So, as many of you may know, I’m in the middle of my exams, hence my noticeable absence from social media and my blog. One of the parts I’ve really struggled with, is motivation. I’m in my fifth year now, and though I’m near the end of my degree, I often feel a little like…… Continue reading Staying Motivated, When You Feel Like You’re Falling Behind
Hi Guys, This video is collection of a few of the questions that I get asked regularly, about being a medical student, at the University of Cambridge. I thought it would be more efficient to answer them in one go, instead of sending the same reply individually. Hopefully this is useful, if there are any…… Continue reading Frequently Asked Questions!
In this video, I take you around my favorite places in Cambridge; the places I go to when I want to wind down, and forget about all of the work I have to do! St John’s College: This is the college I am at! I’ve never quite gotten over how beautiful it is, and I’ve…… Continue reading My Favourite Places In Cambridge
Hi Guys! This video is about hings I wish I’d known before I started University. The fact that I’m at medical school, puts a bit of a unique spin on it. Hopefully this gives those of you thinking about applying to medical school, some idea of what it’s like here!
Hi Guys! I thought I’d try something new, and vlog for a day! I’m a bit worried about how helpful/fun this will be, as I can’t film in certain buildings, to protect patient privacy. But hopefully (!!!) this video gives you some insight into what goes on in a General Practice placement.
In the UK, there are a multitude of medical schools, each with unique selling points (and drawbacks!) This can make it hard to select just four, for your UCAS application. When it came to picking the universities I applied to, here are a few things I considered. Entrance exams: when it came to picking the…… Continue reading How To Pick the Right Medical School?
I get a lot of questions about the sort of work experience that is necessary to help build a successful medical school application. There are a variety of different ways that you can prove a commitment to medicine and science, and the development of characteristics necessary to make a good doctor. Below are a few ideas that I think could help you with this, and certainly helped with my application!