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6th International Conference on Medical & Nursing Education, will be organized around the theme ““Scholarly approaches to address challenges in Medical and Nursing Education to Improve Pedagogy” ”

Medical Education 2017 is comprised of keynote and speakers sessions on latest cutting edge research designed to offer comprehensive global discussions that address current issues in Medical Education 2017

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Patients and also the public get benefits from constructive collaborations and joint ventures between academic medicine and research such as pharmaceutical, medical device, and biotechnology industries. At the same time, medical leaders, public officers, public interest organizations, etc. have raised issues concerning the risks related to the in depth monetary ties that link trade with the people and establishments that do medical research and analysis, medical education, patient care, and practice guideline development.

  • Track 1-1Primary Interests and Goals of Medicine
  • Track 1-2Clinical Practice Guidelines
  • Track 1-3Integrity of Medical Research
  • Track 1-4Routes into Medical Research Careers
  • Track 1-5Medical Research Education Austria
  • Track 1-6Conflict of Interest in Medical Research, Education, and Practice

The need for medical doctors, nurses, allied healthcare professionals and others involved with teaching in the medical professions to have training in teaching is widely recognized. Doctors and clinicians are frequently involved in training other healthcare personnel. At most of the medical universities and medical schools, a range of advance courses have been designed to equip medical personnel with the required up to date skills and recent knowledge for training the next generation of doctors.

  • Track 2-1School Health Service
  • Track 2-2Acute Medical Training
  • Track 2-3Remote and Offshore Medicine
  • Track 2-4Emergency Medicine
  • Track 2-5Tropical Medicine
  • Track 2-6Disaster Medicine
  • Track 2-7Hospital Administration
  • Track 2-8Advanced Medical Skills

An ideal medical practice model is required to improve Efficiency, Quality and the Doctor-Patient Relationships.  An ideal medical practice is, where every aspect of the practice is designed around the patient's requirements and the primary motive is to enhance the doctor-patient relationship. When a practice is designed around these principles, we can focus on an excellent patient care with exceptional quality care. The key principles for ideal medical practices pursue are high-quality, patient-centered, collaborative care; completely unrestricted access and continuity; and extreme efficiency.

The collection of clinical data is a very crucial and critical aspect in the conformity assessment process of medical procedures, devices and serves to substantiate a claim regarding the safety, performance and benefit/risk ratio of a given technique or device. Clinical data is generally understood as evidence on the safety and performance of a procedure or medical device based on actual use, and is usually derived from pre-clinical or clinical investigations, scientific literature or clinical experiences.

Health education is an important aspect of social science that draws from the biological, psychological, physical, medical and environmental sciences. Where, it’s aim is to promote health and prevent the diseases, disability and premature death through education-driven voluntary activities. Health education is the development of an individual, group, community, institutional and systemic strategies to enhance health knowledge, attitudes, skills and behaviour. The purpose of health education is to positively influence the health behaviour of individuals and communities as well as the living and working conditions that influence their health.

The general concepts of clinical teaching describes to be applied to any clinical teaching format, from journal clubs to morning report and teaching rounds. In Medical Education, the clinical teaching is a form of interpersonal communication between two people – usually a teacher and a learner. "The teaching-learning process is a human transaction involving the teacher, learner and learning group in a set of dynamic interrelationships.

A crucial challenge in medical education is preparing the physicians for future learning. While this traditionally has meant challenging scientific advances, trainees also must be well skilled and prepared to engage with the new healthcare delivery models and technologies. Telemedicine is a good example, described as the use of electronic communication by clinicians and patients for the exchange of health information. Within the scope of telemedicine are e-visits, where a patient communicates by telephone; video conferencing; and secure messaging with a clinician who performs a remote evaluation and prescribes medications as required.

  • Track 7-1Clinical Applications of Telemedicine
  • Track 7-2Telenursing
  • Track 7-3Telehealth
  • Track 7-4 Telerehabilitation

Clinical pharmacists should play an important role within medical education to ensure that learning outcomes are achieved. They can also help medical students to understand multidisciplinary working and the breadth of professional skills. A better understanding of pharmacology and therapeutics is certainly a solid foundation, where to develop prescribing skills. It has been suggested that individuals with specialist training in clinical pharmacology and therapeutics (CPT) should, ideally, lead its education within undergraduate medical programs.

