‘For years many pharmacists felt that their needs were being ignored’
A Priest & Practitioner in Peru
Marika Azzopardi meets Rev. Dr Raymond Portelli during a whirlwind visit to Gozo and Malta from his mission in Peru.
The Vocation of being a Pharmacist
Marika Azzopardi interviews pharmacist Simone Fenech who was recently presented with an award by the Qormi Local Council.
A doctor, his patients and miniature trees
Marika Azzopardi meets Dr Alfred Grech for an insight on the daily work of a GP and the life of miniature trees.
A Doctor’s Life in the Army
F or this issue, Marika Azzopardi meets up with Colonel Chevalier Dr Raymond Benċini to talk about his long and rewarding career in the British Army. The first time she met him was in 2002 when she reviewed his book “Hitler’s Deputy was One of…
Meeting the editor
A n interview with Dr Ian Ellul – editor of The Synapse Medical Journal as well as researcher in paediatric medicine. – Marika Azzopardi
Ye Olde Apothecary in Rabat
There was a day and age when medicines were not mass produced, but handmade to doctor’s orders by none other than the village pharmacist. Marika Azzopardirekindles some memories during a visit to Malta’s only pharmacy museum. She interviews Mr Michael Bonnici.
Fifty Years a Surgeon
Professor Carmel Lino Cutajar shares some memories with Marika Azzopardi
What about the weeds?
Professor Everaldo Attard is perhaps one of the most eclectic persons Marika Azzopardi has met so far.
MMSA position on the legal age of consent in Malta
The Malta Medical Students’ Association is closely observing developments in the discussion on the proposed changes in the legal age of consent for sexual activities in Malta.As the leading body representing all the medical students studying in our island, the MMSA recognises the social changes…
50 years of Skin Scrutiny