Medical Focus Group
Run by the Biology Department at Dauntsey's, the primary aim of this group is to ensure that pupils interested in careers in medicine and related professions gain an insight into these fields to assist with their university applications.
The group meets regularly to discuss a variety of topics and
also hosts a number of guest speakers who come to Dauntsey’s to offer their
personal insight into their chosen professions. Recent presentations have covered; life as an Army vet, lung cancer, Pharmaceuticals, Oncology
and Physiotherapy. The
group also provides contacts for work experience, mentoring, arranges interview practice,
peer presentations as well as the occasional practical.
This group is open to all pupils, though typically members range from Fourth Form to Upper Sixth.