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YEAR 12 - Organise work experience ย + gain volunteering opportunities + exam revision
YEAR 13 - Studying for your A-level final exams!
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The Best A-level Revision Methods: Backed by Evidence [blog post]

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There are two sides to studying, the first is about finding the motivation to study and the second is studying itself. This post will provide you some specific tips on how to study effectively.
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  • The tips which are shared are all backed by evidence as well as my own personal experience.
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  • The caveat to all this is that everyone is different and a learning style that works for some might not work for others
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Adapt - Study Planner App

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Adapt is a study planner app. It makes your perfect plan in less than a minute, and automatically keeps track of your revision for you- so you always feel in control.
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  • Completely free to download on smartphone. Add your subject (and what board you do) Have it planned for you - Adapt has an algorithm instantly knows how many topics you have and how to plan them out. Get told what to study - Adapt calculates the perfect amount of revision for each day to you plan! Has over 800 Alevels, GCSEs BTECs, SQAs, iGCSEs and tons of other qualifications with entire topic lists for you to add to your plan.
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Answering Difficult Interview Questions [VIDEO]

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Difficult questions are more common in some medical schools than others (for example, they're very common in Oxbridge). Similar to when answering ethical questions, the interviewers may not always be looking for a definitive answer but rather they're much more interested in hearing about your methodology to answering such a question (e.g. how many planes are there above London right now?). This video features a group of different medical students talking about the hardest questions they were asked during their application process.
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EVENT OF THE WEEK

Medical School Rejection | What's Next?

Fraser's Interview
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23 May
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Were you rejected from the Medical Schools you've applied to? It's not over! This free webinar is designed to help you with your next steps, whether that is applying for the next round of interviews, considering alternate paths into medicine or just how to stay motivated after!

OUR MISSION

To empower every aspiring doctor with all the best tools they need to succeed, irrespective of their socioeconomic or ethnic background.
Getting into medical school is hard.

In addition, the application process has been over-complicated, with the admission sector quickly filling up with what seems like an endless number of courses and resources - often charging extortionate amounts.

At Medmentor, we want to change that.

We're on a mission to make applying to Medicine simpler.

Not everyone has an older mentor when applying to Medicine ... but this can make all the difference. In the past, those without a guide or mentor would frequently fall behind and quickly become disadvantaged. We're keen to remove the disadvantages that exist to ensure that every single aspiring medic is aware of and has access to everything they need to succeed.

That's why we've created this website, a virtual mentor, the number one go-to site for aspiring medics. Our all-in-one platform will direct you to everything you need to get into medical school in the UK.

We've put all the tools you need in one place. The rest is down to you!

WHAT DO WE DO?

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All the best resources and tools to succeed in one place.
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NEWSFEED ๐Ÿ—ž๏ธ

Develop your critical thinking and interview skills with regular notes and questions based on recent medical issues.
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NAVIGATOR ๐Ÿงญ

We bring all the important medical school application events and put them in one place, making sure you never miss a thing!
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SOCIAL MEDIA ๐Ÿ“ฑ

Find out more about medicine and which medical school is best for you.
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BLOG โœ๐Ÿผ

A mixture of high-value resources for your medical school application and interesting Medmentor stories about their application process and medical school life!
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DATES ๐Ÿ—“

The application process can get overwhelming. We've put the all-important dates in one place to help you quickly see what you need to focus on next.
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CLINIC ๐Ÿฉบ

Free mentoring every Saturday at 6pm by our Clinic lead, a medical school interview panellist and expert. Ask a question or just watch &ย listen!
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HOW HAS MEDMENTOR HELPED OTHERS?

INTRODUCING THE TEAM ...

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We've assembled a world-class team from some of the most prestigious universities in the world. We've poured our wealth of experience into curating the perfect one-stop shop for you. By doing this, we hope to create a fairer and more equitable society.

Between us, we've held offers from the following medical schools:

University College LondonSt. George's University of LondonUniversity of BirminghamBarts and The LondonImperial College LondonKing's College LondonUniversity of Cambridge

(If you're wondering why none of us go to Cambridge, it's because one of us turned it down!)
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Collectively, our team has achieved scores in the top 1% of the UCAT cohort and high 7s in BMAT sections 1 and 2.

UCAT Score of 850 in the Decision Making sectionUCAT Score of 900 in the Quantitative Reasoning sectionUCAT Score of 825 in the Verbal Reasoning sectionUCAT Score of 890 in the Abstract Reasoning section

Many of our team members have also ranked in the top 10% of their cohort following their end-of-year medical school exams.

Time to introduce ourselves!

Abdul-Rahman Abbas, a medical student and co-founder of Medmentor.

ABDUL-RAHMAN ABBAS - CO-FOUNDER & DIRECTOR

I'm a final year medical student studying at UCL. I've published in multiple international peer-reviewed journals and presented my award-winning piece of work at the Annual GMCย Conference. I've also helped organise and host events with NHSx, Google DeepMind, & Babylon Health. In my free time, I enjoy dabbling into web design/dev.ย I'm passionate about improving the socioeconomic & ethnic diversity in Medicine (particularly in medical leadership!)
Carolina Williams
UCL
Chandan Sekhon
Cambridge
Iqra Ali
UWS
Faisal Alshukri
Manchester
Tafsir
UCL
Ella Walkeden
Leeds
Latifa Haque
King's
Allegra Wisking
UCL
Dhillon
Barts
Pavan Marwaha
Southampton
Shazia Sarela
UCL
Faith Lee
UCL
Sara Memon
UCL
Abdallah Abbas
UCL
Huzaifah Jearally
UCL

HUZAIFAH JEARALLY - CO-FOUNDER

I'm a medical student studying at University College London (currently in my 3rd year). I have a passion for innovation and new ideas. Some of the things this has driven me to do are: getting involved in science research, running a range of tech conferences, dabbling in programming, being an ambassador of medical technology and keeping up with the startup scene in London. I'm a full-stack developer and love to build things in my spare time! I'm hoping to bringing innovation and technology to empower future aspiring medics.
Huzaifah Jearally, a medical student and co-founder of Medmentor.
Sara Memon, a medical student and Senior Medmentor at Medmentor.

SARA MEMON - SENIOR MEDMENTOR

I'm a 5th year medical student at University College London, previously having completed an iBSc Neuroscience degree. I'm currently working in a world-class lab which focusses on the development of the feeling of painful sensations in newborn babies! I'm also the co-founder of a student-run medical association where we work closely with doctors to provide medical students with the tools and resources they need in their careers. As part of Medmentor, Iโ€™m hoping to give back by helping others achieve their dreams.

ABDALLAH ABBAS - SENIOR MEDMENTOR

Iโ€™m heading into my 3rd year of Medicine at UCL, where Iโ€™ll be undertaking an intercalated BSc in Mathematics, Computers And Medicine. I've completed a research internship at the UCL Cancer Institute which saw me present work at a national conference hosted by the Royal Society of Medicine (RSM). I'm about to embark on a research project at Moorfields that uses state-of-the-art Artificial Intelligence (AI) to develop diagnostic & prognostic tools. I'm looking forward to bringing valuable tools to the fingertips of all aspiring medics.
Abdallah Abbas, a medical student and Senior Medmentor at Medmentor.
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