Name of the activity: Skills and Culture

Country/NMO: Russian Federation (HCCM)

Program: Teaching Medical Skills

Contact information: [email protected]

Type of the activity: Education. Education on health issues for specific societal groups, either in the form of projects (set of tasks for a certain group over a fixed period of time), events (something notable that happens) or conferences (form meeting about ideas related to a particular topic, usually over several days).

General description:

“Skills and Culture” is a project that organized specially for medical students and young doctors who always want to educate and also learn about traditional events of the country. There are educational schools, courses, seminars, webinars of different medical specialities organized in the best medical centers of Russia.

By participating students will have an opportunity to:

-deep in the speciality

-learn new practical and theoretical skills

-participate into the traditional events

Students invited on course of one speciality . There are provides by the organizing committee full educational course (lectures, practical part, simulation part, testing events), accomodation, breakfasts and lunches, some of the social program (theme event, city tour)

Students in the group have lessons at the first part of the day, on afternoon they have social program that includes theme event traditional party.

Participant has an oral exam and is issued a certificate.

Focus area:

Surgical Skills, Clinical Examination, Diagnostic tests interpretation, Soft Skills for medical practitioners, Research basics for medical practitioners

Problem statement:

Every day number of inventions in Medicine are being made and technologies and techniques are being tried. Medical studentsare the most valuable audience for learning basic and innovative promising methods and techniques.

Also, it is very interesting to mix education and culture! When you are going somewhere , you want to know more about traditions, people, culture. That’s why we want to combine one week of educational process on some speciality and traditional holidays.

Target groups:

Medical students

Beneficiaries:

Medical students

Objectives and indicators of success:

– To spread the basic and innovative methods and skills to medical students and young doctors

– To participate in cultural events of hosting country

– To attend lectures and practical sessions of the chosen speciality

Methodology:

Students invited on course of one speciality (for example, gynecology and obstetrics). There are provides by the organizing committee full educational course (lectures, practical part, simulation part, testing events), accomodation, breakfasts and lunches, some of the social program (theme event, city tour)

Students in the group have lessons at the first part of the day, on afternoon they have social program that includes theme event traditional party.

Participant has an oral exam and is issued a certificate.

Participants will have an opportunity to get intensive theoretical and practical skills in the specialization that they have choosed. Each will get an invaluable experience and will be certificated after examination.

Plans for evaluation:

The evaluation will be before, during anf after activity (with all of the organization procedures and registration) Also,.the organization will be evaluated by each of participant