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Undergraduate Medical Training

Undergraduate Medical Education is an integral part of the Trust Medcial Education Department.  We aim to provide a great learning experience in a Trust environment, where clinical work is the priority.  This Trust has students on placment from the University of Newcastle Medical School, and works closely with both the Tees and the Wear Base Units.  The department is supported by a clinical teaching team comprising of Tutors, Nurses and Junior Medical Staff, as well as other healthcare professionals.

With this in mind we: -

  • Aim to provide teaching sessions that are of a high standard.
  • Will identify and provide learning opportunities that meet the learning outcomes of the curriculum.
  • Will encourage students to make the most of any clinical opportunities.
  • Will offer individual support and guidance to all our students.
  • Will maintain open lines of communication with all relevant parties.
  • Will endeavour to provide a positive learning environment, leading to potential recruits for the future.
For more information please contact:
Andrea Robson, Medical Education Teaching Team Manager -

'As I was very, very nervous, I must have been the worst patient ever and they were brilliant with me and I can't thank them enough - could you please pass on my sincere thanks.'

Patient, Hysteroscopy Unit, Chester-le-Street Community Hospital