International Medical Graduates

HEE Wessex welcomes International Medical Graduates (IMGs) to train in the Wessex region. We recognise that the transition of living and working in the UK can be difficult and we are fully committed to supporting IMG doctors across Wessex.

IMG Welcome to Wessex Handbook

Our IMG Welcome to Wessex Handbook is a helpful resource for IMG doctors arriving in Wessex.

Wessex IMG Induction Programme

IMG doctors new to the Wessex region are required to attend a Wessex IMG Induction Programme (for doctors new to the NHS). The following event dates are planned for 2021:

12-13 July 2021
18-19 August 2021
6-7 September 2021
4-5 November 2021

How to book

Places must be booked via the Wessex Accent Course Manager system. When booking, please search for ‘Wessex IMG Induction’ in the Course/Conference search field. If you have not yet registered as a user with the Wessex system, please do so before booking your place on the course.

For further booking assistance, please contact PDU.WX@hee.nhs.uk

Hello Supervisor form

The Hello Supervisor form was developed by the HEE Wessex IMG Fellowship Programme, to help identify new IMGs commencing clinical posts.

The form is designed to be completed electronically between an IMG and their supervisor, during their initial meeting.

Other support and resources for IMG doctors
Useful information for prospective IMG doctors