Leadership from the qualified and committed educators sets the foundation for the healthcare workforce of the future, and that workforce is the backbone of quality care. Leadership in Medical Education provides leadership with both a practical and theoretical foundation and the ability to recognize complex patterns, take low risk wise action and stay in a position of question or investigation.  It provides ways to build resilience and sustain innovation and advancements in an uncertain world. This will certainly benefit to the professionals who must make key decisions in arbitrary environments, and who work across disciplinary, social and organizational boundaries.

  • Track 9-1Business Excellence for Medical Professionals
  • Track 9-2Management Skills for Medical Professionals

Patients have always been very important in medical and nursing education, but their role has mostly been as passive aids to the learning. Patient involvement means participation of the patient in decision making or expressing opinions about different treatment methods, this includes information sharing, their feelings and signs and accepting instructions of health team. Active participation of patients as educators has increased over the past 20 years as a consequence of government and professional policy directives relating to public and patient involvement in healthcare, moral importance related to social liability, and the desire to broaden curricula to include the psychosocial aspects of health, promote patient-centred care and include the voices of those who are experts by experience.

The medical schools critically evaluate their curricula in order to nurture their physicians equipped to meet the needs of an evolving society. Recently, medical educators have been charged to enhance the emphasis on prevention, care of populations, public health, and community medicine.

Joint ventures and collaborations with various organizations and community physicians ensure that medical students learn, how to apply knowledge and skills acquired through the course of their studies to public health research in various settings; the fundamental knowledge of community engagement, collaboration, and service-based practice; and how to address the different needs of patient subgroups and populations. These programs provide opportunities for students to be active participants in community capacity building while reaching the specific competencies in public health sector.

  • Track 11-1Health Care Delivery System
  • Track 11-2Maternal and Child Health
  • Track 11-3Substance Abuse
  • Track 11-4 HIV/AIDS
  • Track 11-5Health Belief Model
  • Track 11-6Healthcare Disparities
  • Track 11-7Remote Health Care
  • Track 11-8Health Equity

Electronic-learning describes the use of information technology and internet for the learning activities. The integration of e-learning into the medical and nursing education is supported by learning theory; content, sequence, time, pace and media, fitting different learning styles. Courses are standardized in terms of content and delivery and can include assessment and feedback.

  • Track 12-1Preventive e-Health Systems
  • Track 12-2Applied Health Informatics
  • Track 12-3e-Health: Cyber Medicine
  • Track 12-4Big data and Cloud Computing in Healthcare and International Standards
  • Track 12-5Online Medical Education

The comprehensive practice of ambulatory care nursing is constructed on a broad knowledge base of nursing and health sciences, and applies clinical expertise rooted in the nursing process. Nurses use evidence based information across a diverse outpatient health care settings to accomplish and assure patient safety and quality of care while enhancing patient outcomes. Ambulatory care enlist those clinical, organizational and professional activities engaged in by registered nurses with and for individuals, groups, and populations who seek assistance with improving health and/or seek care for health-related problems.

The future of medical education holds many potential opportunities and possibilities. Each opportunity will unfold in different ways and at different paces for different people and organizations. Medical education is always changing and getting improved and advanced but the next 5 to 10 years are likely to see an increased pace of change due to financial pressures in both educational and healthcare systems. Every change and challenge represents a scope, and we must have to ensure that we use any forced changes to develop our aspirations for the future of medical education.

  • Track 14-1Online Medical Education
  • Track 14-2Robotic Surgery
  • Track 14-3Recent Technologies in Medical Sciences
  • Track 14-4Advancements in Medical Technology
  • Track 14-5BioMedical Research

Nurse Education in Practice that enables lecturers and practitioners to both share and disseminate evidence that demonstrates the actual practice of education as it is experienced in the realities of their respective work environments that are both in the University/faculty and clinical settings etc.

