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The BEST/BSAS awards 2014

The Wales Deanery BEST Awards 2014

Best Educational Supervisor, Trainer and Best Staff & Associate Specialist Awards - Recognising Excellence in Postgraduate Medical and Dental Education in Wales.

The BEST Awards Panel are calling for all nominations for the GP, Consultant, Dentist and SAS Doctor, that has, in their opinion, demonstrated excellence in their role.

There are four Award categories:

• Primary Care Award

• Secondary Care Award

• Innovation in Education (SAS) Award

• Clinical Service Innovation (SAS) Award

Nomination information

Step one

October 2014 – All Clinicians are contacted via e-mail by the Wales Deanery and will be asked to nominate their Educational Supervisors, Trainer or SAS Doctor who maybe a General Medical Practitioner, Hospital Consultant, SAS Doctor or Dentist.

Step two (nominator)

A Bristol Online Survey form is to be returned to the Wales Deanery submitting the nominee's details.

The deadline for submissions is - 5 January 2015 The nominee must agree for his/her name to be presented, the requirement is: 'Excellence in the role of Educational Supervisor, Trainer or SAS Doctor'.

Step three (nominee)

All nominees will be asked to prepare one side of A4 reflecting on their role as Educational Supervisor, Trainer or SAS Doctor in the last year.

The deadline for submission is -  14 January 2015.

Step four (nominee)

All nominations will be assessed against the criteria set by a Wales Deanery BEST Awards panel: Focusing on Patient Care; Enthusiasm;

Commitment; Innovation; and Professionalism in the Role.

Step five (nominee)

The top two nominees in all four categories will be invited to present to an Awards Panel. The presentation, 10 mins in duration, is entitled:

'Reflections on my role as an Educational Supervisor / Trainer /SAS Doctor – the highlights'

with 15 minutes for questions from the panel members.

Presentations to the panel – Will take place on 25 February 2015 from 09.30am.

The winner in each category will be announced and put forward to the BMA Cymru Wales/BMJ Group 'Clinical Teacher of the year Awards' taking place on Tuesday 21 April 2015 in the Royal Welsh College of Music & Drama, Cardiff.

 Any enquiries can be made to:

The BEST Awards Team tel: 029 2068 7418 email:  E-Mail Image

To nominate follow this link:  https://cardiff.onlinesurveys.ac.uk/best14





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