Severn Postgraduate Medical Education lead on Renal Medicine for the South West
Dr Karen Anderson - Training Programme Director
Louise Peckham - Education Programme manager
Joanne pickstone - Education programme Manager
JRCPTB - Renal Medicine and Assessment Page
The trainee's e-portfolio provides the evidence of progress through the specialty. It is the trainees responsibility to ensure that the documentary evidence is completed by the specified submission date. Trainees are advised to meet with their Educational Supervisor well in advance of the submission date. Trainees should note that any assessments completed two weeks after the submission date will not be counted towards their annual ARCP.
The Joint Royal College of Physicians Training Board (JRCPTB) have developed a Renal Medicine curriculum and assessment page which includes an ARCP Decision Aid, trainees are advised to review these pages to understand what is they must ensure is completed prior to the ARCP taking place. The JRCPTB have created Pre-ARCP check list for trainees to review with your educational supervisor prior to the ARCP for additional information and support.
Penultimate Year Assessment (PYA)
Trainees undertaking a PYA in this year will be notified by Peninsula Postgraduate Medical Education that this will be occurring. In addition to the ARCP Specialty pages there is a Generic PYA Page which trainees should read and follow the instructions to ensure a successful PYA.