Courses and Events

PGME offers a range of inter-professional programmes that are intended to support the professional development needs of all medical, non-medical and administrative staff.

We are now delivering some of our courses virtually. Please see below for further details.

Applications Masterclass

Wednesday 18th January 2023

The aim of this ½ day course is to support those within the organisation with soft skills, hints, and tips to applying for new roles.  The course will be free of charge for GOSH Internal Staff only, we plan to pilot this with band 2-5 delegates. This is part of a GLA initiative not only to support and develop staff from within the organisation but also to maintain the retention of our staff as we recognise the need for people to develop within their teams and roles.

Paediatric Critical Care Course - Neonatal

Monday 30th January 2023

Neonatal Intensive Care will take place on the following dates: 30th and 31st January, 1st, 2nd and 3rd February 2023. All dates must be attended.

30th January - 3rd February 2023 - Face to Face

These modules are relevant for GRID, SPIN and all multi-professional colleagues with an interest or career aspirations in neonatal intensive care.

Advances in Paediatric Dialysis

Thursday 2nd February 2023

This 2-day virtual conference is aimed at doctors and nurses working with children on dialysis. This conference forms part of the core curriculum for training in Paediatric Dialysis as outlined by IPNA, ESPN and ERKNet.

From the basic principles of PD and HD to state-of-the-art lectures, this is your opportunity to hear experts discuss the care of children on dialysis. Also, CKD-MBD treatment and the nutritional management of children with CKD and on dialysis will be discussed.

MRCPCH Tips and Skills

Friday 3rd February 2023

In order to better prepare candidates for the new virtual exam format, we have designed a two part virtual classroom based  Tips and Skills Session

GOSH Mock Examinations

Saturday 4th February 2023

Based on the MRCPCH clinical examination - experience mock exam conditions and gain valuable feedback on the following:

Communication skills

History taking

Clinical examination

Child developmental assessment

Time management

In preparation for this mock exam, we will be hosting an Exam Tips & Skills Session prior to the mock, where you will be given guidance and information on how the mock examination runs.

GOSH Long Term Ventilation Course

Thursday 23rd and Friday 24th February 2023

23 February 2023 - Online
24 February 2023 - Holiday Inn Bloomsbury (Face to face Workshops)

A comprehensive 2-day course focusing on the care of children requiring Long term invasive or non-invasive ventilation

Target Audience – General/Respiratory paediatric trainees, Paediatricians , Nurses, Allied Health Care professionals and carers

GOSH Difficult Airway Course

Monday 27th February 2023

The GOSH Paediatric Difficult Airway Course is aimed for anaesthetic consultants and trainees that wish to develop, improve and update their skills on the management of children with difficult airway. The focus of the day is to give you hands on experience and to share our expertise. Airway specialist consultant paediatric anaesthetists will present short lectures before you have the opportunity to practice with difficult airway devices and techniques. The management of real paediatric difficult airway cases will be discussed in small groups giving everyone a chance to share experiences.