COVID-19: THE QUESTION OF ‘WHAT IF?

Written by: Afia Kwabiaa Baah, Class of 2022. Editorial Board 2019/2020.   Corona Virus is upon us and we hope it is not here to stay for long. Disclaimer 1: This is not another long article about what COVID-19 is or what it isn’t, with all the information going...

Power

Article By: Francis Henry Eshun, Class of 2020 Editor. Ding! Click! These are two familiar sounds that one would hear if one decided to walk the halls of the hostels. These sounds belong to the microwave, rice cooker, hot plate or the iron. What all of these have in...

The Korle-Bu Foreign Student

By: Alao, Abiola Sefiu, Class of 2021               Written for the Editorial Board 2019/2020. The life of a foreign medical student on Korle-Bu campus may appear to be boring and full of challenges to someone who hasn’t really experienced it. I mean, you’re in a...

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...

Student Personality Of The Month

INTERVIEW WITH EWURAMA TAWIAH The UGMSA Ediboard brings to you the first Student Personality interview for the Academic Year. For this month, our Student Personality is one young lady who is blazing trails and continues to achieve extraordinary feats outside of her...