Securing a cardiology speciality training programme in the UK: how did other people do it?
Medical School, Cardiff University, Cardiff, UK.
Medical Directorate, Singleton Hospital, Swansea, UK.
Medical School, Swansea University, Swansea, West Glamorgan, UK.
- Published Article
Postgraduate Medical Journal
- Publication Date
Oct 09, 2017
The secret to a successful cardiology training appointment is associated with completion of all postgraduate clinical exams, completion and presentation of quality improvement projects, national presentations and substantial teaching achievements. At least half of the successful candidates had no additional undergraduate or postgraduate degrees but had evidence of some prizes and publications. The ratio of successful female candidates is rising, but remains less than males in cardiology training.
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