It is hard to believe that it is three months since my last Master’s Blog. Life at SIM, is busy, and especially as The Master.
The 2021 Institute of Physics and Engineering in Medicine, IPEM, and the Worshipful Company of Scientific Instrument Makers, WCSIM, joint essay prize has been awarded to Edward Peake for his essay ‘Re-think of medical imaging: How could new methods, technologies and work practices impact the post Covid backlog and patient outcomes?’
On Thursday we were delighted to have Stephen Wheatley, brother of the Master and a Liveryman of the Company of Entrepreneurs, speak to us about his work as a volunteer with the RNLI on the Thames.
The start with Paddington at Paddington……………
Andrey has decided to celebrate his 21st birthday, by competing in a 21-kilometer mountain race with over 2000m of altitude climbing – to raise money for people suffering chronic skin diseases. The race will be from Samokov (a city in Bulgaria) to Musala (the highest peak in the nation). To sponsor please follow the link below.
Every year Livery Schools Link organises a careers showcase for the Livery Companies in the City of London. This year, 2021, was a virtual event and our slides can be seen here. Instrumentation is fundamental to modern life and sustaiability so if you are interested in a career in this area take a look.
Apprentice Ukendar Vadivel, (17) from North-West London is awarded the Lord Mayor’s COVID-19 Livery Award recognising the contribution made by Livery Company members in 2020 in support of the City and communities impacted by the COVID19 pandemic.
Welcome to The Masters Blog for the second Quarter of 2021
You might think that with COVID restrictions keeping us all at home, for months on end, that there couldn’t be too much to report……….but you would be so very wrong!