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India: One Week, Four Places

Casualty in Santhiram General Hospital The first patient I saw in the casualty was an old man who was so weak that he could

Urology and Public Health in India

Urology Department Before coming to Santhiram, many villagers attempt to treat their illnesses locally through RMPs (who I have written about in my previous

Ophthalmology, General Surgery, Super Specialties

Ophthalmology My first stop of the week was at the ophthalmology department. The ophthalmology department has been the fastest-developing department in Santhiram. It has

Three More Departments

Usually, I go straight into the academics part of my time in India because it occupies most of my time, but this week, I

Each Day Observing in the Hospital

In my previous blogs, I focused on describing some of the highlights of my week to help you get a general idea of what

Becoming a mum

Last year I wrote about having an academic family and in summary, I really and deeply appreciate my academic parents and siblings. They brought

What About Anesthesiology and ENT?

This week, I will be telling you about the anesthesiology and the ENT departments. And, I found out a little bit more about RMPs.

DVL: Dermatology, Venereology & Leprosy

After the psychiatry department, I was assigned to the DVL department. When I first found out that I would be observing in the DVL

The traveling sort

In the span of just a few months I’ve gotten really good at packing myself up. I haven’t forgotten a toothbrush, a jumper, my