To celebrate Black History Month, three Black female professionals – Dr Ria Clarke (RC), Esmé Ara’Resa (ER) and Priscilla Vivian (PV) – took part in a panel event exploring treating Black female patients, being a Black woman working in healthcare, and navigating the difficulty of self-care. In this blog for Medically Speaking, two medical students Oluwasemire Adetoro and Ihuoma Osuji, share their key takeaways, insights and discussions from the event.
Kate Bartlett is the Developing Talent Lead in Medicine and works with a number of different departments to provide experiences and access to medicine so pupils can make informed decisions about their future.
In 2018 Dr Pritti Aggarwal, a GP and University of Southampton academic set up the GP Consultant Exchange Model to improve relationships between primary and secondary care. She tells Medically Speaking, about the aims of the project and the improvements it’s made to caring for patients.