Octoberystwyth

Posted on 6 November 2018 by Edward Hatfield

Dear reader, you might be thinking, “oh no, not again. Here goes that eccentric student, sounding off about god-knows-what.” If you weren’t thinking it, you are now, because you just read it. Well, now I’ve got us all on the same page, let’s get right to it. Four more weeks in and Aberystwyth hasn’t lost
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Clinical Skills, Snowdon and Surgery

Posted on 9 October 2018 by Ella Wooding

Hello! I’ve had a busy 2 weeks since I last wrote a post! We had a week of clinical skills teaching, which was great! Sian and Jayne, 2 of the clinical skills teachers from Cardiff, came up to teach us all of the clinical skills that we need to learn this year. The skills we
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Welcome to Aberystwyth

Posted on 8 October 2018 by Edward Hatfield

  When I decided to try to write about our time here in Aberystwyth and about what this pilot for CARER was like I didn’t realise what I’d let myself in for – “I didn’t realise what I let myself in for when I decided to try to write about our time here in Aberystwyth,”
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September in Aberystwyth

Posted on 1 October 2018 by carer

Hello, my name is Sue Fish and I’m the Senior Clinical Lecturer for the CARER Programme based in Aberystwyth. I’m also a GP in Borth Surgery 9 miles north of Aberystwyth and I have one of the 7 CARER students, Abishek based with me. I grew up in Cardiff and trained in London but love
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Llyn Idwal and Betws-y-Coed

Posted on 22 September 2018 by Ella Wooding

Hello! I’ve been in Bangor for 3 weeks now and everything is going really well! The area around Bangor is so beautiful; there’s the coast, the mountains in Snowdonia, and lots of cute little towns and villages. We have already all done a lot of exploring! Last Wednesday after a morning in the GP surgery
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First Week in Bangor

Posted on 10 September 2018 by Ella Wooding

Hello! I’ve been in Bangor for a week now and the time has flown by! It’s been a bit of a whirlwind, but I’ve got myself settled and everything is going really well. My first challenge was the journey up here. I only returned from my summer holiday 2 days before I had to leave
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