The National Rural Conference 2024

The Rural Services Network (RSN) is thrilled to announce the National Rural Conference 2024, taking place from 16th to 19th September. This virtual event, accessible via Zoom, is the premier gathering for senior officers, members, policymakers, and rural service professionals.
Further information and booking details can be found here

Urgent and Rural Medicine

Upskill and strengthen your medical team with our range of postgraduate and professional courses

The School of Medicine and its National Centre for Remote and Rural Medicine, offer programmes to upskill and strengthen the medical team. Most courses are taught predominantly online or with some on campus teaching, allowing emergency doctors, rural practitioners and healthcare professionals to study alongside their current role.

Please share with your colleagues who may be interested in developing knowledge and skills in the following areas:

Urgent Care (CPD short course/PGCert/PGDip/MSc)

The short course, Urgent Medical Care Certificate, gives a firm grounding in the area of urgent medical care and the latest treatment options. It is an ideal introduction to our MSc programme.
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Rural Medicine (PGCert/PGDip/MSc)

Offering GPs and other healthcare professionals the confidence and skills to provide the best care in a rural setting, irrespective of the distances involved.
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Disaster Medicine (PGCert/PGDip/MSc)

Gain the skills to deal with every stage of healthcare delivery in a disaster, from advance planning and immediate response to healthcare in the medium-to-long-term.?
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Digital Health (PGCert/PGDip/MSc)

This online course will enable you to capitalise on digital health technologies to deliver community healthcare in a way that minimises risk while maximising access.
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Mountain Medicine (PGDip/MSc)

Develop your medical and mountaineering skills in this unique, practical course. Taught by experienced expedition and travel medics in a flexible blended learning format.
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Surgery (PGCert/PGDip/MSc)

Working alongside a dedicated team of highly skilled clinicians on a one-year placement, you’ll gain an in-depth understanding of pioneering surgical techniques, informed by cutting-edge scientific knowledge and research.
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They offer a variety of short courses and postgraduate qualifications in the following subject areas:

  • Performance and Rehabilitation
  • Integrated Care and Clinical Skills
  • Research

To view their full postgraduate portfolio, please visit our website.


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