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Catherine Sherlock - Dental Volunteering in Nepal

Catherine Sherlock - Dental Volunteering in Nepal

Catherine spent two weeks volunteering in Nepal during 2012 with some of her friends, where they set up a dental camp which provided free dental care to rural communities that had little or no access to dentists before.

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My elective in Vanuata (South Pacific)

My elective in Vanuata (South Pacific)

In May 2012 I travelled to Vanuatu, a South Pacific island situated between Australia and Fiji to volunteer dental treatment abroad.

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A young dentist journeys from Dublin to Killiney (Singapore)

A young dentist journeys from Dublin to Killiney (Singapore)

My name is Shawn Shelley and I graduated from Trinity College Dental School in 2012. A Montana native, I now work as an Associate Dental Surgeon in a private practice in Singapore.

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Dental health promotion in Malindi, Kenya

Dental health promotion in Malindi, Kenya

I have always been told that helping those who need help is one of the important messages in life.

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A Dental Elective in Peru?

A Dental Elective in Peru?

The Medical Elective Network was established in 2011 to provide international student health care electives and free health care campaigns for people with limited resources in Peru.

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'Work the World' dental elective in Kandy, Sri Lanka

'Work the World' dental elective in Kandy, Sri Lanka

 

As a fourth year dental student at Newcastle University Renna Mahsoub was  given the opportunity to do a dental elective placement in  her summer break before entering final year. Work the World have always had a good reputation at Newcastle and  she had heard fantastic stories from the year above. She writes about her dental voluntary experience.

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'Work the World' dental elective in Pokhara, Nepal

'Work the World' dental elective in Pokhara, Nepal

Dental student Kerry Bargelli reflects on undertaking a dental elective with 'Work the World 'when she went to a small village in Nepal and brought much needed dental care to the inhabitants.

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'Work the World' dental elective in Arusha, Tanzania

'Work the World' dental elective in Arusha, Tanzania

 

Pritesh Narsinh is a dental student who volunteered to do a dentistry elective in Tanzania with 'Work the World' and he writes of his experiences.

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Ecuador Dental Missionary Trip, Quito

Ecuador Dental Missionary Trip, Quito

Francine Fletcher and Surrinder Poonian write about their ten day trip to Quito in Ecuador providing dental aid for the Dental Community Fellowship during March 2012.

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Dental Community Fellowship Mission Trip Ecuador March 2012

Dental Community Fellowship Mission Trip Ecuador March 2012

Francine Fletcher and Surinder Poonian write about their experiences working at the Dental Community Fellowship Mission as dentist volunteers abroad in Ecuador.

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