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Past Webinars

Available on-demand.

Past webinars 2021

Date: 13th January 2021

What are the medical school interviews really like?

Host: Layo Soruna

In this webinar recording, Layo is talking about her experience from medical school interviews including:

– How she was preparing for her interview

– How she was feeling before and during her interview

– How her interview went

– What questions she was asked

– How she answered the questions

– Tips and advice on medical school interviews based on her experience

There will be around 20 minutes of discussion with Layo and approximately 25 minutes for student questions.

Past webinars 2020

Date: 9th December 2020

Hot Topics In The NHS

Host: Minnie Kenworthy 

In this webinar recording, we will be covering the most relevant and pressing topics in the NHS including:

-Talking about the history of NHS in your interview

– NHS handling of COVID-19

– Brexit and NHS

– COVID-19 vaccine

– Dr Bawa-Garba situation

There will be around 20 minutes of discussion with Minnie Kenworthy and approximately 25 minutes for student questions.

Date: 25th November 2020

Do You Have What It Takes To Be A Medical Student?

Host: Dr April Diviney

In this webinar recording, we will be covering the key qualities, skills and attributes you need to be a medical student.:

– Organisation and planning

– You can’t know everything

– Asking for help

– Teamwork

– Accepting criticism

There will be around 15 minutes of discussion with Dr April Diviney and approximately 25 minutes for student questions.

Date: 11th November 2020

The Inside Scoop On Medical School Interviews

Host: Minnie Kenworthy and Aaliyah Ahmed

In this webinar recording, we will look into the medical school interviews and talk about the things you should know about the interviews:

– The 2 Types of Interview

– What are your interviewers looking for?

– How to answer the ‘Why medicine?’ question

– How to answer the ‘Hot topics’ question

– Situational Judgement and Ethics

– Role Play Tips And Tricks

There will be around 25 minutes of discussion with Minnie Kenworthy and Aaliyah Ahmed and approximately 20 minutes for student questions.

Date: 28th October 2020

A Day In The Life Of A Surgeon

Host: James Olivier

In this webinar, we were talking to a qualified Surgeon James Olivier (ST5 Registrar in General Surgery), about a day in his life!

We were talking about the process of becoming a Surgeon and also what it is like to be a Surgeon.

James was also answering a lot of questions from the audience and revealed a lot of very interesting information about being a Surgeon.

Date: 14th October 2020

Title: How To Find Medical Work Experience

In this webinar recording, we will cover an overview of How To Find Medical Work Experience:

– The key insight of work experience

– Volunteering

– Online Resources

– 9 recommended books to start with

– Traditional work experience

– Reflection is key

There will be around 25 minutes of discussion with Dr April Diviney and approximately 20 minutes for student questions.

Date: 30th September 2020

Title: Is My Personal Statement Good Enough?

Host: Minnie Kenworthy – 4th Year Medical Student & Dr April Diviney

This is a live webinar with interactive polls. We will cover:

– Importance of a personal statement

– What are Medical Schools looking for?

– Importance of a personal statement

– How to write about the skills they are looking for?

– Top Tips

There will be around 20 minutes discussion from our Medical Student and approximately 20 minutes for student questions.

Date: 16th September 2020

Title: 10 Things You Need To Do To Apply To Medical School

Host: Dr April Diviney

This is a live webinar with interactive polls. We will cover:

– An overview of the application process

– Work Experience

– Personal Statements

There will be around 20 minutes discussion from our Medical Student and approximately 20 minutes for student questions.

Date: 2nd June 2020

Title: Post UCAT – What you need to know

Host: Minnie Kenworthy – 4th Year Medical Student

This is a live webinar with interactive polls. We will cover:

– What is a good UCAT score

– University choices & the UCAT

– What to do if you have a low score & where to apply

There will be around 20 minutes discussion from our Medical Student and approximately 20 minutes for student questions.

Date: 19th June 2020

Title: How to reflect on work experience correctly

Host: Dr April Diviney

This is a live webinar with interactive polls. We will cover:

– The importance of reflection

– Reflection frameworks

– Two examples of great reflection

There will be around 20 minutes discussion from our Medical Student and approximately 20 minutes for student questions. 

Date: 4th June 2020

Title: An Introduction to Asthma

Host: Minnie Kenworthy – 4th Year Medical Student

This is a live webinar with interactive polls. We will cover:

– The pathophysiology and symptoms of Asthma

– Treatment within a GP setting 

– Treatment within an emergency setting

There will be around 20 minutes discussion from our Medical Student and approximately 20 minutes for student questions. 

Date: 19th May 2020

Title: Work Experience During Lockdown

Host: Dr April Diviney

This webinar looks at a variety of alternative options to traditional work experience. We look at some great volunteering options, online resources, books, blogs and news resouces that all students can access.

Date: 8th May 2020

Title: Learning About ‘Heart Attacks’

Host: Minnie Kenworthy – 4th Year Medical Student

This webinar covers some intermediate heart anatomy as well as looking at the common idea of a ‘heart attack’. It also looks at a common management plan as well as how they can prevents. There is also a Q&A session at the end.

Date: 27th April 2020

Title: Being an A&E Doctor during COVID-19

Host: Dr April Diviney

This webinar was a second version of the webinar on the 9th April 2020. We had to run two webinars due to demand. They both cover the same topic.

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