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Student Health

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Health advice for students and applicants to BSc (Hons) and MBChB (ScotGEM) Programmes

Information for entrant medical students:

Standards of fitness for medical students.  Advice to applicants on minimum health / disability standards.  Two versions:

Pre Entry Questionnaire for medical students.  Advice to entrants which invites them to complete the occupational health forms –

General information and forms
Wellbeing and resilience – ScotGEM
Request for Medical Evidence form  – student medical consent form.
Skin Surveillance Declaration form (ScotGEM students only)
Consent to transfer medical records –  Consent to transfer records to partners, completed at matriculation
Occupational health referral form for students referred to Occupational health.  This should be read with the health advice for students
Medical student-specific guidelines on student pregnancy, maternity and paternity leave
Students and EPP advice for all students
Student health – overseas experience – advice for students travelling abroad
Use of latex – advice for students with latex allergy
Pre-placement forms
Covid-19 Infection prevention and control confirmation form