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Living organisms are endlessly fascinating, and continue to present innumerable mysteries for scientists to investigate. Whether passionate about human biology, intrigued by medical technology or driven to become a doctor, the Reach Cambridge Life Science & Medicine program is the ideal summer course for you.The course introduces students to a range of subjects taught by scientists at the cutting edge of biological and medical research, inviting them to explore the most interesting areas of life science such as neuropsychology, DNA and genetics. Students will have a fantastic opportunity to explore contemporary medical issues in a supportive academic environment.The course is led by a dedicated teaching team assisted by a number of guest lecturers invited to discuss the latest developments in their field. Classroom sessions are complemented by an exciting range of interactive sessions and practicals as well as excursions to sites of particular scientific interest. Topics include contemporary cancer research, evolution, forensic science, and biodiversity.The course is also designed to get students thinking about what it means to be a good scientist in the 21st Century and to equip them for leadership in science through workshops on scientific communication and ethics in medical research.

Living organisms are endlessly fascinating, and continue to present innumerable mysteries for scientists to investigate. Whether passionate about human biology, intrigued by medical technology or driven to become a doctor, the Reach Cambridge Life Science & Medicine program is the ideal summer course for you.The course introduces students to a range of subjects taught by scientists at the...

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