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The role of the postgraduate medical education and training board
  1. S Griffiths
  1. Correspondence to:
    Prof. S Griffiths
    The Chinese University of Hong Kong, Room 508, 5/F, School of Public Health, Prince of Wales Hospital, Shatin, N.T., Hong Kong; siangriffiths{at}


The Postgraduate Medical Education and Training Board (PMETB) is a new organisation set up to develop, establish, and maintain standards and requirements for postgraduate medical education (PGME) and training. First trailed in the NHS Plan,1 its remit covers the UK. As such it aims to be a single, unifying framework for doctors in training.

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