medical officer

  1. U

    Summer Employment RNR

    Hi Everyone, In a strange spot (figuratively ;) ) where I'm about to begin medical school in Ireland (ROI), being based in Dublin. I went to the RNR branch in NI and spoke to the great team there. They don't give out bursaries to students outside the UK, understandably. So I'm wondering if I...
  2. W

    Advice on Becoming a Doctor and Navy Officer - MO?

    Hi guys, I've done a fair bit of research into the roles in all the forces, not just limited to the navy. Basically, I'm 21 and most way through a Human Biology degree. I want some hands on military experience before I'm too old. I do not wish to stay in conventional units such as just the army...
  3. torizis

    Joining the navy as a Medical or Dental Officer

    Hi everyone, I'm unsure as to if this is the correct place to post this, but I was wondering which was better; Medical or Dental Officer? I'm planning on joining the navy as some kind of Healthcare officer, and before I choose which course to take at university I was wondering: 1) What are the...
  4. S

    Doctors on Submarines

    Hello. I'm currently considering joining the navy as a medical officer, and I'm considering joining the submarine service. I understand that the initial commission length for a MO is 6 years. If I spent those 6 on a boat, would I be able to change to surface if I renewed my commission, or would...
  5. M

    Suxamethonium Sensitivity - advice needed

    Bit of a strange one, But filling out the medical forms you have to declare Suxamethonium sensitivity. However it is not included on the permenant bars from service. It only states serious allergies or ones requiring adrenaline/epi-pens. Just wondering if there are any medical guys that...
  6. S

    RNR, RMR or URNU?

    Hello. I'm currently considering a career as a medical officer in the navy, and I'm exploring options for what to do during uni. I'm trying to choose between the RNR, RMR, and (if I get the offer from a university that has one) a URNU. I'm interested in joining as a medical officer, and...