Junior Emergency Medicine (JEM)

JEM is a one-day introduction to emergency medicine for Year 11 students who may be interested in studying medicine, nursing or an allied health profession.
The event takes place on Saturday 18th November.

Run by medical and nursing students it will give you hands-on experience of being part of a simulated emergency assessment team, you will undergo simulations similar to those used to train healthcare students and you will gain practical skills to support you in making an application to University in the future. Applicants from families with no previous experience of higher education and from areas with low progression to higher education will be prioritised for places on this scheme.

Before completing this form, please ensure you have read the accompanying JEM leaflet. If you have any further questions please contact Dr Clare Ray (c.j.ray@bham.ac.uk), College of Medical & Dental Sciences lead for Outreach and Widening Participation.

This form has two sections:

SECTION 1 - All about you, to be completed by the applicant
SECTION 2 - Consent and information, to be completed by the parents/guardians/carers

Both sections of the form need to be completed for your application to be considered.

  • Section 1 - All about you
  • Name
  • Gender:
  • Which ethnic group do you belong to:
  • Your choices:
  • Section 2 - Your parent/guardian/carer
  • Parent/Guardian/Carer 1 - Name:
  • Highest qualification (Please tick the highest qualification you have achieved):
  • Parent/Guardian/Carer 2 - Name:
  • Highest qualification (Please tick the highest qualification you have achieved):
  • Does your child have a disability and/or learning difficulty? (If yes, please give more details below)
  • Is your child eligible for free school meals - even if this is not taken up?
  • I/we the parents/guardians/carers give permission for the participant to attend:
  • I/we the parents/guardians/carers give consent for the participants image to be used for publicity materials:

Deadline for applications: Friday 3rd November at 17:00

The applicants will be informed whether or not they have a place to attend JEM (on Saturday 18 November) by Wednesday 8 November at the latest. Successful applicants will be provided with information about where to arrive to at the Medical School and the timetable for the day via the e-mail address provided by the applicants above – please make sure that you check this e-mail Inbox regularly for updates.