What is pathology?
Pathology is about more than dead bodies and looking down a microscope! Come and join us as we learn more about one of the fastest growing areas of medicine which underpins EVERY OTHER specialty, and has a wide range of diversity within it.
Build your interest and knowledge, as well as your skill set as we arrange lectures and practical sessions with some leading clinicians. We;
Encourage student interest in pathology by providing educational lectures and practical sessions.
Provide information regarding careers in pathology.
Highlight the link between pathology and other medical disciplines.
What: Routine post mortems at Southampton General Hospital
When: Wednesday 6th November 9am-1pm (ish, depends on case load, usually between 3 and 5 cases)
How: Watch from the viewing gallery or ‘on the floor’
Who: A consultant and two trainees have agreed to give us bespoke teaching during their working week.
There are VERY limited spaces available. Sign up here:
Forensics/Neuropathology Talk - November 28th @ SGH 5:30pm
National Pathology Week - 4-10th November
Selection of interesting histopathology case studies, small group teaching via a multi- headed microscope - Spring 2020
Careers in Pathology talks (over 16 different sub specialities)
Day trip to the Gordon Museum (UK’s growing selection of weird and wonderful pot specimens)at Guy’s Hospital, London.
Bespoke tour of the various Pathology labs at the hospital (where do the samples go? What happens to them?).
Any other talks/opportunities you would be keen to see/hear/attend!