You know that being a great doctor requires more than clinical competence.
Our training programmes will help you develop the communication, management and interpersonal skills essential for providing excellent patient care, along with expert training on ethics, specially tailored for individual specialties.
We understand it’s important to care for the caregivers and we are committed to supporting the wellbeing of our Trainees, every step of the way.
When you are accepted onto one of our training programmes, you can be sure your training is monitored and delivered to the highest standard possible.
In addition to providing quality-assured, curriculum-based training with some of Ireland’s leading specialists, we offer a wide range of benefits, services and support to all those who are accepted onto our training programmes.
We provide support and guidance on targets, procedures, courses, assessments and all matters relevant to your training.
We conduct our affairs transparently and impartially in the best interests of education and training standards.
We protect the best interests of Trainees in our dealings with the Government and other stakeholders.
Benefits and services that we are pleased to offer Trainees include:
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Our training programmes are accredited by the Medical Council of Ireland and can lead to great careers in 25 specialties:
|Internal Medicine, including||Cardiology
Clinical Pharmacology and Therapeutics
Endocrinology and Diabetes Mellitus
|Obstetrics and Gynaecology|
|Public Health Medicine|
Although we have six separate training bodies on site, we operate as a single organisation and are committed to delivering postgraduate specialist training to over 1,200 doctors in 25 specialties.
Training takes place in structured rotations on hospital sites across Ireland, and is supported by our experienced network of local trainers, Programme Directors and National Specialty Directors.
We work closely with the Medical Education and Training Unit in the Health Service Executive (HSE) to ensure that your training is delivered to the highest standards on hospital sites.
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Taimse is the Team Lead for training on the International Clinical Fellowship Programme and the Joint Residency Training Programme. She manages all matters related to the International Training Programmes, post-recruitment.