Educational link between students and doctors at Oxford University Hospitals and medical students in the occupied Palestinian territory.

Using an internet-based platform, tutors and students meet for weekly tutorials to discuss clinical cases.

We are committed to fostering cross-border connections and exchange between students and clinicians.

OxPal Summary Report June 2014

OxPal Summary Report June 2014

In its second year, OxPal has undergone significant expansion. We are now engaging approximately 200 medical students from 3 of the 4 medical schools in the occupied Palestinian territories, and in 2013-14 delivered over 90 tutorials across four clinical specialties.

At a glance…

  • Engaged 200 medical students in the West Bank and Gaza
  • Delivered approximately 90 online tutorials in the ongoing academic year
  • Increased our tutor pool to 14
  • Expanded to include students at 3 out of the 4 Palestinian medical schools
  • Offered tutorials in 4 clinical specialties
  • Received a developmental grant from the BMA
  • Expanded our administrative team with 3 additional academic coordinators
  • Published work in 2 medical journals