A group of 20 nurses and one staff member from the Faculty of Health are currently in Thailand undertaking a program to learn all about the Thai health care system. Over the two weeks the group will spend time in Bangkok and Chiang Mai visiting a number of hospitals, universities, nursing homes and NGO’s such as the Red Cross and the United Nations to gain an in depth understanding of the health services available and the issues affecting health care in Thailand. Below are some photos from student Lucyna Kavanagh from the trip so far;
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Bangkok Night Markets, Bangkok Canal Tour, Students at King Chulanlongkom Memorial Public Hospital, The group at Mahidol University, Mahidol University, the view from the Faculty of Nursing at Mahidol University, View from the United Nations Office in Thailand where the group heard a presentation from UNAIDS about the epidemic in Thailand and worldwide.