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Kenya, Kilifi

Location:
Kilifi, Kenya
http://www.kemri-wellcome.org/

Good points:
Good paediatrics & tropical medicine experience in a DGH
Opportunities to go to rural dispensaries.
Plenty of ex-pat doctors for teaching & social life.
Kenya Medical Research Institute (KEMRI) on site with labs & excellent
communication facilities.
Geared up for elective students with on-site accommodation
Amazing coastal location with opportunities for safari and
snorkelling/diving.

Bad points.
Sub-Saharan Africa with HIV risk so Med School restrictions on procedures
apply.
Also popular with Oxford, Belgian & Dutch elective students.

Summary: Excellent opportunity to experience medicine in Africa with
complete Western support network.

Website: http://www.kemri-wellcome.org/
 
Student contact details:
m.olavesen@warwick.ac.uk