B12

B12

  • 11 May 2021

B12: The postgraduate outcomes of medical students from a widening participation background

Session objectives:

  • Attendees will learn about the journeys of widening participation students once they leave medical school and enter postgraduate training.
  • Attendees will gain insight into which specialties widening participation students end up training in and why.
  • Attendees will understand how to access information about the demographics of their students and trainees through GMC data.

Session summary:
This session will examine the postgraduate outcomes of students from a widening participation background in with a specific look at doctors who graduated from three Gateway Courses. It will cover their performance in postgraduate assessment, their specialty destination and their reasons for making that choice.                  

Session hosted by:
Medical Schools Council

Session theme:
Educational research and scholarship 

Target audience group:
Undergraduates
Postgraduates
Researchers
Policy Makers

Target care sector:
Transitions in the medical education pathway

B12: The postgraduate outcomes of medical students from a widening participation background

Session objectives:

Session summary:
This session will examine the postgraduate outcomes of students from a widening participation background in with a specific look at doctors who graduated from three Gateway Courses. It will cover their performance in postgraduate assessment, their specialty destination and their reasons for making that choice.                  

Session hosted by:
Medical Schools Council

Session theme:
Educational research and scholarship 

Target audience group:
Undergraduates
Postgraduates
Researchers
Policy Makers

Target care sector:
Transitions in the medical education pathway