Becoming a Doctor

Learnings and unlearnings about life and the politics of medicine

Hloni Bookholane

ISBN:

9780624089247

Epub ISBN:

9780624089254

Publisher:

Tafelberg

Date Released:

July 2021

Price (incl. VAT):

R 335.00

Format:

Soft cover, 192pp


About this book:

Join Hloni Bookholane on his journey of becoming a doctor: from student to intern at the world-famous Groote Schuur Hospital in Cape Town to the best school of public health in the world across the Atlantic, and back home amid the COVID-19 pandemic. There are highs and lows – learnings and unlearnings – about the personal versus political as he discovers how government policy, socioeconomics and more influence disease and medicine.