2019 / 20
- Hufelandstraße 55
- 45147 Essen
- Phone: +49 201 723-4696
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Special features regarding teachingMentor programme for the phases: Course start, transition to the clinical part, end of the course; SkillsLab, simulated patient programme in teaching for practical examinations (Mini CEX, OSCE); Longitudinal communication training; One week summer academy for emergency medicine; Specialist tutorial programme (peer teaching) for the 1st & 2nd phase, central degree examinations for first to third clinical semester; Central modern teaching & learning building with 24 seminar rooms, one simulation arena and one lecture hall; Moodle learning platform with recorded lectures & educational films,
Special features regarding the international orientationThere are cooperation agreements on student exchange with several universities in the People's Republic of China and Russia. Close cooperation with Weill Cornell Medical College, New York, as part of a Graduate College. Further academic training is also possible based on cooperation agreements with the University of Pittsburgh Cancer Institute, the Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center, Seattle, as well as at the Vanderbilt University Medical Center, Nashville.
Common partner universities for exchangeWeill Cornell Medical College, New York, USA; Huazhong Universität für Wissenschaft und Technologie Wuhan, V.R. China; Medizinische Akademie Nishnij Nowgorod, Russland
Website with further information on research activitieswww.uni-due.de/med/forschung/schwerpunkte/index.php
Characteristics of assistance to differently abled personsOne full-time equivalent position established to advise and consult on individual reasonable adjustment arrangements, structural modifications to access for students with physical impairments, installation of audio induction loop systems
Characteristics of diversity advancementTutoring programme for international students (Tutor Service Center International), family-friendly university (simplified course registration for pregnant students or students with children), alternative arrangements to compensate for pregnancy-related absences during mandatory attendance courses.
Other special featuresThe character of the campus at the Essen university clinic with all the essential institutions in one location – clinics as well as preclinic-theoretical and clinical institutes – enables the excellent linking of theoretical and practical knowledge. Particular focus is placed on the targeted promotion of the next generation of academics. In addition to the internal research promotion programme IFORES, two programmes are particularly noteworthy: The Mentoring programme MediMent and the Graduate School of Biomedical Science BIOME.
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Last update 2018: Data collected by the CHE Center for Higher Education, Germany.
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