Applying for flexible trainingBMJ 1995; 311 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.311.7011.1025 (Published 14 October 1995) Cite this as: BMJ 1995;311:1025
- Joanna Sayer
- Part time senior registrar Department of Gastroentrology, Countess of Chester Hospital Trust, Chester CH2 1UL
Application process is too slow
EDITOR,--One of the drawbacks of the present flexible training scheme is that the system for applying is not rapid enough.1 For those whose partners are on short term contracts, such as junior doctors, the delays inherent in the scheme belie its flexibility.
I applied in August 1993 for a place on the scheme as a part time senior registrar in gastroenterology. I was interviewed and …