UCL Medical School News

UCL Medical School News

UCLMS Seminar: The intercalated BSc - Dr Melvyn Jones - 10th March

Mar 05, 2014 11:24AM

The intercalated BSc - why do medical schools offer them and what do they achieve?


Provost’s Public Engagement Awards

Feb 12, 2014 14:23PM

Winner: Engager of the year (researcher/academic grade 8 and above) Dr Jayne Kavanagh, UCL Medical School


Jane Dacre holds first MRCP PACES in Myanmar

Jan 08, 2014 10:49AM

This November, Professor Jane Dacre led the very first PACES for MRCP (Member of the Royal College of Physicians) in Myanmar. This was successfully held in New Yangon General Hospital, one of the teaching hospitals of the University of Medicine, Yangon.


UCLMS Social Media Policy

Nov 01, 2013 17:10PM

Social media has become a powerful part of the web in recent years and has changed the way we communicate and collaborate online.  Many organisations, such as the GMC and the BMA, politicians and medical journals are actively using social media and discussions of various aspects of the professional lives of doctors are increasingly seen on Facebook, Twitter and blogs.


Obituary: Dr Daniel Brudney

Oct 02, 2013 09:08AM

We are very sad to report the death of Dr Daniel Brudney in a car crash on Friday 13 September.


2012-13 dates for UCLMS Medical Education Seminar Series and Conference

6 September 2012

The following dates are now confirmed for the 2012-13 Medical Education Seminar Series:

  • Thursday 11th October 2012: Learning through experience: a fresh look at an old idea (booking now open)
  • Tuesday 5th February 2012: Bored with Blackboard and a twit on Twitter? How do you really feel about e-learning technologies?
  • Thursday 25th April: Practicing professionalism in an age of digital social networking:  exploring the digital divide

For further information please see the Medical Education Seminar Series webpage

The next Medical Education Conference “Transitions in Medical Education” will take place on Wednesday 12th June 2013.   Check back soon at Medical School Events for more details or to be added to the mailing list please email d.attreed@ucl.ac.uk.