Preparing for Clinical Years

With the start of a new year comes the start of a new organisational system because we all know I spend too much time procrastinating-by-preparation: a fantastic illusion of productivity because you’re still doing something, but it’s questionable whether the time could be spent better doing other things. Maybe something to fire up the neurones …

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COVID, Computers & Communication: A Med School Update

Hi guys! Hope you’re all doing well, living your best lives. I can’t believe we’re so deep into September already, time feels like it’s slipping out of my hands nowadays, but recently things have picked up a bit again because I’ve started university for this year. I wanted to give you all an update on …

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Never Forget Anything Again: A Student’s Guide to Anki

Anki is one of those apps that has quite a steep learning curve, but once you’ve got it figured out, you wonder how you managed to memorise anything without it. Fortunately for you, I’ve dealt with the steep learning curve (with the help of a few good YouTube videos and two years of experience), so …

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An Online PBL Case: Start to Finish

Welcome back to Zoom university, today w- hello? Can everyone hear me? Where’s that background noise coming from? Whose camera is pointing at the ceiling? Sound familiar? If you’re a student at pretty much any level of your education, this has probably been what you’ve been hearing at the start of every Zoom/Microsoft Teams/Google Classroom/Skype …

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