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Medical Students approaching finals exams with new technology at their fingertips

The following weeks will represent the culmination of years of hard work by medical students over the past 1-5 years. Revision patterns have been changing and increasingly medical students are approaching final examinations preparing for them using web based MCQ, OSCE and video guides. For the first time, resources like podcasts and the like have […]

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Personalising Medicine

So Warwick played host to the International Symposium on the Personalisation of medicines last week. So what’s it all about: From the genome to the clinic: how individual genotypes can influence  what drugs we give somebody? All I can think of is that 1.) I’m not so sure that the drug companies will be particularly […]

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Medical Careers

As one of the MedicalEducator.co.uk team I was pleased to be invited to speak at the West Midlands Deanery/ BMA Careers Fair held at the Birmingham ThinkTank on Friday10th-11th October. Present included representation from the BMA, a variety of careers advice services, a number of Locum agencies, and some (not free!) coffee. The event was […]