UCL MBPhD Recruitment Event: 2020 and 2021 Entry

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Lecture Theatre 1

UCL Medical School

UCL Royal Free Campus, Rowland Hill St

London

NW3 2PF

United Kingdom

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The UCL MBPhD Recruitment Event provides an opportunity for prospective students to interact with members of Faculty and current students in order to find out about the programme and what life is like as an MBPhD student.

After an introduction from the Programme Lead, Prof Burns, there will be short talks from: UCL Medical School on the external transfer process, the Francis Crick Institute, as well as from current and former students. Following the talks there will be refreshments and the opportunity to ask questions and speak informally to those involved.

This event is suitable for:

  • UCL students currently in MBBS Year 4 who are considering applying for 2020 entry
  • UCL students currently in MBBS Year 3 (IBSc) who are considering applying for 2021 entry
  • UCL students currently in MBBS Years 1 and 2 who wish to get a feel for the programme with a view to applying in the future
  • External students in MBBS Year 3 (IBSc)

Talks include:

  • Prof Áine Burns (UCL MBPhD Programme Lead)
    Why do a PhD now; finding a PhD; the interview process; clinical opportunities
  • Dr Sarah Bennett (UCL MBBS Admissions Tutor)
    The process of transferring to UCL MBBS Year 4 (for external students)
  • Dr Sally Leevers (Director of Academic Training (Junior Researchers), Francis Crick Institute)
    The Francis Crick Institute - science and application
  • Dr Adam Levine (Histopathology ST2, Honorary Research Fellow and former MBPhD student)
  • Life after the MBPhD
  • Dhruva Biswas (current UCL MBPhD student)
    Life as an MBPhD student


FAQs

How do I know if I am eligible for the MBPhD programme?

Please check the information on our website


What are my transport/parking options for getting to and from the event?

The nearest stations to the Royal Free are Belsize Park on the Northern Line (Edgware branch) or Hampstead Heath on the Overground. There are also several bus routes which stop nearby - please check TFL. There is no parking available.

Please come to the Medical School entrance on Rowland Hill Street rather than the main hospital entrance on Pond Street. Lecture Theatre 1 is in the Medical School building - it has entrances at GF and LGF level.

How can I contact the organiser with any questions?

Please contact: carolyn.cohen@ucl.ac.uk

Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?

No. We will ask you to kindly sign in on arrival.


Date and Time

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Lecture Theatre 1

UCL Medical School

UCL Royal Free Campus, Rowland Hill St

London

NW3 2PF

United Kingdom

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