  • Track 15-1Clinical nursing and Nursing Theory
  • Track 15-2Psychiatric Nurse Practitioner Education
  • Track 15-3Neonatal Nurse Practitioner Education
  • Track 15-4Family Nurse Practitioner Education
  • Track 15-5Nursing Science, Awareness and Development
  • Track 15-6Nursing Leadership
  • Track 15-7Licence Practice Nursing (LPN)
  • Track 15-8Certified Nursing Assistant
  • Track 15-9Travel Nurse

A clinical research nursing is a nursing professional that works hard to help create, evaluate, and perfect new and old medications and treatments for various medical problems. These nurses might work in all areas of pharmaceutical and medical research. A clinical research nurse will be at the forefront of new medical and clinical discoveries, and help to develop breakthrough cures and medical treatments.

  • Track 16-1Skills and Techniques in Clinical Nursing
  • Track 16-2Practices in Clinical Nursing
  • Track 16-3Clinical Evaluation
  • Track 16-4Promoting Clinical Outcomes

Community health nursing is crucial, particularly at present time because it augment the health status of individuals, families, groups and the community through direct approach with them. Today community participation and involvement is getting a due consideration before the occurrence of illnesses as life-style changes to continue to play a significant role in morbidity and mortality rate. Chronis illnesses, tobacco smoking, road traffic accident etc., and environmental changes that influence health are steadily becoming the major concerns affecting human health.

  • Track 17-1Nursing and Public Health Practice
  • Track 17-2Community Participation and Involvement
  • Track 17-3Chronis Illnesses
  • Track 17-4Health Promotion and Disease Prevention
  • Track 17-5Health Care Planning
  • Track 17-6Primary Health Care

The goal of Evidence-Based Practice (EBP) is the combination of clinical expertise or expert opinion, external scientific evidence, and patient/caregiver perspectives to provide high-quality services reflecting the interests, values, needs, and choices of the individuals we serve.

  • Track 18-1Implementation of EBP
  • Track 18-2Evidence Based Practice vs. Tradition
  • Track 18-3Research Based Evidence
  • Track 18-4Levels of Evidence and Evaluation of Research
  • Track 18-5Meta-analyses and Systematic Research Syntheses
  • Track 18-6EBP and Social Policy

Global health is the health of a population in the global context. It is defined as "area of study, research and practice that gives priority on improving the health and achieving equity in health for all the people worldwide". Problems that transcend national borders or have a global political and economic impact are often emphasized. Thus, global health is all about worldwide health improvement, which also includes mental health, reduction of disparities, and protection against the global threats that disregard national borders.

  • Track 19-1Global Health Concepts
  • Track 19-2Neoliberal Reforms in Nursing Delivery
  • Track 19-3Health Equity through Nursing
  • Track 19-4Nursing and Midwifery Care
  • Track 19-5Nursing Leaders versus Global Health Issues and Global Health Policy
  • Track 19-6Global Health Diplomacy

Wound care nurses are sometimes also referred to as wound, ostomy, and continence (WOC) nurses, who are specialize in wound management, the monitoring and proper treatment of wounds due to injury, diseases or medical treatments. Their work promotes the safe and rapid healing of a wide variety of wounds. The majority of wound care nurses work in hospitals, nursing homes or travel to patients' homes as home health workers.

  • Track 20-1Wound and Ostomy Care
  • Track 20-2Wound prognosis
  • Track 20-3Wound Care and Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy
  • Track 20-4Wound Care Austria
  • Track 20-5Wound Care and Infection Control
  • Track 20-6Wound Care for Diabetes
  • Track 20-7Wound Care and Pain Management
  • Track 20-8Wound Care and Regenerative Medicine
  • Track 20-9Burn and Advance Wound Care

Nursing informatics is the specialty that integrates nursing science with the multiple information management and analytical sciences to identify, define, manage, and communicate the data, information, knowledge, and wisdom in the nursing practice. Nursing Informatics supports the nurses, patients, the inter-professional healthcare teams, and other stakeholders in their decision-making in all roles and settings to achieve desired outcomes.

  • Track 21-1Nursing Informatics Research
  • Track 21-2Nursing Informatics Practice
  • Track 21-3Nursing Informatics Methodology
  • Track 21-4Nursing Informatics Management
  • Track 21-5E-Health and Nursing Informatics

Nursing is synonymous with caring and it involves the interaction between nurse and patient to attain, maintain and restore health through mutual goal setting. The nurse diagnoses and treats the patient’s response to actual and potential health problems through the use of the nursing process consisting of assessment, nursing diagnosis, planning, implementation, and evaluation.

