West Midlands Training School

West Midlands Training School

West MIds - MAy 2019

Website: https://sites.google.com/view/wmhistopathology
Training School Lead:

Dr Nabeel Salmons

The Ken Scott Cellular Pathology Laboratory, Royal Wolverhampton Hospital, Wednesfield Road, Wolverhampton, WV10 0QP

Email: nsalmons@nhs.net

Tel: 01902 307999 Ext:5288

Training School Deputy:

Prof David Snead

Department of Cellular Pathology, University Hospital Coventry

Email: david.snead@uhcw.nhs.uk

Administrator: N/A
Contact person(s) for arranging Cellular Pathology taster sessions:

Birmingham & Black Country:

Dr N Salmons (Royal Wolverhampton Hospital) – Email: nsalmons@nhs.net

Tel: 01902 307999

Coventry: Dr  Paul Matthews – Email: paul.matthews@uhcw.nhs.uk

Stoke: Dr Jane Walker – Email:Jane.Walker@uhnm.nhs.uk, Tel: 01782 674290

No. of trainees per school / deanery:

ST1’s: 6

ST2-5-30

ST1 Rotations;

No rotations during ST1 year:

2 posted at Stoke

2 posted at Wolverhampton (BCPS)

2 posted at Coventry

Training Programme for ST1s:

National block teaching week in Bristol during September,

2nd block teaching week in Birmingham (November/December),

3rd block teaching week in Cambridge (January)

Local teaching within departments, and access to lecturio.com and new Virtual reality training package in development for basic cut up.

ST2-5 Rotations:

North rotation: Wolverhampton, Stoke, Shrewsbury,

Walsall and Birmingham City hospital rotations will be placed at BCPS (Wolverhampton) from 2020

East rotation: Coventry, Warwick, Birmingham Heartlands and also includes ones post at Wolverhampton (BCPS)

Trainees will be allocated to “Northern and Eastern” rotations during ST1 year with most achieving first preference. All trainees (North and East) will have similar placement periods in Birmingham hospitals for specialist attachments during ST2-3

For further information:https://sites.google.com/view/wmhistopathology

Cluster for your school:

Central cluster – West Midlands, East Midlands, East of England

Health Education England (Deanery):

Programme Administrator : Catherine English

Health Education England working across the West Midlands

St Chads Court | 213 Hagley Road | Edgbaston | Birmingham | B16 9RG

Tel:  0121 695 2494

Email:  catherine.english@hee.nhs.uk

Website: www.westmidlandsdeanery.nhs.uk

Head of School or TPD’s:

Dr Kanwal Sikand
Dept of Histopathology -Birmingham Heartlands Hospital

Bordesley Green East
Birmingham
B9 5SS

Tel: 0121 4240121

Email: kanwal.sikand@nhs.net