Chinese medicine: Enriching Nursing students’ practice

Second year Nursing student Kate Corner had an enriching experience in Xiamen, China for two weeks, where she increased her cultural competency by opening up to the wonders of Chinese medicine, healthcare and nursing practice. What appealed to you the most about the program? My friend, who had been on study tours throughout their degree….

Mongolia to Vietnam: Short-term placements making long-term impacts

UON medicine student, Bal Dhital, shares with us his eye-opening journey as a medical intern in Mongolia and Vietnam. The past two months, I have spent traversing vast and empty swathes of the Mongolian Gobi and perilously busy streets in Ho Chi Minh City, where innumerable scooters rush past like driftwood in a monsoon flood. At airport…