I'm a Neuroscience First Year Student AMA
Thread Starter I'm a Neuroscience First Year Student AMA Follow 8 hours ago 8h ago Quote: Originally Posted by kate-Bush It's very interesting! The actual neuroscience modules are very interactive and I'm p sure we'll be doing a brain lab session which should be nea...
Source: The Student Room - October 23, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: L.D.S. Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Other schools and specialities should learn from the Imperial College London integrated clinical apprenticeship
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Source: BMJ Comments - October 23, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: forums

Re: Doctors ’ wellbeing: learning from the past can help improve the future
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Source: BMJ Comments - October 9, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: forums

Medicine without biology and chemistry for A-levels
Thread Starter Medicine without biology and chemistry for A-levels Follow 1 day ago 1d ago If you get good predictions and do well in your A-levels (3As or higher) in the subjects that you're doing, you can apply to Medicine with a Foundation Year courses. These are designed for people who have taken the...
Source: The Student Room - October 3, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Estalrine Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Chance at KING College for Medicine
Thread Starter Chance at KING College for Medicine Follow 5 days ago 5d ago Quote: Originally Posted by Sum Ting It doesn't matter if the doctor is from oxford or well known, its about what you learnt in the process of your experience and how you can reflect upon i...
Source: The Student Room - September 29, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: tine786 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

UCL admissions - anyone know why people with high BMATs are rejected pre-interview?
Thread Starter UCL admissions - anyone know why people with high BMATs are rejected pre-interview? Follow 1 week ago 1w ago Quote: Originally Posted by yoyomynameis... such as? Your personal statement wasn't good enough, or your referee wrote 'diplomati...
Source: The Student Room - September 24, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Apportation Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Should I mention my brother's overdose?
Thread Starter Should I mention my brother's overdose? Follow 2 hours ago 2h ago Quote: Originally Posted by Pantera Fan Club if they don't ask about it, which is highly likely, don't mention it. if they do mention it, you need to have rehearsed something that thoro...
Source: The Student Room - September 21, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: MedicPerson Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

help 8 days to revise ukcat
Thread Starter help 8 days to revise ukcat Follow 8 hours ago 8h ago Quote: Originally Posted by amaraub damn, i guess you just have to crush out revision then. practice productively, dont just do as many questions as possible and make sure you learn from your mista...
Source: The Student Room - September 16, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: StressyGirl 101 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Re: Learning from failure & quot;Failures the best teachers & quot;
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Source: BMJ Comments - September 16, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: forums

Re: Learning from failure, in & quot;Real life & quot;.
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Source: BMJ Comments - September 15, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: forums

Medical School Interview Course - Should you attend one?
Thread Starter Medical School Interview Course - Should you attend one? Follow 3 hours ago 3h ago Hi everyone, If you are interested in medical school interview courses, we offer a one day training course where we cover the vast majority of topics covered in medical school interview – around 90...
Source: The Student Room - September 14, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Blue Peanut Medical Education Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

How much do GCSEs matter if I'm taking medicine as my course for university?
Thread Starter How much do GCSEs matter if I'm taking medicine as my course for university? Follow 8 hours ago 8h ago GCSEs are just one part of a much larger application, where A levels, work experience, entrance tests, personal qualities, extramural learning will be weighed in the balance. (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - September 12, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Reality Check Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Cheapest Medicine course for International students outside of the UK
Thread Starter Cheapest Medicine course for International students outside of the UK Follow 45 minutes ago 45m ago Quote: Originally Posted by ltsmith Eastern Europe But I wouldn't recommend this route because of the current political situation. No one knows how Br...
Source: The Student Room - September 12, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: ecolier Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Will the BMAT for OCT 2018 involve anything outside the Assumed Subject Knowledge?
Thread Starter Will the BMAT for OCT 2018 involve anything outside the Assumed Subject Knowledge? Follow 3 hours ago 3h ago The title is self-explanatory. Doing past year exams, I noticed some questions about the anatomy of the eye, and other subjects not presented in the Assumed Subject Knowledge Guide....
Source: The Student Room - September 12, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: CyanogenChl Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Doctors and surgeons.
Thread Starter Doctors and surgeons. Follow 13 minutes ago 13m ago Quote: Originally Posted by nexttime A surgeon is a kind of doctor. Unless you are trying to insult them, in which case you have my full support. There are a few ways to become a doctor, but they a...
Source: The Student Room - September 10, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Princepieman Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Choosing Medicine Uni
Thread Starter Choosing Medicine Uni Follow 8 hours ago 8h ago Quote: Originally Posted by s666 Im going into y12 and medicine is the career path i have in mind. I want to start researching unis but i dont know where to start. How do i know whih uni is right for me?...
Source: The Student Room - September 2, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: ecolier Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Friality and the frail population ageing with learning/intellectual disabilities.
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Source: BMJ Comments - August 31, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: forums

