Medical Projects - Medic Insight Day Course - London

Medic Insight Day

 London, UK

Course Overview

The Medic Insight day is a one-day course designed to give ambitious pre-medical students (that’s you) a taste of life as a Doctor. Our new and improved course teaches students about what it is like to be a Doctor within an NHS hospital in a clear, insightful way. From taking a patient history, to suturing an injury, students will adopt the role of a Doctor as they engage and communicate with live-simulated patients. All of our Medic Insight Days are completed in training centres within our partner NHS hospitals and will be taught by our experienced, world-class Doctors.

This Course Is Suitable For:

This is for any students considering applying to medical school.

This Course Includes:

Welcome and introduction session with our NHS Doctors

Insight into roles within a hospital and how this affects the patient experience

Learning how to communicate effectively with patients

Discovering key points of reading an x-ray

2 x clinical skills sessions

Teaching on the career path of a Doctor

Insight into being a medical student and junior Doctor

Live-simulation practice with simulated patients who have medical conditions, followed by Doctor feedback

1:1 time with an NHS Doctor

A 30 minute Q&A session with the NHS Doctor

Learning about a range of medical conditions

 

Course Learning Outcomes

To gain a genuine understanding into the role of a Doctor

To develop teamwork, leadership and communication skills

To develop basic clinical skills taught to students at Medical School

To gain a deeper understanding into the process of becoming a Doctor

Gain experiences that can be used to boost your university applications

Next Available Course:

Date: Wednesday 23rd October 2019

Location: The Whittington Hospital, Magdala Ave, London N19 5NF

Course Timetable

Morning Session

After introductions at 10am we start our day by learning about the different roles in the Multi-Disciplinary Team before moving on to an interactive session on taking a patient history and performing basic patient assessments. There is also time before lunch to learn how to read x-rays and insert cannulas!

Lunchtime

For lunch we head to the hospital canteen at our partner hospital. Here students can choose from a range of options including vegetarian and halal foods. Just remember to bring around £5-7 to cover your lunch!

Afternoon Session

We begin the afternoon with a practical session teaching students to suture wounds. Then it is on to the career path of a doctor, where students can learn about the specialities available within medicine! Its is then time to put the morning sessions into action and diagnose some patients, before the day ends with a Q&A session with our Doctor.

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4 Reasons To Join This Course

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Get a taste of life working as a Doctor

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Practise some key clinical skills

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Improve your Medical School application

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Learn from qualified UK Doctors and Medical Students

Course Fee

Single-day course – £99

Course Dates

23rd October 2019

19th February 2020

8th April 2020

15th July 2020

29th July 2020

Book Your Place

Group Bookings

If you are interested in booking our Medic Insight for a group of students please get in touch with us using the link below to discuss the available options.