Career Development for Doctors: How to set and reach your goals, September 2017

Thursday 14th September

Audience: All grades

In this brand new, up to date and practical course our expert trainers will take you through the full cycle of career development, from assessing where you are now to how to review opportunities and make good decisions to practical applications such as CV workshops and interview practice. Whether you are just beginning your medical career or have an established portfolio and want to develop further or change direction the course will give you the opportunity to assess your own strengths, discuss with your peers and get some hands-on experience to prepare you for the next step in your career.

Key features:

  • Bespoke programme tailored to your career stage
  • Leave the day with a tangible output
  • Teaching will be in small groups of up to 25 people and will be tailored to the individual needs of those in the room
  • Hands-on interview practice
  • Dedicated question time with the experts
  • The opportunity to discuss key topics with your peers

Early Bird discount available until Wednesday, 2 August 2017 

Fee (Incl. of VAT)Early birdFull Fee

Prices are per delegate, per day. If you are having difficulty booking online, you can also register over the phone on 0207 111 1105 or by downloading a postal booking form and returning it to BMJ Contact Centre, 12th Floor, Southgate House, Wood Street, Cardiff, CF10 1GR.


BMA member: Doctor £149 £199
Doctor (standard) £249 £299
BMA Member: Trainee doctor £99 £149
Trainee doctor £149 £199
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Course Details

Date: Thursday 14th September

Start Time: 9.30am

End Time: 5.00pm

Audience: All grades

Location: BMA House, Tavistock Square, London, WC1H 9JR

Map of BMA House, Tavistock Square, London, WC1H 9JR

Course Benefits:

CPD certificate of attendance

Dedicated Q&A with the experts

Networking breaks

Access to expert speakers

CPD points available

Counts towards your Revalidation


09:30 - 10:00

Opening session:

- Importance of career management
- Enhancing your employability (self branding and promotion)
- Enhancing professionalism and presentation skills

 10:00 - 10:40

Self Assessment for Career Planning

Breakout 1

Breakout 2

Breakout 3

Breakout 4

10:40 - 11:00 Refreshment Break
11:00 - 13:00 Opportunity assessment, and preparing your CV/application form
13:00 - 14:00 Lunch
14:00 - 15:00 Interview preparation and practice
15:00 - 15:20 Refreshment Break
15:20 - 16:20

Breakout 1: Enhancing your professional profile - Teaching

Breakout 2: Enhancing your professional profile - Leadership

Breakout 3: Enhancing your professional profile - Innovation

Breakout 4: Enhancing your professional profile - Academic Research

16:20 - 17:00 Closing session

*This programme is subject to change.