TEETH MATTERS

“Oral hygiene was satisfactory.” This report is made on the medical ward routinely when a student comments on his findings on a three second infra-oral examination. It is quickly followed with a comment on hydration, cyanosis or absence of, and the rest of the exam...

SANKOFA

OUR BEGINNINGS. ​“Out with the old, in with the new.” This is quite a common phrase which literally means ‘to move forward’. However, an anonymous person once said, “In moving forward, one must not forget the past.” Learning from the past allows you to plan well for...

INTERVIEW WITH DR DEDEY

Ever wondered what your consultants and lecturers are like outside of the clinic and the classroom? Beyond the occasional licking of medical students and the impartation of wolo, are immensely interesting individuals with life experiences and passions which have...

National Health Week 2019

THE NATIONAL HEALTH WEEK Annually, the University of Ghana Medical School sets aside a week to observe the national health week and this year’s health week took place from the 9th to 13th of September. This was preceded by the launch on the 31st of August, 2019 which...