Training News

Communications masterclass for women in STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics)

Monday, 18 August 2014 15:45

Women working in STEM are invited to attend a masterclass from Screenhouse on communications and public speaking. Led by Dr. Maggie Aderin-Pocock, the new presenter of BBC’s Sky at Night, the workshop aims to equip women in STEM with the skills they need to raise their profiles, gain recognition, engage with industry and become role models to others.

The next workshop is at Murray Edwards College, Cambridge on Saturday 27 September 2014 (9.30am-5pm). To find out more and to book a place, contact This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it .

Train the Trainers Workshop: Taipei, Taiwan

Wednesday, 11 June 2014 13:31

Workshop Dates: Monday - Thursday, 13-16 April 2015

BSG members are invited to apply for the above workshop.  Attendance must be wholly financed by the travelling BSG member or his/her NHS Trust.

Developed by WGO in 2001, this workshop concentrates on expanding the educational skills of educators in the fields of gastroenterology, hepatology, endoscopy, and GI surgery, who are responsible for teaching, through the use of current educational techniques and philosophies. It brings together faculty and participants from across the globe in an intensive and interactive workshop, characterized by numerous hands-on sessions with ample opportunity for discussion. An ability to communicate proficiently in English is an essential component within the breakout sessions as well as contributes to the overall success of the workshop.


Deadline for applications: Monday 4th August 2014

If you are interested in attending this workshop please send a formal letter of application and a CV to Howard Ellison at the BSG Office: This e-mail address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it