About the Immerse Medicine Summer School
Medicine encompasses far more than just being a doctor. The Immerse Education Medicine programme covers Medicine from the laboratory right through to the patient’s bedside and considers drugs, disease and the human anatomy along the way. With expert guidance from university tutors, you will explore the work at the forefront of medical research, debate medical ethics and learn the emergency medicine processes utilised by clinical medics in all fields. Along the way you’ll develop the critical thinking and independent research skills crucial to success in this field.
During your two week programme, you will live and study in a university college as you explore the breadth of opportunities that Medicine has to offer. Outside of your academic studies, you’ll get to know the city as you meet new friends from around the world and make the most of our busy programme of social and cultural activities.
Do you want to discover what it’s like to study Medicine? Discover your passion with our academic programmes!
Cambridge Medicine Summer School for 16-18 year olds
The Immerse Education Medicine summer programme in Cambridge provides you with in-depth insight into both the theory and practice of Medicine. The topics explored reflect the scope of the field of Medicine and the areas available for future specialism as well as providing insight into life as a Medical student.View Details
Cambridge Medicine Summer School for 13-15 year olds
The Immerse Education Medicine summer programme in Cambridge provides you with an exciting first look at what the study and practice of Medicine actually entails. You’ll explore the principles that underpin our knowledge of medical science and gain your first insight into practical medicine.View Details
Locations We Offer
Cambridge is one of the top destinations for students choosing where their future medical school. Ranked as one of the best universities in the world, it provides an inspirational backdrop for aspiring medics to explore both the world of medicine and university life.
Study Medicine with Immerse and you’ll explore the genomics and epigenetics, histology, physiology, neuroscience, pharmacology and more. On top of this, you’ll develop analytical and practical skills that translate to a range of career paths and which form the basis of a medic’s skillset.
Our Medicine programmes take place in colleges of Cambridge University. Cambridge is a world-renowned centre of academic prestige and scientific discovery, having welcomed the likes of Isaac Newton and Charles Darwin among its alumni.
Our Medicine TutorsOur established tutors are experts in their fields of study. Gain the skills and experience you need to excel with a unique, unparalleled learning experience. Each week, you’ll be able to collaborate with leading academics mirroring the teaching method of the iconic, world-renowned and most respected educational establishments in the UK. As current and past alumni of top universities, they’re highly specialised, recognised and knowledgeable in their chosen fields and can transfer their academic wisdom to you through interactive learning, independent study, seminars, and tutorials, depending on your age group.
OUR MEDICINE TUTORS
Eléonore Fox is currently completing her PhD at the University of Cambridge in the Department of Medicine. Her research focuses on the role of neutrophils (a type of immune cell) in respiratory diseases. More specifically, she is interested in why and how the morphology of neutrophils changes in the alveolar compartment of certain diseased patients. She completed a Bachelor of Science in Anatomy and Cell Biology at McGill University in Canada, before joining the University of Cambridge for a Master of Philosophy in Clinical Science (Experimental Medicine). After initially specializing in cancer research in various laboratories, including at the Dana-Farber Cancer Institute (Harvard University) and at the Rosalind and Goodman Cancer Centre (McGill University), she shifted her focus to immunology and intensive care research.