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One of the strategic aims of the college is to improve women’s health by providing high quality education, training and support of doctors throughout their careers. The Faculty of Obstetrics and Gynaecology Educators Summit provides an excellent opportunity for Educators to come to the College and update themselves on important College initiatives in O&G education and training.The delegates will participate in a series of workshops aimed at developing their career as an educator. The workshops are designed to be interactive and will cover a broad range of topics suitable for tier 2-4 educators.The aim of the course is to support and develop trainers and therefore improve education and training, resulting in better doctors, providing improved and safer patient care. There will be the opportunity to network throughout the day with your colleagues and exchange thoughts and ideas.The course is mapped to the seven domains of the GMC (AoME) standards and criteria for trainer recognition and approvalLearning ObjectivesAfter completing this course you will be able to:Understand current developments in O&G education and trainingProvide better advice to trainers and traineesShare experiences with other educators & trainersHave an opportunity to explore particular areas of educational or career interestUnderstand about the educational career opportunities that the College providesHave a greater understanding of College standards and guidanceWho Should Attend?Consultants who are interested in applying for leadership roles in education at regional and national levelseducational roles such as College Tutor, Specialty Assessor, regional Ultrasound Coordinator, regional Simulation Representative, regional ATSM Director, etc.Consultants in tier 2-4 who wish to update their knowledge and skills in line with the GMC standardsCourse OrganisersMr Sambit Mukhopadhyay FRCOG, Faculty Development AdviserDr Jane MacDougall FRCOG, Deputy Chair Specialty Education Advisory CommitteeMs Kim Scrivener, Senior Director EducationHonorary Director of ConferencesMr Philip Tooz-Hobson FRCOG, BirminghamHonorary Deputy Director of ConferencesMr Andrew Sizer FRCOG, Shrewsbury