Private Yoga class for trainees

“As part of the Trainee Ambassador Well-being group we have organised a private Yoga class for trainees at Flow Yoga Studios, 52a Hill Street, Belfast, BT1 2LB.

The session is on Saturday 12th May from 12.30 to 13.30pm.

It is open to all trainees, whether you just fancy giving yoga a go or […]

The fourth cohort of ADEPT Fellows have been announced

NIMDTA is delighted to announce the appointment of the fourth cohort of ADEPT Fellows to start their clinical leadership programme on Wednesday 1 August 2018.


Eleven doctors in training from the Schools of Medicine, Obstetrics & Gynaecology, Paediatrics and Psychiatry will be undertaking a year out of their training programmes being placed in […]

BMJ Article that was written by ADEPT AlumNI

This paper describes the development of ADEPT, a pioneering project of collaboration in developing clinical leadership training in an apprenticeship model through 1 year out of programme for postgraduate medical trainees in Northern Ireland, involving Northern Ireland Medical and Dental Training Agency, the health and social care Leadership Centre and relevant host organisations.

(Grainne […]

Take part in the 2018 national training surveys

This year’s national surveys of doctors in training and trainers are now open. Your survey only takes 10-15 minutes to complete and closes at midday 2 May 2018. We’d really encourage you to take part and share your experiences and views on training. We and the GMC listen to what you say and act […]


The BMA Foundation for Medical Research awards grants and prizes to further medical research. This year, the Foundation will be awarding the BMA MEDFASH prize for improving the quality of HIV and/ or sexual healthcare.

The prize is open to any health or social care professional or organisation actively involved in the delivery of HIV […]

Irish Doctor’s Choir

For any singers or musicians out there looking to partake in some productive distraction from the daily grind, the Irish Doctor’s Choir are now accepting applications to join their April concert, with rehearsals & performance both taking place in the beautiful and relaxing An Grianán Centre, near Drogheda, Co. Louth on April 13th & 14th […]

Trainer Roadshows – Craigavon, Daisy Hill, Altnagelvin and Antrim

Trainer roadshows will take place on Tuesday 17th April, Wednesday 18th April , Tuesday 1st May and Tuesday 15th May 2018 . Please see below for further details:




Peer Mentoring Scheme

NIMDTA is running a Peer Mentoring scheme which is aimed at developing an informal supportive relationship between more junior trainees (mentees) and senior trainees (mentors). This scheme was developed to both support junior colleagues and to develop skills, such as listening, communication and solution based thinking, in more senior trainees.

Applications are open for senior […]

The RCSEd Northern Ireland President’s Forum 2018

You are invited to join the President of the Royal College of Surgeons of Edinburgh for the second RCSEd Northern Ireland President’s Forum on Thursday 25 January 2018 from 6pm – 9pm.

Please see below for further information:

RCSEd Northern Irelands Presidents Forum 2018 – Flyer RCSEd Northern Irelands Presidents Forum 2018 – Programme



BMA Research grants open for online application from 01 January 2018

The BMA Foundation for Medical Research awards research grants each year (totalling approximately £600,000) to encourage and further medical research in a variety of areas. Applications are invited from doctors and research scientists and can be for either research in progress or prospective research.

All BMA Foundation grants will be available to apply for online […]