Our partner hospital in Iloilo frequently hits 40 births per day. Natural births can be observed and assisted with in the lying-in clinic, which you'll have direct access to as a student midwife. You may also get the opportunity to engage with a number of birthing complication-related procedures that you won’t have never seen before. Under Iloilo’s tropical sun you’ll discover a host of activities to get involved in. Whether you choose to explore the famed ‘Chocolate Hills’ or go whale watching off the coast of Cebu, you’ll have an incredible time. Read what our students think of this midwifery elective placement below!
"I was amazed at how much the doctors, nurses and midwives could do with the limited resources."Read more
"I knew straight away that I was about to be involved in a whole new world of patient care."Read more
"Throughout my two week placement I was constantly in awe of all the staff in the hospital"Read more
"I massively developed both personally and professionally by participating in this Work the World placement."Read more
"If you haven’t put a trip with Work the World on your bucket list, I suggest you do so."Read more
One of my most unique experiences was watching a twin delivery and vaginal breech deliveryRead more