•   Post-16 Learners

Insight to Health Innovation @ University of Manchester

Event providers: The University of Manchester

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The University of Manchester and The University of Bolton will host ‘Insight to Health Innovation’ events. These events will highlight ‘Health Innovation’ as an emerging career path to local young people who may be exploring their future education and career pathways.

The University of Manchester event (held on Wednesday 1st February) will focus on the impact of research within health innovation as well as explore how the wider world of STEM can intertwine with the healthcare sector. Attendees will get the chance to take part in hands-on workshops as well as hear more about life as a researcher at University. Attendees will get the chance to network with working professionals and current University students.

This event is perfect for learners who are interested in all STEM subjects and those interested in healthcare careers who are in Year 12/College Year 1 or Year 13/College Year 2.

Learners will sign up individually and will attend unaccompanied (not with a parent/carer or teacher). On the booking form, learners are asked to put the name and contact email of a teacher who they must seek permission from before signing up.

Please complete the booking form to book a space: https://gck.fm/xpsel

If you are a teacher who would like to book spaces for multiple students, please contact gmhigher@manchester.ac.uk directly.

Booking will close on Wednesday 25th January.


9:30 – 9:45 am – Arrival and welcome

9:45 – 10:00 am – Insight into Health Innovation talk

10:00 – 10:30 am – Careers in Health talk

10:30 – 11:30 am – Become the Professional – Stroke workshop

11:30 – 11:45 am – Break

11:45 am – 12:25 pm – Meet the Professionals – speed networking!

12:45 – 1:30 pm – Lunch

1:30 – 2:15 pm – Solve a Health Problem workshop

2:15 – 2:30 pm – Interview the Ambassadors

2:30 – 2:45 pm – Evaluation and close

Event Age Groups IconY12, Y13

01 Feb 2023

9:30 am - 2:45 pm

The University of Manchester

On Campus

Gatsby benchmark 2 5 7

RPF learner outcomes LO1 LO2 LO5

Booking info

Available Places: 50

Please fill in this booking form: https://gck.fm/xpsel.

Please seek permission from your school/college before booking a place.