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Medical (Medicine) Internships and Shadowing Programme in London UK
Ages for Students for Shadowing Programme : 16-18 and 18-23 yer olds
Location : London
Applicable for : All Nationalities (Majority of our Students are International Students)
What happens : Shadowing Doctor and Pre-Clinical Internship at a London Clinic
Shadowing hours : 25 hour per week
MediShadowing / Internship Programme for 16-18 year olds
This medical internship and shadowing Programme is for a 1 week / 2 week / or 3 week period only and for the dates as shown below. The Doctor Shadowing / Internship Course is open to all Nationalities. The programme is done in partnership with the Clinic / Hospital and Doctor Concerned,
Doctor Shadowing and Medicine Internships in Hospitals is a vital and a necessary application in any application to Medical School Application or for Students who are already studying (age over 18) Medicine abroad in the UK and would like to commit to Clinical Practice in a Medical Practice , Clinic or Hospital.
Advantages of the Shadowing and Internship Program.
The advantages of a medical Internship are so numerous. We find that our Students who have gone on this programme will have an educational and cultural experience of a lifetime. They will learn from and see how a fully qualified doctor (minimum of a MBBS title) works with patients in a full working environment, Importantly Students will learn from the doctor Anamnesis (assessment of history of the patient) or how the doctor takes the history of a - a how physicians ask specific question from the patient or other who know the patient to obtain useful information to formulate a diagnosis.
We find Student mature , become more confident during the shadowing / Internship program with us.
- Have an educational and Cultural Experience as well as getting Vital and important hands on experience with a qualified Doctor and see and how they interact with patients. For those
- Enhance and Update your CV with the Internship Doctor Shadowing Program in London
- and 18-23 years old
- Doctor Shadowing
- In the students spare time they can relax and have fun and explore all that London has to offer in this Multi-cultural and heritage rich capital
Who is this Internship Suitable for ?
For all young 16+ future Doctors, Dentists, Nurses, Dentists, Veterinary Science Students, Physiotherapists,Paramedics or any future healthcare person. It is useful for all High School Students (Y11 /Y12( students seeking to get a shadowing programme. For Foundation Doctors (junior doctors ) FY1, FY2 from abroad seeking a cultural and educational experience and Clinical and experience in the UK.
Where are the Internships
Internships are Only London Based! Due to the convenience and student demands the shadowing program is based in London.
The Internships and Shadowing programme will normally will be in one of the following
1/ GP or Doctor Surgeries
2/ London Clinic
3/ London Teaching Hospital
Internships are normally be within one of the London NHS Hospitals or London Clinics. We will find Placement normally within one of the Large Teaching Hospitals to give students a ideal Volunteering role and insight within or working of a large Teaching Hospital or Doctors Clinic. An example of the hospital that students may find placement in are as below (all are London Based) :
Price of the Internship Program
The Internship program can be taken on its own or as part of a Medical Preparation Course
Price of the Internship Programme alone - not taken in conjunction with any medical course
1 week £1800
2 week £3600
3 week £5400
What is includes in the Internships
Lite Regal will provide and sort out all the paper work between the student and Doctor. Lite Regal will find and source the Clinnic and Doctor for the student to Intern with, All necessary Visa's (if Required and all Internship paperwork will be provided by Lite Regal Education)
1/ Accommodation in the University of London Accommodation. We normally use UCL Garden Halls or one of the other Intercollegiate University London Halls of Residence. All accommodation is in Central London (Bloomsbury area) and commuting between the place of Internship and Accommodation is close.
2/Supervision of Students
3/ Ensuite Single Room or twins within one of the University of London Student Accommodation. If you are enrolling with a friend or prefer to stay with someone we can provide Ensuite twin Rooms.
4/ All meals – Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
5/ Internship in a London Local Hospital or Clinic and all the paper work needed.
6/ All Public Transport Travel - London Oyster and Travel Card ) between Halls of Residence and the Hospital / Clinic.
7/ Welcome Briefing and Hospital / Clinic Introduction to gain Orientation.
