Junior Conference 2018


Date: Sunday 2nd December 2018 - Sir Alexander Fleming Building, Imperial College London


The Vision Junior Conference is an exciting medical school admissions conference for students in years 11 and 12 who are interested in entering the medical profession. Please click below to learn more about the features of the conferences. The focus of the day is a number of fun practical stations giving you a taste of life as a student and learning about the trials and tribulations of life as a doctor from our inspirational speakers.

The online booking form can be found here.
A copy of our photo consent form can be found here.


Places are £7.50 per person and include lunch, all materials on the day and an information pack.
Places for Outreach schools will be prioritised until Friday 16th November 2018.

If you have any questions, please email us at visioninfo@imperial.ac.uk



Essay Competition

Delegates are invited to write an essay with the following title:
Medical cannabis is becoming an increasingly popular method of treatment used by doctors for treating patients. How is cannabis used in healthcare? (30%)
Discuss the advantages and disadvantages of cannabis in medicine, including the issues that may arise from using cannabis in healthcare. (70%)




Deadline – Sunday 25th November 2018

The maximum of words for this essay is 1000. A maximum of 5 references may be included. Please structure your essay with an introduction and a conclusion. You must attend the ICSM Vision Junior Conference 2018 In order to eligible for a prize. Please email your entry to visioninfo@imperial.ac.uk

1st prize: £150
2nd prize: £100
3rd prize: £50



Please click below to learn more about the features of the conferences:


Practical Stations

Small group teaching on a number of practical stations to give you a taste of the skills you’ll be learning as a med student.

Tutorials will include using a stethoscope, breath sounds, stroke and neurology, chest X-rays, and clinical communication/history taking.

Inspirational talks from practising doctors

Hear about the experiences and the trials and tribulations of being in the medical profession from those at the top of the profession.

Get clued up on the application process

Can’t wait to get to medical school after having a taster!

Submitting an application for medical school is far more complicated than the UCAS form.

Learn about the special requirements for a successful application process:

  • Interview technique
  • BMAT and UKCAT admissions tests
  • Work experience
  • Volunteering and extra-curriculum activities
  • Personal statements