Inspiring student wins national award

Gary Cutmore has won the ‘Most Inspirational Student Nurse of the Year’ award at the Student Nursing Times Awards 2019. Gary is a student on the Foundation Healthcare Practice (nursing associate) course and is also clinically deaf.

The Faculty of Health, Social Care and Education, run jointly by St George's and Kingston University, also won Nursing Associate Training Programme Provider of the year and Teaching Innovation of the Year at the prestigious annual awards.

Most Inspirational Student Nurse of the Year

"I don't think I'd have written these particular stories if I hadn't spent these years studying in Tooting"

International Women’s Day is an annual event which falls on 8 March each year. It has celebrated the achievements of women around the world since 1911. The theme for International Women’s Day 2019 is ‘Balance for Better’ to help forge a more gender-balanced world.

Roopa Farooki is a fourth-year graduate entry medic and published author. She is about to launch a series of children books about black, Asian and minority ethnic (BAME) women in science.

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Alleviating childhood anxieties around healthcare

Student Volunteering Week is an annual event celebrating the voluntary work done by students across the UK. Currently in its 18th year, Student Volunteering Week 2019 ran from Monday 11 to Sunday 17 February.

To mark the week, we chatted with the co-presidents of Teddy Bear Hospital – a scheme with over 600 student volunteers at St George’s - Manasvi Dwaraknath and Aamie Patel.

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Medical student keeps her eye on the ball as Spurs Ladies football player

Student Maya Vio balances her own dreams of becoming a doctor by studying at St George’s with her passion for the beautiful game playing for Tottenham Hotspur’s Ladies First Team.

 

Maya Vio playing football student

St George’s student wins first prize in prestigious national neuroanatomy competition

A St George’s medical student, Neha Kallam, has won first place in the 2017 National Undergraduate Neuroanatomy Competition.

13 April 2017