8/ We will assign a Student Mentor to support you during Volunteer Placement.9/ Pick up and drop off from the airpport can be arranged for the student but not included in the program cost.
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Dates of the Internship 2019
7th April till 13th April 2019
14th April till 20th April 2019
Students can cover 1 or 2 weeks maximum during the Easter Break
What will I get after the Internship
All Students will get a Full Certificate of attendance from Lite Regal Education and also a Certificate and letter from the Doctor and Clinic the Student was shadowing that will state all the areas that they covered and learned. They will in essence receive a letter of recommendation from the Doctor outlining what the student covered during the Internship program that the student will find useful in the future.
- Letter of Recommendation the Doctor and Clinic or Hospital that states what they learnt and covered
Eligibility and Who can Apply for Hospital Internships
1/ Year 12 or must be 16 or over as of 1 June 2019.
2/All nationalities with a good level of English. For all Non EU nationals our Placement team will help students obtain the necessary Visa and UK Entry Clearance Papers Necessary to attend the Course and Placement.
3/Students are must be highly motivated and be thinking Seriously to apply of Medicine or a Medicine related degree at University – (Dentistry , Nursing , Psychology, Veterinary Science).
4/ Must command a good Level of English Minimum– IELTS 5-6, TOEFL iBT 35-59 , TOEIC 526-750 .CAMBRIDGE FCE. If you are unsure your English level please contact us
5 / Must pass a Skype Interview with one of our Admission Team to access their suitability and acceptance.
6/The LITE REGAL MEDICAL Volunteer placement is ONLY available for those students partaking in the 2 week Medical Preparation Course.
Closing Dates Internships
Courses and Placements will be Oversubscribed – Early application is Advisable. Closing Date – Applications not accepted after May 2018
What you will get out of the Internship
Enhance your CV
Internship of 20-25 hours in a London Hospital /Clinical Setting
Shadowing a Doctor / Physician and Mentor will bring opportunities to observe and learn
A certificate to show the areas of experience and knowledge gained during the placement
What can Students Expect
It is important to manage your expectations during this Medical Placement Experience. The depth and type of experience will depending upon the Hospital or Clinic that the Student is placed with and the doctors that the student will shadow during their placement. Students will Shadow Doctor and Hospital administrators during the work Placement and they will give them the range and breadth of experience dependent upon their interests in Medicine.
Due to health and safety in the UK and Students on placements should expect the following when they make an application:
- Placements cannot be for more than two weeks.
- Students aged 16 years old or under are only permitted to undertake administrative and clerical placements.
Students aged 17 years old or over are permitted in clinical areas but will be supervised at all times.
Students will typically shadow doctors /physicians / mentors and any experience students can get around doctors, patients, the elderly or handicapped is invaluable in any Medical School Application. Depending on the age of the students – students will typically be able to get an insight into the working of a hospital and its departments – Cardiology, Radiology Haematology, Cardiology, A&E, Intensive Care Unit General Surgery, Anaesthesia, Dermatology and ENT, radiology.
Q/How Long is the Volunteer / Placement ?
A/1 week is minimum and 2 weeks Maximum.
Q/ What Days and Times are Placement?
A/ Placements are Monday to Friday leaving the Weekend and Evening Free. Students typically have 25 -30 hour experience per week in the Placement.
Q/ Will I mix and meet other Student in the Accommodation and in My Placement?
A/ Yes you can be assured that you will have the educational experience of a lifetime and mix and meet students your own age from all over the world.
Q/ Will I be paid for during my Placements?
A/ No – All Placements are strictly on a voluntary basis.
Q/ Is the Accommodation Singe Sex?
A/ The University Hall is mixed but you will be placed in a single en suite room. If you request a twin shared room you will placed with a companion of a similar age in En suite Twin Room.
When will applications will close.
The medicine Internship and Shadowing Program is extremely competitive - applications will close Friday May 31st 2019 for the Summer Entry. Early application is recommended Please apply as soon as you are sure this this the Internship program and course for you for either Easter or Summer 2019.