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Rural Road to Health

Jun 20, 2024

We speak with a nurse practitioner who has experience working with victims and survivors of modern slavery in the UK.  

Episode summary:

00.45 Our speaker tells us about her professional background and how she developed an interses in modern slavery

04.15  What is modern slavery?

06.45  Where does modern slavery happen...

Jun 10, 2024

Dr Roxana Surugiu is a family doctor, researcher and lecrurer at the University of Medicine and Pharmacy in Craiova in Romania.  In this episode we learn about rural health in Romania and the findings of her research on the perception of rural practice among medical students in Romania.

Episode Summary:

00.55  Roxana...

May 30, 2024

Dr Giovanni Baglio and Monica Brinzac join us to speak about the OASES project, a EU funded project looking at medical deserts in Europe.  


Episode summary:

00.50  Dr Giovanni Bagglio and Monica Brinzac tell us about their professional backgrounds and projects they are involved in

04.40  What is the OASIS project?

May 10, 2024

Dr Wiktor Szczudlinski is a general practitioner who qualified in Poland and is now working in Scotland.  He shares his experience of working as a rural GP, why he decided to leave rural practice, and how he has gotten more involved in health tech and consulting with health tech start-ups.  

Episodes summary:

00.40  Dr...

Apr 30, 2024

Dr Jaka Strel is a rural family doctor from Slovenia.  Dr Strel and his team have built a very successful medical practice in Ziri, which has helped Ziri win the title of healthiest municipality in Slovenia.

Episode summary:

01.00  Dr Strel shares his journey into family medicine and rural health

05.15  Specialization...