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Goodbye!

It’s been a day of emotional goodbyes today, with Fatoumatta leaving this afternoon and our goodbye potluck lunch for everyone! ¬†These last two weeks have gone so fast; thank you so much to our colleagues for the beautiful painting!

Fantastic news!

  Today we had some fantastic news – our 4 Gambian Medical students had their visas approved and they will be arriving in Swansea this weekend for their two weeks with us! Muhammed, Yusupha, Amie and Kumba are 4 final year medical students studying out in The Gambia and will be coming over to stay …

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Afternoon tea

We had a wonderful afternoon introducing our Gambian Medical students to a traditional afternoon tea, with students from all years from the College of Medicine attending to welcome the students as well as get a chance to ask them about their experiences of medicine both at home in The Gambia and here in Wales. Bella, …

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Afternoon Tea

The Swansea Gambia Link Committee warmly invites you to celebrate our Gambian colleagues’ visit to Swansea, and wish them a fond farewell before they leave next weekend. Where: Room West, Fulton House (Singleton campus) When: 3:30 pm on ¬†Wednesday 5th November. After tea, we plan to take our Gambian friends to St Helen’s road to …

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Olympic Torch

During the month of May, Swansea Medical School was host to three students; Pa Amadou Sohna, Fatoumatta Jaiteh and Ismaila Manneh from the Gambia. The students came for two weeks and during that time took part in a wide range of activities. Among the highlights were attending surgical and medical placements in a number of …

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