Continuing Professional Development (short course)
This course is no longer offered, but you browse our current list of professional and short courses here.
The AMETS (Acute Medicine Emergency Training Using Simulation) course is for senior Core Medical Trainees, ACCS Trainees and Specialty Trainees in Medical Specialities in the early years of training.
Develop your teamworking and leadership skills using realistic medical emergencies in a safe, non-judgmental environment using high-fidelity simulation equipment. Scenarios based around 'emergency presentations' in the Acute Internal Medicine (AIM) curriculum is included.
The course will prepare trainees for the role of ‘Registrar’ in dealing with acutely ill medical patients that they will encounter. You will not be expected to manage all medical emergencies independently - as in real life, help is always available!
The course aims to:
Course director: Dr Godwin Simon, Consultant Physician, Acute Medicine, Diabetes & Endocrinology
The Faculty of Medical Science, opened in 2014. Based on our riverside campus in Chelmsford and Young Street campus in Cambridge, we deliver innovative and clinically relevant teaching and research across three departments:
Thanks to our close relationships with the major clinical-care providers in the east of England, there are significant opportunities for collaboration and student placements across a variety of clinical sites.
We offer exciting opportunities for research and education in the allied health professions. We also translate science and epidemiology into health education and primary care, and deliver taught Master’s programmes to qualified medics. We have a flourishing community of PhD and MD(Res) students across all of our research fields.
Our advanced learning facilities include state-of-the-art clinical skills laboratories and simulation suites, which mirror real-life clinical situations. We also have a fantastic, modern library and a wide range of science labs and ICT suites.
Short course continuing professional development (12 weeks)
April 2018, September 2018, January 2019
Short course continuing professional development (1 day)
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