Viewpoint: Why I'm Choosing General Practice: Gobinath Murugesapillai

Viewpoint: Why I'm Choosing General Practice: Gobinath Murugesapillai

If any medical student is asked what they would want to specialise in after medical school, general practice would probably not be at the top of their answers.

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Viewpoint: Why I'm Choosing General Practice: Areeb Mazhar

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I remember sitting through a public health lecture given by a pair of overly enthusiastic GPs in my first year. At the end of the session, they curiously asked which of us were considering general practice as a career option. I feebly put my hand up and so did someone else. Only two students in a lecture theatre full of 240 students

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Whilst on a palliative care placement, eight medical students, myself included, were asked by the registrar teaching us what career we would like to pursue following medical school.

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Viewpoint: Why I'm Choosing General Practice: Jessica Roscoe

Viewpoint: Why I'm Choosing General Practice: Jessica Roscoe

As a fourth year medical student, many of my peers are currently discussing future placements and potential careers. Some want to go into surgery, others are focusing on hospital-based specialties, and a few are considering an academic career. Myself, I want a career that encompasses it all.

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