ERIC Number: ED329185
Record Type: RIE
Publication Date: 1988
Reference Count: N/A
Multiprofessional Education of Health Personnel in the European Region. Proceedings of a WHO Meeting on Study for Analysing Multiprofessional Training Programmes and Defining Strategies for Team Training (Copenhagen, Denmark, March 5-7, 1986).
d'Ivernois, J.-F.; Vodoratski, V.
The report presents the proceedings of a 1986 World Health Organization meeting on multiprofessional training programmes (emphasizing an interdisciplinary team approach) for health personnel in Europe. Presented first is an overview of the topic which covers: (1) purposes and definition of multiprofessional education; (2) current trends and achievements in the field of multiprofessional education and team training of health students, including the advantages of, ways and means of implementing such training programmes, and constraints and difficulties in implementation; and (3) needs and approaches for the promotion of multiprofessional education. The major portion of the document consists of 11 annexes including case studies analysing multiprofessional education and training programmes for the health professions. These cover the following European countries: Belgium, Finland, France (Paris), Greece, Portugal, Sweden, United Kingdom, the Soviet Union, and Yugoslavia. Also included is a list of conference participants and contributors. (LPT)
Descriptors: Foreign Countries, Health Education, Health Personnel, Health Programs, Health Services, Higher Education, Interdisciplinary Approach, Primary Health Care, Professional Education, Teamwork
WHO Regional Office for Europe, Scherfigsvej 8, DK-2100 Copenhagen, Denmark.
Publication Type: Collected Works - Proceedings
Education Level: N/A
Authoring Institution: World Health Organization, Copenhagen (Denmark). Regional Office for Europe.
Identifiers: Belgium; Finland; France (Paris); Greece; Sweden; United Kingdom; USSR; World Health Organization European Region; Yugoslavia