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Essential Information for Freshers

Welcome 2015-2016 MVST Students

You will receive, by email, a welcome letter from Dr David Good detailing your set, and how to access the online timetables.   Please check your @cam email account. 

The documents below make up the Freshers Pack, which you must read carefully and print off as necessary.


Tuesday 6th October

Occupational Health Information

Individual Occupational Health appointments for:

Medics: running from Tuesday 6th October - Friday 16th October (see your welcome letter)

Vets: Arranged directly with you during the term

For Your Appointment

Molecules in Medical Science Information

Molecules in Medical Science (MIMS) flyer


Wednesday 7th October

For Medics For Vets

Anatomy session from 9-10 am or 10-11 am (check your timetable for your session).

Functional Architecture of the Body (FAB) Flyer

Map for the Anatomy Building


Introduction to Clinical School

1.30 pm - 5.00 pm at The Clinical School at Addenbrookes Hospital.

You will be asked to formally sign the Medical Student Register.

Clinical School Induction Timetable

MSC Database Permission Form  (Print Me !)

Map for the Clinical School

Universal (was Uni4) Bus Timetable

Welcome from the Dean of the Veterinary School

2:00pm in Biffen Lecture Theater

Biffen Lecture Theater Map



Thursday 8th October

For Vets

2:00 pm - 5:00pm at the Department of Veterinary Medicine (“the vet school”) on the University’s West Cambridge Site on Madingley Road                             

Introduction to Pre-clinical Extra Mural Studies (EMS) and a compulsory health and Safety session

Universal (was Uni4) Bus Timetable


Friday 9th October

For Medics

Drop-in between 2:00pm - 5:00pm to the MedSoc Freshers Fair in the Cambridge Union Society (Library and Fairfax Rhodes Room).

This is an opportunity to meet representatives from other medically-related societies and some Medsoc sponsors as well as Cambridge's Medical Students Society (MedSoc).