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National Pathology Week 2016

Open events for patients, members of the public and students

Event details

This Year’s Theme: “Pathology: Prevention, Diagnosis, Treatment”

Oasis Restaurant, RD&E Hospital (for patients and the general public)

Monday 7th - Friday 11th November:

  • 11am-3pm: Stall ran by medical students
  • 12noon-2pm: Activities ran by healthcare professionals

X-Keys Student Bar, St. Luke’s Campus (for students)

Monday 7th - Friday 11th November:

  • 9am-3pm: stall ran by medical students
  • 12noon-2pm: activities ran by healthcare professionals

Friday 11th November:

  • 7pm-9pm: Pathology Pub Quiz, with prizes and certificates for the winning team.

Knowledge Spa, Royal Cornwall Hospital (for students)

Monday 7th - Friday 11th November:

  • 9am-5pm: Information stall

Wednesday 9th November:

  • 12noon-5pm: activities ran by medical students and clinicians

School talks

A team of medical students will also be giving talks to children in schools around Exeter and Devon throughout the week. The main talk is called “What’s that lurking on your hands”. During this interactive session, medical students will use UV lamps, hand bug gels and will teach children how to wash their hands properly.