Our partner hospital in Dar Es Salaam provides extensive opportunities in niche fields like neurosurgery, oncology, and anaesthesiology, making for a totally unique clinical placement. There are also many different specialisms – endocrinology, cardiology, and neurology to name a few – that are available for you to engage with. The adventure continues during your time off too; venture to Mikumi National Park for Africa’s famous safari, or trek to the summit of Mt. Kilimanjaro. Read what our students think below!
I was left in awe and thoroughly impressed by the doctors’ dedication towards their patientsRead more
There was one paediatrics ward which was split in two - contagious (diarrhoea) and non-contagious, which was mostly malaria and pneumonia. There were often two children (and two mums) to a bed.Read more
Busy would be an understatement. Babies were being delivered every 5 to 10 minutes at peakRead more
Go! .... But take a head torch and an open mind to make it even more incredible!Read more
I came across the work of the local witch doctors, one example was Uvulectomy as a treatment for coughRead more
One piece of advice I would give to students considering an overseas elective is –don’t hold back!Read more