We are honoured to invite you to the Leonardo EURACT course level 2 for trainers in Family Medicine. The course will take place on October 6-8, 2016 in Tartu, Estonia.
This course is conducted as part of the Leonardo da Vinci Programme Project: Framework for Continuing Educational Development of Trainers in General Practice in Europe (Project n° 2010-1-PL1-LEO05-11460) and is organized by a consortium of partners with a leading role being taken by the European Academy of Teachers in General Practice (EURACT). The course will last for three full days, virtually all in small group workshops.
In order to deliver high quality patient care within a primary health care sector a programme of specialty training and continuing education for European GPs is a crucial matter. Such education programmes require a skilled workforce of general practitioner teachers, who need to be trained for this purpose. The course is aimed at competent teachers who are actively involved in GP teaching, and will facilitate development as a teacher to the level of proficient. It is focused on providing in depth understanding of teaching methods, spending a whole day on each of three content areas.
Tartu is Estonia’s second largest city and also the oldest one in the Baltic States – first mentioned in 1030. Tartu has always been the intellectual capital of Estonia. The University of Tartu was founded in 1632 by the Swedish king Gustavus Adolphus. It was initially called Academia Dorpatensis. Univeristy city has a large student population and wealth of museums – the city is always alive. Nowadays University of Tartu belongs to the top 3% of world’s best universities.
I welcome you to our course.
Hope to see you in Tartu!
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