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February 2021

Enhancing Trainer Skills

24 February 2021

Intro by David O’Regan I invited Trevor to write a blog about the airline industry. Aviation, safety, human factors and crew resource management have taken centre stage in health care. My discussions with Trevor unveiled a dimension that I do not believe has been considered or given enough airtime – no pun intended. Trevor attributes the culture c…


Altruism – U before I

19 February 2021

I noted this title in a social media blog.  It made me think about surgery, teams, patients, and our trainees. How does our profession behave?    Some years, ago when studying for my MBA in Human Resource Management, the tutor described medical meetings as ‘witnessing a pack of dogs going round sniffing each other!’ This is referring to the fact t…



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System Disruptions: 19th August 2017

Due to essential systems maintenance and upgrades there will be interruptions to some on-line services on Saturday 19th of August.

We apologise for any inconvenience caused.