M2M Student Wins Essay Prize, Goes on to Present at International Student Congress

The winner of this years Medic to Medic essay competition used his prize money to enter the 27th International Student Congress of (bio) Medical Studies (ISCOMS 2020), a world- leading annual event in the Netherlands made up of 830 students and professionals from 70 countries. M2M student Takondwa Namalima writes about his experience presenting at… Continue reading M2M Student Wins Essay Prize, Goes on to Present at International Student Congress

June 2020 Presidential Election: A Democratic Milestone for Malawi

The time has come for us to go beyond dreaming. We all must wake up because this is the time to rise from slumber and to make our dream come true.President Lazerus Chakwera in his inaugural address on Sunday, June 28 2020 Nurse Lucius Chinumbi, a former Medic to Medic student, writes about this democratic milestone… Continue reading June 2020 Presidential Election: A Democratic Milestone for Malawi

Coping with Covid-19 as a Medical Student: One Student’s Experience

As Covid-19 has spread across Malawi, school's have closed and students have been sent home. Medic to Medic student Elita Mkwezalamba shares about prison visits, educating her community, selling popcorn to support her family and more. Elita visits Mulange prison with some youths to distribute bread, sugar and soap to the prisoners I would like… Continue reading Coping with Covid-19 as a Medical Student: One Student’s Experience

Stigma in Quarantine: M2M Graduate Virginia Tells her Story about confronting Covid-19 in Malawi

On 9 April 2020 Thursday I woke up so courageous and determined that I was going for follow up on people who were suspects of Covid 19 as well as to do health education on Covid 19 at Kang’oma [...]. Upon arrival we found the suspect in the car, and was very sick and vomiting, had high… Continue reading Stigma in Quarantine: M2M Graduate Virginia Tells her Story about confronting Covid-19 in Malawi