How to get a Specialty Training post: the insiders guide by Danny C. G. Lim

How to get a Specialty Training post: the insiders guide

byDanny C. G. Lim

Paperback | June 26, 2011

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Each year, thousands of junior doctors apply for highly competitive training jobs in a variety of specialties. Obtaining a training job can be a difficult and stressful process, with some specialties attracting 40 applicants per post. This book helps doctors to improve their chances of gettingthat highly sought-after post. It is a wide-ranging, accessible guide to the application process, covering every step, from online application to the selection panel. It includes essential tips on career development, interview technique, and specialty-specific advice.

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Danny Lim is currently a Cardiology Specialty Trainee with the Nothern Deanery, based at Queen Elizabeth Hospital, Gateshead, UK.

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Title:How to get a Specialty Training post: the insiders guideFormat:PaperbackDimensions:208 pages, 9.21 × 6.14 × 0.47 inPublished:June 26, 2011Publisher:Oxford University PressLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:019959080X

ISBN - 13:9780199590803

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Table of Contents

1. Introduction: the "secret" to getting into specialty training2. Career development: the secret of success3. Being prepared4. The application form5. Interview and assessment stations: how to excel6. Interview: practice questions and answers7. The specialties8. If at first you don't succeed, try, try again