Vow to protect poorer students in loans shake-up

BMA, 12 August 2014

Medical student leaders have pledged to monitor attempts to alter student loan arrangements to ensure poorer students were not dissuaded from entering medicine…

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Widening Participation Strategy

Health Education North West, July 2014

Health Education England have now developed a strategy and it is currently subject to internal governance approval procedures before publication can be made.  At North West level it is envisaged that a planning meeting for those organisational leads with responsibility for widening participation in healthcare organisations and education institutions will be called for late September, to explore how best to collaborate and advance the priorities that have been identified.

If your role involves supporting widening participation activities and you are interested in receiving more details about this meeting then please contact Mike.Farrell@nw.hee.nhs.uk