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Dr Kami Sherpa 1, Brain Drain


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Audio

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Authors

Loomis, Molly 

Abstract

Dr. Kami Sherpa discusses some of the challenges of recruiting Nepali doctors that are willing to stay and work long term in the Khumbu. These recordings were made on a trek in the spring of 2011 up to Mount Everest Base Camp. The recordings span a wide variety of topics from making and drinking chang to the work of Mount Everest's 'ice fall doctors'.

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Keywords

sherpa, everest, trekking, yak, herding

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World Oral Literature Project

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