Our Doctors

Undergraduate Education

Phase 1

Phase 1

Early clinical experience that considers all disciplines in the context of a patient’s presentations.
Phase 2

Phase 2

Focusing on evolving clinical learning through apprenticeship in the form of hospital placements.
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Training Programmes

Foundation Programme

Foundation Programme

This is a two-year training programme for newly qualified doctors and is necessary to practise as a doctor in the UK.
Internal Medicine

Internal Medicine Training

IMT is a three year programme which includes experience in intensive care medicine, geriatric medicine and outpatients.
General Practice

General Practice

General practice / family medicine is defined as the medical specialty that manages common illnesses.
Core Surgical Training

Core Surgical Training

Core Surgical Training follows the ISCP curriculum which includes generic skills applicable to all surgeons.

Team & Resources

Clinical Skills Unit

Facilities

Each centre has a variety of rooms and lecture theatres available for booking.

Courses

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Attend a course or a conference to continue your learning within your field
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Other resources such as E-Learning and Publications to continue your learning within your field
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Take a look at our tailored videos to continue your learning within your field
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Find all of your favourite videos and resources in one place
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Phase 2

UHL welcome students in Years 3-5 on full time clinical ward placements.
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Training and Support for our Medical Students

Ward placements in UHL in Phase 2 provide the exciting opportunity to use the skills and information gained from prior learning in a clinical supervised hospital environment.

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Ward Apprenticeship training

Years 3 & 5 offer key apprenticeship training in Medicine and Surgery, culminating in shadowing of foundation doctors as part of the Foundation Assistantship Programme.
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Specialty training in Year 4

Year 4 offers training across wider specialties in UHL to include Child Health, Reproductive Health, Paediatrics and Cancer Care.
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Selected Student Modules

Phase 2 learning incorporates the opportunity for students to select components of choice in areas of interest.

Our Doctors

Trainees and Locally Employed Doctors work in a wide range of specialties from Foundation to Specialty level
UHL employs and supports over 800 senior doctors at Consultant, Specialty Grade or in Honorary positions

Training Programmes

Foundation Programme

Foundation Programme

The Foundation Programme (FP) curriculum underpins the training and professional development of newly graduated doctors.

Facilities

Libraries

Libraries

The service includes training, support and a Clinical Librarian service. 24 hour access to the libraries is available to all UHL staff.

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Contact Us

To get in touch please use the contact form and one of the team will get back to you.

Frequently Asked Questions

The UHL UG together with our team of Block Leads warmly welcome students into Phase 2. Block Inductions are held using a combination of virtual and Face to face teaching and our UG team will work with you to ensure you have the relevant information, offering an open door policy to help and assist at all times.
Each block is unique in its set up, timetabling and delivery but all follow a common theme in achieving aims and objectives in line with GMC guidelines. UHL Block Leads work closely with the Director of Medical Education UHL and Programme Directors at LMS to oversee and hone effective teaching delivery.
All third year students will receive a UHL user account including a UHL email address to enable access to specified read only programmes to aid and underpin the clinical experience.
All blocks in UHL in all year groups offer formative assessments – either written, clinical osce or both. This is excellent preparation for summative end of year assessments and helps students to evaluate their own learning.
UHL offers food outlets on all 3 sites including restaurants and coffee shops ; both UHL and UoL computers are available in libraries cross site and the hospital hopper offers free transport cross site. Maps are made available and Welcome information is sent out prior to every block.

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Early clinical experience that considers all disciplines in the context of a patient’s presentations.

Supporting University of Leicester Medical School end of year and final exams.

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Visit Education Hub

UHL employees can register for our interactive Education Hub. Use your UHL email address to sign up for notifications, latest education news and courses. Use the Hub to access teaching resources and discussion boards and share your own teaching material with colleagues across the trust. Use the teaching calendar to find out what’s happening across UHL and download this to your personal device.