By Sarah Jawad
How student participation has affected the way we engage with medical issues in developing countries
The developing world is as fascinating as it is horrifying in the context of its medical issues. Prior to the past decade, individual elective terms, and the occasional voluntary placements abroad more or less made up the contact medical students, and indeed other students in Britain, would have with the developing world. However, there has recently been a shift in student attitudes....
By Zainab Rahim
Why Being a Student Activist Raises More Than A Little Suspicion
There is a thought that still manages to amaze me: almost a tonne of surplus equipment from King's College London (KCL) crossed a ground breaking 5000 miles to reach Gaza. With the opening of the new decade - we broke the siege.
But the amazement in this case is a combination of good and bad. This time last month, it felt like a day of lost plans. As the snow fell thickly here in London and stranded...
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