MPW course 6: Refugee and migration challenges

Medical Peace Work
01.03.2014 - Ende Februar 2015  International
Online course
Introduction to asylum and migration. The migrant’s journey and life in a camp. Adapting to a new landscape. The health and well-being needs of refugees and immigrants. Ethics and self-care for health workers.
Lernziele, Trainingsziele
The course will teach skills in culturally sensitive health care provision and address ethical dilemmas in relation to health and refugee work. It will create awareness of the psychosocial impacts of violent conflicts and of the journey of exile.
Doctors, nurses, public health workers, mental health practitioners, other health professionals, as well as students in these fields
Typische Postgraduate Berufsfelder und Berufschancen
Health professionals work for humanitarian, development, human rights, or medical peace organizations abroad or at home. And, health professionals improve health outcomes for their patients and communities in violence-prone settings.
internet access
CME-accreditation for all specialties by the Norwegian Medical Association
Lokaler Veranstalter
European Medical Peace Work Partnership
The Medical Peace Work online courses are self-running and multi-media e-learning tools. The content is presented in seven different courses. Estimated workload for this course is about 10 hours.

Anfragen und Anmeldung:

Herr Dr. Klaus Melf
Frau Marion Birch
Entwicklungszusammenarbeit - Ersteinsätze, Entwicklungszusammenarbeit - Expertenkurse, Entwicklungszusammenarbeit - Spezialthemen und Gesundheit, Gesundheitsförderung, Humanitäre Hilfe - Ersteinsätze, Humanitäre Hilfe - Komplexe Notfälle, NA, Online Lehrgang, Public Health
Art des Abschlusses
Teilnahmebescheinigung, Abschluss-Zertifikat
1,5 Tage
Credit Points
10 CME
Teilnahme kostenlos
Veranstalter Kontakt
Revsfjora 310
5643 Strandvik
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European Health Forum GasteinAGEM - Arbeitsgemeinschaft Ethnologie und MedizinOÖ Gebietskrankenkasse, Referat für Wissenschaftskooperation Helix - Forschung & Beratung WienEuropean Public Health Association (EUPHA)Swiss Tropical and Public Health InstituteCharité International AcademyÖsterreichische Gesellschaft für Public Health