Medsin Newcastle has been an active branch for well over a decade now. We share the same common goals with Medsin national; to tackle global and local health inequalities. We seek to educate and empower our members with regards to health issues and inequalities. Medsin Newcastle has active relationships with both Medsin affiliated activities and a wider range of different societies. Through this we hope to make ourselves truly reflective of the entire student body, representing students from all courses and backgrounds, creating a powerful voice for advocacy.
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When we consider the people who face health inequalities across the world, we often neglect those who are closest to home. The concept of health as a human right is just as relevant here in our UK cities as it is in any community afflicted by drought, ...read more
Posted by: Kate Langley
I’m a bit of an IFMSA oldie, addicted to the adrenalin-fueled sleepless passion that makes up the IFMSA. There is no other environment like it. Where else would you find a collection of students willing to get up at 8am to discuss trade after ...read more
Posted by: Anya Gopfert
“Be enthusiastic, positive, and offer solutions” This message from Maria Neira, Director of Public Health and the Environment Department from the WHO, sticks with me. It’s the end of the Youth pre-World Health Assembly in ...read more
Posted by: Abi Deivanayagam
Co-President: Lotte Elton
Co-President: Emily Longshaw
Secretary: Emily Wynn
GHE Officer: Aidan Flatt
Activities Officer : Catriona Davidson
Policy & Advocacy Officer: Kate Langley
Treasurer: Catriona Davidson/Debbie Preston
Publicity Officer: Kate Bilner
Social Secretary: Debra Smyth
Environmental Officer: Joanna Marsden
Officer without portfolio: Roshan Raju
National Research Exchanges Officer: Ben Nuttal
Local Officer for Research Exchanges: Sam Tingle
Local Officer for Research Exchanges: Mehak ChadhaContact Newcastle Branch