Friday 24 March 2017

India needs its medics more urgently than us

Recent media reports have indicated that the HSE is disappointed that it could attract only 30 doctors from India and Pakistan to register with the Medical Council.

I am disappointed that it was able to attract so many.

India is home to more abjectly poor people than all of the countries in sub-Saharan Africa combined. The situation in Pakistan, albeit with a smaller population, is as bad if not worse.

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