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Art launch at the Whittington Undergraduate Centre

Dec 09, 2014 12:42PM

On the 1st of December 2014 we held our UCL Medical School Undergraduate Centre art launch where paintings were created by local artist Nicole Price and officially launched by Professor Jane Dacre.


UCL student volunteers win Team London Award

Oct 10, 2014 09:39AM

UCL Hospital Fun Team recently won best group in the ‘My Community’ category at the Team London ‘My Community’ Award at a ceremony at City Hall.


UCL Medical School in Times Good University Guide

Oct 10, 2014 08:57AM

UCL Medical School is featured in the Times Good University Guide with an interview with Dr Deborah Gill, Interim Director of UCL Medical School.


Cruciform Hub Now Open!

Sep 01, 2014 14:31PM

After a year-long refurbishment, the UCL Cruciform Hub is open from Monday 1st September 2014.  The Cruciform Library, Cluster and Seminar Rooms have been refurbished to create a welcoming and vibrant space at the heart of Gower Street.


UCL Medical School awarded Athena SWAN Silver Award

Jul 18, 2014 16:05PM

UCL Medical School is delighted to have received a departmental Athena SWAN Silver Award following our November 2013 application.


Effective Communiation Skills for Senior Staff

Course aims:

  • To develop the understanding of the principles of effective communication in health care settings
  • To enable participants to develop their expert communication skills

Course objectives:

By the end of the course participants should be able to:

  • Describe the skills required for conducting constructive appraisals and feedback to juniors
  • Recognise styles of handling conflict and identify the stages of successful negotiations
  • Outline effective strategies for responding to complaints and ciriticism
  • Reflect on communication in order to identify effective responses in these situations