Calling cytology screeners: The breast screening programme needs you!

Cytology screeners are a highly skilled and dedicated group of people. We are keen to retain their expertise, knowledge and enthusiasm within screening if possible and are asking cytology screeners to consider retraining. You could train to become a mammographer through the new, paid apprenticeship.  This involves a structured training programme, with an end point assessment,…


Bidding a fond farewell

Farewell Dr John H F Smith It is a well- known fact that Dr John H F Smith was instrumental in setting up the former Sheffield Cytology Training Centre. He guided the training centre through many a change, including the merger with Northern & Yorkshire CTC to become East Pennine CTC, and then to morph…


NEPSEC at the BSCCP Conference May 2018

NEPSEC were proud to be represented at the recent BSCCP Conference in Manchester. Our stand provided an opportunity for prospective trainees to ask about our courses face-to-face, as well as allowing us to connect with colleagues from other areas of the country. Many thanks to the BSCCP for hosting another excellent event.