Neurology: CfWI medical fact sheet and summary sheet – August 2011

Neurology: CfWI medical fact sheet and summary sheet – August 2011

Combined fact and summary sheets, published as part of the Shape of the medical workforce: Informing medical specialty training numbers report.

The purpose of this document is to report recommendations relating to medical training numbers in Child and Adolescent Psychiatry in England over the next year. When formulating a recommendation, the CfWI considered factors including demography, lifestyle issues and the views of stakeholders.

The fact sheet considers the factors influencing the future demand of the specialty (section 1) and the current and forecast workforce supply (section 2). This information forms part of the body of evidence used to advise recommendations on future medical training numbers. Conclusions and recommendations are in the accompanying summary sheet. The CfWI welcomes contributions to both the content and interpretations of this information.

The fact sheet covers the following:

Section 1 - Considerations for future demand
Current training route
Specialty viewpoints
Policy drivers
Health and lifestyle

Section 2 – Current and forecast supply
Existing workforce
Consultant projections
Related healthcare workforce

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