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Individual Placement Description
Placement Rheumatology
Programme W25,W29
Year F2
Region West
Hospital(s) Glasgow Royal Infirmary
Main Duties of Placement

Acute medical receiving.

Continuing medical care of GIM/Rheumatology wards at GRI.

Some rheumatology outpatient clinic work.

Typical Work Pattern

Full shift and Hospital at Night team.

Learning Opportunities

Ward-based teaching.

Two unit meetings; case conference meeting and X-ray meeting.

Hospital grand round.


Mandatory F2 teaching; Clinical skills training plus two full and two half days teaching at Postgraduate Centre, GRI.

Unique Selling Points

Good experience in GIM plus the opportunity to gain rheumatology experience in a large rheumatology unit in a University Teaching Hospital setting.

Employer Information
It is important to note that this description is a typical example of your placement and may be subject to change.

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