Title Virology Supraregional reference laboratory attachment
Type Stage Two
Code HLS281
Requirement Optional

Module objective

This module is aimed at those trainees who would like to spend time considering an aspect of virology that is only available at a limited number of specialist centres or reference laboratories. Below are some examples, but the list is not exhaustive and the trainee is encouraged to come up with their own plans for this module. These would have to be approved by the local educational supervisor, CSTC and chief examiner. Time in an overseas laboratory with particular expertise would be encouraged.


Some examples might include (a) working in a laboratory offering anti-viral susceptibility testing, or (b) working with exotic or dangerous virus, for example in a Containment Level 4 facility.

Knowledge and understanding

This module has no knowledge and understanding information.

Technical and clinical skills

This module has no technical and clinical skills.

Attitudes and behaviours

This module has no attitude and behaviours information.


Code Title Action
HLS2-3-20 Virology [v1] View