A Career in Cardiology: A Toolkit for Success


A Career in Cardiology: A Toolkit for Success


Royal College of Physicians, London

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Tuesday, November 29, 2022

Programme: View/Download the 2022 Programme

Registration Closing Date: midday Monday 28 November 2022
*To enquire if places are still available after the closing date, contact courses@bcs.com or +44 (0)20 7380 1914

About the course

A Career in Cardiology one-day national symposium is now in its 11th year. Widely recognised as the course to attend for all foundation year doctors, internal medical trainees, research fellows, and middle-grade doctors aspiring to become recognised UK Cardiology Trainees. The programme aims to improve delegates’ chances of securing a National Training Number.

A crucial toolkit for all those aspiring to become UK Consultant Cardiologists, the course takes place in November to give delegates time to make improvements to their portfolios and optimise their chances of success ahead of the next NTN application process.

Includes sessions on:

The ST4 Application
Why choose a career in cardiology?      
Completing the ST4 application form correctly and effectively
Cardiology interviews, how best to prepare and improve your technique
How the 'Shape of Training' will affect your career in cardiology

The path to CCT
Postgraduate cardiovascular research - why, when where and how?
A career in: Adult congenital heart disease, Heart failure and devices, Cardiac imaging,
Electrophysiology and Interventional card

Course Director/s

Dr Kalpa de Silva – Guy’s & St Thomas’ Hospital, London
Dr Fu Siong Ng – Imperial College, London


  • 97% of attendees gave the course overall an Extremely Useful to Useful rating
  • 98% of attendees rated the courses’ programme as Good to Excellent
  • 100% of attendees found the mock interviews Extremely Useful or Useful


“Excellent course! I highly recommend this course to anyone pursuing a cardiology career.”....“I feel much more confident about what to expect at the ST3 interviews and how to prepare for them.    ....“The course outlined the most important points for applications, interviews and further career planning.”

Cancellation Terms & Conditions:
Places on the course are non-transferrable

  • Places on the course are non-transferrable.
  • A full refund, less £20 administration fee, will be issued for cancellations received in writing to courses@bcs.com 8 weeks prior to the event.
  • Cancellations received after this date will not be refunded.
  • You will receive email acknowledgement when your request is received.
  • For further queries, telephone: +44 (0)20 7380 1914 or email courses@bcs.com