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SAM Educational Evening: ‘25in25’ – Detecting Undetected Heart Failure, 29 February 2024 (online)

29/02/2024 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm – The Society for Acute Medicine are hosting a series of educational evenings throughout 2024. The next webinar takes place on Thursday 29 February 2024. ‘25in25’ – Detecting Undetected Heart Failure with the British Society for Heart Failure. The webinar will run from 7.30-9.00pm as a Zoom webinar. 2 CPD points will be applied for. The […]

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FAMUS and RCEM POCUS, 4 & 5 March 2024, Cambridge (& online)

04/03/2024 – 05/03/2024 @ All Day –

4th March 2024: online
5th March 2024: practical

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POCUS Course, 4 & 5 March 2024, Wales

04/03/2024 – 05/03/2024 @ All Day – POCUS Course 4 & 5 March 2024 National Imaging Academy Wales A course to provide an introduction to thoracic, focused abdominal and vascular Point of Care ultrasound (POCUS) through designated lectures, simulated demonstrations, practical sessions and acute cases influenced by POCUS. Course Director: Dr Eugene Tabiowo AIM; FRCP(UK), PgCert (Med USS), BSE (Level 2 (Adult […]

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FAMUS Course, 5 & 6 March 2024, Oxford

05/03/2024 – 06/03/2024 @ All Day –

Oxford Point of care Ultrasound Course
5th March 2024 – FAMUS
6th March 2024 – POCUS Heart

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Society for Acute Medicine (SAM) 

SAM is committed to supporting AMUs across the country providing high quality care for medical inpatients.  SAM has many MDT members including Doctors, Nurses, Pharmacists and other key members of the acute medical team.

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Training Hub

This section of the website deals with all matters pertaining to the training of doctors in Acute Medicine. Largely written by the junior doctors themselves this is the best place to find trustworthy and practical advice on training in Acute Medicine.


Learning Hub

This section of the website provides access to a wide selection of webinar videos and acute medical podcasts.

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