Jemma travelled to Ghana in 2010. Since then she’s worked as a cardiac nurse and pursued her passion for tropical nursing in Malawi.Read more
Welcome to the Work the World blog — here you'll find articles to help you make a more informed decision about your healthcare internship overseas. You'll learn about things like how a placement can boost your career, how you can spread the cost of your trip, the benefits of travelling overseas, why a Work the World internship presents such great value, and more.
We explore the struggles faced by traditional medicine and its practitioners in Ghana, looking at what the future holds in a country whose official medical system is science-based.Read more
If you’re the kind of person who sees that life is too short to wait it out indoors, read on.Read more
"Just go for it, don’t think too hard about it. Take the opportunities while you have them because once you’re working it’s not so easy."Read more
"To see a breech baby actually being delivered in Tanzania was incredible. I wrote my dissertation about it."Read more