The role of philosophy and other humanities in medical education - European perspectives

Event start date
Event start time
10.00
Event end date
Event end time
15.30
Place

House of Sciences, address: Kirkkokatu 6, 00170 Helsinki

Organiser(s)

Finnish Society for Philosophy of Medicine

Finnish Society for Philosophy of Medicine will host the seminar

Programme:
10.00-10.15
Introduction to the theme - Raimo Puustinen (Tampere)
10.15-11.00
Is there a place for philosophy in medical education? An interactive workshop - Pekka Louhiala (Helsinki)
11.00-12.00
Why humanities matter in medical education? -  Amos Pasternack (Tampere)
12.00-12.40
Lunch
12.45-13.45
Integrating humanities into medical undergraduate curriculum - Örebro experience - Rolf Ahlzen (Karlstad)
13.45-14.45 Humanities as an essential theme in undergraduate medical education - German model - Florian Steger (Ulm)
14.45-15.15
Future of humanities in medical education -  Panel discussion
15.15-15.30
Closing remarks - Raimo Puustinen

The seminar is free of charge, but registration is required. Maximum number of participants: 60
Further information will follow in late September.

 

 

Additional information

Clinical Lecturer in General Practice MD, PhD Raimo Puustinen, tel. 358 40 127 9390
UTA Faculty of Medicine and Life Sciences