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Education and Training

The Jarvis Breast Centre Education and Training Department offers Postgraduate Education and Training to clinical staff of all grades working within the specialist field of Breast Screening, Diagnosis and Treatment.


The Jarvis Breast Centre Education and Training Department offers three programmes of study in Collaboration with the Joint Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education - Kingston University and St George's University of London:



  • Mammography Associate Apprenticeship
    A new mammography associate apprenticeship has been developed to support the delivery of the NHS Breast Screening Programme in England. This qualification will enable the development of a mammography associate role to undertake routine 2 view mammography. Please contact us for further details and to register your details. Date to be confirmed in 2019.

  • Mammography Update Clinical Training is also offered by our clinical colleagues in the clinical department.

  • Postgraduate Certificate (PgC), Diploma (PgD) and Masters, (MSc) in Medical Imaging (Mammography). www.kingston.ac.uk/postgraduate-course/radiography-medical-imaging-mammography-msc

  • Postgraduate Certificate (PgC), Diploma (PgD) and Masters, (MSc) in Breast Evaluation . www.sgul.ac.uk/study/postgraduate/taught-degrees-postgraduate/breast-evaluation-pgcert-pgdip-msc

    Both Postgraduate degree programmes are modular based and specifically aimed at registered and qualified health professionals working in the specialist field of breast screening, diagnosis and treatment.

    The programmes are offered to professionals working in the field of breast screening, diagnosis and treatment such as Radiologists, Breast Clinicians/Physicians, GP's, Radiographers, Mammographers, Breast Care Nurses, Clinical Nurse Specialists, Associate Physicians and other medical grade staff with a specific interest in breast evaluation, diagnosis and treatment.

    The module content is taught by a range of clinical experts in their fields - Consultant Practitioners, Breast Surgeons, Oncologists, Radiologists, Clinicians, Breast Specialist Nurses, Psychologist and Pathologist etc...

    For more details of all Education and Training programmes please contact:

    The Jarvis Breast Centre Clinical Director:
    Dr Rita McAvinchey

    Rita.McAvinchey@InHealthgroup.com

    For all postgraduate enquiries please contact the Univeristy Course Director: Sherril Spencer S.Spencer@sgul.kingston.ac.uk


    All applicants must be registered with the appropriate university (Kingston or SGUL). As this can take several weeks, they are encouraged to apply at least 6 weeks prior to delivery dates.