Programme Directors Drs John Chan and Darshna Pandya.

All meetings are scheduled to take place in Seminar Rooms A/B at Croydon Postgraduate Medical Centre (PGMC), Croydon Hospital - 020 8401 3897.  (Subject to change)

The session will start at 1.30 pm for all ST3 Trainees and ST1/2 Trainees in GP/ITP posts.  At 2.00 pm ST1/2 Trainees in hospital posts will join the group and there will be a formal teaching session until 3.30 pm.  After tea break there will be group work or a Trainee led activity until 4.30 pm.  All Trainees are expected to remain until the session is closed by the Programme Directors.


Date Lecture Topic - 2-3.30pm Group Session Subject - 3.50-4.30pm
1st Aug Trust Induction for all new ST1 and any ST2 for whom this is the first CUH posts - 8.00am
8th Aug ST1 Induction with the Programme Directors - 2.00pm  
5th Sept

ST1 - ePortfolio - 2.00pm

ST2 - AKT - 2.00pm

12th Sept

ST3 - Welcome to your ST3 year with the Programme Directors

ST1/2 - Getting the best out of the VTS - Led by Lucy Boyles, Frances Germain, Lauren Cheers and Annabel Roberts.

19th Sept PLT  PLT
26th Sept

ST3 - Consultation Models

ST1/2  - Haematology with Dr Arne Dekereuk

Timetable Planning
3/4 Oct Cumberland Lodge  
10th Oct Alison Lawton, Croydon GP Collaborative, Topic TBC  Dr Androulla Kolatsis
17th Oct  Paediatrics for GP's with Sabitha Michael Dr  Anna Troyan - ENT
24th Oct  Old age Psychiatry with Dr Viola Fahmy  
31st Oct  Ophthalmology with Ms Pei Lin  Dr Paayal Malde - Menopause
7th Nov Benign Breast Disease/Breast Cancer with Ms Sarah Horn  Dr Matthew Bailey - 10 Minute CBT
14th Nov  MSK with Chirag Patel and Dr Sabitha Michael  MSK with Chirag Patel and Dr Sabitha Michael
21st Nov  GUM with Dr Ian Cormack  Dr Geoffrey Ibe - A brief look at Complementary & Alternative Meicine 

28th Nov PLT  PLT
5th Dec  Personality Disorders with Dr Nigel Pearson  Dr Hannah Harris
Christmas and New Year Break
9th Jan  Urology with Mr Philip Jackson  Dr Katherine Brockett
14th Jan CSA Evening TBC - ST3 only  
16th Jan  Arrhythmia and Heart Failure with Dr Sohaib Nazir  
23rd Jan

CSA Practice ST3 (Full day session)

2.00 pm ST1/2 - TBA

 CSA Practice ST3
30th Jan GP PLT GP PLT
6th Feb Alison Lawton, Croydon GP Collaborative - Topic TBC Dr Mari Andersson
13th Feb  Dr Rizwan Rajak - Inflamatory Joint Disease  Dr Emma Blake
20th Feb  No Session  No Session
27th Feb  Paediatric Development with Dr Ian Johnston  Dr Raisha Nurani
6th Mar    Timetable Planning
13th Mar  No Session  no Session
20th Mar   Dr  Aoife McLean
27th Mar  PLT PLT
24th Apr   Dr Puja Patel
1st May    Dr Sinduja Parabaran
8th May Alison Lawton, Croydon GP Collaborative - Topic TBC  Dr Neel Purmah
15th May    Dr Azhar Janmohammad
22nd May  Dermatology Study Day   Dermatology Study Day 
29th May   Dr Alison Ukrainec 
5th Jun   Dr Sophie Halliday
12th Jun    Dr Maheen Malik
19th Jun  PLT PLT
26th Jun   Dr Noman Mohammed