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Posted on 2 October 2021 by Megan Hodgson
1 month ago now, I was in Cardiff, only a few days away from starting my 3rd year of Medical school, unsure about what this year would hold for me! […]
Posted on 27 August 2020 by Edward Hatfield
The third year of studying medicine at Cardiff is where you start your clinical placement. Sometimes this conjures up images for the public of smartly dressed young men in pressed […]
Posted on 27 July 2020 by Callum Wood
Aberystwyth. What can I say? This has been the best year of my life, never mind medical school. I’ll do my best to put it in as few words as […]
Posted on 22 July 2020 by Angharad Eburne
Deciding to take the rural education route (RER) in my 3rd year led to me having the most enjoyable of my 4 years of university so far. This was not […]
Posted on 9 July 2020 by Kayleigh Wijesinghe
Hey fam! Such a joy to share with you our flat night making pizza! Hope y’all enjoy! Sending much lockdown love xx https://youtu.be/8hXIzhwD-wU
Hey guys! Hope that you're all well! I'm one of the CARER students in sunny Aberystwyth and here’s a video of my 11 tips to help you study during lockdown. […]
Posted on 18 May 2020 by Emanuele Pirozzi
CARER: a rushed decision that turned out to be one of the best academic choices I have ever made. Between great outdoor scenery, amazing clinical tutors and a brilliant ensemble of gorgeous people, this year in Aberystwyth has been so special...
Posted on 17 May 2020 by Francesca Saleh
Being on the RER Programme eases you into working in the clinical environment from having years of lectures and tutorials. It also allows you to appreciate primary care and GPs, […]
Posted on 16 May 2020 by Freya Crispin
Being part of CARER this year has been quite the adventure. When I was dragged to the lecture advertising it by Callum and Alice, I was initially very sceptical. Why […]
Posted on 16 July 2019 by Ella Wooding
Living in Bangor has been a very different experience to living in Cardiff, but definitely just as good! Bangor is a much much smaller city than Cardiff, which does take […]
Cardiff School of Medicine - Students taking up the opportunity to have a year of their education delivered in a community setting.
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