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Designing a Technology Assessment post-graduation programme: Experiences, limits and needs [chapter]

António B. Moniz
2012 Technikfolgen abschätzen lehren  
In this chapter we will analyse the problems related with the design of a post-graduation (MA, MSc or PhD) programme in the field of TA using as reference some international experiences.  ...  In this sense TA should be included as "minor" into post-graduation courses which may range from engineering disciplines to social sciences.  ...  Another important experience in the field of TA education at PhD level has been in the field of health and medicine education universities in the US since the last decade.  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-3-531-93468-6_20 fatcat:mbphwqfuszbhjefsb6m5mzv75u

A painful experience of limited understanding: healthcare professionals' experiences with palliative care of people with severe dementia in Norwegian nursing homes

May Helen Midtbust, Rigmor Einang Alnes, Eva Gjengedal, Else Lykkeslet
2018 BMC Palliative Care  
Results: The general meaning structure of the healthcare professionals' experiences with providing palliative care to people with severe dementia is painfulness, due to their limited understanding of patients  ...  They also found it painful when the weakest patients were moved from the sheltered unit to a somatic long-term unit and were handed over to strangers who did not know the patients' ways of expression.  ...  Written consent was obtained from the informants, and all names of persons and places were anonymized. Consent for publication Not applicable.  ... 
doi:10.1186/s12904-018-0282-8 pmid:29433497 pmcid:PMC5809908 fatcat:vma4c2rf75hg7aeqvtrgpgh5ni

Emerging areas of science: Recommendations for Nursing Science Education from the Council for the Advancement of Nursing Science Idea Festival

Susan J. Henly, Donna O. McCarthy, Jean F. Wyman, Margaret M. Heitkemper, Nancy S. Redeker, Marita G. Titler, Ann Marie McCarthy, Patricia W. Stone, Shirley M. Moore, Anna C. Alt-White, Yvette P. Conley, Jacqueline Dunbar-Jacob
2015 Nursing Outlook  
The University of Minnesota School of Nursing, Public Health and Systems Co-operative Unit, provided phone conferencing for IFAC.  ...  Contributions of the many nursing scientists, faculty, deans and PhD directors, and students who participated in Idea Festival discussions are acknowledged with appreciation. accessed by following the  ...   What content and experiences should be included in the PhD program, and what is better reserved for postdoctoral study? For example, can a PhD student obtain meaningful experience in team science?  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.outlook.2015.04.007 pmid:26187079 fatcat:7vuhrfggwvcgpktwppd5cq7pwe

DMM support for collaborative science

2009 Disease Models & Mechanisms  
Students experience labs and clinical situations from a hands-on approach, like a professional.  ...  Anne Sinke, is a PhD student at Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center in The Netherlands who works to understand the key regulators of osmoregulation in health and disease.  ... 
doi:10.1242/dmm.003277 fatcat:7rldlzdksrfeteztabrvyqaoeu

Creative approaches in public science education

C. Wichelman
2009 Disease Models & Mechanisms  
Students experience labs and clinical situations from a hands-on approach, like a professional.  ...  Anne Sinke, is a PhD student at Radboud University Nijmegen Medical Center in The Netherlands who works to understand the key regulators of osmoregulation in health and disease.  ... 
doi:10.1242/dmm.003269 pmid:19407326 pmcid:PMC2675800 fatcat:qfv5as6jbzfnbogr2xkdlm4wou

How to Conceptualize and Implement a PhD Program in Health Sciences—The Basel Approach

Franziska Keller, Suzanne Dhaini, Matthias Briel, Sina Henrichs, Christoph Höchsmann, Daniel Kalbermatten, Nino Künzli, Annette Mollet, Christian Puelacher, Arno Schmidt-Trucksäss, Belinda von Niederhäusern, Sabina De Geest
2018 Journal of Medical Education and Curricular Development  
Students enter from Clinical Research, Medicine Development, Nursing Science, Epidemiology and Public Health including Insurance Medicine, Sport Science (all from the Faculty of Medicine), and Epidemiology  ...  Since 2012, the interdisciplinary PhD Program in Health Sciences (PPHS) at the Faculty of Medicine of the University of Basel in Switzerland has focused on translating these guidelines into a 21st-century  ...  MB, NK, AS, and SDG conceived the original idea. SDG supervised the whole project.  ... 
doi:10.1177/2382120518771364 pmid:29780889 pmcid:PMC5954309 fatcat:qwbrt2t4jzftliefshf7n3khzu

Graduate Biomedical Science Education Needs a New Philosophy

Gundula Bosch, Arturo Casadevall, Liise-Anne Pirofski
2017 mBio  
Shortcomings in education may also contribute to some of the problems of the biomedical sciences, such as poor reproducibility, shoddy literature, and the rise in retracted publications.  ...  There is a growing realization that graduate education in the biomedical sciences is successful at teaching students how to conduct research but falls short in preparing them for a diverse job market,  ...  G.B. acknowledges the Master of Education in the Health Professions program, particularly Toni Ungaretti and Bonnie Robeson, at the Johns Hopkins School of Education for generous advice and feedback in  ... 
doi:10.1128/mbio.01539-17 pmid:29259084 pmcid:PMC5736909 fatcat:zhthakrdx5hrdnccqocrjyzzzq

