Programmes

Staff - Educational Implications of Globalisation and Global Citizenship

Setúbal Staff Conference Programme (PDF | 531KB)

Subthemes

1. Addressing the humanitarian crisis

  • Outcomes of aggression and violence
  • Disaster management
  • Refugees
  • Migration
  • Intercultural issues

2. Educational development for globalization

  • Education export
  • Information transfer
  • Internationalization in the curriculum
  • Skills for working in poorly resourced countries
  • Brain drain and labour migration
  • Interdisciplinary working
  • Voluntary service
  • Ethics on education of globalization
  • Recognition of prior learning in immigrant populations

3. Developing 21st century competences

  • E-health
  • Communication
  • Information transfer
  • The expert patient
  • Strategies for reaching isolated populations
  • Networks for developing professional competences
  • Tele Health and Social Care
  • Supporting isolated health and social care workers

4. Patient safety and risk management

  • Risk behaviours
  • Risk assessment
  • Effects of risk society
  • Protection of children and vulnerable adults
  • Intercultural sensitivity and communication
  • Interprofessional education
  • Health promotion and prevention strategies
  • Global pandemics and chronic illness