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How to choose a medical school

admin | June 13, 2018

So you have decided that becoming a doctor is the only thing you want to do. You are doing the right A levels, and you are pretty bright! However, where should you go to study for the next 4–6 years?…..

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The interview

admin | June 13, 2018

The majority of medical schools interview all applicants whom they feel have a reasonable chance of getting places. This means that about half of applicants are invited for interview, and most will get places. But, at present, Southampton, Belfast, Edinburgh…..

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Your school’s perspective

admin | June 13, 2018

It might at first appear odd for a teacher to be giving advice on applying to medical school. I do, however, have a peculiar perspective on the process; I was a medical student myself before completing a BSc and PhD…..

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Entry requirements to medical school

admin | June 13, 2018

Should you study medicine? Although this chapter is mainly aimed at helping you get a place at a medical school, the degree of your commitment to medicine is so important, not only for achieving this but also for dictating whether…..

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Medicine – Remembering the past, looking to the future

admin | June 13, 2018

Doctors practising today can call on a huge body of knowledge and experience when they treat their patients. There are thousands of journals to read, hundreds of guidelines to follow and an almost unlimited number of scientific ideas to be…..

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A Career in Medicine:

admin | June 13, 2018

Do you have what it takes?

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