Bavarian Summer School: The Future of Health Care: New Concepts- New Technologies - deadline 15.5.2017

Study & Work International, an initiative of the Bavarian Association of Universities of Applied Sciences (UAS) is organizing an interdisciplinary summer school “The Future of Health Care: New Concepts – New Technolgies” for students from the field of health care, nursing and various engineering disciplines.

Application Deadline for the Summer School is 15/05/2017

Czech students may apply for a grant from the The Bavarian-Czech Academic Agency /  Česko-bavorská vysokoškolská agentura http://www.btha.cz/cs/stipendia/jazykove-a-odborne-kurzy-v-bavorsku

Bavarian Summer School: The Future of Health Care: New Concepts – New Technologies

From 24/07/ until 04/08/17 the first summer school organized by Study & Work International, an initiative of the Bavarian Association of Universities of Applied Sciences (UAS), takes place at the Lutheran UAS Nuremberg and the technical UAS OTH Amberg-Weiden.

The Future of Health Care: New Concepts - New Technologies is the topic of this two-week interdisciplinary summer school. It aims to bring together advanced Bachelor's students from the fields of health care as well as various engineering disciplines to discuss and learn about current challenges in the health care sector. The summer school is held in English. Lectures and keynotes give an overview of current issues the health care sector is facing: digitalization, infection control and the ageing society. Workshops, visits of laboratories, health care institutions and companies will intensify the learning experience.

The Lutheran UAS Nuremberg and the OTH Amberg-Weiden are located in a region that combines a beautiful historical setting and landscape and strong and innovative economy. High tech companies and institutions in the health care industry are gathered in the European Metropolitan Region of Nuremberg.  The Medical Valley EMN is a cluster with more than 500 companies active in medical technology, 65 hospitals and many research institutions. It is an international model region of optimized healthcare provision.

Application Deadline for the Summer School is 15/05/2017

“Study & Work International – From Bavaria into the world” is an initiative of the Bavarian Association of Universities of Applied Sciences, supported by the Bavarian State Ministry of Education, Science and the Arts and the vbw – The Bavarian Industry Association.

Further Information: www.study-work-international.de/en/summer-school-swi  

Preliminary Programme: http://www.study-work-international.de/wp-content/uploads/2016/03/170404-Preliminary-Schedule-Summer_School_Future-of-Health-Care.pdf

If you have any further questions, please do not hesitate to get in contact with me.

Sincerely yours,

Martina Bischoff

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