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Improving working lives for doctors - part two

In the second part of our interview, Professor Cary Cooper answers questions on job satisfaction for doctors and how to reduce the causes of stress.

Might Chambers be a way forward for locum GPs?

NASGP's Dr Richard Fieldhouse argues the case for a new model for locum GPs.

Medical Family Survival Skills

What makes a medical family unique? What pressures do they face? Professor Ruth Chambers looks at some of the tips and survival skills that would help today's medical families.

Improving working lives for doctors - part one

How can doctors achieve work/life balance? Why are doctors reporting less job satisfaction?
Professor Cary Cooper answers your questions.

Career Profile: working as a locum GP

Dr Richard Fieldhouse, Chairman of NASGP (National Association of Sessional GPs), explores the practicalities - and the pros and cons - of working as a locum GP.

Diet and nutrition for busy doctors - part one

Dr Mary McCreery gives useful nutrition advice for doctors trying to keep on top of their medical careers, while maybe working long or erratic hours and/or looking after their families.

Medical relief work overseas

Are you serious about medical relief work - and ideally two to three years post-qualification with some experience of working overseas? The specialist aid charity Merlin might be one option. We interviewed a doctor who's been with them for over ten years.

Careers Advice: Thinking of changing career? Part one

In part one of our interview, Sonia Hutton-Taylor, founder of Medical Forum, talks through some of the ways in which she helps doctors through a period of transition

Careers Advice: Thinking of changing career? Part two

In the second part of our interview, Sonia Hutton-Taylor, founder of Medical Forum, talks psychommetric tests and advice for doctors making a career change

How general practice in the UK compares internationally

Professor Roger Jones looks at how developments in the UK compare with general practice elsewhere in the developed world.

Life Coaching for GPs

Dr Jo Leahy, life coach and former GP Principal, explains how life coaching can help with recruitment, retention and development.

Careers Advice: alternative careers

Dr Anita Houghton explores the practical ways that personality and work/life balance are important factors in considering career direction.

Diet and nutrition for busy doctors - part two

Dr Mary McCreery gives more advice on diet and nutrition, including help maintaining concentration during exams, boosting your immune system and maintaining energy while working long hours, plus information from recent cases.

Coaching - helping doctors with professional and personal decisions

Interview with Kathleen Sullivan, On Call Coaching

Alternative Careers: media medic

Interview with Dr Carol Cooper, Five News resident doctor and The Sun newspaper's doctor

Alternative careers: management consultancy

Dr Katie Abouzahr left medicine for a career in management consulting. Here she talks to us about her new profession and the pros and cons of a career outside medicine.

Careers Advice: alternative careers

The first of Dr Anita Houghton's interviews looks at the special considerations of being in the medical profession - for doctors thinking about a change of direction (inside or outside medicine).

Confidential Support and Advice for Surgeons (CSAS)

Clare Wynn-Mackenzie describes the service from the Royal College of Surgeon's of England.

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