How to prepare to be an FRCR 2B examiner

Thursday 6 June 2019
Venue address: 
The Royal College of Radiologists, 63 Lincoln's Inn Fields, London, WC2A 3JW
CPD credits: 

This one-day course is aimed at consultants who have a significant involvement in teaching and assessment of radiology trainees and who are interested in becoming FRCR 2B examiners.  Topics covered will include the current exam structure, the principles of FRCR 2B marking and future developments for the exam. We will also discuss the features of a good exam case, the characteristics that identify a clear passing candidate and the experience of being an examiner.  Delegates will be encouraged to submit an oral case one week prior to the course and will receive constructive feedback from the faculty that will include several current and past FRCR 2B examiners

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Thursday 6 June 2019

Time Speaker
09:20Registration and coffee
09:50Welcome and introductionDr Mary Roddie, Imperial College Healthcare Trust
10:00FRCR 2B examinations - present and futureDr Ash Chakraborty, John Radcliffe Hospital
10:30What makes a good rapid reporting case Dr Morgan Cleasby, Good Hope Hospital, Sutton Coldfield
10:50What makes a good long case Dr Chris Harvey, Hammersmith Hospital
11:30What makes a good oral caseDr Ash Chakraborty, John Radcliffe Hospital
11:50Panel discussion and feedback on submitted questionsFaculty
13:45Message from the President                                                       Dr Nicola Strickland, President, The Royal College of Radiologists
14:15What is expected of a passing candidate Dr David Salvage, Hull Royal Infirmary
14:35What makes a good examiner?Dr Tom Taylor, Ninewells Hospital and Medical School, Tayside
14:55Experiences of a junior examinerDr Grant Griffiths, Royal Glamorgan Hospital
16:00Experiences of a senior examiner    TBC
16:20Question and answersFaculty


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For any queries relating to this event please contact

Professional Learning and Development
The Royal College of Radiologists
63 Lincoln's Inn Fields


Tel: 020 7406 5942


This is a free event for Consultant RCR members

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Venue information

The Royal College of Radiologists

63 Lincoln's Inn Fields
United Kingdom