Aspiring Medics – Recent Events

Our tailored calendar of lectures, workshops, mentoring and one-to-one support from medical experts runs throughout the year, aiming to best prepare our medics to pursue their career aspirations and gain places on their chosen university courses.

Wednesday 12 September

Introduction to the Aspiring Medics Programme


Wednesday 19 September

Gavin Bennett (Truro High School Chemistry Teacher)

“Chinese Medicine”


Wednesday 26 September

WAMS: Drop-in Workshop

“How to Write a Personal Statement”

There will also be a Year 13 student on hand to chat about pursuing entry into medical school


Wednesday 3 October

WAMS (Peninsula Medical School, University of Plymouth)

“Diabetes & Asthma – Diagnosis, Management, Pathophysiology”


Wednesday 10 October

Claire Kent & Nicola Penrose (Duchy College Veterinary Nursing)

Vet Talk


Thursday 11 October

Evening lecture at 7pm in the Piran Theatre

Dr David Harris (Vet; Lecturer, Duchy & Bicton College)

“Trojan Pets” – exotic and zoonotic disease threat to the UK

Booking is essential for this lecture as spaces are limited. Please email to reserve your seat.