The UCLU Medical Society InspireMEdicine Conference, proudly sponsored by Elsevier (www.elsevierhealth.co.uk), is a national, student-run event which will be held at University College London on Saturday 24th January 2015.
The conference is designed to celebrate all that medicine has to offer and aims to revitalise medical students at every stage in their course who may be feeling disillusioned by the long terms, hard work and countless exams which make up their degree. With input from each of the 17 sections of UCLU Medical Society, the InspireMEdicine Conference will provide an opportunity for students to examine a huge variety of medical specialities in more depth, allowing them to discover more about the profession and its countless opportunities.
What to expect at the conference:
**Professor Jane Dacre, President of the Royal College of Physicians
**Miss Su-Anna Boddy, Consultant Paediatric Urologist and Member of Council at the Royal College of Surgeons
**Professor Mike Pringle, President of the Royal College of General Practitioners
- Thought-provoking panel discussion
“Prevention is better than cure” – Do we practise what we preach?
**Professor Mark Baker, Director of the Centre for Clinical Practice at the National Institute of Health and Care Excellence
**Mr Kenneth Charman, Visiting Fellow at the Institute of Ageing and Health at Newcastle University
**Dr Aseem Malhotra, Interventional Cardiologist and Consultant Clinical Associate to the Academy of Medical Royal Colleges
- Interactive workshops on over 15 different medical specialities
- Research poster presentation
- The InspireMEdicine Challenge
- Sponsorship fair
- Lunch and refreshments included in your ticket price
- Evening networking and social event with performance from UCLU’s medical student comedy group, the ‘MDs’
To find out more about the event, please visit http://www.facebook.com/ucluinspiremedicine or our website http://www.medicalsociety.org.uk/inspireme
To buy tickets for the event, please go to: http://uclu.org/whats-on/clubs-societies/medical-society-inspiremedicine-conference NB – Early Bird tickets are available only until Friday 19th December and the earlier you buy your ticket, the more likely you are to secure your top choice of our workshops when allocations open in the New Year, so get yours now!
We welcome students from any university and would be delighted if you could attend. We look forward to seeing you there! Please don’t hesitate to contact inspireMEdicine@medicalsociety.org.uk for more information.