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Globalizing social and health care

Programme

Key note speech 'Experiences of supporting language learning in multicultural work communities' will be held by Director Alexander Braddell due to Kerstin Sjösvärd's cancellation.

Monday 25.4.2016

8.30–9.30 Registration and coffee

9.30–12.00


Opening (auditorium A1)
Rector Liisa Laakso, University of Tampere                                                           Dean Risto Honkonen, School of Education, University of Tampere


International recruitment in social and health care
Government Counsellor Olli Sorainen, Ministry of Employment and the Economy

Globalizing health care in Norway: Experiences and challenges
Professor Emeritus Sverre O. Lie, University Of Oslo, Norway


12.00–13.00

Lunch

13.00–14.00

Panel discussions

Panel discussions 1–3 at the same time

1. The role of management in multicultural organization (room A32)
Chaired by Professor Vuokko Niiranen

2. Language skills of foreign physicians (room A08)
Chaired by Professor Pirkko Pitkänen

3. Ethically sustainable international recruitment (Y-kampus)
Chaired by Researcher Päivi Vartiainen

14.15–15.15 Panel discussions 4–6 at the same time

4. Recognition of skills and qualifications (Y-kampus)
Chaired by Dr. Kaija Matinheikki-Kokko

5. Integration into work communities in social and health care (room A32)
Chaired by Dr. Kirsti Sainola-Rodriguez

6. Language proficiency as a challenge in nursing (room A08)
Chaired by Dr. Pirjo Raunio

15.15–15.45 Coffee

15.45–17.00

Summary of panel discussions (auditorium A1)

19.00–20.30 Reception hosted by the City of Tampere (included in the registration fee)
Tampere City Hall, Central Square 10


Tuesday 26.4.2016

 

9.00–11.30 Diversity and economy in social and health care (auditorium A1)
Director Jaakko Kiander, llmarinen Mutual Pension Insurance Company

Experiences of supporting language learning in multicultural work communities
Director Alexander Braddell, Oxfordshire Skills Escalator Centre CIC Ltd, UK

The role of research in enhancing multicultural social and health care work
Professor Pirkko Pitkänen, University of Tampere  

11.30–11.45

Coffee

11.45–13.00 Workshops. Recommendations on each theme will be collected and formulated
  1. Developing cross-functional cooperation in the globalizing social and health care (room A05)
    Chaired by Dr. Sari Hammar and Dr. Kirsti Sainola-Rodriguez

  2. Economically and ethically sustainable international recruitment and as a challenge for management (room A08)
    Chaired by Dr. Aulikki Sippola and Researcher Päivi Vartiainen

  3. Smooth communication and co-operation in social and health care work (room Y-kampus)
    Chaired by Dr. Katja Keisala and Researcher Kaisa Niiranen


13.00–14.00 Lunch

14.00–15.00

Summary of the recommendations. (auditorium A1)                                            Concluding summary of the conference.                                       



Conference is hosted by Researcher Tiina Vaittinen (University of Tampere) and Project Coordinator Meg Sakilayan-Latvala (Nicehearts of Vantaa).

Programme in pdf format.

 
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