The premier North East Anaesthesia Taster Day returns for a second year. Organised and run by A-Line in association with the Northern School of Anaesthesia and the Royal College of Anaesthetists, the taster day offers an insight into the facets of anaesthetic practice and a unique opportunity to be guided through practical workshops by experienced anaesthetists.

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  • Pre-Hospital Emergency Medicine
  • Military Anaesthesia
  • Cardiothoracic Anaesthesia
  • Paediatric Anaesthesia
  • Obstetric Anaesthesia
  • Acute and Chronic Pain Medicine
  • Regional Anaesthesia
  • Intensive Care Medicine

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Practical Workshops

  • SimMan Airway Management
  • Paediatrics Simulation
  • Spinals and Lumbar Punctures
  • Central Venous Access and Intraosseous Access
  • Ultrasound Guiding Regional Anaesthesia
  • Fibre-optic and Videolaryngoscopes
  • NECTAR Ambulance and PICU Station

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Career Support

  • Application Process
  • CV Enhancement Tips
  • Training Pathways and Examinations
  • Contacts for Taster Weeks

'I thought it was OUTSTANDING. Really enjoyed the hands-on sessions (all of them!), as well as the talks. The food was great too...' Medical Student


Friday 11th October 2019 @ 8am


Education Centre, Royal Victoria Infirmary, Newcastle Upon Tyne. NE1 4LP View Map