UCC Prep-for-Med Day 2019
Coláiste Muire has been selected to participate in UCC’s ‘Prep For Med School Day’ 2019 . Two of our TY students will join schools from all over Kerry, Waterford, Clare, Limerick, Tipperary and Cork in the School of Medicine, Brookfield Health Sciences Complex, UCC on Friday, 1st February , 2019.
FLAME Anatomy Laboratory
This year UCC has again included a visit to the amazing FLAME Anatomy laboratory in UCC where the combination of traditional Anatomy teaching methods and state-of-the-art technology-enhanced teaching combine to make this a world-class Anatomy Department
UCC Prep-for-Med-School 1st February 2019.
|09.00||Registration – Foyer, Western Gateway Building, Western Road, Cork|
|09.15||Welcoming address – WGB_G05|
|09.25||Instruction – School of Medicine staff|
|GUIDANCE COUNSELLORS’ PROGRAMME Chair: Dr Brad Noel|
|09.30||Visit to UCC’s state-of-the-art FLAME Anatomy Laboratory in Western Gateway Building.||09.30||Coffee and Chat with School of Medicine staff in the Western Gate Building Atrium.|
|Learning Clinical Skills
Students rotate through eight ‘teaching stations’ and learn first-hand from our teachers and medical students howclinical skills are taught in medical school.
Students – before starting clinical skills stations, please leave your jacket and bag in BHSC_G26 (you will be brought here by your group Coordinator).
• Blood Pressure Measurement
• Choking Infant
• Resuscitation – CPR
• Urine Dip Stick testing
• Pulses and Rhythms
• First Aid – How to Stop Bleeding
• Meet the Med Students
Chat and Snacks (provided)
Students – when finished at the Clinical Skills stations at 12.15, please collect your belongings from BHSC G26 before lunch which will be provided in Café Brookfield.
|10.15||Visit to FLAME Anatomy laboratory|
|11.00||Studying Medicine at UCC, BHSC_G05
Dr Deirdre Bennett, Director,
5th Year Undergraduate Medical Programme
|11.25||Transition to University, BHSC_G05
Mr Cian Power, Student Budgetary Advisor
|12.00||Tour of Brookfield (including
Clinical Skills sessions)
|12.30||Lunch – Café Brookfield (basement floor level)||12.30||Lunch BHSC Room 101 (first floor)|
|13.15||Bus departs from BHSC for CUH.|
|Cork University Hospital Programme
(Surgeon Mark Corrigan)
|13.45||CSI: Forensics of a Crime Scene
Dr M. Bolster discusses the forensic examination of a crime scene.
Surgeons Matt Hewitt and Barry O’Reilly perform a live Surgery!
|15.45||Lights! Camera! Emergency!
Dr. Jason Van der Velde (West Cork Rapid Response Unit)
Surgeon Louise Kelly explores difficult medical ethical dilemmas
School of Medicine staff
|17.10||Bus departs from CUH for Pouladuff Park and Ride and Brookfield Health Sciences Complex.|