Education News

Enter The BMJ Awards 2015

Monday, 03 November 2014 11:08

Now in their 7th year The BMJ Awards, in association with MDDUS, recognises and celebrates the inspirational work being carried out by UK doctors and their teams.

Introducing a range of new categories that reflect healthcare in the UK, these awards are an opportunity to shine the spotlight on medical excellence.

For a chance to become a winner of these coveted awards, please share with The BMJ the great work you are carrying out to improve healthcare and make a difference to the lives of patients.

The BMJ Awards are now opens for entries at

2015 Categories

  • Clinical Leadership Team Mental Health Team
  • Dementia Team Palliative Care Team
  • Diabetes Team Patient Safety Team
  • Gastroenterology Team Primary Care Team
  • Imaging Team UK Research Paper
  • Innovation Team Women's Health Team
  • Lifetime Achievement

Enter now

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BSG Endolive 2015

12th & 13th March

The UK now delivers some of the highest quality endoscopy, endoscopy training and research in the world. On March 12 and 13, 2015 we will be hosting Endolive UK at the International Conference Centre in Birmingham. This live endoscopy event will brings together the best of UK endoscopy and will deliver a mixture of live case demonstrations and state of the art talks. Live endoscopy will come from London, Nottingham, Cardiff and Glasgow. Faculty will include the UK's leading endoscopists supported by leading international experts such as Doug Rex, Paul Fockens and Peter Siersema. The focus of the meeting will be on improving endoscopy practice and quality. We would encourage you to join us in this exciting new BSG venture showcasing the best of UK endoscopy. Please save the date.

Highlights include:

  • State of the art interactive scientific programme running over the course of two days.
  • Live endoscopy procedures (via video link) from key location(s) within the UK.
  • Meet the Experts sessions.
  • World-class invited speakers.
  • Nurse targeted sessions.
  • Reduced registration rates for nurses and trainees.

Location: Birmingham
Venue: ICC
Country: United Kingdom
Organizer: MCI UK
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Young Investigators Meeting

Wednesday, 01 October 2014 13:05

April 17-19, 2015
House of European Gastroenterology
Vienna, Austria

This course specialises on the fields of research, statistics and the writing of papers and intense and lively lectures and discussions are combined with interactive training sessions. Presentations by participants provide the ideal environment to share ideas and personal experiences.

Application is open until January 18, 2015

Dame Sheila Sherlock Travelling Fellowships in Hepatology

Wednesday, 20 August 2014 12:12

Applications are invited from consultants and specialty registrars for Dame Sheila Sherlock hepatology fellowships. The fellowships have been offered by Dr Geraint James in memory of his wife, Dame Sheila Sherlock.

Their purpose is to offer the opportunity to learn new techniques and acquire new experiences, ideas and stimulation by travel and exchange of ideas. Two travelling fellowships are available covering a period of one month each and will be offered to one consultant and one specialist registrar. Each fellowship will be for a maximum of £2,000, with the recipients being responsible for funding any additional costs.

Closing date for applications is 16 January 2015.

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