Transformative Education
for Health Professionals

Ongoing Discussions - Accreditation

Accreditation, can it catalyze training for oral health equity?

Accreditation, can it catalyze training for oral health equity? India: Frontline Health Workers Health Promotion Training Source: PHFI PRIME Project The profile of oral diseases have changed considerably in the past few decades. Many high-income countries have shown significant improvements in... Read more

Social accountability on WHO WHA 70 agenda

Welcome to THEnets coverage of the 70 th WHO World Health Assembly Social accountability on the agenda at this year’s World Health Assembly in Geneva Social accountability features in one of the key issues being discussed at the WHA this year; the health workforce (HWF) which is also being given a... Read more

7 Observations on Sustaining IPE

"S" for sustainability, a matter which has proved a common problem for IPE and IPC over the past 50 years.Read more

Post 2015, Re-examining health professionals’ education and training

Implementing global human resources for health education reform; Examining experiences and the evidence Plenary 2; Prince Mahidol Award Conference, Thailand, Jan 2014 1. Context: Re-examining health professionals’ education and training within the post 2015 development agenda Education of health... Read more

Social accountability, Could it be used to underpin the health-education system model to empower society in addressing health inequities, by holding health and education systems accountable ?

Social Accountability will feature in several sessions during the Prince Mahidol Award Conference to be held in Bangkok, Thailand, Jan 2014; Plenary 2 poses the question "The vision for transforming education includes the promotion of social accountability in health workforce education and in close... Read more

IPE: research from the Western Cape, South Africa

We continue our series of interviews with speakers who are participating in WHO co-hosted sessions at the Prince Mahidol Award Confernce in Bangkok, Jan 2014 . Linda Shuro will be presenting in session 3.5 (Thursday 30th January); Implementing Interprofessional Education for Health Equity;... Read more