Programme at a glance

Professionalising the rural health workforce through education and training

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Time Thursday
10th May
11th May
12th May
13th May
08:00 -   Registration Registration  
09:00 - 09:30   Keynote Prof. Ivar Araas: Rural practice as an arena for education of medical students – past and prospects Keynote Dr. Mario Malnar: Is there anything wrong in our education in relation to rural medicine problems? Social Programme, Optional Tours
09:30 - 10:00   Keynote Dr. John Wynn-Jones: Building a Future Rural Workforce Fit for Purpose Keynote Prof. Christos Lionis: Is rural health research feasible and practical in Europe under a financial crisis?
10:00 - 10:30   Coffee Break Coffee Break
10:30 - 11:00   Paralel Workshops

John Wynn-Jones: Teaching undergraduates in rural practice

Jaume Banque Vidella: Training for rural practice

Paralel Workshops

Tanja Pekez-Pavlisko: CPD For Rural Practice

Jane Randall-Smith: Interprofessional Learning (IPE) In Rural Practice

11:00 - 11:30  
11:30 - 12:00  
12:00 - 12:30 EURIPA Executive Board Meeting
12:30 - 13:00 Lunch Lunch
13:00 - 13:30  
13:30 - 14:00 Keynote Raquel Gomez-Bravo: Education of young GPs in rural areas Keynote Prof. Janko Kersnik: Teaching in rural general practice setting – bridging the gap between theory and future practice  
14:00 - 14:30 Keynote Prof. James Rourke: Training and Education for Rural Practice: The International Perspective. Keynote Dr. Jose Lopez-Abuin: Understanding the illness of patients from different cultures  
14:30 - 15:00 Coffee Break SURPRISE Coffee Break Coffee Break  
15:00 - 15:30 EURIPA Executive Board Meeting Paralel Workshops

Oleg Kravtchenko: Training For Emergencies And Out Of Hours

Agnes Simek: Developing Higher Qualifications In Rural Practice And Rural Health

15:30 - 16:00  
16:00 - 16:30 Paralel Workshops

Christos Lionis: Rural Education Research And Developing A Rural Academic Base

Jose Lopez Abuin: The Contribution Of Education To Recruitment And Retention

16:30 - 17:00  
17:00 - 17:30    
17:30 - 18:00      
18:00 - 18:30   Plenary Session    
18:30 - 19:00      
19:00 - 19:30 Opening Ceremony: Inaugural lecture by Prof. Ian Couper   Gala Dinner  
19:30 - 20:00 Welcome Cocktail On The Beach Karaoke Party    
20:00 - 20:30        

Post-It Wall and Poster Exhibition for the entire duration of the Forum. Details about poster submission on the registration page.