I realise I haven't written a blog post for a while! What can I say...being at medical school is incredibly busy! Especially because my course has an element of PBL, which actually takes FOREVER to complete. I'm only in my fourth week and there's already SO much work to do, but I'm determined to continue … Continue reading My first GP Placement as a Medical Student
So, the first week of medical school is officially over, and Freshers' is done and dusted! Hopefully this means that from next week onwards I'll be able to walk down the street to the university campus without being bombarded with leaflets and 'free' Domino's Pizza vouchers every few steps of the way! The first week … Continue reading Reflecting on the 1st week of University
In this blog post I'll be sharing with you 5 emotions that I'm feeling ahead of starting university next Monday (18th September)! I hope you enjoy reading it and if you're in the same position as me and are starting university soon, let me know 5 emotions you're feeling in the comments. So here we … Continue reading 5 Emotions: Before Starting University
Recently, I was asked by a reader of this blog whether I have any study tips to share, so I said that I would write a blog post detailing some. I don't feel very qualified to be dishing out 'study tips' really, because studying is a very subjective process and what works for me may … Continue reading My Top 5 Study Tips
Have you recently got your GCSE results and are starting college soon, or have just started college? Are you an aspiring medic? If you answered yes to both questions, you're in the right place - this blog post is aimed at you! Firstly I'd like to say congratulations on your GCSE results - I don't … Continue reading THE RULE OF THREES: Year 12 Aspiring Medics – What Are Your Next Steps?
Follow the links below to keep up with current news and hot topics in healthcare and medicine: The Medic Portal blog: https://www.themedicportal.com/blog/ Debating Matters - Health & Medicine: http://www.debatingmatters.com/topicguides/topicguide_categories/C26/ Medical School Interviews The Knowledge blog: https://medicalschoolinterviewstheknowledge.wordpress.com\ The Guardian Health: https://www.theguardian.com/society/health BBC Health: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/health World Economic Forum - Global Health - https://www.weforum.org/agenda/archive/global-health
As you may have read on the news a couple of weeks ago, the government have announced that there will be an additional 500 medical school places up for grabs in the next application cycle. This may seem like exciting news for all you 2018 entry aspiring medics, but what does it really mean for … Continue reading What Do Extra Med School Places Mean For Applicants?