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Medical Placement in Ho Chi Minh

After Witnessing 5 Surgeries

Volunteer in Vietnam – Medical Placement in Ho Chi Minh Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam I have always wanted to travel and volunteer in a different country. One day while surfing the internet, I came across a video promoting various volunteer programs. Being on my third year in Pre-med I decided to join GoEco’s Medical Placement in Ho Chi Minh. My ...

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Volunteering in Vietnam – In the Medical Field

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Volunteer in Vietnam – Medical Placement in Ho Chi Minh Ho Chi Minh, Vietnam My experience volunteering at the Medical Placement in Ho Chi Minh was absolutely incredible. Not only did I get to learn a ton about the medical field, but I also got to meet some wonderful people and explore the beautiful and exciting city that is Saigon! The ...

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Volunteering in Cambodia – Getting Hands-On Experience


Volunteer in Cambodia – Medical Aid Samraong, Cambodia This morning at the hospital while I was volunteering in Cambodia, instead of doing rounds, I helped in wound dressing. There is a particular nurse who lets me get all the hands-on experience I’ve had so far at the medical aid project. He is a short, thin middle aged man with curly ...

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Volunteering in Zimbabwe – At the Clinic

A baby that I got to see delivered

Volunteer in Zimbabwe – Medical Aid in Antelope Park Antelope Park, Zimbabwe A typical day at the Medical Aid project starts with taking part in an activity of your choosing from 6:25 am until breakfast at 8:00 am. The project coordinator was very flexible and some of the choices included walking with the lions or cleaning the elephant bomas (enclosures). If you want, you could ...

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