Elective in London

21. Dezember 2018 at 12:42

by Enise Beyzanur Ceran. First of all, let me start with a quote by Virginia Woolf: “To walk alone in London is the greatest rest”. In order to experience working in London and to get to know the British health care system, I decided to do a one-month elective in […]

Seychelles Elective – Experience Report

1. November 2018 at 11:46
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by Florian Moik. After my 4th year of studies at the Medical University of Graz, Austria, I completed a 4-week-elective at the Medical Department of the Seychelles Hospital in Victoria, Seychelles. My studies in Graz are very skill orientated with many opportunities to gain experience in clinical practice. Despite that, […]

My Extraordinary Erasmus Exchange in Paris

28. Juni 2018 at 09:41

by Angelika Starzer. As a person who has always been fond of the idea of studying abroad and experiencing different educational systems I decided to apply for an Erasmus exchange during my 5th year at the medical school in Vienna, Austria. During grammar school I had learned French for several […]

ERASMUS semester in Paris

5. April 2018 at 10:13

by Christoph Wippel Travelling has always been one of the greatest joys for me. Broadening my horizon by exploring other countries, getting acquainted with new cultures, discovering unfamiliar foods and creating unique memories is a big part of what life is about for me. For this reason, it should not […]

Elective in Liverpool – Experience Report – Neurology

1. Februar 2018 at 09:47

by Vineet Dhery Introduction and History My elective placement took place at the NHS Trust Royal Liverpool Hospital in the city of Liverpool in England. Liverpool lies in northern England on the Mersey River and is the administrative capital of Merseyside county. It is located approximately 50 km from Manchester. […]

One month in Taipei – my clinical elective abroad

30. August 2017 at 13:57

By Anna Schütz. As I am a person who is interested in getting to know different cultures and countries, in my 4th year of medical school I decided to do a clinical elective abroad. My university, the Medical University of Graz, has a very supportive exchange program, for which I […]

Among Shepherds and Blankets – My Experiences as a Volunteer in the Mountain Kingdom

5. Mai 2017 at 14:28

By Bianca Klee. Waking up every morning with a beautiful sunrise over the green mountains has been a dream come true for me. Every morning, I appreciate the marvelous view from my window on the mountains of Thaba-Tseka (Lesotho). One can observe the fascinating play of the sun and the […]

SINGAPORE ELECTIVE – experience report by Milena Nikolic

10. Januar 2017 at 12:54

During my 5th year of medical school, I completed a one-month elective in the subject of Obstetrics and Gynecology at the National University of Singapore (NUS), in KK Women’s and Children’s hospital. As 5th and 6th year medical students at the Medical university of Vienna we had the option of […]