The NIHR is the National Institute for Health Research and aims to create and support world class research in the NHS by healthcare professionals. In simple terms, it's the NHS' research 'side.' To this end, it has a number of 'training pathways' to choose from, depending on what sort of healthcare professional you are. The … Continue reading NIHR Annual Trainee Meeting- Lessons and Learning Points
It's taken me a while to get back to the blog- those of you who follow my Instragram page will know I've been somewhat swamped but I'm keen to get back to it now. What better week to start than Antibiotic Awareness Week 2017, eh? Let's start by going back to the beginning. This man: … Continue reading Fleming and Antibiotic Awareness Week
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Study tips for med students and anyone that wants to learn.
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Thinking positively isn't always that easy. Here I discuss how I learnt self confidence and coping strategies for a healthier mind.
A little advice for new doctors
The most "un-British" bug that could genuinely break your heart
So I started this blog to share with you my ups and downs of training. And because I realised I had too much to say for Instagram! I'm a pretty positively-minded person: obviously I've had my down times, same as anyone else (and perhaps worse) but I've always believed that I have the power to … Continue reading Am I an Impostor?!