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A Good Doctor
Medicine

Novel finding: reading fiction can make you a better doctor

“For this was the point, surely: he would be a better doctor for having read literature. What deep readings his modified sensibility might make of human suffering, of the self-destructive folly or sheer bad ...

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Thinking about applying for a medical school
Medicine

So you’re thinking of applying to a portfolio school?

For most people thinking of applying to medical schools next year, my advice is to just ...

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Research as a medical student
Medicine

Research in medical school – what, when, how, and with whom?

As has previously been posted in these blog series, it is getting harder and harder to get into specialty training following medical school. Why is this important to you now? Well, to ensure an ‘easier’ pr...

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Volunteering and Building Portfolio
Medicine

V for…volunteering

Following on from the blog post 'So you're thinking of applying to a portfolio school?', over ...

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Waiting for results post-GAMSAT
Medicine

Waiting for news!

Hello there GAMSATers!

Congratulations firstly to all of you who have sat the extremely painful GAMSAT® Exam and gotten to the other side. Even though you may be feeling horrible and full of worry, this ...

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Medical school entry rule changes
Announcements

Changes to medical school admissions for 2016 entry

As Bob Dylan said, The Times They Are a-Changin'.  The beast that is the world of graduate medical school admissions just got a whole lot more confusing, with yet another university pulling out of the GEMSAS ...

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