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This information was provided by:

Anonymous trainee

1. Who is the training programme director?

Professor Tim Briggs

2. Please list all of the hospitals in your deanery.

Barnet Hospital

Basildon University Hospital

Broomfield Hospital, Chelmsford

Great Ormond Street Hospital, London

King George Hospital, Ilford

Lister Hospital, Stevenage

New QEII Hospital, Welwyn Garden City

North Middlesex University Hospital

Northwick Park Hospital, Harrow

Queen's Hospital, Romford

Royal Free Hospital, London

Royal National Orthopaedic Hospital, London

Southend University Hospital

The Princess Alexandra Hospital, Harlow

The Royal London Hospital

Watford General Hospital

Whipps Cross University Hospital, London

Whittington Hospital

3. Where do trainees generally live? 

 

“Trainees generally live around North London, with popular areas including Enfield and Barnet.”

4. How easy is it to commute to different sites, and is there car parking available?

 

 

5. How are rotations are allocated?

“Rotations are allocated at the end of each year, roughly 2 months before the placement. Under performing trainees get preferential choice to help deficient logbooks. Senior trainees don’t always get their first choice." 

 

6. Is there a trauma focussed ST3 year?

 

No

7. Does the deanery offer an ST3 bootcamp or equivalent induction?

 

No

 

8. Is there an arthroplasty focussed ST4 year?

No

 

9. Is there a post-exam dedicated teaching program (i.e. preparation for consultant)?

No

 

 

10. How often is deanery teaching?

 

Monthly

 

11. Where is deanery teaching held?

 

One central location

 

12. Is there an annual meeting?

 

Yes

13. Are there associated registrar presentations and prizes?

 

Yes

 

 

14. Is there an established research infrastructure for trainees?

 

 

 

15. What is the affiliated medical school?

 

University College London

16. What was the overall FRCS pass rate in your deanery in the last 3 years (including both parts and all attempts)?

 

90%

 

17. Can you name any FRCS Gold Medal Winners from your deanery?

 

James Bliss

 

 

18. Useful links:

http://stanmorerotation.co.uk/about/

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JOURNAL CLUB

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TRAINEE COLLABORATIVE

3.

CLINICAL TRIALS UNIT

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NIHR ACADEMIC CLINICAL FELLOWSHIP

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REGULAR RESEARCH MEETINGS

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