Postgraduate Training Pathway
The GMC- approved postgraduate training
for rheumatology is available online.
Trainees complete either core medical training
or the acute care common stem in acute medicine (ACCS) and enter
training in rheumatology at ST3 level.*
The JRCPTB has information on
Length of training
The indicative length of training for
rheumatology is seven full time years from ST1 (five years
MBBS or equivalent medical
qualification. MRCP (UK) or equivalent.
person specification for rheumatology is available.
* This information is correct at the time
of writing. Full and accurate details of training pathways
are available from medical royal colleges, local education and
training boards (LETBs) or the GMC.