s, University of London, you’ll use dissection to develop your knowledge, ability and confidence in trauma surgery.

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Acute, Intensive and Emergency Psychiatric Care

The aims of the module are to enable practitioners in acute, intensive and emergency psychiatric care to apply and adapt their exisiting skills, helping them to develop their knowledge of assessment, formulation skills, differential diagnosis and management. The course will be grounded in clinical practice, and will be distinctive in both this and in its multi-professional delivery.

This four day course will be a credit bearing module and will include assesements. Dates for this course will be 26 & 27 January 2019 and 9 & 10 March 2019. Delegates will need to attend all four dates in order to satisfy attendnace requirements.

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Past courses

Consultant Clinical Geneticist Variant Workshop

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Neurosurgery High Speed Drill Course - limited places

Junior Neurosurgery Trainees (ST1-4). Developing drilling skills is an essential operative skills in Neurosurgery (curriculum requirement). Junior trainees should have the opportunity to simulate before working on patients.

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Practical course on ECG interpretation in the young and in athletes

The course is focused on the interpretation of electrocardiography (ECG) in young individuals (14-35 years) and in athletes. The course provides practical insights on how the Cardiac Risk in the Young (CRY) screening programme is organised.

'Practical course on ECG interpretation in the young and in athletes' has been approved by the Federation of the Royal Colleges of Physicians of the United Kingdom for 4 category 1 (external) CPD credit(s)

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Contact us

Professional Education Centre
St George's, University of London
Cranmer Terrace
London
SW17 0RE
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Last Updated: Wednesday, 11 April 2018 14:08