Lists 15 Tips For Planning Your Elective Share Tweet Published 4 months ago on 31st January 2018 By Anika Parmar 1. Plan EARLY! Like from 1st year (kidding), but seriously at least a year in advance. 2. Shortlist countries in the world that will actually let you practice… 3. Find out which vaccines you’ll need for your travel. 4. Make sure you have a valid passport…Duh!😂 5. Ensure you have the correct Visa(s) too! 6. Double and triple check your dates, just incase your have to miss clinics or need special leave. 7. Check if you need specialist insurance/indemnity or if it’s included by your elective practice or hospital. 8. Budget accordingly and then add an extra amount just in case! 9. Check if your elective practice needs a confirmation letter from your university. 10. Check if your university needs a confirmation letter from your elective practice. 11. Various dental charities offer student elective programs, so check them out beforehand! 12. Lots of prizes and funding are available, so be sure to look around. 13. Know where the British Embassy is in the country you visit, just in case you fancy some proper tea and biscuits. No seriously, their tea is amazing! 14. Double check what cards or currency they use and what your bank will charge you. (Monzo is a great alternative) 15. Don’t forget your floss! Related Topics: Up Next 12 Things That Always Happen During A Viva Don't Miss Top 5 Clinical Cases This Week Continue Reading You may like Lists 13 Things You Wish You Did During A Viva Published 1 month ago on 23rd April 2018 By Anika Parmar 1. Prepped more… 2. Should I have worn my tunic instead? 3. Should I have worn a tie? 4. Maybe I should have spent more time on this question instead? 5. How did I not know the answer to that?! 6. Should have polished my models more… 7. Should have shaped that composite better… 8. Wish I had reflected more… 9. I knew I should have spoken about occlusion! 10. Should have shortened that answer… 11. Should have lengthened that answer… 12. Did I mention the perio?! 13. Should have mentioned long term maintenance… Continue Reading Lists 10 Signs Your Tutor Has Your Back Published 2 months ago on 6th April 2018 By Anika Parmar 1. They actually value your input on treatment planning 2. They don’t look over your shoulder 24/7 3. Always on hand when you need them 4. They actually help you understand why you do what you do 5. Instead of just saying stuff at you 🙄 6. They’ll have tips and tricks for days 7. They inspire you to be the best you can be 8. Encourage you to tackle more complex cases 9. Give you clinical autonomy 10. Actually has useful exam tips 🤔 Continue Reading Lists 12 Mistakes You Always Make in an Exam Published 2 months ago on 15th March 2018 By Anika Parmar 1. Forget your candidate number 2. Forgetting which location the exam is in 3. Forgetting your seat number 4. And then sitting in the wrong seat… 5. …Then the person comes and asks you to move 6. Forgetting to take stuff out of your pockets 7. Forgetting to turn your phone off 8. Forgetting your stationary 9. Misreading the question 10. Not paying attention to the time 11. Forgetting to turn over the page and realise there is another question 12. Forgetting to actually revise 🙈 Continue Reading InstagramInstagram has returned invalid data.Follow Us!Latest Posts Lists1 month ago 13 Things You Wish You Did During A Viva 1. Prepped more… 2. Should I have worn my tunic instead? 3. Should I have worn a tie?... Featured1 month ago Can These Proteins Cure Cavities? Researchers at the University of Washington have designed a convenient and natural product that uses proteins to rebuild tooth enamel... News1 month ago Is the Sweet Tooth Gene Connected With Having Less Body Fat? People with a gene variation of FGF21 have a predisposition to less body fat than others, new research conducted at... Lists2 months ago 10 Signs Your Tutor Has Your Back 1. They actually value your input on treatment planning 2. They don’t look over your shoulder 24/7 3.... Facebook Trending Featured2 years ago Andy Murray’s Dental Secret to Success! Lists4 months ago 10 Best Celebrity Smile Makeovers News4 months ago New Smart Material Developed To Stop Bacteria From Causing Cavities Under Fillings All2 years ago Ted Talks Every Dentist Should Watch Lists4 months ago 7 Reasons You Should Enter The Future of Dentistry Awards Lists6 months ago The 15 Most Famous Dentists of All Time? Lists3 months ago 17 Things You Think During Your First Crown Prep Featured1 year ago Why Dr Wyman Chan Only Does Teeth Whitening?