Help; I’m starting clinical!

Congratulations! You have gotten through the long, hard slog of pre-clinical and are now ready to apply your learning in the clinical environment! As with all points of transition, this …

Help; I’m being bullied on placement

Bullying, discrimination and sexual harassment is unfortunately commonly experienced by medical students, but it is never acceptable. WAMSS and the Medical School collaborated to produce a resource for students about …

Help; COVID-19

Welcome to the COVID-19 edition of WAMSS’ I need help! page. The content here is based on the results of the COVID-19/Mental Health Survey. We hope that you might find …

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Help; my WWCC/HE Number has expired!

For information on how to update your Working With Children Card can be found here, check out this link: UWA – Renewing your WWCC – Medical Students For information on …

Help; I Need Help

Need urgent help right now? If your life is in danger, call emergency services 000.You are not alone. There is always someone to hear your pain and problems, and to …

Help; I Have No Money

What to do if you find yourself stuck in a crack in the ground underneath a giant boulder you can’t move with no hope of rescue due to a lack …

Help; I Need Time Off

If you need time off, you will need to apply for it through the appropriate channels. Short Leave (<2 days): If you wish to take two days or less short …

Help; I’m Sick!

Contrary to popular belief, medical students are humans too, and we get sick sometimes. If this happens to you: STEP 1 HEALTH FIRST First: go and see your GP. If …

Help; I Need to Defer An Exam

You can get a deferred exam if the Faculty is convinced that, due to medical and/or exceptional reasons you: Were not able to prepare well enough for the exam Were …

Help; I Need Special Consideration

WHAT IS IT?Special Consideration allows things like getting an extension for an assignment or deferring exams. WHO CAN APPLY FOR IT?You can apply for this if you think that your …