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Welcome to the Work the World blog — here you'll find articles to help you make a more informed decision about your overseas healthcare placement. You'll learn about things like how a placement can boost your career, how you can spread the cost of your trip, the benefits of travelling overseas versus staying at home, why a Work the World placement presents such great value, and more.
Get stuck in below to find out what your once-in-a-lifetime Work the World trip has in store.
If you plan on choosing your elective destination on the beaches alone, you’re doing it wrong.Read more
We took a closer look at the social and ethical challenges of organising your elective independently.Read more
You know how to prepare for the sun, sea, and sights, but do you really know how to make the most of your hospital placement?Read more
Professional herbalists, village healers, and soothsayers alike tend to be collectively identified under the controversial title of ‘Witch-Doctor’ in Africa, and are a major part of African healthcare. In this post we take a closer look at the differences between them, and why they are a popular alternative to Western medicine.Read more