Erasmus+ Project – Nursing on the Move

20. Oktober 2016 at 11:25

The e-learning platform will be launched in September 2017 and then available for users. Eight partners with medical, academic and training backgrounds have started an intensive collaboration to develop an e-learning platform and on-the-job-communication tool for nurses. Under the coordination of the University of Antwerp participants from Austria, Belgium, Finland, Italy, South-Africa, Spain […]

Erasmus+ Project Nursing on the Move

3. Oktober 2016 at 10:00

Are you a professional or a pre-professional nurse? Do you use a second or foreign language at work? Do you have a friend who speaks a foreign language at work or has a cultural background different from colleagues/customers? Have you ever been in this situation? Not knowing how to comfort a […]

Background of the Erasmus+ Project Nursing on the Move – Why do we need Nursing on the Move?

3. Oktober 2016 at 08:54

Project summary written by Prof. Kris van de Poel, University of Antwerp Nursing is a mobile profession. Large-scale, targeted recruitment by developed countries to address domestic shortages (Report open consultation Green Paper European Workforce for Health 2009) intensifies the need for focused communication training for nurses and other medical care […]

Learning a language in half a year? That is possible

15. September 2016 at 11:53

Going International is partner of the Erasmus+ project Nursing on the Move (NoM). NoM is an intensive collaboration to develop a range of tools for e-learning and on-the-job communication for the nursing profession. Under the coordination of the University of Antwerp participants from Austria, Belgium, Finland, Italy, South-Africa, Spain and Sweden are engaged […]

10th European Congress on Tropical Medicine and International Health (ECTMIH)

23. August 2017 at 13:15

16th to 20th October 2017, Antwerp, Belgium.   The main objective of the European Congress on Tropical Medicine and International Health (ECTMIH) 2017 is to provide a platform for state-of-the-art updates and recent breakthroughs in the field of tropical medicine and global health. Plenaries, scientific sessions and symposia will deal […]

Getting ready for the 20th European Health Forum Gastein

9. August 2017 at 08:20

“The future is not some place we are going, but one we are creating”[1] In about six weeks, it is that time of the year again when more than 500 people travel to the Gastein Valley. Not for holiday, but to discuss what concerns us all – health. From 4th […]

Humanitäre Hilfe und Entwicklungszusammenarbeit – UPDATE SYMPOSIUM 2017

7. August 2017 at 10:41

Die Herausforderungen und Gegebenheiten in der Humanitären Hilfe (HH) und Entwicklungszusammenarbeit (EZ) sind einem ständigen Wandel unterworfen. Dies beruht auf politischen Umständen, aber unter anderem auch auf sich ändernden Krankheitserregern bzw. deren Therapie. Auch wenn viele Grundsätze in der medizinischen Versorgung über die Jahre nicht an ihrer Gültigkeit verloren haben, […]

4. Fachtag Medikation im Alter

4. August 2017 at 09:37

06. Oktober 2017, Wien, Österreich. Das medikamentöse Management betagter Menschen stellt Ärztinnen und Ärzte vor große Herausforderungen – Anzahl und Art von Interaktionen, Nebenwirkungen sowie die damit verbundenen Risiken sind schwer überschaubar, zumal die im Alter häufige Polymorbidität die Zusammenarbeit unterschiedlicher Fachrichtungen erfordert. Vorrangiges Ziel des ärztlichen Handelns ist es, […]

5. International Symposium on Complications in GI Endoscopy

4. August 2017 at 08:08

2nd November 2017, Hamburg, Germany. Being committed endoscopists, we are all concerned that even minor invasive procedures may have side effects which might result in a so-called complication. The evolving advances, not only in image quality but also in invasive or surgical concepts and in patient care, need a permanent […]

Causal Inference Course

3. August 2017 at 11:13

18th to 22nd September 2017, Menorca, Spain. The 1st meeting of the International Programme of Advanced Epidemiology and Statistics introduces the Causal Inference course which includes three modules: Causal inference with directed graphs, Causal mediation and interaction analysis, and Methods to deal with attrition and missing data. The goal of […]

Incident Management System

3. August 2017 at 08:17

Start: anytime, Online Course. The free online course is designed as an interactive learning experience, built around individual learning modules. Students will be expected to actively engage in all online sessions and immerse themselves in the course content. All sessions are geared towards enabling the staff to be able to […]

Introduction to Epidemiology

2. August 2017 at 13:24

16th to 20th October 2017, Rome, Italy. From 16th to 20th October 2017 the course „Introduction to Epidemiology“ will take place in Rome, Italy. Public health and clinical research goals depend heavily on epidemiologic research. This introductory course in epidemiologic methods aims to provide participants with insight into the principles […]

Lehrgang MSc Advanced Nursing Practice

2. August 2017 at 12:19

Start: 23. Oktober 2017, Krems, Österreich. Mit „Advanced Nursing Practice“ (ANP) wird bereits seit mehr als einem Jahrhundert die „fortgeschrittene“ Pflege in den USA umschrieben. In den letzten Jahrzehnten hat sie zunehmend auch in Europa ihren Stellenwert erhalten. Sie steht für eine Pflegepraxis, die durch Spezialisierung, direkten klinischen Praxisbezug und […]

European Scientific Conference on Applied Infectious Disease Epidemiology (ESCAIDE)

2. August 2017 at 08:57

6th to 8th November 2017, Stockholm, Sweden. ​ESCAIDE, the European Scientific Conference on Applied Infectious Disease Epidemiology, is a three-day annual scientific conference, open to the wider communicable disease surveillance community. It gathers around 500 – 600 professionals across all fields related to applied epidemiology. This includes, but is not limited to, epidemiologists, […]