Recent News & Events
Medical Women's Federation Conference
Sixth Form Medical students recently attend the MWF's annual conference, looking at equality within the medical profession. The conference, usually reserved for medical professionals and postgraduate medical students, welcomed students from La Retraite, and give a great insiders' view of life within the profession.
Students heard a number of leading female figures in the profession discuss gender equality and the issues they face within the medical workplace. Following this, the MWF kindly held a workshop for our students with a range of top medical professionals, including the notable President of the MWF, Professor Parveen Kumar. All students are now feeling very prepared for applying to university and medical school.
Scholarship students pictured above, alongside Professor Pattern Kumar, and other delegates, and Ms Savoy, teacher of Science here at La Retraite.
Inspiring Women in Legal, with Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Year 12 prospective Law students recently attended a brilliant workshop at Bank of America Merrrill Lynch, to inspire students and give an idea of what the Law profession can involve.