Visiting Professional Programme – Acute and General Medicine

The Guy’s and St Thomas’ NHS Foundation Trust Acute and General Medicine Visiting Professional Programme is designed to provide international visiting professionals with the opportunity to experience and learn from our highly acclaimed emergency and acute medicine services. The programme offers exclusive insight into multiple services including toxicology, hypertension, urgent care, A&E, respiratory medicine, ageing and health services and stroke.

Our Visiting Professional Programme is a unique development experience that allows visitors to work and observe alongside our leading A&E, Urgent Care and acute medicine departments. We are dedicated to broadening international professionals’ clinical expertise and enabling them to learn new skills that can be transferred back to their work place.

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Programme aims

The programme is aimed at those who wish to extend their clinical expertise in acute and general medicine within Guy’s and St Thomas’ Hospital.

The aims of the programme include:

  • The opportunity to have direct experience and exposure to clinics and ward rounds at an outstanding A&E department as well as general and acute medicine departments
  • Participation in multidisciplinary team meetings
  • The opportunity to develop networks and close links for future close working relations through peer mentorship throughout the programme from a named mentor
  • The opportunity to complete specialty projects, audits and research with a view to submission for peer review

Individual weekly timetables will be created depending on each visiting professional’s requirements.

A Certificate of Attendance will be awarded to visitors upon the end of their programme.

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