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Weʼre raising £1,000 to Keep Mathews at medical school in Malawi!

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Mathews is an enthusiastic medical student who gained a place at medical school in Malawi. He comes from a village outside of the capital of Malawi. I met his father whilst working in the community hospital for my PhD research. His dad is a hospital attendant - similar to a cleaner/runner in theatre.

Mathews is the first of his family to go to university. The family funded his pre-medical year - but then were unable to draw together the funds for Mathews to continue. For the last two years - with your help we have funded his medical school place. We've paid for his fees, some books and a living allowance. For one year this costs about £1000.

Mathews is excelling at medical school, he's just gained a merit in his final exams of second year. He has his placement for next year - he will be starting his clinical years based in the teaching hospital in the Capital city - not far from his home village.

Please help us to get him through his third year at medical school!

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    Page last updated on: 8/11/2018 4:29 PM



    • David Grocott

      David Grocott

      Aug 11, 2018

      Keep going Matthews!


    • Danya Bakhbakhi

      Danya Bakhbakhi

      Aug 9, 2018

      Awesome initiative! Good luck with the crowdfunding x


    • Jo Michell

      Jo Michell

      Aug 8, 2018

      Good luck!


    • Anthony Costello

      Anthony Costello

      Aug 3, 2018

      Happy to support


    • Victoria Prater

      Victoria Prater

      Jul 30, 2018

      Great idea Abi. Vic, Andy and William x


    • Caroline Wright

      Caroline Wright

      Jul 27, 2018

      All the best for your studies.


    • Kerensa


      Jul 26, 2018


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    Abi Merriel

    Abi Merriel

    I'm a O&G trainee and global women's health enthusiast.

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