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  • 11

    Final FRCA Viva Exam

    All day
    2018-06-11

    Date: Monday 11 June 2018

    Venue:   Institute of Transplantation, Freeman Hospital

    Under exam conditions, trainees will complete at least a full Clinical & Science VIVA by using recent exam questions supplied by post FRCA trainees.

    Clinical long case

    Clinical short cases

    Science vivas – anatomy, pharmacology, physics and physiology.

    There is an expectation is that after success at the Final FRCA, trainees return as Examiners at least twice by way of payback.

    Course Directors:

    Dr Linda Waddilove, Consultant Anaesthetist, Freeman Hospital

    Dr Stephen Robb, Consultant Anaesthetist, Sunderland Royal Hospital

    For further information, please email:  Barbara Sladdin

  • 25

    MEPA - Managing Emergency Paediatric Anaesthesia

    All day
    2018-06-25

    MEPA is a national course for Specialty Trainees in Anaesthesia, teaching management strategies for paediatric anaesthetic emergencies. MEPA is recognised by the Royal College of Anaesthetists and the Association of Paediatric Anaesthetists.

    A one-day, small group simulation course, offering both practical and theoretical training using simulation. Provision is made for detailed scenario feedback and discussion in a supportive and constructive manner.

    This regional course is held throughout the year, at the Newcastle Hospitals Trust Simulation Centre based at the Freeman Hospital.

    Course date – Monday 25 June 2018

    Further Information:

Managing Emergencies in Paediatric Anaesthesia

MEPA Mission Statement
MEPA aims to give all anaesthetic trainees in the UK the opportunity to develop management strategies for emergencies in paediatric anaesthesia using high fidelity simulation.

 

Overview

MEPA is a national course for Specialty Trainees in Anaesthesia, teaching management strategies for paediatric anaesthetic emergencies. MEPA is recognised by the Royal College of Anaesthetists and the Association of Paediatric Anaesthetists.

A one-day, small group simulation course, offering both practical and theoretical training using simulation.      Provision is made for detailed scenario feedback and discussion in a supportive and constructive manner.

This regional course is held throughout the year, at the Newcastle Hospitals Trust Simulation Centre based at the Freeman Hospital.

Course Directors:

Dr C Campbell, Consultant Paediatric Anaesthetist, Royal Victoria Infirmary

Dr L Daniels, Consultant Paediatric Anaesthetist, Royal Victoria Infirmary

Dr N Ireland, Consultant Paediatric Anaesthetist, Royal Victoria Infirmary

 

Website: http://mepa.org.uk/MEPA/Home.html

 

Course dates 2017

Monday 06 March 2017
Thursday 14 September 2017
Tuesday 21 November 2017

 

For further information please email: Email