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PEdSIG @ RCPCH 2019

Miss the joint PEdSIG and YPHSIG session at RCPCH 2019? Catch up with this brief summary!

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10 top tips for running a workshop

With the RCPCH conference fast approaching here are some top tips on how to run a successful workshop. See link below… Thanks to @HannahCJacob and @Leylsturk for compiling!

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ASME intercalation prize, excellence in medical education award and directorship advertisement

See info below from ASME on the following: -ASME intercalation prize -ASME 12 month directorship -ASME/GMC excellent medical education awards (up to £5,000) closing date 18th June

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Save the date…PEdSIG Winter meeting 29th Nov 2019

Save the date … the PEdSIG Winter Meeting will take place on 29th November 2019. Further info to follow!

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10 top tips for designing a poster

10 top tips for designing a poster. Click link to access…

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PEdSIG & YPHSIG joint session at RCPCH conference

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Advert: Paediatric Teaching Fellow – Whittington Health

Are you interested in a one year, well established Paediatric Teaching Fellow postition working with PEdSIG’s very own Professor Caroline Fertleman? Look no further! https://www.jobs.nhs.uk/showvac/1/2/915380369

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PEdSIG Winter Meeting 2018 – Updated Programme

Less than three weeks to go until our winter meeting!   Here’s the link for booking: https://tinyurl.com/PEDSIG18   and below is the updated programme.   Hope to see you there!   The PEdSIG committee

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10 Steps to writing a good quality SBA question

What is a Single Best Answer (SBA) question? Clinical scenario (stem), a single line stating the question itself (the lead in) and a list of 5 options (one correct answer and four distractors). 10 Steps to writing a good quality

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PEdSIG Winter Meeting 2018 – book your tickets now!

PEdSIG’s annual Winter Meeting is back on the 29th of November with the exciting theme: Developing the Paediatric Educator. Join us for a day of educational masterclasses, debates, discussions and of course the pick of this year’s abstract submissions! See

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PEdSIG Question Writing Workshop – Sign up now!

We are proud to invite you to an exciting question writing workshop, which we are holding on the 28th November at the Whittington Hospital, London. This event will involve attendees preparing and perfecting medical school finals-level exam questions on child health subjects for the Medical Schools

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2019 RCPCH conference – Abstracts open for PEdSIG section!

It’s that time of year again – thoughts start slowly yet irresistibly turning to the next RCPCH conference! For 2019 PEdSIG are delighted to be teaming up with the Young People’s Health Special Interest Group for a dynamic session at

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PEdSIG Winter Meeting 2018 – Save the Date!

PEdSIG’s annual Winter Meeting is back on the 29th November and your presence is requested to join a day of educational masterclasses, educational debate and discussion and of course the pick of this year’s abstract submissions. Book your study leave

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Whittington Health & UCL Teaching Fellowship

Are you looking for a Teaching Fellowship in Paediatrics and Child Health? Whittington Health NHS and UCL are advertising a 70% WTE post to start in 2018. Full details are available at https://www.jobs.nhs.uk/xi/vacancy/821f05afd572685b4a1773a5c0dcb8a6/?vac_ref=914911463 Good luck!

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PEdSIG Winter Meeting 2017 Programme

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Applications for the Tizard Research Bursary are open until 3rd November 2017!

Are you a paediatric trainee or a new paediatric consultant? The British Paediatric Surveillance Unit (BPSU) is once again inviting applications for the Tizard Research Bursary. Successful applicants will receive a free slot on the BPSU’s rare disease surveillance scheme

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PEdSIG Winter Meeting 13th December 2017 in Leeds

Call for abstracts PEDSIG Winter meeting 2017 Final

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RCPCH Examinations Executive Committee – Trainee examiner opportunity.

When you sat your theory exams, did any of the questions make you angry or confused? Did you think, “I could do this so much better!” Well here is your chance. http://www.rcpch.ac.uk/system/files/protected/opportunity/201701%20Exams%20Exec%20Ctte%20-%20Theory%20Board%20Examiner%20(Trainee).pdf The RCPCH Examinations Executive Committee are looking for

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PEdSIG Winter Meeting 2016: 29th November, Hughes Hall, Cambridge

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