There are many sources of information on the web for trainee doctors and dentists. We have categorised a number of relevant sites for your convenience.
British Medical Association Counselling ServiceConfidential Support and Advice Service from the Royal College of Surgeons of England Medical Defence UnionMedical Protection Society Support for Doctors in Difficulty from the Royal Medical Benevolent Fund Local counselling service: Take TimeDoctors Support Network - a self help group, with a Helpline, for doctors with a range of mental health problems. NHS Medical Careers -takes you through the four stages of career planning. Comprehensive data on each medical specialty includes workforce statistics, competition ratios, growth areas and projections about future opportunities.And for specific groupsOverseas Doctors Training in Anaesthesia in the UK (ODTA-UK) - Written for anaesthetists in particular but with information useful to all specialties. Overseas Doctors Community Site - a very useful site with a wide range of advice. However, the jokes section contains material that may be considered offensive - as per our disclaimer below, the Deanery in no way endorse this material. HOPE for disabled doctors - support and advice for disabled individuals and their employers / professional bodies.
MedicalBritish Medical Association (BMA) Doctors.net General Medical Council (GMC) National Association of Clinical Tutors (NACT) National Association of Medical Education Management(NAMEM)National Clinical Assessment Service (NCAS)National Patient Safety Agency (NPSA)Royal Medical Benevolent FundBritish Council Health
DentalBritish Dental Association (BDA) General Dental Council (GDC) Health ManagementBritish Association of Medical Managers (BAMM) National Association of Medical Personnel Specialists (NAMPS)National Association of Medical Education Management (NAMEM)The Institute for Healthcare Management (IHM)
Association of Medical Education in Europe (AMEE)Association for the Study of Medical Education (ASME)Department of Employment and LearningThe Higher Education AcademyHigher Education Funding Council for EnglandHigher Education Funding Council for WalesScottish Funding CouncilThe Joint Royal Colleges of Physicians Training Board (JRCPTB)Joint Committee on Higher Surgical Training (JCHST)Kings FundThe Universities Council for the Education of TeachersEuropean Computer Driving Licencee-Learning CentreMedical Education Leeds
Centre for Workforce Intelligence Department of HealthHospital Trusts (Index of)Modernising Medical Careers NHS NHS CareersNHS ConfederationNHS DirectNHS News DeskNHS Pensions AgencyNHS Employers NHS Workforce Development Confederation
PubMedBUBL Information Service (Bulletin Board for Libraries)National Library for HealthCambridge Dictionary onlineRegional ResourcesTo find your local healthcare library go to the Health Libraries and Information Services Directory. NHS staff across Yorkshire and the Humber can visit the NHS Evidence website to discover the breadth of resources available electronically.The resources previously available via the National Library for Health can still be accessed - either by clicking on the "Conduct a specialist search" button on the NHS Evidence home page or by going directly to http://www.library.nhs.ukThe 33 specialist libraries which existed within the old National Library for Health are still available, under the new name of "specialist collections." They focus on health problems, specific patient groups and aspects of health services (including health management).
General Medical Council (GMC) National Institute for Clinical Excellence (NICE) Safer Healthcare (patient safety education programme for junior doctors)
UK Deaneries (Index of) Committee of General Practice Education Directors (COGPED) Committee of Postgraduate Dental Deans (COPDEND) Conference of Postgraduate Medical Deans in the UK (COPMeD)
Academy of Medical Royal CollegesAssociation for the Study of Medical Education (ASME)College of Emergency MedicineFaculty of Family Planning & Reproductive HealthFaculty of General Dental PracticeFaculty of Occupational MedicineFaculty of Pharmaceutical MedicineFaculty of Public HealthJoint Committee on Higher Surgical Training (JCHST)Kings FundLeeds University National Office for Summative Assessment of GPs (NOSA) Royal College of AnaesthetistsRoyal College of General PractitionersRoyal College of Obstetricians & GynaecologistsRoyal College of OphthalmologistsRoyal College of Paediatrics and Child HealthRoyal College of PathologistsRoyal College of Physicians (Yorkshire Regional Office) Royal College of Physicians & Surgeons of GlasgowRoyal College of Physicians of EdinburghRoyal College of Physicians of LondonRoyal College of PsychiatristsRoyal College of RadiologistsRoyal College of Surgeons of EdinburghRoyal College of Surgeons of England
British Medical JournalBMJ CareersHealth Service JournalHospital DoctorLancetPostgraduate Medical JournalInstitute for Healthcare ImprovementFree medical journals
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