Unlike theatres in many places which have a reputation for having many confident personalities and the interactions that might come with that. The staff at QEQM listened and accommodated us, integrating us as new trainees. We became part of the group, and felt very welcomed.
We have had regular weekly teaching opportunities to present at as well as in theatre teaching.
It's an excellent place to prepare and attend exams - educational supervisors and college tutor take particular interest in providing teaching and time for those preparing for exams. The Library has plenty examination materials for the FRCA.
The mix of cases includes orthopaedics, general, gynaecology, ENT, day surgery, maternity and others.
The organisation of the department comes down to Wendy, the administrator - her skills are legendary; she keeps the whole department together.
Karun Luthra, Ahmed Al- Hindawi and Shyam Laxman, Anaesthetic Trainees 2015