Why is chemistry more important than bio when studying medicine
Thread Starter Why is chemistry more important than bio when studying medicine Follow 2 minutes ago 2m ago Quote: Originally Posted by efefeffe and vice versa ... thanks It demonstrates a learning style which it's considered lends itself to studying a m...
Source: The Student Room - August 29, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: meddad Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

is bmat or ukcat harder??
Thread Starter is bmat or ukcat harder?? Follow 4 hours ago 4h ago [QUOTE=sssssw;79495214] Quote: Originally Posted by AzureCeleste Depends on the person and your strengths. which do you say requires more work? im really busy with work and volunteering. also how h...
Source: The Student Room - August 25, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: AzureCeleste Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

UKCAT help and any good courses ??
Thread Starter UKCAT help and any good courses ?? Follow 6 hours ago 6h ago Quote: Originally Posted by chemstudent314 Okay I’ll check it out thank you! What do you mean by backwards? I feel like the thing I find most hard is the time pressure, like the VR the...
Source: The Student Room - August 25, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: AzureCeleste Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Can I get into medical school with 4A*s and 5 As at GCSEs?
Thread Starter Can I get into medical school with 4A*s and 5 As at GCSEs? Follow 6 hours ago 6h ago Quote: Originally Posted by 999tigger Sometimes its faster to google yourself. Its also a skill finding information. Its also better to identify a credible up to date...
Source: The Student Room - August 25, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: ecolier Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Medical school prospects
Thread Starter Medical school prospects Follow 7 hours ago 7h ago Quote: Originally Posted by Rebeccay01 Have just completed my UKCAT and have a total score of 2450 (average 615) with a band 3 situational judgment🙃. My predicted grades are A* A A in biology chemi...
Source: The Student Room - August 22, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Swansea University Colleges Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Applying for Medicine while in the first year of another Degree - Uni Responses
Thread Starter Applying for Medicine while in the first year of another Degree - Uni Responses Follow 1 hour ago 1 hour ago Hi, My son wanted to do medicine after his A levels but did not get through despite decent A levels (AAA) and work-ex. He joined a biochem course in Sept 2017 but did not enjoy it ...
Source: The Student Room - August 22, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: rekhagm Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

What should i do?!
Thread Starter What should i do?! Follow 4 minutes ago 4m ago Quote: Originally Posted by geniequeen48 Hi so i have another shot at medicine. Southampton bm6 said i can retake my chemistry a level and apply again. Bradford gave me an offer to do the foundation...
Source: The Student Room - August 21, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: 999tigger Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Ultimate guide to writing a personal statement for Medicine
Conclusion> summarise (max 6-8 lines) I would also say include 1-2 lines about your A-Levels just for the sake of having a 'complete' PS, however, don't make the mistake of thinking you need to go into detail on this. There's some teachers who tell their students that they should be writing about their A-Levels, whilst it may be true for other courses, this is not the case for Medicine. At least 90% of the medical applicants are studying the same subjects as you, so how could you possibly make yourself look unique by talking about your A-Levels, the A-Levels that everyone else is doing? Grammar: make sure you don'...
Source: The Student Room - August 20, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: HGS345 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

