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30th August 2016

A message from the communications Officers

WELCOME!!!! We would like to say a big "Hello!" from all of us at your Students' Union. There's a load of fun things happening this week so get involved! Hopefully we will see lots of you today at the Freshers Fayre! If you are in doubt about anything, ask any of us in the red shirts. We're here to help! Hope you have a fabby dabby week! 


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




29th August

(bank holiday!!)

Salsa Lesson



30th August


Beer pong & Karaoke



31st August

Mum's and Dads 

@ the SU



1st September

Quiz/Game Show

Night @ the SU



2nd September  

Casino Night

@ the SU


Notices from your Exec

Your new General Secretary, Francesca Harris has been working on a way to let all of you know what happens in our exec meetings in a clear, summative way. So take a look below and let her know what you think at


Events happening at George's



Are you a Canadian who went abroad to go to medical school (a CSA or IMGc)? 

If so, researchers from Memorial University and the University of Ottawa would like to hear from you.  In confidential interviews, we want to learn about CSA’s preparation and experience with medical school abroad, residency training, or practice in Canada.  To participate in an interview or learn more about this study, please contact Dana Ryan at or by phone at 709-864-4957 or toll free at 1-877-623-7524 by September 30th.  We would greatly appreciate your participation!


Psychology research assistant


This is an exciting opportunity for very good psychology graduates (2.1 or above) to gain experience of research and to work with a clinical population group as part of this research. It is a post which requires much skill and autonomy and previous ex-perience of research is preferred. It may appeal to graduates looking to apply for clinical psychology training or junior researchers who would like more autonomy and/or experience working with qualitative material and direct patient contact. 

The project involves the development and manualisation of an innovative group in-tervention for people with learning disabilities and psychiatric diagnoses. It is ex-pected that group members will be integral in the production of this ‘manual’ and thus experience working with similar patient groups and a keen interest in mental health and disability issues are desired. 

While the work is primarily research based there is much scope for client and carer contact and for clinical supervision of this contact. 



The psychology/research assistant will be based at St. George’s Medical School. The post is funded for one year from September 2016, for one day a week. Some travel may be required to visit families and to attend external consultation/supervision sessions. 

Primarily, the post holder will need to conduct literature searches, co-design re-search materials, conduct interviews and focus groups, and participate in the anal-ysis of both quantitative data and qualitative material. 


Key Relationships 

The post holder will be under the supervision and guidance of a Clinical Psychologist and Art Therapist. They will also receive consultative supervision from other expe-rienced therapists. 


Person Specification 

The post holder will have a strong interest in qualitative research and be keen to develop this further. He/she will be highly organized, autonomous, an excellent and adaptive communicator: able to discuss difficult topics, and make complex infor-mation accessible. 

The post holder will have an academic interest in evaluations, education/training and service development. The post holder will have a clinical interest in working with otherwise hard to engage and marginalised groups. 


Application process 

* Applications, in the form of a letter accompanied by a CV, should focus on the requirements of the role detailed above and should include evidence of relevant experience in relation to the role. Applications should be submitted via email to (Dr PJ Manners), (email: by Thursday 1st September 5pm 

* For an informal discussion about the role please contact 

* Provisional interview time and date: Wednesday 7th September

Outside Events

RCOG/BUSOG Medical Students Day ?

George's Finests,

If you're an O&G enthusiast or still undecided about which specialty to choose then come along to the RCOG/BUSOG Medical Student Day. Wonderful talks from various O&G doctors, Q&As and poster presentations. Best thing ITS FREE!! 

If you would like to submit an abstract drop me an email and I will send you the abstract submission form :)
Your BUSOG Ambassador

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