Suicide prevention – The Mental Health Nursing perspective

Like every student on a Mental Health Nursing course, Jess Manning is empathetic. She wants to help and support those who are going through a difficult period in their lives and she’s learning how best to do that at The University of Manchester. One topic that every mental health nurse must look at is suicide … More Suicide prevention – The Mental Health Nursing perspective

How an MSc in Audiology has helped me to fulfil my dreams

Audiology has been taught at The University of Manchester for 100 years with thousands of students graduating over the years from both undergraduate and postgraduate audiology degrees. Awajimijana Otana is a recent graduate from the MSc Audiology programme and is now currently employed by the NHS as a Senior Specialist Paediatric Audiologist. Discover how the … More How an MSc in Audiology has helped me to fulfil my dreams

Learning practically at The University of Manchester

Final year Optometry student, Emily Mather, is entering the final few months of her undergraduate degree here at The University of Manchester. With a pre-reg year in London just around the corner, Emily reflects below on the clinical experience she has gained throughout her time in Manchester and the skills she has picked up along … More Learning practically at The University of Manchester

Transitioning to life as a junior doctor

In a month where medicine interviews are taking place for the next cohort of Manchester medical students, we hear from someone at the opposite end of their medicine journey at Manchester. Prakhar Srivastava graduated in July 2019 and has since moved to London to begin life as a junior doctor. Currently undertaking his postgraduate foundation … More Transitioning to life as a junior doctor

Looking ahead to a Cancer Research UK funded PhD

Last November, a group of five medical students from The University of Manchester visited The University of Cambridge’s MB-PhD symposium in preparation for the equivalent programme that UoM and Cancer Research UK (CRUK) are looking to deliver. One of the students in the cohort, Andrew Chai, discusses the symposium below and explains how it’s made … More Looking ahead to a Cancer Research UK funded PhD