How To Become A Doctor

A podcast by two medical students, all about what life as a medical student is really like. We'll talk about the day to day activities medical students get up to, as well as offering insight into frequently forgotten aspects of becoming a doctor. Expect to hear discussions of current affairs, personal anecdotes and top tips along the way! Let us know what you think, tweet us at @AIMSGuide using the hashtag #becomingadoctor.

Eine durchschnittliche Folge dieses Podcasts dauert 33m. Bisher sind 10 Folge(n) erschienen. Dieser Podcast erscheint jede zweite Woche.

Gesamtlänge aller Episoden: 6 hours


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87. GP and Leadership

In this episode, Ciara and Lucy talk to Lauren and Emma about life as a GP trainee and their work as healthcare leadership fellows.


 2021-07-12  42m

86: ENT (Ears, Nose & Throat)

Have you ever thought about what ENT actually entails? Join Ruqayyah as she chats with Dr Arun all about his career and experience in the specialty.


 2021-06-28  25m

85. Family and Medicine

Family and medicine – are the two mutually exclusive? Can you ever really have both without sacrificing parts of the other? Listen now to find out how Dr Lauren-Jane has balanced life as a junior doctor and aspiring surgeon with being a mum! 


 2021-06-14  29m

84. Surgery, Lecturing & Content Creation: Dr Karan Rajan

Join Afrida and Ruqayyah as they chat with Dr Rajan, the infamous TikTok doctor you are bound to have seen on your feed, all about his journey and experience as a surgeon and content creator!


 2021-06-07  25m

83. Paediatrics and Inequalities in Child Health

Interested in working with children? Listen now to find out all about the specialty of paediatrics from Dr Kiran Rahim, or themunchingmedic on Instagram! 


 2021-05-31  34m

82. Geriatrics

Join Ciara and Lucy as they interview Dr Lucy Pollock, a geriatrician and author of “The Book about Getting Older” – a must read for all aspiring medical students! Listen now to find out all about the care of the elderly in an ageing po


 2021-04-19  46m

81. Dermatology

The skin is the largest organ in the body so it makes sense there is an entire specialty devoted to its care, right? But did you think it would be one of the most competitive? Find out more about dermatology with Dr Beibei Du-Harper, a dermatologist who


 2021-04-05  41m

80. Medicolegal Medicine with the MDU

Join Lucy and Ciara as they interview Caroline Fryar about the field of medicolegal medicine! Medico-legal work is an attractive option for doctors either seeking to diversify their practice, take a career break or leave clinical medicine altogether. Wit


 2021-03-29  32m

79. Royal College of Anaesthetists (RCOA)

Are you interested in a career in anaesthetics? Do you think anaesthetics is only about surgery? Well, think again! Make sure to listen to this episode to find out more about anaesthetics and intensive care from the President of the Royal College of Anae


 2021-03-15  31m

78. #Choosetochallenge: The Future of Surgery

Are men better suited to be surgeons? Are women too ‘weak’ and ’emotional’ to be a good surgeon? Do most surgeons come from privileged backgrounds? Does a career in surgery require massive personal sacrifice? Most importantly: how


 2021-03-08  50m
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