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Have you ever thought about becoming a Doctor?

Published: 23 July 2020
Medics Summer School

Would you like the opportunity to gain experience of what it is like to train and work as a doctor? If so the Medics Summer School could be for you!

The Medics Summer School is a 2 day non-residential summer school for students currently in years 9, 10 and 11 who are interested in finding out more about becoming a doctor. It is taking place on Thursday 23rd and Friday 24th July 2020.

Participants will have the chance to:

  • Learn how to perform clinical skills such as suturing and practise these on a model
  • Experience anatomy and pathology teaching in the Centre for Learning Anatomical Sciences
  • Visit clinical areas to see health professionals at work
  • Watch a trauma team respond to a emergency scenario
  • Talk to medical students about training as a doctor and find out how the application process works
  • listen to our keynote speaker talking about life in medicine

The programme costs £150 per student

All food and drink is included

Places are allocated on a first come, first served basis


Bursary Spaces:

There are bursary spaces available for anyone who meets certain criteria - please email the address below for details.


For more information and to register:

Please contact the Lifelab team at:

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