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10th Malta Medical School Conference

Kindly note that the next Malta Medical School Conference will be held from the 29th November – 1st December 2018.

Official Event Poster

We encourage MAPHM members to submit their work for oral or poster presentations to showcase work related to public health. 195 more words


Staying Safe – Vaccinations & Antimalarials

Most medical schools or hospitals have clear guidelines on the vaccinations they expect their students or employees to have received. Therefore I would advise you to look at the guidelines of the medical school/hospital/other medical environment you belong to and those of your desired elective location. 283 more words

Medical School

The fundamental question "why".

“What’s the aim of this nation to someday have good, well-trained doctors ?”
This was the question that our Medical Biostatistics professor asked us the minute he walked into the room, just last week – he’s not a doctor, he’s an engineer, but his goal, as he said months ago, isn’t to simply teach us informatics, but to also pass on pieces of life advice that are supposed to challenge his students to… 179 more words


Handle With Care

We attended an autopsy recently of a man who had died due to a road traffic accident. It was so weird, because I thought I’d know what to expect, and I was so wrong. 672 more words

A Day in the Life - Lewis Smith

4:30/5am – Wake up and study till about 6am, then get myself ready for the day

6:30am – Leave the house to beat the downtown Miami traffic… 48 more words

Parenting PA

“Paracetamol and Rest”

Might just be the most-often-used words of a doctor.

I was talking to my friend who’s a personal trainer and yoga instructor, and she was saying how she injured her hip to the extent that she found it difficult to teach her classes. 294 more words


Stress and Weight Gain

I typically define stress as a reaction that happens inside our bodies in response to something happening outside our bodies. That stress trigger could be anything from being chased by a bear, to having a big project at work, to struggling with something particularly worrisome that won’t leave our minds. 454 more words