Encountering tropical infectious diseases like malaria, HIV, TB, and influenza will be a feature of your medical elective in Cambodia. There’s also flexibility with hospital with which we work such that you can rotate through departments depending on your skills and interests. Cambodia is a perfect example of Southeast Asian culture at its most colourful. Sample mouthwatering street food, explore ancient forest temples, and enjoy the nightlife in Phnom Penh — the city’s lively capital — come sundown. Read what our students think below!
"I had the chance to scrub into the surgical theatre and assist in a hernia mesh replacement surgery."Read more
"This trip increased my self-confidence enormously."Read more
"Local staff banded together to deliver the best possible care to their patients."Read more
There were no epidurals, and limited anaesthesia during labour.Read more
"Put yourself forward, build relationships with your supervisors and you will get so much more out of your placement. "Read more
"I encountered a lot of interesting cases that were at much more advanced stages than I’ve seen in Australia. Patients wouldn’t even know they were sick until things became quite severe".Read more