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O&G Curriculum 2024 | Special Interest Professional Modules (SIPMs)

There are three SIPMs

Key information


  • SIPMs allow learners to develop professional skills beyond the core curriculum expectations
  • They can be undertaken at any stage of training but most learners will start in ST3 following completion of core curriculum professional skills

The curriculum specific guides will give you further details on each SIPM. 

Further information can be found in the Curriculum 2024 Essential Guide and the Special Interest Training Definitive Document. SIPM registration information can be found here.

Clinical Research (CR)

The clinical research SIPM is designed for those wishing to build skills they will use as clinical researchers.

Medical Education (ME)

The medical education SIPM is designed for those wishing to build skills they will use as medical educationalists.

More information

Core curriculum

Find all documents to download here, relevant to the core curriculum 2024

Learner support and guidance

Find resources to support learners with the implementation and transition to the Curriculum 2024

Educators support and guidance

Find all guidance material for faculty, workforce and service

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