Zambia Medical Volunteering Diary #2

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I’ve reached around the halfway point now of my 3 months in Zambia and time is really flying. It continues to be an amazing experience; I’m constantly learning a lot, and really excited about the projects that we’re working on. The main ventures over the last few weeks have been progressing with the stock management initiative and getting involved with …

My HPAT Study Experience – Aifric Walsh

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There is no point in sugar coating it, studying for the HPAT is tough. As if you don’t already have enough on your plate with all your leaving cert exams to prepare for, throw the HPAT in on top and it can be very easy to drown in a sea of study. I suppose what I found hardest when preparing …

Zambia Medical Volunteering Diary #1

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Hi, my name’s John and I’m a paediatric doctor from Ireland. I’m volunteering with On Call Africa in Zambia from March to June 2022. I have a strong interest in public health and tropical medicine so this placement is exactly what I was looking for! Our offices are based in Livingstone, and the current objective from the healthcare side of …