Health, Medicine and Wellbeing

We've got a host of activities related to health, medical studies and wellbeing.

Stayin’ Alive: Hands-Only CPR, County Main Seminar Room 1

A hands-on session on hands-only cardiopulmonary resuscitation. Come along and learn how to do it, or to check your skills

Active and Healthy Communities, County Main Seminar Room 2

What do you know about the health of your neighbourhood? Come and take a walk through our interactive street to find out more about health and healthy communities in the North West.

Sexpressions, County Main Seminar Room 3 – People Aged 13+ Only

Sexpressions is a Medical School initiative which provides advice on sex, sexual health and relationships for young people.

Medical Tech Room, County Main Seminar Room 4

Experience some of the latest gadgets designed to help the elderly and seriously ill in their own homes.

The Human Body, County Main Seminar Room 5

From the top of your head to the tip of your toes; immerse yourself in the human body and come and see some of the weird and wonderful things that go on inside it.

Being Healthy, County Main Seminar Room 6

How and why are diet and exercise so important to staying healthy?

Defying Dementia, County Main Seminar Room 7

Whether you have just been diagnosed with dementia or are concerned about your memory, please visit our stand so that we can direct you to the right service for you.

Wanted: Patient Volunteers, County Main Seminar Room 7

Find out more about how you can get involved in teaching and assessing students at Lancaster Medical School

REACT, County Study Room  

Mental Health: It’s not so black and white! Join our creative, family-friendly workshop exploring mental health and wellbeing.

Natural Healthcare at the Chaplaincy Centre

Try a taster session in Alexander Technique, acupuncture or Shiatsu (1pm – 4pm)

Organ Donors, Bowland North Seminar Room 6

What does organ donation mean to you? Come and explore issues around organ donation with exhibitions, debates and more. Debates at 11.30am, 12.30pm and 1.30pm

Sports Centre Tasters

Our Sports Centre is open to everyone. Come and try out some free taster sessions or join some of our student societies.

Kendo Society, Sports Centre 

Kendo practitioners use bamboo swords to strike designated areas like the head, forearm and trunk. Come and see our students in action, demonstrating basic strikes and sparring.

Try out Trampolining, Sports Centre

Trampolining is great exercise and great fun! Come and see demonstrations by members of our Trampolining Society and try it out for yourself.

Let’s Get Inspired about Healthy Foods! Sports Centre

We will have chefs showing you how to prepare tasty ideas for your lunch boxes, plus plenty of free samples to try and recipe cards to take home