Angry Parent A&E Imagine you’re a doctor and a parent brings their child into A&E. The current waiting time is more than an hour, and they are angry that the wait is so long. How do you deal with this situation? Background: This is a very common situation – the NHS has a maximum waiting […]Read More MMI Example Scenario – Communication skills
UKCAT Preparation Okay, this will be a simple one. You’ve read through all the resources, studied hard, practiced as much as you can and it’s the night before UKCAT test day. Put the books away, unwind and check out these final tips to make the experience go more smoothly. 1. Get a good night’s sleep […]Read More UKCAT Preparation
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This motto, passed on year after year by medical students to those applying, is one that helped to keep us all somewhat sane during what can often be a stressful process. I think the scariest part of applying to university isn’t the application itself but not knowing whether or not you’ll be accepted, or – […]Read More “No news is good news”
When most people think of medicine, they have the idea of a standard five-year course at a medical school and at the end of it they’re doctors… easy right? wrong. Medical applications are currently at one of the highest they’ve been yet the number of spaces available have remained the same, so what happens to […]Read More Non-traditional routes to medical school: BSc (Hons) Medical Sciences
Medicine was always a dream of mine that I thought would remain just that, a dream. I found myself in Cantonian high school enjoying both creative and academic studies however, during early education I feel we are thrust into one or the other with me going down the creative path. I always dreamt of going […]Read More Surely I can’t be a doctor?
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Here you will find the best tips, advice and vlogs from medical students and doctors.Read More A Things To Do List for Y12 Students – Summer 2017
By Christopher Graham and Rajiv Sethi Admissions panels at medical schools judge your suitability and motivation by looking for evidence that you understand what a long term career in medicine entails. Emma Rowson, admissions officer at the University of Edinburgh, says it is important to gain experience with “diseased, disadvantaged, and disabled people (the three […]Read More Blog post: Organising work experience to support your medical school application