medicine

Applications to Akindolie Medical Scholarship now open

  A medical scholarship set by lawyer and PRECIOUS awards ambassador, Funke Abimbola, to encourage future doctors from a BAME background, is now open for application. The Akindolie Medical Scholarship was established in 2016 by Ms Abimbola, and her family to honour their father, the late Dr. Frank Olufemi Akindolie. The 2017 scholarship will comprise…

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Movers and Shakers | Dr. Patrice Baptiste

Patrice Baptiste is a General Practice Registrar(GP). She is also the founder and Director of DreamSmartTutors, an organisation that aims to help students successfully apply to medical school as well as educate and inform them about life as a doctor.   Tell us about your current job responsibilities. I currently work as a General Practice…

PRECIOUS award winner establishes medical scholarship to honour her father

Funke Abimbola, a multi award winning lawyer and diversity campaigner, has established a medical scholarship to honour her father, Dr. Frank Olufemi Akindolie.  Funke won the 2015 PRECIOUS award for Outstanding Woman in Professional Services. The Akindolie Medical Scholarship(which is personally funded by Funke) will comprise a financial bursary of up to £1,500 and will also include structured mentoring…