In the latest instalment of our scholarship series, where the best athletic talents within the Faculty of Biology, Medicine and Health at The University of Manchester are showcased, we caught up with Dentistry student and elite Duathlete, Laura Smith… I definitely don’t fit into the cliché Dental student that ‘always wanted to pursue a career in … More Scholarship Series: Laura Smith – Duathlon and Dentistry
Edward Small is a 4th-year dental student and a student ambassador for the BDS Dentistry course. Although it’s been a few years since he was a ‘fresher’ back in 2016, Welcome Week is by no means just for first-years. Students from all year groups get involved with helping you settle into the city, your accommodation, … More Welcome Week: Cramming everything in is no Small feat!
It is an uncomfortable truth that Manchester has the highest rate of homelessness in the north of England, with one in 135 Mancunians sleeping rough. Although the ultimate hope for these individuals is to be housed, another big concern is their health and wellbeing. Dentistry students at the University of Manchester have been trying to … More The Homeless Care Project
Being a Dentistry student is tough enough on its own but being the Co-president of the Manchester Undergraduate Dental Research Society at the same time brings all sorts of challenges. Third year student on the BDS programme, Edward Small, is exactly that and recently he was part of a team that was tasked with organising … More The British Undergraduate Dental Research Conference
Dentistry student, Imogen Turner, is one of the fortunate few students each year who receive a sports scholarship from the University of Manchester. Imogen is an incredibly talented netball player and has flourished in the game since taking it up in high school after a nudge in the right direction from one of her teachers. … More Scholarship Series: Imogen Turner – Netball and Dentistry
Georgia Hallett has had a love for skiing from a very young age and her passion soon became a competitive outlet through which she would excel at for years to come. She is currently in her fifth-year of studying BDS Dentistry, and with the help of a University of Manchester scholarship, she continues to impress … More Scholarship Series: Georgia Hallett – Skiing and Dentistry
The step-up from second year to third comes with it’s fair share of challenges, but Dentistry student, Ayoola Bode has taken it in her stride. Here, she walks us through a day (or half) in the shoes of third-year Dental student on placement and the busy, early morning schedule. Although third year has only just … More A typical day on placement as a third-year Dental student