Education

Textbook Giveaway!

Uh-oh Pre-clins…. uni’s started again! Can’t remember the mech for stable angina or how to take a blood pressure? Don’t worry, Unofficial Guide to Medicine and the AMSS have you covered! Renew your AMSS membership and chuck Unofficial Guide to Medicine a Like on Facebook and you’ll go in the running to win one of these books! Buy a MedCamp ticket to double your chances! 

Note: This competition is also open to Clinical students (what even is a blood pressure anyway)!

RACS Laparoscopic Simulation Skills Program

Interested in learning some basic laparoscopic skills? The RACS Laparoscopic Simulation Skills Program research project is currently enrolling participants based at TQEH.

Contact Hannah or Camila on 0409 038 417 or visit the Mobile Simulation Unit van parked at TQEH near the Tower Block. Van is open from 9am each day this week. Enrolment closes at 12noon on Friday 2nd September.

Medical Student Journal of Australia Call for Research Papers

The Medical Student Journal of Australia (MJSA) is calling for submissions of papers, with no subscription or publication fee. The MJSA describe themselves by saying "Our vision is to promote students sharing their research, opinions and experience to inspire, connect and inform each other.

RACS Laparoscopic Skills Research Project

The RACS Laparoscopic Simulation Skills Program research project will be visiting RAH again next week. This project is investigating the efficacy of a simulated laparoscopic skills course and is a fun and friendly opportunity to learn some basic laparoscopic skills. Enrolments areopen from 9am on Monday 20th June and close at 12noon on Friday 24th June.

drugED: An Edforum

This 27th of April join the AMSS for the EdForum drug debate of the year. A panel of expert speakers will break down the complex nature of illicit drug use, trade and law in Australia, plus answer any questions you ever wanted to ask about drugs.

Unibooks closing 8th of April

The University of Adelaide Unibooks store on the main campus will be closing down on the 8th of April this year. Until then they are offering 15% off medical equipment as well as up to 50% off books.

So get in quick before their doors shut forever.