I've got into medical school - would I be crazy to reapply?
Thread Starter I've got into medical school - would I be crazy to reapply? Follow 1 hour ago 1 hour ago Quote: Originally Posted by Glassapple You need to grow up and realise you're in the real world now. You'll adjust, people do all the time. Don't throw away an am...
Source: The Student Room - August 20, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: juacc Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Retook my A-levels (CIE) and still didn't get the grades for med school.
Thread Starter Retook my A-levels (CIE) and still didn't get the grades for med school. Follow 7 hours ago 7h ago Quote: Originally Posted by ecolier Excellent reply from @999tigger. OP is there any reason why you didn't want to study medicine in your home country? ...
Source: The Student Room - August 20, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: 999tigger Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

do i stand a chance w/ no bio a level
Thread Starter do i stand a chance w/ no bio a level Follow 7 hours ago 7h ago Quote: Originally Posted by girl_in_black You can always give it a go and drop it if you feel like you won't be able to. When I was applying, I had a panic about not doing A Level maths, ...
Source: The Student Room - August 18, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: purp1erain Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Will two weeks shadowing be enough?
Thread Starter Will two weeks shadowing be enough? Follow 38 minutes ago 38m ago Quote: Originally Posted by ZackHa Long story short I have a shadowing opportunity for the entirety of September at a local hospital. Problem is that I work full time nights as a suppor...
Source: The Student Room - August 17, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Jpw1097 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

shocked by ukcat
Thread Starter shocked by ukcat Follow 4 hours ago 4h ago Quote: Originally Posted by NeedHelpHelpNeed Yeah, I tried an official mock just for fun (a year before I actually needed to do it) and I did terribly. But it will change once you practise it - you don't eve...
Source: The Student Room - August 17, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Sainsburysbasics Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

AS Results!!! Need advice, for A2 (predicted grades):
Thread Starter AS Results!!! Need advice, for A2 (predicted grades): Follow 6 hours ago 6h ago That's great, I'm sure I am gonna get predicted AAA/ABB (ABB because i'm applying to 2/5 uni's through a lower offer scheme) but yeah, as long as they wont penalise me against my AS then that's great. Thank you...
Source: The Student Room - August 15, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: medicinemaniac Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

St george ’s mmi clearing interviews – mmi stations revision
Thread Starter St george’s mmi clearing interviews – mmi stations revision Follow 6 hours ago 6h ago Here at Blue Peanut we are able to create simulated MMI circuits based on a student’s choice of medical school, based on public information plus what the medical school has told the cand...
Source: The Student Room - August 15, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Blue Peanut Medical Education Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Need advice
Thread Starter Need advice Follow 7 hours ago 7h ago Quote: Originally Posted by Anonymous I wanted to do medicine but i failed my a levels so i decided to take a gap year to think about what i want to do. I've been introduced to It through a friend and learnt a bit...
Source: The Student Room - August 15, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: ecolier Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Read before applying
Thread Starter Read before applying Follow 4 hours ago 4h ago Quote: Originally Posted by sefget Medicine is a really difficult road - especially to those of you who are perfectionists. I was confident in school, never anxious or stressed even about exams - because ...
Source: The Student Room - August 14, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: ecolier Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Is work experience in an eye hospital a good enough alternative for normal hospital?
Thread Starter Is work experience in an eye hospital a good enough alternative for normal hospital? Follow 1 hour ago 1 hour ago Quote: Originally Posted by Sasuke-Uchiha hi guys i been struggling to get work experience/ shadowing in a hospital but i do have 2 weeks...
Source: The Student Room - August 13, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Francesco8801 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Re: What the NHS can learn from community centred care in the Bronx: the Montefiore health system
(Source: BMJ Comments)
Source: BMJ Comments - August 13, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: forums

