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Brave Enough to Push Your Elective One Step Further?

by Work the World

Medical, Nursing, Dentistry, Midwifery, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Radiography, Pharmacy, All Destinations, Village Healthcare Experience

Booking your elective is a huge step in the right direction. It takes courage to take yourself halfway around the world to work in a developing country. But if you consider yourself a true adventurer there's something else you can do to take an extra step into the unknown!

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Medical Elective Funding Guide

by Work the World

All Disciplines, Funding

Raising the money for your overseas placement can be a serious worry. But don't be put off - we've put together an easy to follow guide to help point you in the right direction. Raising money is absolutely possible for everybody, even if you're starting form zero!

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Palliative care in Tanzania; treating patients, not just disease

by Work the World

Medical, Nursing, Dentistry, Midwifery, Physiotherapy, Occupational Therapy, Radiography, Pharmacy, Tanzania Dar es Salaam

In an interview with Macmillan GP Adviser Dr Charles Campion Smith, we discuss the reality of palliative care in Africa. Having recently from a trip to introduce palliative care in a northern region of Tanzania, Dr Campion Smith shares his insight into the needs and current provision of this vital service in the context of East Africa.

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