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Last Week at Kiwoko Hospital

Tuesday, August 2nd, 2016 |

The Ugandan medical students rotating at Kiwoko found out I hadn’t taken any trips on the weekends so they orchestrated quite the experience for me on Saturday.  One of their friends from Kampala drove up to pick us up and ...

Week Three

Thursday, July 28th, 2016 |

I’ve spent 3 days on female ward and 1 day in the HIV clinic this week.  From a medicine perspective this has probably been my favorite week due to the variety of pathology.  Also, before coming here I had never ...

Babies. Vaccines. Soccer. Rolex.

Wednesday, July 20th, 2016 |

Halfway through week 2!  Today I watched a C-Section, sat in on the GYN clinic, and then there was another C-Section after lunch.  I have been on the maternity ward this week with a Dutch OBGYN who has been working ...

First Few Days In The Clinic

Wednesday, July 13th, 2016 |

A rundown of the daily routine:   8:15 - 9:00 AM Worship and Prayer with a short message.   9:00 - 10:00 AM Doctor’s meeting. Doc on call from the night before does sign out and then we move into education.   10:00 - 1:00 PM ...

Day One

Sunday, July 10th, 2016 |

I arrived in Entebbe last night around 11 I think. We’re 7 hours ahead of Eastern Standard Time in the States, so I have been a little off-balance the last few days. Mostly there has been two times - day ...

Introducing Myself

Saturday, July 2nd, 2016 |

Hello! My name is Scott Biggerstaff. I am a medical students at AT Still University / Kirksville College of Osteopathic Medicine, and I’m starting my INMED service-learning experience at Kiwoko Hospital in Uganda beginning in July 2016.