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Welcome to Return to Training 2024!

About the conference

Register to attend our free one-day flagship event, aimed at Postgraduate Doctors and Dentists in Training (PGDiTs) who are contemplating time Out Of Programme and are due to return, or have recently returned, to training.

We are bringing together PGDiTs, leaders, and educators to explore the conference's themes of Autonomy, Belonging, and Competence, reflecting the principles of the GMC Wellbeing Review.

Please join us to learn how to build safe, sustainable working habits, with talks and interactive workshops designed to share tools to help PGDiTs succeed.

Delegates will also have the opportunity to collaborate with, and question, experts and senior faculty through open panel discussion, and network with like-minded individuals.

Whether OOP for research, experience, training, caring responsibilities, sickness, or on a career break, this conference is for you!

This year, we are thrilled to host the conference in the vibrant City of Steel: Sheffield.

Conference details

Access the conference website for full details of the schedule, our confirmed speakers and amenities of the conference venue. 



Date: Tuesday 11 June 2024, 9.30am - 4.30pm

Venue: Crowne Plaza Royal Victoria Hotel, Sheffield

Transport: Free parking on site, 0.5mi from Sheffield Train Station

Amenities: Prayer room, quiet room, baby care facilities (children under one-year are welcome to attend with a parent)

Book to attend

Booking is now open via our conference website

Poster Competition

Abstracts are invited for posters representing original projects and reflections by PGDiTs, to showcase achievements and share insights from time spent out of program or engagement with SuppoRTT, in consideration of the conference themes “Autonomy, Belonging, Competence”.

For full details of the submission process and poster requirements, please see our conference website

Call for abstracts opens on 5 February 2024 and submission closes on 25th May 2024.

Unfortunately, we are unable to accept late submissions. 



If you have any queries about the conference, please contact the organising committee at:

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