Webinar Series 02: Towards a holistic approach to wellbeing for medical students
By Dr Theresa Compton 18 January 2017
The Toolkit at Plymouth University Peninsular School of Medicine and Dentistry
Speaker: Dr Theresa Compton MB, BS, BSc, FHEA, Lecturer in Biomedical Science. Lead for pastoral care, Plymouth University Peninsula School of Medicine and Dentistry
Background: The toolkit at Plymouth University Peninsular School of Medicine and Dentistry has been developed drawing on personal experience of coping at medical school and as doctors, using information and insight gained as pastoral care providers and supported using the literature around strategies that might support medical students.
The toolkit is currently informing and guiding the approach to students’ wellbeing at Plymouth University Peninsula School of Medicine and Dentistry. Future developments are expected to be based on ten strategies illustrated in the image attached, which will also be discussed during the webinar.