Paediatricians diagnose and treat health conditions that affect babies, children and young people. They're trained to diagnose and treat childhood illnesses, from minor health problems to serious diseases
Can work well in high stress situations
Empathise with patients
Ability to make quick decisions under pressure
Have a thist for knowledge to provide better patient care
Extremely patient since you will be working with children
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Good opportunities for job growth and security
Highly specialised degree - neonatology, pediatric oncology, cardiology, surgery, critical care, adolescent medicine, etc.
Long and intensive study
Long working hours
Requires extensive knowledge and skills
Can be highly stressful