Morgan Blanc is currently on the University’s BM5 course in his fourth year (5th year of study after his intercalation). He speaks to Medically Speaking about undertaking the Medical Humanities module. A poem he wrote during the module is at the bottom of the page.
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.
For the past three years the Muslim Medics Southampton Society has been providing support and help to the Muslim students training to be doctors of the future. Medically Speaking spoke with Fahim Syed, the current President (2022-23) to find out why the society was started and how it’s making a positive impact on our students
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.