Successfully Apply to the Academic Foundation Programme

Academic Foundation Programme, 2014 Entry
Sunday 6th July 2013 at Coin Street Conference Centre
108 Stamford Street, London SE1 9NH

 

 

 

 

 

Agenda

8.45 am Registration  
9.00 am Welcome and Introduction Dr Meena Arunakirinathan
     
  1. An Overview of FPAS and Applications  
9.15 - 9.40 am The Academic Landscape / Maximise Your Chances Dr Bhavesh Patel
9.40 - 10.15 am Developing your portfolio; Building and presenting your CV Dr Meena Arunakirinathan
10.15 - 10.45 am Situational Judgment Tests Dr Adam Hexter
10.45- 11.00 Questions  
     
  2. Differentiating Yourself  
11.20 - 11.40 am White Space Questions Dr Yu Jeat Chong
11.40 - 12.00 noon Clinical Governance Dr Samira Green
12.00 - 12.40 pm Clinical Emergencies Mr Jack Brownrigg
     
  3. Key Skills and Healthcare Policy  
1.45 - 2.10 pm Critical Appraisal Dr Sunayna Best
2.10 - 2.30 pm Key Papers in Medicine and Surgery Dr Amar Shah
2.30 - 2.45 pm NHS Reform and Topical Professional Issues Dr Richard Pinder
     
  4. Interview Preparation & Simulation  
2.45 - 4.45 pm Mock Interviews (Group Work) All Faculty
4.45 pm Conclusions and Questions Dr Meena Arunakirinathan