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    New Medicine Course in West Cumbria is 'First of its Kind' in the UK

    University and Trust collaboration helping to lead the way in innovative practice.

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    Basics Scotland 8

    December 2017 we hosted the Basics Scotland Team who delivered a 3 day course in Prehospital Emergency care course. This is a course designed for healthcare professionals who would be expected to apply the skills as part of their clinical duties. UCLan’s Physician Associate Students attended the course alongside local GPs and developed knowledge and […]

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    GP Engagement

    The School of Medicine hosted an evening event at the Lakes Distillery for GPs and prcatice managers from Copeland and Allerdale to discuss plans or the delivery of medical education at the west Cumberland Medical Education Centre in West Cumbria. From September 2018 MBBS studenst will be based at West Cumberland Hopsital and in local […]

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    Infinity Festival

    UCLan staff participated in the Infinity Festival held at Westlakes Academy on September 2017. This was the first event of its kind in Cumbria where academic and industry partners came together to help inspire and connect young people.

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    Professor Ruben Canelo Awarded Honorary Professorship

    A surgeon at North Cumbria University Hospitals NHS Trust (NCUH) has been awarded an Honorary Clinical Professorship with the University of Central Lancashire (UCLan) as lead for the new joint NCUH/UCLan Academic Surgical Unit (ASU). Professor Ruben Canelo has been instrumental in the creation of the ASU in order to strengthen surgical clinical excellence at […]

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    Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine Gershan Davis to Teach and Work in the Region

    The University of Central Lancashire’s (UCLan) West Cumberland Medical Education Centre has appointed a Professor of Cardiovascular Medicine to teach the next generation of medical students training in the region. In his new role, Professor Gershan Davis will teach students across a breadth of medical courses including the MBBS (Bachelor of Medicine and Bachelor of […]

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    3rd Sector Engagement Forum

    This was an opportunity to to find out about UCLan’s activity in the region and to explore opportunities for engagement with out programmes. Professor Cathy Jackson, Head of School of Medicine gave a presentation outlining the role of UCLan’s West Cumberland Medical Education centre in the region and discussed working together to achieve mutually beneficial […]

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    Medicine Taster Course

    Local Sixth Form Student were invited to a free, one-day Medicine Taster Course, based at the West Cumberland Medical Education Centre (WCMEC) at our Westlakes Campus. On the day the students were given the opportunity to learn key practical and communications skills for a career in medicine as well as meeting with junior and senior […]

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