Training Programme Director for Core Medical Training: Dr Tim Howell (Based at Plymouth Hospital)
Head of School of Medicine: Dr Helen Waters
Associate Dean for Medicine: Dr Hiu Lam
Education programme manager: Naomi Mallinson
Education programme coordinator: Kayleigh Merry
Core Medical Training College Tutors
Dr Katherine Mellor (Torbay Hospital)
Dr Dushen Tharmaratnam (Barnstaple Hospital)
Dr Hugh Bakere (Exeter Hospital)
Dr Palanichamy Chellamuthu (Cornwall Hospital)
Dr John Corcoran & Dr Bhuvaneswari Kathiresan (Plymouth Hospital)
Core Medical Training - in A Trust
Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trusts' CMT trainees have produced a document a about training in CMT at the Trust
Introduction to Core Medical Training
Core Medical Training rotations are all based in a single NHS Trust and you will stay in that same trust for the whole 2 years. The posts in these rotations are all appropriate to training in acute and general medicine together with some opportunities to gain experience in some of the specialties.
All involve a total of 6 x 4 month attachments Core Medical Training (CMT) occupies the Specialty Training years 1&2 (CT1-2) and aims to take trainees who have completed the Foundation Program (or have equivalent experience and qualifications) and train them in acute medicine and the medical specialties to reach level 1 competence.
CMT Regional Training Days 2019 / 2020
The core medical training program holds several regional training days throughout the region, trainees are expected to attend at least two of these per training year. you will receive an email prior to the event inviting you to book your self a place on the event so you can attend. You will need to book study leave for these training days and it is recommended you book well in advance to ensure the time off.
5th November 2019 - Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital
3rd March 2020 - North Devon Hospital, Barnstaple
Peninsula based PACES Courses 2020