Testimonials

On meeting Caroline I was struck by her energy and joie de vivre.  A mother of three, and consultant paediatrician at a busy London hospital, it’s hard to believe that Caroline can find time to knit, but it seems she does just that – anywhere and everywhere!...

Protecting Students and Promoting Resilience

The [wp_colorbox_media url=”http://www.gmc-uk.org/publications/undergraduate_education_publications.asp” type=”iframe” hyperlink=”GMC’s report”] is essential reading for all those who come into contact with medical students Overall...
Editorial: How Best to Use Email with Patients

Editorial: How Best to Use Email with Patients

Email is a great way to communicate with patients, but it is important that doctors follow guidelines on its use, say Helen Sowerbutts and Caroline Fertleman Many industries have been revolutionised by the use of email, and parts of Europe and North America have...
Parenting for Paediatricians

Parenting for Paediatricians

Having written several books on parenting for the lay public I was approached by a medical student from Bristol to support her in her project to teach ‘parenting’ to medical students. This was certainly novel and is part of the curriculum in the USA but not in the UK....