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Year 9 Medicine and Dentistry (MaD) Days

An opportunity for Year 9 students to come to Newcastle University campus and explore the exciting world of Medicine and Dentistry.

Date/Time: March, May and June 2018, 09.00-16.00

Venue: Newcastle University campus

Each MaD day is an aspiration and awareness raising experience aimed at students with the desire and potential to study Medicine or Dentistry at University in the future. 

The Year 9 MaD Days allow students to explore both Medicine and Dentistry. Students will take part in an interactive lecture on each subject and a practical in both the Medicine and Dental Clinical Skills labs.

Year 9 MaD Days will be taking place on the following dates:

  • Tuesday 20 March 2018
  • Thursday 17 May 2018
  • Thursday 14 June 2018

To book a place

For the Year 9 MaD Days, teachers must book the places for their pupils. Each teacher can bring 10 students from their Year 9 group and they are encouraged to bring students from widening participation backgrounds. Teachers can register their interest by completing our Booking Form.

If the events are oversubscribed, places will be allocated using eligibility criteria related to widening participation information.