We are responsible for the education of all the training grade doctors employed by Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust and for the training of those medical students who are on attachment from the University Medical Schools of Southampton, and King's College London. We also contribute to the continuing professional education of local general medical and general dental practitioners.
Medical Education Team
Director of Medical Education (DME) - Dr Claire Page, Consultant Elderly Care - responsible for the education and welfare of all training grade doctors in Salisbury District Hospital
Foundation Programme Director (FPD) -Dr Adam Hughes, Consultant Emergency Medicine - responsible for the education and welfare of Foundation Year 1 and Year 2 doctors
Undergraduate Tutor - Dr Kush Duggal, Consultant Anaesthetist - responsible for the education and welfare of all medical students in Salisbury District Hospital
GPVTS Programme Director - Dr Martin Essigman, General Practitioner - responsible for the education and welfare of GP Vocational Training grade doctors
Dental Tutor - Dr Paul Woodhouse, Dental Practitioner - responsible for the continuing dental education of all GDPs in the area
GP Tutor - Ellen Neale, Mid-Wessex GP Education Team - responsible for the continuing medical education of GPs in the area
Administrative Staff - Level 5, Education Centre SDH South
Education Centre Manager - Yvonne Donovan (ext 4404)
GPVTS & Medical Student Administrator - Sarah Shales (ext 4489)
PA to Director of Medical Education & Study Leave Coordinator - Jacqueline Cooper (ext 4492)
Course Organiser - Lyn Ludiman (ext 4019)
Mon - Fri 9 - 5pm
HR Manager- Medical - Lahra Fox ext (4784)
HR Administrative Assistant - Medical (ext 4346)
Foundation Programme (2016/2017)
21 F1 & 22 F2s
F1 Rotations starting August 2016
F2 Rotations starting August 2016
Teaching Programmes/Educational Sessions
F1 – Weekly core teaching programme with protected time for skills, knowledge and development. Foundation Year 1 Teaching is every Wed 13:00 -14:00 hrs, with two afternoon sessions from 1300 to 1700 each four month block. Clinical Teams will be made aware of this; trainees will not be expected to return to work afterwards if on a normal working day. The teaching sessions are mandatory.
All F1 doctors are given the opportunity to get involved in Health Improvement projects which have led to national and international recognition for some trainees.
Health Improvement Project
F2 – Weekly protected core teaching programme. Hospital at Night training (HANT), ALS, SAMP (Salisbury Acute Management & Procedure) courses. Regular Educational supervision. Foundation Year 2 Teaching is every Tue 13:00 -14:00 hrs, with two afternoon sessions from 13:00 to 17:00 each four month block. Clinical Teams will be made aware of this; trainees will not be expected to return to work afterwards if on a normal working day. The teaching sessions are mandatory.
F1/F2 - Additional directorate educational meetings. Regular Trust wide clinical governance sessions.
Hospital Round (Last Friday of the month 12:30-13:30) – departmental presentations on topics of interest. All multi-professional staff are welcome.
Education Centre facilities include the Health Care Library, Clinical Skills Room equipped with SimMan/SimBaby, Lecture Theatre, IT/Internet access.
For Accommodation enquires please contact the Accomodation Office on Ext 2015
The Doctors' Mess is equipped with pool and table tennis, Sky TV, papers and free food. There are regular social events - BBQs, curry nights, wake boarding, weekly hockey and football. Annual Christmas and Summer Balls.
Please click below for links to:
Salisbury Medical Society
Guidance for Junior Doctors at Salisbury NHS Foundation Trust working beyond their contracted hours
Study Leave Guidelines for Junior Doctors