Redesigning a PhD measurement course for a new era in nursing science

Houry Puzantian, Hala Darwish
2020 Journal of Professional Nursing  
However, in the age of Big Data, precision medicine, and translational science, PhD students need to develop knowledge and skills relevant to these fields and to collaborate with experts from the different  ...  We also present our experience in the design, implementation, and evaluation of a novel PhD measurement course.  ...  Hence, course faculty preferably will host guest speakers with expertise in the Journal Pre-proof J o u r n a l P r e -p r o o f psychosocial sciences, physiology, genomics, data science, public health  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.profnurs.2020.04.019 pmid:33867095 pmcid:PMC7191290 fatcat:sndfef2abzd3rbhyezo6yhonvy

Communication Sciences and Disorders Faculty Perceptions of Interprofessional Education

Janine Schmedding-Bartley, Courtney Karasinski
2020 Teaching and Learning in Communication Sciences & Disorders  
Compared to faculty in colleges other than health sciences, faculty in colleges of health sciences reported experiencing more bias toward and from professionals of other disciplines.  ...  Despite group differences, a majority of CSD faculty overwhelmingly favored IPE for students suggesting that the attitudes of CSD faculty toward IPE may not be a barrier to implementation of IPE within  ...  Other health sciences students was changed to faculty from other disciplines. Q8. It is not necessary for health sciences students to learn together.  ... 
doi:10.30707/tlcsd4.2/mchf8614 fatcat:ymgd7ukqdfgf3glzgeu3cyxtfm

Plagiarism in Brazil: A perspective of 25,000 PhD holders across the sciences [article]

Sonia MR Vasconcelos, Hatisaburo Masuda, Martha Sorenson, Francisco Prosdocimi, Marisa Palácios, Edson Watanabe, José Carlos Pinto, José Roberto Lapa e Silva, Adalberto Vieyra, André Pinto, Jesús Mena-Chalco, Mauricio Sant'Ana (+1 others)
2019 bioRxiv   pre-print
With these data from a probability sample of Brazilian academia (PhD holders), this study offers insight into the way plagiarism is perceived across the sciences, including the literature and arts, and  ...  We collected 25,157 valid responses encompassing views and attitudes toward plagiarism from a probability sample of PhD holders across the fields, including biologists, physicists, mathematicians, and  ...  on the correction of the literature and publication ethics are still led by the bio and health sciences (26-28, 54-56).  ... 
doi:10.1101/825026 fatcat:flpecrqc7vg4bcaokwyqm6yiqq

Developing a Biostatistical Collaboration Course in a Health Science Research Methodology Program

Lehana Thabane, Stephen D. Walter, Steven Hanna, Charles H. Goldsmith, Eleanor Pullenayegum
2008 Journal of Statistics Education  
In this paper, we discuss the development of a biostatistical collaboration course aimed at graduate students in a Health Research Methodology PhD program with Specialization in Biostatistics.  ...  "The course covers aspects of biostatistics that are not commonly found in the literature. Used practical approach and experiences from instructors".  ...  We thank the editor and the reviewer for valuable comments and suggestions that led to improvements in the presentation.  ... 
doi:10.1080/10691898.2008.11889564 fatcat:7rk6eroz3rdstoo33y5rwbd5zi

Malaysia: Science communication in a pluralistic society [chapter]

Mahaletchumy Arujanan, Noorshamira Shamsuddin, Farahana Nadzri
2020 Communicating Science: A Global Perspective  
The two-day module was endorsed by Monash University Australia as a School of Science Monash Doctoral Program (MDP) for PhD students in the natural sciences.  ...  and a PhD student in science communication, hopes Science Café KL can help overcome public perceptions that science is boring, and also debunk pseudoscience and misinformation.  ... 
doi:10.22459/cs.2020.23 fatcat:dpwoiqe6pbdktdyfikqpb7ctrm

Perspectives for the future in Italy: animal science higher education, employment, and research

Antonella Baldi, Nicolò Pietro Paolo Macciotta, Giuseppe Pulina, Bruno Ronchi
2020 Animal Frontiers  
The reduced number of available positions that require a PhD is due mainly to the high costs (about 60,000 euros) for opening a PhD position and the decrease of scholarships available from public funding  ...  Student experiences at foreign universities through the Erasmus programs (EU student exchange program) are very limited.  ...  He teaches ethics and sustainability of animal production and ethics of the scientific research for graduate students.  ... 
doi:10.1093/af/vfaa022 pmid:32724716 pmcid:PMC7377504 fatcat:3ovlskth7vcovffe52e5r5meii

Careers in Science Journalism and Writing

Helen Pearson
2017 Cold Spring Harbor Perspectives in Biology  
Many of the best science journalists have little to no research experience. The research from a PhD quickly becomes out of date.  ...  A subset of these is focused on professional science journalism, in which students learn essential skills such as finding stories and reporting, and gain experience in a range of media, from writing a  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENTS Thanks to Alexandra Witze and Dan Fagin for their helpful comments on the draft.  ... 
doi:10.1101/cshperspect.a032961 pmid:28864604 fatcat:buomcrf74vhblhuiswls4feqai

Adapting Practices of Science Journalism to Foster Science Literacy

2014 Science Education  
We argue that such experiences enable students to better use science information for personal decision-making and help them contribute meaningfully to public discourse long after high school graduation  ...  Finally, we describe the design of a learning environment that facilitates research and development based on this model.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENTS This material is based upon work supported by the National Science Foundation under Grant No. DRL-0822354.  ... 
doi:10.1002/sce.21114 fatcat:5u2lto3k5fbcvoayhthurzasxq
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