Medical Specialty Training 2014
The specialty selection test for applicants to the first year of specialty and core training will be piloted in January 2014. Alison Carr and Bill Irish discuss the background to the test and describe how it will be implemented and assessed.
Trainees who are thinking of changing specialty must consider a range of issues. Karyn Ayre discusses her own experience changing from surgery to psychiatry
Jo Rowell and colleagues outline the first steps that the new core training programme has made in recruiting junior doctors