Dr Tim Littlewood, haematology consultant at Oxford Radcliffe NHS Trust, shares his experience of what influenced him in choosing haematology, what training involves, and what it is like working in the specialty.
Haematology is the specialty responsible for the diagnosis and management of a wide range of benign and malignant disorders of the red blood cells, white blood cells, platelets and the coagulation system in adults and children.
The Mersey region evening teach-in programme continues to provide an update on advances in clinical practice for doctors in training, consultant physicians, GPs and staff grade doctors wishing to continue their medical education.
This is the ninth survey reporting the experiences of, and outcomes for, CCT holders within 1 year of gaining their CCT. It covers physicians who gained their training in 2016 in all 30 medical specialties in the UK.