Applying to Medicine – The Admissions Process

Hello, I am Dr Austen Spruce. Admissions Tutor for the MBCHB Medicine and Surgery programme at Birmingham Medical School. I’m going to talk you through the medicine admissions process and also explain our entry criteria. This first slide gives you an overview of the information that we use to make a decision on who we invite for an […]

A new platform for combinatorial drug discovery to combat antibiotic resistance

Antibiotics were first discovered and deployed more than 75 years ago. But development of new antibiotics largely stalled by the 1980s, and over the past 30 years a disturbing trend has emerged. According to the World Health Organization more than a 1/4 of healthcare associated infections in long term acute settings exhibit some form of antibiotic resistance. This […]

CDC Official: We’ve Reached ‘The End Of Antibiotics, Period’

associate director above the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention doctor or June Shrinivas on in an interview for PBS Frontline about antibiotic-resistant bacteria and prepare yourself to be scared shitless he says quote for a long time there have been newspaper stories and covers of magazines that talked about the ended antibiotics question mark well now I […]

Diving for Discovery

[Music playing] [Air bubbles up through water and breathing] For most who try it scuba-diving becomes a hobby or maybe even a passion, but for Dr. David Sherman a professor of medicinal chemistry and research professor at the University of Michigan’s Life Sciences Institute it opens the door to research with the potential to save lives. So in […]

Organic Food vs. Conventional Food : Antibiotics in Conventional vs. Organic Foods

Antibiotics, antibiotics can be found in conventional foods but they are not found in organic foods. We all been sick on time or another and gone to the doctor and the doctor will sometimes prescribe an antibiotic if we have a bacteria infection that our body is trying to fight in order for us to get better well […]

Studying medicine in english in Milan, a brief history and explanation of the confusing terms

Hey guys welcome to my channel, Le Avventure di Dan and today we’re going to talk a little bit about the history of studying medicine in English here in Milan and we’re going to try to clear up all the abbreviations and jargon used because it can be quite confusing so if you’re thinking of studying here or […]