TasteMedicine - medical school taster courses for secondary school students
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TasteMedicine - medical school taster courses for secondary school students

TasteMedicine - medical school taster courses for secondary school students

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South Kensington Campus

Imperial College Road

London

SW7

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We’ll give you the medical school experience! Our themed, interactive courses, passionately delivered by doctors and medical students, cater for secondary school students of all ages. We will give you a real taste of what studying medicine entails, and hopefully inspire a passion for what is a fascinating and rewarding subject!

We offer two seperate themed days - Future Physicians and Budding Doctors. Each day will include practicals, experiments, videos and lots of fun!

Future Physicians

  1. The importance of taking a good history
  2. Empathy and good communication
  3. Practice taking histories from our professional patient actors!
  4. The heart – what does it do, and what can go wrong?
  5. Learn how to examine a patient’s heart with a stethoscope!
  6. The brain – medicine’s mystery…
  7. Diseases of the brain

Budding Surgeons

  1. Learn about the most common surgical emergencies
  2. Suturing: its purpose and the different types of suture
  3. Practice your own suturing skills with real surgical sutures!
  4. Basic first aid - how to approach the sick patient
  5. Learn how to perform CPR
  6. Surgical scenarioes - work as a team to solve some of the most common surgical problems!
  7. Learn how to take blood and practise on our models (the same ones used to train doctors).

For more information and to register please visit: www.tastemedicine.com or register on eventbrite website :)


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