We have approximately 80 Staff Grades, Associate Specialists and Specialty Doctors (SAS Doctors) employed by Royal Cornwall Hospitals Trust (RCHT) and Community Hospitals throughout Cornwall.
Support & Educational Development for SAS Doctors
Your SAS Tutor, Dr Vanessa Wright, is responsible for ensuring that all SAS doctors have equal access to advice, support and educational development. You are entitled to two yearly interviews with your SAS Tutor and appraisals to review professional profiles, and highlight areas for development. To ensure that you keep your SAS interviews up to date, please contact Sarah Lampshire to arrange appointments.
A SAS Specialty Lead has been nominated for each Specialty to facilitate communication between you and your SAS Tutor. They will represent your interests and present any feedback at quarterly educational meetings.
SAS Study Days
Regular educational Study Days are held at the Postgraduate Education Centre Royal Cornwall Hospital.
How to book
To book a place on a Study Day at the Postgraduate Centre, please complete an SAS & Trust Grade Study Day Form and return it to firstname.lastname@example.org
For further information contact Sarah Lampshire or call 01872 252605.
Limited places are also available to SAS Doctors on the Professional Generic Skills Programme for Doctors in Training. This is a joint venture by the Health Education South West and the Peninsula Medical School comprising 6 training days over 12 months.
Dr Vanessa Wright, Consultant, Women’s Health
SAS Administrator – Postgraduate Medical Education
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