Don’t think of failure as something to be ashamed of, be proud of the progress you have made getting this far and use that going forward in your career! Failure. It’s not something we all associate with the medical profession and not with medical students and medical applications. However, this is fast becoming an old […]Read More Becoming a doctor because you failed….
Interview station : Understanding the Profession You have one minute to read this abstract: Studying at medical school is the first step towards becoming a doctor. Discuss the following with your interviewer: 1) As a doctor, who will you work with in your team? 2) Why is teamwork an important part of clinical medicine? You […]Read More New: MMI Station for National Careers Week #NCW2018 #BAD2018
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
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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