The Young Doctor Programme Manchester

Sunday December 3rd 2017

The University of Manchester

(see tabs above to learn more about the timetable of each day)

  • Medicine is one of the world’s most prestigious and highly-regarded professions. It is therefore one of the most competitive: there are around 65,000 applications to medical school each year, for fewer than 7,000 places. The Young Doctor Programme brings highly-accomplished UK doctors into a room to give you a wholehearted experience of life in the medical profession.

    There are three clear outcomes for the day:

    • You will gain a deep insight into life as a doctor, both through sessions with current professionals AND through practising some keys tasks yourself – including examining a patient’s x-ray, discussing diagnoses and suturing. The programme therefore becomes akin to work experience in the medical field.
    • You will be directed in how to maximise your chances of gaining admission into a top UK medical school – including how to excel in applications and interviews.
    • You will meet and network with established doctors from a variety of medical disciplines, and be given the chance to ask them questions on a personal basis. These professionals can become vital mentors for you throughout your career.

    The Young Doctor Programme therefore represents a fantastic opportunity for you to both experience life as a doctor and prepare for the medical school admission process. Students can also reference their attendance on the programme in UCAS personal statements as an example of their commitment to pursuing a career in the medical profession.

    Programme Fee: £130/student. If 2 or more places are booked students receive a 10% discount. Enter code GROUP10 at checkout to benefit from this.

    Refund Policy: We do not offer cash refunds for programme bookings. However, we do provide 100% credit against your purchase in case you can no longer attend the programme you have booked for if you cancel before the programme takes place. That credit can be used against any future programme run by InvestIN Education by you or one of your associates. For a full list of terms and conditions, please click here.

  • Programme Timetable*

    10.00am The world of a doctor - Your duties to patients
    - The demands and expectations
    - Working in hospital
    - Your career options
    - Structure and funding
    - Current issues
    11.30am Applying to medical school - Model UCAS personal statements
    - Excelling at interviews
    - Participate in mock interviews
    - Choosing the right medical school
    - Excelling in the UKCAT and BMAT tests
    - Advice from Oxford and Cambridge alumni
    1.30pm Lunch
    2.30pm Practical 1: An hour in A&E - Examine a patient’s x-ray
    - Investigate symptoms
    - Discuss diagnosis
    - Initiating treatment
    4.00pm Practical 2: Suturing - Stitch up a patient’s wounds
    - Working under pressure
    - Live practical demonstration from a senior surgeon
    5.00pm Panel discussion - Ask all your questions to high-ranking doctors across various disciplines
    - Guidance on applications from those on the inside
    - Receive personal advice
    6.00pm Close

    *exact programme format subject to change without notice

  • Venue

    Location

    The University of Manchester
    Renold Building
    Altrincham Street
    Manchester
    M1 7JA
    United Kingdom

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If 2 or more places are booked, students can receive a 10% discount. Enter the provided group discount code GROUP10 on the product page at checkout to benefit from this.

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QUESTION? Please email us at:
info@investineducation.co.uk
or call us on 0844 057 0242
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