Foundation Training Programme Directors:
FY1: Miss Alexandra Cope, Consultant, General Surgery
FY2: Dr Sarah Menzies
Dr Kuljeet Bhamra
Foundation Training Programme Co-ordinator:
For any queries for Foundation School please email:
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Foundation teaching programme
The Foundation Teaching Programme
The Foundation teaching programme at Wexham Park Hospital is held on a weekly basis and is based on the Oxford Deanery Foundation School Curriculum. The programme includes simulation training in the state of the art simulation suite.
Teaching is mandatory and trainees must be released from clinical work to attend. The Teaching Programme is circulated every month via email.
For more information on the Oxford Foundation School please visit: http://www.oxforddeanery.nhs.uk/specialty_schools/foundation_school.aspx
Teaching is mandatory and you must be released from clinical work to attend. For information regarding Foundation Teaching Programme please see Survival Guide (issued at Induction). For any Foundation Teaching related queries please contact Nishat Babar, PGMC, WPH by email firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Teaching Programme will be circulated to you every month via personal and work email.
Taster sessions for foundation trainees
Foundation trainees at Wexham Park Hospital are offered up to five days taster experience in departments other than their contracted rotations. This is to enable Foundation trainees get a flavour of a specialty in which they have an interest. Trainees are required to arrange the taster sessions themselves with the College Tutor of the specialty in which they wish to gain experience.
Number of taster days and application
- FY1: 5 days (maximum – taken from study leave allocation, study leave form not required, taster application form required).
- F2: 5 days (maximum – taken from study leave allocation, study leave form not required, taster application form required).
- The application form for Taster Experience is available on the Trust intranet under Support Services/Medical and Dental Education/Foundation.
- The Taster application form must be signed by the rota coordinator in the current specialty and countersigned by the College Tutor accepting/offering the taster experience.
Retrospective applications will not be considered.
Role of Foundation Leads. FY1 and FY2 lead tutors are required to attend Foundation LFGs
ITU / ICM
Fatima Husain (lead)
Paediatrics / Neonates
Department Coordinator Phone Emergency medicine Naheed Jadoon 0300 615 2997
email@example.com General medicine Magdolna Upton 0300 615 4675
firstname.lastname@example.org Anaesthetics Steven Tapp 0300 615 3195 email@example.com OMF surgery and ENT Heena Mahomed
0300 615 1056
0300 615 1055
General surgery / urology Harman Sukhnain
0300 615 1054
Orthopaedics Ruth Jowers 07876392375
0300 615 7080
Plastic surgery Kelly Spearing 07766308545 firstname.lastname@example.org Obs & gynae Anne Deans email@example.com Paediatrics Dr Sejal Patel and
Dr Kimberley Jeffreys
WPHshoRota@gmail.com Psychiatry placement Jackie Smith firstname.lastname@example.org Hospice Alison Ward email@example.com Orthogeriatric Annalisa Facchini 07541757444 firstname.lastname@example.org Ward Speciality Leave coordinator W2 Gastro Einstein Tsuma email@example.com W3, 7, 8 Care of elderly Melanie Wright firstname.lastname@example.org W4, CCU Cardio Steny Simon email@example.com W9 Resp Tosia Nisar firstname.lastname@example.org W6 Rheum Kuljeet Bhamra email@example.com W5 Endo Sriranganath Akavarapu firstname.lastname@example.org EAU Acute medicine Johan Jordaan email@example.com Palliative Fiona Lisney firstname.lastname@example.org