Medical Summer School by TasteMedicine

Medical Summer School by TasteMedicine
Event on 2017-08-26 09:00:00
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 The importance of taking a good history Empathy and good communication Practice taking histories from our professional patient actors! The heart – what does it do, and what can go wrong? Learn how to examine a patient’s heart with a stethoscope! The brain – medicine’s mystery… Diseases of the brain Budding Surgeons Learn about the most common surgical emergencies Suturing: its purpose and the different types of suture Practice your own suturing skills with real surgical sutures! Basic first aid – how to approach the sick patient Learn how to perform CPR Surgical scenarioes – work as a team to solve some of the most common surgical problems! 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: or register on eventbrite website 🙂

at Imperial College
58 Princes Gate
City of London, United Kingdom

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