SATURDAY 12TH FEBRUARY 2022 Med-soc will be coming to RICHARD TAUNTON SIXTH FORM COLLEGE, providing the opportunity for students to experience clinical careers first hand.
The event is being held by the school but is open to students from across the region. The event is delivered by the award-winning human anatomist Samuel Piri who has featured on the BBC, The Discovery Channel & Medicplayer.
At the event, Sam and his team will provide the opportunity for students to participate in the dissection of real organ specimens including a head & brain, lungs & heart as well as a digestive tract showcasing the stomach, liver, gall bladder, pancreas & intestines. The day is rigorously academic with students receiving an award-winning insight into how the body works and the challenges faced by the next generation of medical professionals.
All of the content is carefully matched to the main GCSE, A-Level & BTEC specifications and is relevant to the study students are undertaking in the classroom. The event operates in such a way that it appeals to students considering both medicine, dentistry & veterinary science as well as those considering: nursing, midwifery, paramedic science, occupational therapy, pharmacology, biomedical science and sports sciences.