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A Bilingual Pediatrics Exam in Crimea

Irzan, a medicine student from Malaysia, posts pictures from a pediatrics class at Crimea State Medical University in Simferopol, during which foreign students examined a local 13-year-old boy. Two languages were used during the exam: Russian and English.

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  • :) Well actually it was rather interesting receiving comments about a doctor in Malaysia complained about me not protecting the patient’s confidentiality. Actually we did get unofficial consent. The kid was smiling along with us and taking photos with my classmates. Isn’t it sufficient?

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