October 9th 2017


A message from the webmasters & Media Officers

Hi all again! Congratulations to everyone for surviving another year of freshers' shenanigans, and welcome home to all the George's newbies. We wish you all a lovely year ahead.

 Below you will find all the new activities and events happening at Georges so give it a read!

If you have any ideas or would like to contribute, please let us know at 

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On This Week


Diwali Show 




24 Hour Musical 








24 Hour Musical

Auditions &

Diwali Show Auditions














Notices from your Exec


Events happening at George's


24 Hour Musical Auditions

The musical society would like you to invite you to audition for their 24hr Musical, the title of which is kept a mystery until 24 hours before the show - crazy, right?! Previous successes include Rocky Horror, Shrek: the Musical and Little Shop of Horrors.


AUDITIONS: 10th and 12th October  

SHOW : 7pm Saturday 21st October (£3 entry)


No prior performing experience needed! Whether you fancy being on the stage or in the band, crew or audience, find us on Facebook for more information.

Athena Swan Empowering Speeches

Interested in an evening of empowering speeches from inspiring women across STEMM (science, technology, engineering, maths and

WHEN: Tuesday 17thOctober in the Board Rooms (by the SU bar) at 6:30pm 


Mrs Cynthia Davis - Senior nurse and midwife 
Baroness Sheila Hollins - Emeritus Professor of Psychiatry and Cross Bench Peer
Dr Renata Gomes - Head of Research and Innovation
Professor Jenny Higham - Consultant Gynaecologist and Principal of SGUL 

All are welcome (staff or students, male or female) to come along for free to listen to them speak and enjoy some Franco Manca pizza and other refreshments. Find our event on Facebook or email us at womenscareers@su.sgul.ac.uk if you have any questions.


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Earn While You Learn 
Positions for part time care assistant job in 20 bed care home in Wimbledon village

Successful candidates will have opportunity to:
  • Gain skills based training such as first aid, safeguarding, infection control
  • Develop transferrable skills such as  communication skills, ability to engage in reflective practice
  • Engage with development work such as consultation with residents
  • Experience first hand how legislation, policies and research translate into practice

We will expect you to:
  •  Commit to a minimum of one 6 hour shift a week
  • Engage with our residents as individuals whilst delivering personal care
  • ·Be a strong team player 
  •  Respect  the Christian value driven ethos of the home 


Contact Alexander House on 020 8946 7147 or alexanderhouse@keychange.org.uk to register your interest.

Drug Trial Volunteers Needed 
Cardiologist Dr Bode Ensam is recruiting healthy volunteers to take part in a new research study conducted at St George's.

The study will look at how the cardiac drug Ajmaline acts on healthy subjects. Participants will undergo comprehensive cardiac testing while taking the drug and a fee will be payable.  If you are interested in taking part, please complete a short online confidential questionnaire which can be accessed here 

Eligible candidates must be;

  • Between the ages of 18-65                
  • Free from any cardiac symptoms
  • White Caucasian      
  • Not on any cardiac medication
Reasonable travel expenses will be reimbursed and those completing the study will receive an additional £100 for their time.

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Outside Events

2nd National Student Trauma Course 

Course Details
  • A two day comprehensive course, with a combination of short lectures and engaging practical team sessions where the candidate takes active part in the care of various trauma scenarios
  • Delivered by experts covering a wide range of specialities involved in the continuum of trauma patient's care

Target audience

  • A must for all, student paramedics, medical students, student nurses, students from AHP's interested in trauma care


  • 18th and 19th November 2017


  • £45.00 per day which includes refreshments and lunch


  • Yarnfield Park Training & Conference Centre Stone, Staffordshire, ST15 0NL


  •  £45.00 Bed and Breakfast single occupant
  • £55.00 Dinner, Bed and Breakfast single occupancy

How to register

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