Safety and Qualtiy Reminder of Best Practice Guidance

Prescribing and Dispensing High Risk Drugs e.g. immunosuppressants such as tacrolimus

SQR-SAI-2015-009 – Prescribing And Dispensing High Risk Drugs Eg Immunos ..

Further serious adverse incidents involving dispensing of tarolimus and other immunosuppressants

ICPL-2018-031 – Further SAIs Involving Dispensing Of Tacrolimus & Other ..

Doctors ordering investigations have responsibility to follow up results.

SQR-SAI-2018-037 – […]

Trainer success at the Education Excellence Day

The annual Education Excellence day was held in La Mon Hotel on Friday 22nd June. An inspirational Keynote address was delivered by Sir Nigel Hamilton (former Head of NI Civil Service) entitled “The further Shore is Reachable”.

Northern Ireland’s extremely high calibre trainees received awards in a variety of categories, recognising many national and international […]

2018-19 Dental CE Courses are now open for booking

2018-19 Dental CE Courses are now open for booking, please visit the Intrepid course manager for further information.


The Doctors for the NHS 70th Anniversary Essay Prize

“Our profession in today’s NHS” Open to all doctors in training From its conception seventy years ago, the NHS has experienced tensions between the medical profession, the government of the day and the civil servants that administer it. At various times there have been concerns that professional standards may be compromised because of political or […]

Dental DCT1 and DCT2 Recruitment

Dental DCT1 and DCT2 Recruitment

Open Friday 27 July, closing Friday 10 August

Applications should be made through the Oriel system


Trainee Research Day 2018

Trainee Research Day Friday 2nd November 2018.

Third Annual Trainee Welcome Evening

The Northern Ireland Medical and Dental Training Agency are hosting their on Tuesday 7 August 2018 from 6:00pm to 8:30pm in Riddel Hall, Belfast.

The Welcome Event is aimed at all specialty trainees who have recently joined training in Northern Ireland.

The evening will give these trainees the opportunity to meet with NIMDTA Educators and […]

STEPWest programme

Are you a specialty trainee coming to join Western Trust or Foundation trainee in Western Trust from august 2018? Here is an opportunity that you will be of interest.

Foundation Regional Induction

Foundation Regional Induction at Lagan Valley Island, Lisburn Thursday 26 July 2018 Registration: 8:00am – 8:30am

The Northern Ireland Foundation Team look forward to welcoming you to the Foundation Regional Induction Event next week. Directions to Lagan Valley Island in Lisburn which has approximately 300 car parking spaces or you can find […]

Alert Letters from HSCB/PHA

Subject: NICE Clinical Guideline NG95 – Lyme disease

NICE Clinical Guideline NG95 – Lyme disease

Subject: NICE Clinical Guideline NG89 – Venous thromboembolism in over 16s: reducing the risk of hospital-acquired deep vein thrombosis orpulmonary embolism (updates & replaces CG92)

NICE Clinical Guideline NG89 Venous thromboembolism in over 16s