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Blog

Our blogs are written by medical experts in their field, to provide insight into the medical application process and life as a doctor.

July 4, 2017

Careers after Medicine – What are my Options?

by Dukes Medical Applications

Details of the career opportunities available after medical school such as hospital doctor, university lecturer, paramedic, research scientist and a medic in the armed forces.

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June 20, 2017

MMI Interviews – 8 Top Tips

by Dr Emma Brierley

MMIs (Multiple Medical Interviews) are now the most common type of interviews used by medical schools.

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June 8, 2017

Life As A Doctor – My First Shift

by Dr Emma Brierley

Your first day as a junior doctor will be many things; exciting, stressful, fun, and will require you to take on responsibility. Most of all, the experience will certainly stay with you forever.

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June 8, 2017

Choosing Paediatrics – Reflections from a Surgeon

by Mrs Nicola Comer

Surgeon Nicola Comer reflects on her 18 year career in clinical medicine and how she came to work in paediatrics.

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June 8, 2017

Medicine Interviews – Current problems in the NHS

by Dr Emma Brierley

When attending a Medicine interview, students need to be prepared to speak about a wide range of questions. A common topic is the NHS, and the challenges it faces.

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May 18, 2017

8 Quick Steps To A Better BMAT Score

by Dr Emma Brierley

Our 8 Top Tips for the BMAT give some important guidance on how to improve your practice and the quality of your answers.

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