MEDICINE 2019 ENTRY – Applications from outside the UK
Thread Starter MEDICINE 2019 ENTRY – Applications from outside the UK Follow 39 minutes ago 39m ago There appears to be several students on TSR who are hoping to come to the UK to study medicine from abroad. We have taught such students in our own practice as medical students, and also at a postgra...
Source: The Student Room - August 12, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Blue Peanut Medical Education Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Unsure of graduate entry medicine?
Thread Starter Unsure of graduate entry medicine? Follow 6 hours ago 6h ago Quote: Originally Posted by lydiaaa1 I just finished my Biomedical Science degree and had ambitions to apply for graduate medicine this October. I’ve been practising for my UKCAT in th...
Source: The Student Room - August 12, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Democracy Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Which Medical Schools should I aim for when I graduate?
Thread Starter Which Medical Schools should I aim for when I graduate? Follow 1 hour ago 1 hour ago Qualifications: Scottish Highers: AAAAABB (English, History, Modern Studies, Physics, Maths, Chemistry and Biology) Advanced Higher: C (Physics) Experience: Plan on getting hospital work experience, vol...
Source: The Student Room - August 11, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: blue.stripes Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Medical Student Night Shifts A&E
Thread Starter Medical Student Night Shifts A&E Follow 13 minutes ago 13m ago Thanks, that's useful to know! What Med School did you go to? Yeah I really enjoyed my Acute Med nights, got to learn and do a lot. (Source: The Student Room)
Source: The Student Room - August 10, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: gs1234 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

What can China learn from US FDA events?
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Source: BMJ Comments - August 9, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: forums

Interested in studying Medicine but not Biology..
Thread Starter Interested in studying Medicine but not Biology.. Follow 13 hours ago 13h ago Quote: Originally Posted by cashlinrosario Someone help me sort my head out please. this is very VERY long btw :/ So, I have been interested in studying Medicine for a whi...
Source: The Student Room - August 9, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Democracy Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

RCSI or University of Groningen for medicine?
Thread Starter RCSI or University of Groningen for medicine? Follow 1 hour ago 1 hour ago I am an international student, and currently, have offers for 2018 entry into medicine from both RCSI and University of Groningen. I would like to know which is better in case of curriculum and opportunities in the ...
Source: The Student Room - August 7, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: zackthedoco Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

GAMSAT Exam Conditions Policy; SpLD Student
Thread Starter GAMSAT Exam Conditions Policy; SpLD Student Follow 8 hours ago 8h ago Hiya! Some advice is needed for GAMSAT! I'm looking at applying for March 2019, but I have a tonne of learning disabilities that need specific requirements (laptop, seperate room, extra time). However, GAMSAT want pr...
Source: The Student Room - August 7, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: Flellophocus Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

What makes a good personal statement for Medicine?
Thread Starter What makes a good personal statement for Medicine? Follow 1 hour ago 1 hour ago Quote: Originally Posted by une rock Oh, ok, thank you! I haven't really done any workshops or olympiads etc. but I have done an EPQ regarding a medical field so I'm hopin...
Source: The Student Room - August 6, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: MaggieMoo3 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Re: What the NHS can learn from community centred care in the Bronx: the Montefiore health system
(Source: BMJ Comments)
Source: BMJ Comments - August 5, 2018 Category: General Medicine Source Type: forums

BMAT ninja
Thread Starter BMAT ninja Follow 1 hour ago 1 hour ago When I was revising for the BMAT I just used all the free online BMAT ninja sources and bought one of the BMAT books at that was sufficient enough for me. For what you need to know and learn you can revise using websites such as bbc bitsize or gcse n...
Source: The Student Room - August 5, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: AzureCeleste Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Studying Medicine with Learning Disabilities
Thread Starter Studying Medicine with Learning Disabilities Follow 2 hours ago 2h ago We have had medical students who suffer from autistic spectrum disorder, dyslexia and mental health problems. The effect on your ability to study and practice medicine depends on the individual disease and its severity....
Source: The Student Room - August 3, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: BPMED Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Selling GAMSAT materials
Thread Starter Selling GAMSAT materials Follow 8 hours ago 8h ago Hello people, I am selling GAMSAT materials, if anyone needs anything PM me! These are some of the things I have available: -GAMSAT Gold standard (2016-2017) textbook with syllabus and all content to learn! -Des O'Neill Revision gui...
Source: The Student Room - August 3, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: medhopeeful Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums

Don't have enough work experience for medicine ??
Thread Starter Don't have enough work experience for medicine ?? Follow 59 minutes ago 59m ago Hi, so I'm applying for medicine this year and currently revising for the ukcat in a couple weeks. As I decided late into year 12 that I wanted to pursue medicine, I'm concerned I don't have enough work experie...
Source: The Student Room - July 28, 2018 Category: Universities & Medical Training Authors: abb41289 Tags: Medicine Source Type: forums