Festival programme 2014


In keeping with this year's theme of Medicine: Cradle to Grave, the festival will be split into three sections all exploring different parts of the life-cycle. These are:

Section 1: Birth and childhood

Section 2: Adulthood

Section 3: Old age and death


Films have now been released! Click here to find out more

Timeline of Medfest events 2014

Date             Event                    Venue

1st Feb         Medfest: music        Birmingham (National student conference) 

4th Feb         Imperial                  Lecture theatre G34, Sir Alexander Fleming Building

6th Feb         Galway                    Small lecture theatre

11th Feb        Dublin                    Red room then cinema, UCD student centre

12th Feb        Keele                      Westminster theatre (Keele Uni)

18th Feb        Riga, Latvia

19th Feb        Brighton & Sussex   Fulton A lecture theatre, Sussex Campus

20th Feb        Kings                     LT1, New Hunt's House, Guy's campus

21st Feb        Medfest: music        Tamesis Dock, Albert Embankment from 7:30pm

21st Feb        Cambridge              Gonville and Caius Campus

25th Feb        Birmingham            TBC

25th Feb        Leeds                     Medical lecture theatre, Worsley building, Leeds uni

26th Feb        Cardiff                    CF10, Cardiff Students' Union

27th Feb        Queens, Belfast       LT1, Queens University medical biology centre

27th Feb        Newcastle               David Shaw lecture theatre

27th Feb        Edinburgh               Lecture Theatre 175, Old College

27th Feb        Warwick                  L4, Science concourse, University of Warwick

28th Feb        Peninsula                PMS lecture theatre, Wonford building, Exeter

28th Feb        Bristol                     Main Lecture Theatre St Michael's Hospital

3rd March       Southampton          TBC

4th March       Barts                      Perrin Lecture, Barts School of Medicine

4th March       UCL                        Bentham Place

4th March       Manchester             Conference room, Raunsley building

5th March       St Georges              Monckton Lecture Theatre, St George's 

5th March       Gala Event              Royal College of Psychiatrists

6th March       Limerick                  Main lecture theatre, UL graduate entry Med school

8th March       Sheffield                 Union auditorium 

11th March     Melbourne, Australia

11th March     Canberra, Australia

12th March     Medfest: Art            Royal College of Psychiatrists from 6:30pm

18th March     Glasgow                  Queen Margaret Union, University of Glasgow

19th March     Dublin                     Albert Lecture Theatre, Royal College of Surgeons

22nd March     Dundee

26th March     Liverpool                 Sherrington lecture theatre

27th March     Nottingham             LT1, Queens Medical Centre, Nottingham

27th March     Leicester                 Attenborough film theatre


Check out local leads 2014 to see who's representing Medfest in your area

and the Calendar to make sure the events are firmly in your diary!