The Faculty of Physician Associates Annual Conference 

18 - 19 September 2017, Royal College of Physicians, London 

Save the date for the second FPA annual conference, to take place at the RCP in September. The programme and details of the awards and poster competition can be found on 

Call for abstracts - deadline 5pm Monday 14 August 2017. Find out more from the RCP website. 

Physician associate careers fair

5th October 2017, Sheffield Hallam University 

Are you interested in recruiting physician associates?

Sheffield Hallam University will be holding a Physician Associates Careers Fair at Sheffield Hallam University on the afternoon of Thursday 5th October 2017.

This event is an opportunity for you to meet and recruit the graduating cohorts from across the Yorkshire & Humber region, and to find out more about the profession.

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Abdominal Emergency Radiology Course - Leicester

Saturday 14 October 2017, 8:30 AM to 4:00 PM

This one day case-based review of emergency abdominal radiology in Leicester (UK) will take place on Saturday October 14, with radiologists Dr Vikas Shah and Dr Jeremy Jones. Learn how to detect important pathologies on x-ray, CT, ultrasound and MRI, and how to avoid common interpretation pitfalls. Unique technology, video access and an interactive presentation style create the ultimate day of learning.

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Brighton and Sussex Medical School workshops

Various dates 

Discover the range of study options available to physician associates on a variety of subjects, provided by Brighton and Sussex Medical School. Many of their individual postgraduate taught modules are suitable for study on a stand-alone basis. The majority of their modules are run intensively over a five-day period, and are delivered at the University of Brighton Falmer campus or at nearby NHS centres. 

These modules and courses offer the opportunity for physician associates to gather CPD points. Physician associates may add them to their online CPD Diary, with hours spent on the course as Type 1, and any additional private study hours listed as Type 2. 

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