Medical and Dental Sciences

female surgeon in operating theatre

Listening to podcasts and reading news articles can be a really good way to find out more about developments in science and healthcare. They can also help you understand the developments in healthcare, what it is like working in the NHS and with reflection can help you develop your own ideas.

The College of Medical and Dental Sciences have created some resources for students to explore in preparation for a healthcare degree programme and entering a healthcare profession; we have highlighted some of these resources below but please do explore the full seriesn on their dedicated webpage.

Healthcare podcasts

Health and Wellbeing


Science & Nature

Science & Technology 

Healthcare in the news

BBC News – Health

BBC News – Science & Environment

The Guardian – Science

The Independent – Health

New Scientist

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