How does Dr. Me work?
Volunteers will work in groups to deliver one hour teaching sessions to primary school children (aged 9 to 11).
Each session will include 12 minute workshops on the following topics:
Fever and Sore Throat
Diarrhoea, Vomiting and Dehydration
Head Injury, Sprains and Strains
Volunteers will also conduct an audit questionnaire before and after the workshops, as well as collect feedback at the end of the session.
All the training will be provided.
What's in it for me?
Boost your CV
Gain a certificate of participation.
Participate in an audit cycle.
Practical evidence of interest in GP, paediatrics, emergency medicine, public health and health education for specialty training applications.
Get involved with training and supervising medical students and doctors.
Opportunity become a Dr. Me Clinical or GPVTS Lead for your region, trust or medical school.
Most importantly, you will be able to influence and empower young children and impact their attitude towards healthcare and healthcare careers.