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Regional Welcome Event 2016

*Please note change in location*

We would like to invite STPs from all disciplines who will be shortly going into years 1, 2 and 3 to a Regional Welcome Event which will serve as an opportunity to congratulate and welcome all new STPs who will be starting their training shortly and network between all specialisms and years of training.

From 2-4pm the focus will be on introducing 1st years to the STP and from 4-5pm networking will take place between all years over refreshments 

Please register for the event using the following link:


Please also see the programme outline and directions to the venue below:


Yorkshire & Humber Science Trainee Network Regional Welcome Event

Thursday 29th September 2016 2-5pm

Advanced Imaging Centre, Jubilee Wing, Leeds General Infirmary


Members of the committee will be at the main entrance of the Jubilee Wing at to meet attendees and guide them to the location of the event.

Enter the main entrance of the Jubilee Wing of the LGI. Proceed down the ramp towards the old site. At the bottom of the ramp is a set of wooden doors straight in front of you.Go through those doors, down the stairs and up the stairs. At the corridor at the top of the stairs turn to the left and head towards some big stone columns on the right.Go between the columns and down the stone stair case.Proceed along the corridor until you see the sign for the Advanced Imaging Centre on the right hand side. Press the buzzer on the wall for access.Walk along that corridor and the seminar room is straight ahead of you.





Welcome & Introduction


Ice breaker


Welcome to Yorkshire Presentation


5 minutes Elective Experience Presentations


Coffee, Cake & Networking




Evening Social


Leeds General Infirmary (LGI) is located in Leeds city centre. The easiest way to get to LGI is on the train; the hospital is then approximately 15-20 minutes walk from Leeds railway station. The best way to find the directions is by entering the LGI postcode, LS1 3EX. The Trust’s website has a page which shows maps of the city and the hospital as well as information on the transport links to/from the hospitals. The web address for this page is http://www.leedsth.nhs.uk/patients/findus/index.php

The main bus route through the city centre is a road called The Headrow. Any bus which stops on the Headrow will get you close to LGI, especially if you alight as close to the Town Hall as possible. Bus information can be found on:


 Parking at LGI is very very limited and will cost £12 for 8 hours. There are many other car parks in the city centre the best of which is at The Light shopping centre which is 10 minutes walk from the LGI.