International staff days for health professionals

Hosting Higher Education Institution:
University of Applied Sciences for Health Professions Upper Austria
Institution website:
Monday, 19 March, 2018 to Thursday, 22 March, 2018
Registration fee:
There are no participation fees. Participants are asked to cover their own travel expenses, hotel costs and eventually evening meals.
Maximum number of participants:
limited number
Deadline for applying:
Wednesday, 31 January, 2018
Accommodation not provided
Contact person details:
Michela Etzlinger-Raab (International Office)
phone: +43 (0)50 344 20061

It is our pleasure to announce our second „International Staff Days for Health Professionals“, happening in Linz (Austria).

The staff days will take place from 19th to 22nd March 2018.

Find the detailed programme and the application form on our webpage:

Registration deadline: 31 st January 2018

The aim of the event is to bring together staff from different health professions from our partner universities as well as from from new potential partner institutions. There will be a limited number of participants.

Objectives of the week are

• share best practices of international work in the health professions - specially on the topic „interprofessional learning and innovative learning methods“

• strengthen and develop international cooperations and networks with focus on health professions

• individual meetings with our health departments

We welcome staff from HEIs with background in health professions and experience in international work like academic staff, international coordinators and staff from international offices with an health profession background.

Participation in an active way

We encourage you to participate in an active way.There will be the possibility to present examples of interprofessional learning and innovative learning methods for approx. 15 minutes. With your application you can send us your topic for a best practice presentation. Since there are limited time slots, we will make a selection after the registration.

Additionally we ask you to bring posters from academic staff or from students, which aim at the mentioned topic. We will have a poster presentation during lunch time on Tuesday.

The working language will be English. Please be aware, that participants must have sufficiant English knowledge in order to take part in the international staff days.

If you have any further questions, dont’t hesitate to contact us.

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