Reader scoops prestigious surgical accolade

A non-medical surgical expert at Edge Hill University has been presented with one of the most prestigious awards in recognition of her contribution to teaching hundreds of students around the world.

Meet the medical student challenging the status quo

“You don’t need to be from a privileged background to become a doctor,” says Heral Vaghela, a medical student at Edge Hill University who is on a mission to break down the societal barriers to a career in medicine.