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Pictures from first ever Patron’s Unity Hub hosted by Papua New Guinea Medical Students Association. When the PNGMSA asked me to be their patron for 2015 I was pleasantly surprised and happy to guide their projects. In a meeting with … Continue reading
I just came back from the Australasian Institute of Anatomical Sciences conference in Hobart, Tasmania, Australia (2014 conference) where I presented a paper titled: “Challenges of teaching anatomical pathology in Papua New Guinea; current challenges & the future”. My paper … Continue reading
The article below was from a guest blogger – Claire Holt. Tackling Tuberculosis in Papua New Guinea For twenty years the World Health Organisation (WHO) has recognised tuberculosis (TB) as a renewed threat to global health. Progress had been made in stabilising numbers affected by the … Continue reading
I have titled my post “Betel nut quid chewing & ischaemic heart diseases: where is the missing link?” for several reasons. Betel nut chewing is widespread in the Asia-Pacific Region, including Papua New Guinea. The method of chewing varies from … Continue reading
5 Mose Common Health Issues in Papua New Guinea And How To Avoid Them by Guest Blogger Jason Harter.
This post is by a guest blogger – Jason Harter. 5 Most Common Health Issues In Papua New Guinea And How To Avoid Them by Jason Harter. Those that are traveling to or live in Papua New Guinea must be … Continue reading