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Medisense reads... Past Mortems

If you're looking for something to read while you lounge in the sun, check out our review of Carla Valentine's Past Mortems! Perhaps your next summer read?

Guest Blog: Jess Leighton, 12.07.2019

Medisense reads... With the End in Mind

As medicine hovers the line between science and art, the 'art' side of CPD is often left unrecognised. Check out our new series on medical literature, starting with Kathryn Mannix's With the End in Mind!

“Oh sorry, I’m just a med student…”

Medical students are widely regarded as a different species. The stereotypes - cut throat, super intelligent, socially privileged, work hard and party harder - go before us and make many medics (especially those more senior) reluctant to declare their role. Of course, all of us are hugely privileged to be in this position, but it can be a lonely and difficult place to be.

Guest Blog: Jess Leighton, 08.12.2018

Mastering the Intercalation

Considering intercalation? Academic hopeful Jess gives us the low down on the Masters by Research, the first in our intercalation blog series.

Guest Blog: Jess Leighton, 15.10.2018

Getting ahead in medical school

Do you wanna be the very best, like no one ever was before? We can't help you catch 'em all, but here are some tips to be a stand-out medical student!

Guest Blog: Jess Leighton, 23.05.2018