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MISSION STATEMENT 
 

“Building curricular strength across borders through the exchange of knowledge understanding and academics in caring”

 
 

“To develop graduate health-related education and learning through collaboration and activities that lead to real changes for both teachers and learners (transformative activities).”


 

 

 

 WHAT'S NEW?
 
CALL for papers
College of Nursing Jesenice, Slovenia has a great pleasure of inviting you to take part in
the 7th international scientific conference
on nursing and health care research:
»Knowledge, values, beliefs and evidence in developing quality health care: the place and the
role of nursing«
That will be held on 12-13 June 2014, in Bled, Slovenia.
Read more about the conference HERE
See abstract guidelines HERE
Find an application form HERE
 
Next IRIS Steering Commitee and Teachers Meeting In Denmark

Next IRIS meeting will take place in Århus, Denmark from the 3'th to 5'th of september 2014 and will be held at VIA Campus Nord
 

Works in Progress 2014 at University of Malta, Valetta Campus is now over

The final evaluation

WIP 2014 is over. The final evaluation was done today and revealed that everyone had done a very good job.  We congratulate you all with your achievements and wish you good luck with your research

The hardworking but happy looking participants af the WIP2014

The third Works in Progress intensive program for master’s students was set up at the University of Malta. Works in Progress is an EU funded intensive program lasting for 12 days.
Master’s students from Trinity College Dublin Irland, Oslo and Akerhus University College of Applied Sciences, Norway, Instituto Politecnico de Leiria, Portugal, College of Nursing Jesenice Slovenia, and University of Malta have gathered at the Valletta campus with lecturers from each institution, as well as a lecturer from VIA University College, Denmark, to learn together about the research proposal and share experiences and ideas about their master’s proposals. Students represent the many fields in health and social care – from Occupational therapy, Social Care, Education advocacy to Anasthesia and Oncology Nursing. It is a 24 hour learning experience with inspiring discussions spilling out of the classroom and on to the beautiful surroundings in Malta. (2013-1-NO1-ERA10-06366)

Meeting in Amsterdam, February 2014

The meeting had two focuses. Prepare Work in Progress for May 2014 at Malta and prepare the Next Erasmus+ application for raising Fundings to continue the work of IRIS.
 
 
Meeting in Oslo, September 2013

 

Do you want to get a brilliant start on your master thesis/capstone?
Join us in Valletta, Malta for an intensive program bringing together students from different master programs in the caring professions from Oslo and Akerhus University College of Applied Science, Trinity College Dublin, Ireland, College of Nursing Jesenice, Slovenia, University of Malta and Instituto Politecnico de Leiria, Portugal...Read more HERE

 

13 students from Oslo and Akerhus university College of Applied Sciences participated in Iris activities in the spring of 2013.

 

Mibrak Mekonnen, advanced practice mental health nursing will work on her final project and do a clinical study at Instituto Politecnico de Leiria, Portugal

 

7 students from the master programmes in Clinical Nursing Science and Interdisciplinary Mental Health Work have been chosen to participate in "Works in Progress" IP (2012-1-NO1-ERA10-04941) in May. Instituto Politecnico de Leiria will be hosting the event. The picture shows Mette Sagbakken and Georg Schjelderup (faculty) and 5 of the students: May Elin Nereng, Synne Oppegård, Sameera Tou and Kristin Kleiveland. Paul Andre Vetvik Killie and Mette Haram will also participate.

 

5 students will be visiting Columbia University School of Nursing, i NYC. They will be doing observational practice and working on final projects and master thesis. The picture shows Elisabeth Koch (Master in Clinical Nursing Science) and Linda Bailey and Camilla Juven (Nurse anesthetist) Not shown are Aina Tangen and Hanne Stangnes (Acute/Critical care nursing)

 

May 2013

 

CALL FOR APPLICATIONS

 
 
 
 
 
June 2013
 
 

 

 

March 2012: Columbia hosts Norwegian visit.READ MORE
 

 

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