A placement in Arequipa will expose you to a unique set of practises specific to Peru. One of these is the creation of chemotherapy medication by local pharmacists, due to the prevalence of cancer. With three hundred days of sun every year, it's unlikely you'll see anything but blue skies on your adventures outside of the pharmacy. Why not take time to explore Lake Titicaca’s floating villages or textile-laden local markets. Read what our students think below!



Mia Fallon

Monash University 2018

Pharmacy, Peru Arequipa

"I saw, first hand, the lengths some patients went to to avoid conventional medical treatments, and instead persist with traditional herbal remedies."

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