Medical Connections is a unique opportunity aimed at first year students at Lancaster Medical School to develop your professional connections & networking skills, and increase your confidence, teamwork and leadership skills, to help you to prepare for your future as a medic.
With a series of workshops and one day visit off-campus, Medical Connections will provide you with an opportunity for self-development and an experience to broaden your horizons and connect with others beyond Lancaster Medical School.
What sort of time commitment will be required of me?
The Medical Connections initiative comprises of:
Four 2-hour workshops focused on developing skills relevant to helping you get the most out of your clinical placement activities. There are:
- What makes a confident leader and a good team member?
- Your leadership style & how teams work
- Developing your leadership and team work skills
- Using your leadership and team work skills
Plus a visit to the GMC's office in Manchester to put your learning into practice.