  • Track 22-1The nature and inherent dignity of the human person
  • Track 22-2Infinite Transcendent Reality in life processes
  • Track 22-3Health as human flourishing
  • Track 22-4Meaning for practice

Nursing technology includes an array of medical devices, systems and software, which are speciallly designed and assembled to reduce the amount of time that nurses have to spend on tasks such as tracking down the equipments, locating and collaborating with the other staff members and updating the patient charts. Technology serves to improve the accuracy and patient safety by reducing medical errors and preventing unauthorized people to access the facility and sensitive patient records. Certainly, in addition to improved accuracy, efficiency and safety, the recent technology also allows nurses to spend more time on direct patient care.

  • Track 23-1New Technological Advances and Trends in Nursing
  • Track 23-2Benefits of Nursing Technology
  • Track 23-3Types of Nursing Technology
  • Track 23-4Nursing Technology for Improving Patient Care
  • Track 23-53 D Printing, Nano Technology, Electronic Health Record (EHR) systems
  • Track 23-6Biomechatronics, Kansei, Biometrics and Computerized Physician/Provider Order; Entry (CPOE) and Clinical Decision Support

The future of nursing education is in the area known as high-fidelity simulation, the use of computerized mannequins that exhibit a wide range of patient conditions. Simulation typically involves three parts: preparation work, then the simulation, then a debriefing session. The debriefing is usually a kind of reflective learning exercise in which students review their own performance and consider how nursing theory is actually being applied in the nursing practice. A good number of researches has shown that simulation is incredibly effective as one of the teaching methodologies and can certainly contribute both to better patient outcomes and a culture of safety among the nursing staff.

  • Track 24-1Simulation in Nursing Practice
  • Track 24-2Overview of Simulation Techniques
  • Track 24-3Uses of Simulation in the Nursing Practice Environment
  • Track 24-4Simulation Research
  • Track 24-5Linking Simulation to Patient Outcomes
  • Track 24-6Medication Safety Simulation to Assess Student Knowledge and Competence
  • Track 24-7Interprofessional Simulation-Based Education

Nurses are always an important part of the patient’s care. They provide continuous care to patients with quality services, such as they assess the patient, answer their questions, give medications and necessary treatments, and assisting with medical procedures. Nurses have this responsibility to enhance the quality of care the patient is receiving, to help patients understand the care they receive and what the patients must do to cooperate during their care.

  • Track 25-1Geriatric Nursing
  • Track 25-2Palliative Care Nursing
  • Track 25-3Occupational Health Nursing
  • Track 25-4Oncology Nursing
  • Track 25-5Pediatric Nursing
  • Track 25-6Forensic Nursing
  • Track 25-7Rehabilitation Nursing
  • Track 25-8Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing

Nursing ethics shares many fundamental principles with the medical ethics such as beneficence, non-maleficence, and respect for autonomy. However, those in nursing can be distinguished by its attention on relationships, collaborative care and human dignity. Healthcare climate is continuously changing with time, as is our society, it is very important that all nursing professionals have a grounded understanding of ethics.

  • Track 26-1Healthcare laws
  • Track 26-2Medical Practice and linked Life Insurance
  • Track 26-3Legal Nurse in End-of-Life Care
  • Track 26-4Patient Freedom Versus Nurse Control
  • Track 26-5Honesty vs. Information
  • Track 26-6Resource Management
  • Track 26-7Truth Telling versus Deception
  • Track 26-8Empirical Knowledge versus Personal Belief
  • Track 27-1Acute Kidney Injury and Hemofiltration
  • Track 27-2Acute Respiratory Failure and Ventilation
  • Track 27-3Brain Death, Organ Donation and Transplantation
  • Track 27-4Metabolism, Endocrinology, Organ Failure and Nutrition
  • Track 27-5Nursing Education and Physiotherapy
  • Track 27-6Brain Death, Organ Donation and Transplantation
  • Track 27-7End of Life Care
  • Track 27-8Trauma