While on placement in Dar Es Salaam you'll have the chance to work in both the tertiary referral hospital and the local regional hospital. You’ll quickly learn that Tanzanian midwives differ dramatically to those in the UK, as do cultural traditions surrounding birthing. We tailor all of our placements to the interests of each individual; should you choose to specialise in neonatal intensive care or work with HIV positive mothers. Outside of hospital grounds head on safari to spot African’s famous wildlife. Read what our students think below!
I saw everything from twin deliveries, breech deliveries and severe pre-eclampsiaRead more
I was left with my eyes wide open to the world of Midwifery and now can’t wait to qualify!Read more
I quickly learnt that I could be of use just by holding someone's hand or offering a few comforting words in SwahiliRead more
The strength and confidence I developed in myself and in my practice out there will hopefully last a lifetime.Read more
On the first day we had 5 births including a set of twins, not bad going!Read more