Academic foundation programme
by Dr Shivali Fulchand @shivalifulchand Last week, in the first issue of ‘The Doctor’, a magazine for doctors started by the BMA, Keith Cooper discussed bullying among NHS doctors. The article highlighted that doctors at all levels of training, even at consultant level, can face harassment and bullying. This has long been accepted […]
Should organisations such as CCGs collaborate with medical schools to establish strong paid and unpaid research networks?
My journey to becoming a doctor was what you might call “the scenic route”. Medical school was my second degree and, while this has many advantages, it also came with some draw backs, mainly financial. Here’s my experience of when you want to do research but need to pay for your degree. There are […]
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One of my professors was sceptical when I told her I had been accepted onto the Leadership and Management Academic Foundation Programme. “Why are they telling you you’re leaders when you haven’t even started work yet?” My instinct is that her scathing put down was unfair, but it got me thinking about […]