8: Student experiences: Sophie

In this episode, Helen is joined by Sophie, who worked in the NHS during COVID-19 as a final year medical student. She talks about the ways in which caring for patients has been different during the pandemic, and some of the challenges that has presented.

If youโ€™re a medical, nursing, physician associate or AHP student, and youโ€™d like to talk on the podcast about your experiences of working or studying during the COVID-19 pandemic, please get in touch with us. Contact us at: covidpod@liverpool.ac.uk

If you need support, here are a few of our recommendations:

University of Liverpool Student Support Services (for nursing, allied health and other students at the University of Liverpool) https://www.liverpool.ac.uk/studentsupport/

School of Medicine Wellbeing Team (for medical students at the University of Liverpool) wellbeing.mbchb@liverpool.ac.uk

Employee Assistance Programme (for staff at the University of Liverpool) https://staff.liverpool.ac.uk/our-workplace-and-community/support-and-development/employee-assistance-programme/)

NHS Staff Support Line https://people.nhs.uk/help/
Your GP Samaritans free phoneline: 116 123
Papyrus 0800 068 41 41