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Who cares? Care and society in the modern world.

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GLOBAL HEALTH WRITES Citizen Journalist: Ian Hodgson   Speaking in March at the Royal College of Physicians in Dublin, Ireland, Arthur Kleinman and Iain Wilkinson shared details of their new text, ‘A Passion for Society: How we think about human suffering’. Essentially a critique of how ‘care’ is in danger of slipping off the radar […]

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IFGH 2012: The Impact of Geographical and Cultural Translocation on Training in a Western Medical School

The overall aim of this study is to identify issues impacting on the journey and experience of overseas students studying in a Western medical school. We aim to identify and clarify challenges facing cohorts of students at all stages of the programme and build on existing supportive mechanisms and to assist the College in further […]

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IFGH 2012: Addressing Surgical Manpower in Sub Saharan Africa: an Intercollegiate Partnership Between RCSI and COSECSA

Posted by Irish Forum for Global Health | Conference Abstracts Authors:O’Flynn E.1,2, Duggan R.1,2, Tierney S.1, Thompson M.2, Mkandawire N.2, Kakande I.2 Author Affiliations: 1Royal College of Surgeons in Ireland / College of Surgeons of East, Central and Southern Africa Collaboration Programme, 2RCSI Dublin COSECSA Arusha, Tanzania Option 2– Lessons from the field; project and programme evaluations; and syntheses or analyses Presented as – Oral Presentation Issues: A recent situational analysis indicates that the COSECSA region* has […]

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