Societies


Scotland

Aberdeen Student Society of Academic Medicine

University of Aberdeen

The Aberdeen Student Society of Academic Medicine is a new student led society which aims to improve research opportunities for medical students in Aberdeen and provide them with the inspiration and information pertinent to pursuit of careers in academic medicine and surgery.

Glasgow Evidence-based Medicine Society

University of Glasgow

Glasgow Evidence-based Medicine Society (GEMS) is a SRC-affiliated organisation at the University of Glasgow. It was set up in summer 2009 by a group of recently qualified Glasgow medical graduates who recognised gaps in the undergraduate curriculum, particularly on skills relevant to critical appraisal and medical research.

Academic TRaining in Undergraduate Medicine

University of Edinburgh

ATRIUM (Academic TRaining in Undergraduate Medicine) was established in 2008 by a group of undergraduate medical students at the University of Edinburgh interested in academic medicine and promoting this training pathway. We aim to encourage the personal and professional development of medical students interested in academic medicine by providing interactive educational events aimed at developing skills which are relevant to academic medicine.

Dundee Research and Academic Medicine Society

University of Dundee

Dundee Research and Academic Medicine Society (DRAMS) is a student run society that aims to raise undergraduate interest and involvement in medical research in Dundee. We work closely with clinical research teams to showcase areas of research that students can get involved in. We also host guest lecturers, hold regular journal clubs and skills workshops, and host an annual Discovering Research conference.

Wales and Northern Ireland

Cardiff University Research Society

Cardiff University

Cardiff University Research Society (CUReS) is a new student led society which aims to improve research opportunities for medical students in Cardiff and provide them with the inspiration and information pertinent to pursuit of careers in academic medicine and surgery.

Queen's University Academic Medicine Society

Queen's University Belfast

Queen's University Academic Medicine Society (QUAMS) is the Academic Medicine student society at Queen’s University Belfast. Our aim is the promotion of academia and medical research to Medical and Dental Undergraduates. By running events and improving options available to students we support those interested in research right from the outset of their degree

England

Barts Academic Research Society

Barts and The London School of Medicine and Dentistry

We are a new society with BLSA. BL Academic Research Society (BARS), formerly BLAMSS is a student-led society which aims to increase awareness of the research opportunities available at Barts and The London.

Birmingham Academic Medicine Society

University of Birmingham

Birmingham Academic Medicine Society (BAMSoc) endeavours to inspire and enthuse all medical students to engage with research and to discover the formidable opportunities and wonders that a career in academic medicine can offer. Our mission is to equip students with the skills they need to excel in this field.

Cambridge University Clinical Research Society

University of Cambridge

The Cambridge University Clinical Research Society (CUCRS) is a student led organisation supported by leading scientists and funded thanks to the generosity of a wide variety of benefactors. It was founded in order to foster interest in medical research amongst medical students.

HYMS student research society

Hull York Medical School

The sole purpose of the society is to serve as a conduit between students and research, enabling access to experience which may act as a platform to a career, a taster or simply, a CV boost. By organising research projects, workshops, journal clubs, lectures and key note speakers we aim to give student opportunities to develop skills and contacts within academic medicine.

Keele Medical Academics & Research Society

Keele University

Keele Medical Academics & Research Society (KMARS) aims to give students an insight into academic medicine. We plan to run "how to..." workshops and information evenings to support and encourage students to get involved in summer studentships, research projects, clinical audits, poster presentations and conferences.

Clinical & Academic Research Society

Kings College London

Clinical & Academic Research Society (CARS) aims to raise student awareness of and encourage participation in clinical and academic research being conducted at King’s College London, by facilitating the free exchange of ideas between College or hospital staff and students. We're proud to have the patronage of senior members of King’s College London School of Medicine and its affiliated teaching hospitals, and we run talks and workshops on getting into research, as well as putting students in touch with supervisors and offering opportunities to present their work.

