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Final conference and International TUTORIAL Days in Kyrgyzstan postponed

Due to COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2) pandemic and travel restrictions the final conference and International TUTORIAL days have been postponed. We keep you updated with the situation.
Final conference and International TUTORIAL Days in Kyrgyzstan

From 1th to 2rd of April, 2020 International School of Medicine in Bishkek will organize TUTORIAL final conference. The conference will bring together all project partnes to discuss the project results and ways forward.

On 3rd of April International TUTORIAL Days in Kyrgyzstan will follow. During this the environmental and occupational health problems in Kyrgyzstan will be discussed.

International TUTORIAL Days in India

From 21th to 25th of January, 2020 Indian Institute of Public Health Gandhinagar and Ramakrishna Mission Vivekananda Educational and Research Institute in India hosted International TUTORIAL Days. The days brought together environmental and occupational health specialists from different parts of India. During the World Caffee session the environmental and occupational health problems were discussed and probable solution to improve public health were argued. European University representatives also gave open lectures.

International TUTORIAL Days in Kazakhstan

From 20th to 28th of May, 2019 Almaty, Karaganda and Semey medical Universities in Kazakhstan will host International TUTORIAL Days welcoming everyone interested in innovative teaching and research methods in Occupational and Environmental Health. Three modules on Occupational Health, Environmental Health and Epidemiology are expected to be finalised during these 10 days to be included into syllabuses of all PC Universities. Teachers and postgarduate students will receive master-class lectures and presentations on prevention of occupational diseases; priorities in health programmes; online search specifics; e-learning.

International TUTORIAL Days in Tajikistan and Kyrgyzstan

From 22nd of November to 1st of December project partners visited three Universities: Dushanbe (Tajikistan), Khujand (Tajikistan) and Osh (Kyrgyzstan) in order to widen their expertise and gain new knowledge about e-learning methods and tools. During those days they discussed further about blended learning modules for MSc programs on three subjects: Occupational Health, Epidemiology/ research methods and Air Pollution and Health Effects developed by working groups from PC-country Universities with support from EU-partners.

Summer School near lake Ysyk-Köl

The summer school will bring together more than 30 participants from Kazakhstan, Kyrgyzstan, Tajikistan, and India and 14 teachers from Italy, Germany and Estonia. The focus on 2-13 July 2018 will be on blended learning and how to apply this in teaching occupational and environmental health in Central-Asian countries. The summer school will consist (e-)lectures, ( e-)exercises and (e-)group work.

The summer school programm can be found here:

Project partners meet in Almaty

On 16-17 Nov 2017 project partners will meet in Almaty to review the TUTORIAL progress and plan the upcoming summer school in 2018.
Summer schools successfully finished

On 18. July 2017 summer schools were finished and all participants got certificates. Now this knowledge is aimed to be implemented in participating countries.

For more information:
Summer school in Italy, Estonia and Germany

Summer school on occupational and environmental health and learning methods will be held from 3-21 July 2017. First week in Milano-Gargnano students will focus on occupational health, second week in Tartu on environmental health and third week in Berlin on blended learning.

In June all Asian Centres will send 3-5 candidates and committe of European partners will select 2-3 participants from each centre based on their professional, and language skills and motivation.

TUTORIAL in EU projects fair in Astana

Kazakh National Medical University together with Karaganda Medical and Semey Medical University presented materials of TUTORIAL and CANERIEH projects in EU projects fair on 31.05.2017. Altogether more than 12 projects funded by EU were represented. The event brought together more than 20 000 people all over the world, incl coordinators of joint projects of EU Council and Kazakhstan, UNICEF and EU Delegations, Ministry of Education and Science as well as participants from Kazakhstan Universities.

For more information:
Delegation of the EU to Kazakhstan

English examinations in progress

At the end of English courses all particpants will have online oral exams through SKYPE with prof Winter Beatty. She is independent examinator, who has had no earlier relationship with students or project consortia.
English courses have started 01.04.2017

English courses have started in all Central Asian centres. The student have been devided into different groups based on their earlier language level. The courses will be intensive and will focus based on the level either on more general or specific language topics. Courses will end with online examinations through Skype with independents examinator from Italy.