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Five Reasons Why Studying Medicine Abroad Is A Great Idea
November 12, 2018
It’s International Education Week! An initiative from the US departments of State and Education, this annual observation celebrates the many benefits of international education and exchange worldwide while encouraging participation. But while most people think of international exchange in terms of the undergraduate years, many more opportunities exist -- including for medical studies. Read on for a roundup of five reasons to consider studying medicine abroad. Did you study medicine abroad or are you considering doing so? If so, please share your experiences in the comments.

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How to Earn a Medical Degree in Another Country
August 13, 2018
Want to work in the medical field and study abroad? You can do both. With some planning and forethought, you can make it work. Here's how.

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What Med Students Need To Know About Religion
March 26, 2018
Religious issues in our society regularly appear in the news. As med students, you need to be aware that religion may play a big role—or a small role—in your patients’ lives. You also need to acknowledge the role it plays or doesn’t play in your own life. Let’s take a closer look at some w...

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December 5, 2018

Exercise. Yoga. Meditation. Time with family and friends. These are just things medical students do to decompress during their notoriously challenging...


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November 28, 2018

The UK's National Health Service plans to establish an "earn, learn, and return" program with Jamaica. Let's take a closer look.


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November 21, 2018

With Japan’s graying population causing a labor shortage in the healthcare sector, international student enrollments in nursing care programs are ri...