School Science Conference 2022
- Find out what stem cells are, understand the difference between unipotent, multipotent, pluripotent and totipotent stem cells, and learn about stem cell transplants (also known as a bone marrow transplant).
- Find out about Fanconi anaemia, including symptoms, treatment and potential options for donors
- Consider the ethical considerations surrounding ‘designer babies’ and ‘saviour siblings’.
Other opportunities for students to learn about pathology
- RCPath Open Day - Tuesday 21 June 2022, from 9am-3pm. Open to GCSE/sixth form students with a strong interest in studying medicine or biomedical science at university. We will be highlighting the various pathology specialties and providing a glimpse into careers within pathology. The day will consist of a series of hands-on activities and students will have the opportunity to speak with pathologists from various specialties. There is a limited capacity for the event, so places will be offered on a first come first served basis. Please email: firstname.lastname@example.org to express interest in this event with:
- an estimate of the number of students
- which year groups the students are in
- how many teachers will be able to attend with the students
- Art of Pathology Competition - closes 30 May. Open to adults and children in the UK and abroad. Win up to £1000!
- National Pathology Week - save the date: 20-26 June 2022.
- Diamond Jubilee Celebrations - find out how we are celebrating our 60th anniversary and take part.