Guest Blog: Dr.eam Big – a healthcare admissions conference for Year 10 and 11 students

Today on the MDS Outreach blog we have a post, from Anjitha Anilkumar, a medical student at the University of Birmingham and Birmingham Widening Access to Medical Sciences (BWAMS) Dr.eam Big 2021 Conference Chair. On Saturday 15th May 2021, the Birmingham Widening Access to Medical Sciences ( BWAMS) society hosted our first ever Dr.eam Big … Continue reading “Guest Blog: Dr.eam Big – a healthcare admissions conference for Year 10 and 11 students”

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Guest Blog: Medical School and Beyond Conference 2021

Today on the MDS Outreach blog we have a post, from Chevonne Risbrooke, a medical student at the University of Birmingham and Vice President of the African and Caribbean Medical Society (ACMS). The Medical School and Beyond Conference is an annual event hosted by the African and Caribbean Medical Society in collaboration with Melanin Medics. Our … Continue reading “Guest Blog: Medical School and Beyond Conference 2021”

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Guest Blog: Healthcare in Adversity: A Humanitarian Perspective

Today on the MDS Outreach blog we have a post, from Leah Heredia, a medical student at the University of Birmingham and Vice President of Birmingham’s Friends of Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF). On Saturday 6th March, Birmingham’s Friends of MSF society hosted our annual conference, with this year’s theme being ‘Healthcare in Adversity: A Humanitarian … Continue reading “Guest Blog: Healthcare in Adversity: A Humanitarian Perspective”

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Guest Blog: Dr.eam Dentistry 2021

Today on the MDS Outreach blog we have a post, from Golasa Sheikh Akbari, a dental student at the University of Birmingham and Birmingham Widening Access to Medical Sciences (BWAMS) Dr.eam Dentistry 2021 Conference Chair.   On Saturday 20th February 2021, Birmingham Widening Access to Medical Sciences (BWAMS) society hosted their first Dr.eam Dentistry Conference … Continue reading “Guest Blog: Dr.eam Dentistry 2021”

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Guest Blog: DR.EAM Junior Virtual Widening Participation Conference 2020

Today on the MDS Outreach blog we have a post, from Louise Griffin, an intercalating medical student, member of Birmingham Widening Access to Medical Sciences and Dr.eam Junior Conference Chair. On Saturday 28th November 2020, Birmingham Widening Access to Medical Sciences (BWAMS) society hosted their annual Dr.eam Junior Conference for Year 12 students interested in … Continue reading “Guest Blog: DR.EAM Junior Virtual Widening Participation Conference 2020”

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Guest Blog – A Guide to Widening Participation: My Story by Anam Chaudhry Dentistry alumna

This guest blog is written by Anam Chaudhry, a recent alumna of the School of Dentistry at the University of Birmingham. Anam participated in the nationwide widening participation programme Realising Opportunities before starting university and shares her story to support the next generation of students realise their ambition of studying to be come a dentist. … Continue reading “Guest Blog – A Guide to Widening Participation: My Story by Anam Chaudhry Dentistry alumna”

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Guest Blog – African Caribbean Medical Mentors – 3 years of growth

This guest blog is written by Monique Wheatle, a Medical Student at the University of Birmingham and co-founder of the African Caribbean Medical Mentors organisation. Who I am and what I do: My name is Monique Wheatle, and I’m a graduate entry medical student at the University of Birmingham. I previously studied Biomedical Science at … Continue reading “Guest Blog – African Caribbean Medical Mentors – 3 years of growth”

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Guest Blog – Applying to study dentistry: how I wrote my personal statement

This guest blog is written by Talia Harris, a Dental Student at the University of Birmingham and a member of Birmingham Widening Access to the Medical Sciences. Hi everyone! I’m Talia and I’m a 1st year Dental student at Birmingham University. Sitting down to write my personal statement seemed like the impossible task. I remember … Continue reading “Guest Blog – Applying to study dentistry: how I wrote my personal statement”

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