Lancaster Academic Medicine and Research Society

Lancaster University

Lancaster Academic Medicine and Research Society (LAMARS) founded in 2013 is a student led initiative aimed at fostering medical research and raising awareness about the careers in academic medicine amongst Lancaster University students. LAMARS also aims to provide inspiration, information and a range of opportunities for medical students interested in academic medicine by organizing various educational events, which will help students develop skills relevant to academic medicine and research.

Leeds Academic Development, Education & Research Society

University of Leeds

Leeds Academic Development, Education & Research Society (LEADERS) was established in the belief that academic medicine should be accessible to all students, whatever their stage of training. If you have an interest in research or a future in academic medicine, we are here to help you develop the skills and experience that will allow you to fulfil your potential.

Leicester University Medical Research Society

University of Leicester

Leicester University Medical Research Society (LUMRS) is a new student led society which aims to improve research opportunities for medical students in Leicester and provide them with the inspiration and information pertinent to pursuit of careers in academic medicine and surgery.

Liverpool Academic Medicine and Clinical Research Society

University of Liverpool

Liverpool Academic Medicine and Clinical Research Society (LivACRes) aims to raise student awareness and encourage students' participation in research. We assist students in identifying and creating research opportunities, for example audits, summer projects and RS1/2/3. We also provide students the access to educational resources on research methodology, statistics and presentation skills. We also aim to build a platform on which research can be presented and shared with the wider Liverpool’s community and further afield, apart from promoting greater interaction and engagement between students and clinical or academic staff.

Manchester Medical Research Student Society

University of Manchester

Manchester Medical Research Student Society (MMRSSoc) aims to foster a research culture amongst students and improve the research opportunities available to them. We organize regular lectures to introduce the academic pathway to students and encourage their involvement at conferences, both medical and dental, to showcase their research to peers and other academics on a local and national level.

Academic Medicine Society

Newcastle University

The Academic Medicine Society are a society of medical students at Newcastle University, committed to bridging the gap between undergraduate medical education and the superb biomedical research that goes on at our university.

INSPIRE Nottingham

University of Nottingham

INSPIRE is a Nationwide programme supported by the Academy of Medical Sciences and Wellcome Trust to engage medical students in research. The INSPIRE Nottingham Academic Medicine Society was founded in 2013.

Sheffield Academic Medicine Society

University of Sheffield

The Sheffield Academic Medicine Society are a society of medical students at Sheffield University.

Southampton Academic Society

University of Southampton

Southampton Academic Society (SAS) is a student led society established to create interest in academic medicine amongst medical students. SAS hope to provide the opportunity to improve knowledge and skills needed for an academic career as well as provide students with a platform on which they can present their work.

St. Georges Undergraduate Postgraduate Research and Academic Association

St George's University of London

The St. Georges Undergraduate Postgraduate Research and Academic Association (SUPRA) is a student organization with the aim of promoting and encouraging interest in research. We aim to keep students abreast with latest developments in medical research and the opportunities available to participate in research by providing a platform for academics, clinicians and student to exchange ideas.

Imperial College School of Medicine Society of Research and Academia

Imperial College London

Imperial College School of Medicine Society of Research and Academia (ICSM SORA): Our aim is to both introduce the concept of academia in medicine for younger students, and to help older students pursue their interest in an academic career. We hold conferences for both target audiences, arrange mock interviews, invite speakers from all fields of research to give inspiring talks, and provide workshops and tutorials for the BSc students at ICSM. The society is going from strength to strength with over 200 members.

UCLU Medical Society Research and Academic Medicine

University College London

The Research and Academic Medicine component of UCLU Medical Society aims to encourage medical students to participate in, and improve access to academic research.

Warwick Academic Medicine Society

University of Warwick

Warwick Academic Medicine Society (WAcMS) is a student led society that educates other students about the importance of research, teaches them the skills needed to carry it out and facilitates involvement in research projects through a project allocation service.