Operating Theatre Live Tour coming to DMA in August!
Downham Market Academy School has been selected as one of the first venues in the UK to host the award-winning Operating Theatre Live National Tour.
Operating Theatre Live Tour are the UK’s only touring surgical experience offering academically rigorous educational experience matched to English, Scottish, Welsh and Irish exam specifications. Their events secure and challenge students to explore careers in medicine and healthcare in a mission to raise engagement in STEM subjects.
This incredible, immersive operating theatre experience will give your child the opportunity to dissect real specimens led by human anatomist Samuel Piri and his team of clinicians. Sponsored by the Royal Society of Medicine, Operating Theatre Live are the UK’s only approved license holders to use all class animal by-products for educational purposes and they are bringing their tour to us here at Downham Market Academy, Ryston Hall, Ryston End on 13th August 2018 from 9am to 5pm for the main event with an optional workshop for an insight into Emergency Medicine from 5pm to 8pm. Please see below for prices:
Main Event Ticket £69.00 (9.00am – 5.00pm)
Includes scrub hire, stethoscope hire, full PPE, 7 workshops and lunch
Trauma Ticket £139.00 (9.00am – 8.00pm)
Includes scrub hire, stethoscope hire, full PPE, 8 workshops, lunch and hot evening meal
During this unique opportunity, your child will be taking on the role of a trauma doctor bringing the systems of the human body alive through dissections.
As quoted by Samuel Piri himself:
“I personally write the academic content and produce all of the activities myself. Me and my team guarantee you a breath-taking, unforgettable trip through the human body like never before. Each student will leave stretched and challenged having made measurable progress against the science specification, we’ve got them all covered. (GCSE, A Levels BTEC’s Scottish National 5 and Highers)”.
Samuel Piri (Anatomist, Teacher and Programme Director)
Please book up as soon as possible as there are a very limited number of tickets for this exclusive event – and it is going to be opened to all schools within a 20 mile radius of Downham Market Academy, so demand will be exceptional.
For more information regarding the tour and to book your place, please click on the link below.