Performance Support for Doctors in Training

Performance Support for Doctors in Training

14 May 2020

Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow


  • Postponed

    This event has been postponed. A member of the team will be in contact shortly with further details.

    This half day course aimed at senior clinicians, responsible officers, clinical directors, medical directors and clinical leads, focuses on managing doctors in difficulty and difficult doctors.

    Through national updates, case studies and in depth interactive sessions, this course will support you to identify concerns early, diagnose the issues and ensure effective intervention and support doctors who are experiencing difficulty or demonstrating difficult behaviours.

    Aims & Objectives

    The course will introduce delegates to the management of trainees with difficulties. Specific guidance will be given in relation to the requirements of GMC, recognition and management of issues, and strategies to overcome commonly encountered barriers

    Learning Outcomes

    1. State the requirements of the GMC in identifying and managing trainees with difficulties.
    2. Identify those features which may indicate a trainee with difficulties.
    3. List possible barriers to effective intervention.
    4. Name the formal processes and procedures required when managing trainees with difficulties.

    Development Outcome B

    Suitable for:

    • Medical Consultants
    • Surgical Consultants
    • Dental Specialists / Consultants
    • Travel Healthcare Professionals
    • Advanced Podiatrists and Consultants
  • 14 May

    Registration, tea and coffee

    14 May

    Welcome and Introduction

    14 May

    Features and possible causes of trainee facing difficulty

    14 May

    Management of a trainee in difficulty

    14 May

    Refreshment break

    14 May

    Case studies

    14 May

    Giving difficult feedback - a practical guide

    14 May

  • Category Product Amount
    Member Registrations £75
    Non-Member Registrations £120
  • Royal College of Physicians and Surgeons of Glasgow

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Closing date: 13 March 2020


Joanna Robertson
+44 (0) 141 241 6 227

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