World Well being Day 2021, as a part of the Worldwide Yr of Well being and Care Staff, is a perfect date for exciting a regional debate that fosters the popularity of concepts, achievements, and difficulties, and that promotes the shared building of recent visions for the design, planning, and group of medical coaching.
In the meantime, the COVID-19 pandemic in 2020 has given new impetus to the dialogue of medical schooling, questioning the established order. The responses of medical colleges have assorted: some rapidly opted to droop medical apply, whereas others invited upper-level medical college students to collaborate on numerous duties. As was additionally the case in different instructional settings, distance studying was inspired for medical and well being sciences college students. The pandemic has additionally contributed to the dizzying growth of telemedicine, which guarantees to develop into a brand new healthcare apply with new instructional content material.
7 April, 2021, 2:00 – three:30 p.m. (EST – Japanese Customary Time, USA)
Zoom platform register hyperlink https://paho-org.zoom.us/webinar/register/WN_J941CPbkTgyxbAo6rRd4sw.
English and Spanish
Introduction: The context of World Well being Day and the Yr of Well being and Care Staff.
Displays and dialogue: • Medical schooling within the present and post-pandemic contexts. • Alternatives for brand new applied sciences and the challenges of an unfinished agenda.• Higher schooling for higher inclusion.
Friends audio system:
Pediatric surgeon Former president of the Professor Fernando Figueira Institute of Integral Drugs (IMIP) Former Secretary of Well being of the State of Pernambuco, Brazil Tutorial Coordinator, Pernambuco Well being College, Brazil Head of the instructor coaching growth committee.
Internist and household doctor Labored within the Indian Well being Service among the many Sioux, Navajo, and Pueblo Indians earlier than changing into Chair of Household and Neighborhood Drugs, former Vice Chancellor for Neighborhood Well being, College of New Mexico, USA. His experience is in skilled well being schooling for service to rural and underserved populations, a background he brings to the PAHO/WHO Collaborating Middle for the Training of Well being Professionals.
Present director of the Floreal Ferrar Authorities College of Well being, Province of Buenos Aires, Argentina, and Full Professor and Director of the grasp’s in public well being on the College of Rosario, Argentina. Pediatrician and professional on worldwide public well being. Former PAHO/WHO advisor on human assets for well being; former Vice-Minister of Well being of Argentina, and former dean of the medical schooling program on the Nationwide College of La Matanza, Argentina.
Abstract of the occasion and shutting remarks
- Gabriel Listovsky, Coordinator of the Digital Campus for Public Well being, PAHO/WHO
- Fernando Menezes, Unit Chief, Human Assets for Well being, PAHO/WHO
- James Fitzgerald, Director, Division of Well being Techniques and Providers, PAHO/WHO
Digital Campus for Public Well being