While on placement in our partner hospital in Sri Lanka you’ll have the opportunity to work in departments like ICU, O&G, and General Surgery. This unique overseas experience will both challenge your existing skills, and give you plenty more to take home. Anuradhapura also boasts more than 50 Buddhist temples, shrines and stupas, earning its title as a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Read what our students think below!
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"Once you’re past the door, the hospital environment is immediately different."Read more
There were no epidurals, and limited anaesthesia during labour.Read more
"I saw conditions I’d never seen before, and probably won’t see again."Read more
"I saw both routine surgeries and those that were unique and challenging."Read more
"Many patients who needed the hospital made less than 100 Pesos per day. A basic eye ultrasound cost 800 Pesos."Read more
"I couldn’t have asked for a more excellent combination of clinical experiences..."Read more
"There was no pain relief for women in labour—no epidurals, no gas and air, nothing."Read more
"The hospital was underfunded and overcrowded, and the doctors regularly worked 36-hour shifts."Read more
"I hope to visit again one day, I could not recommend this placement more."Read more
"Now, a year later, I still often think back on my time in Ghana and I know for certain I will go back."Read more