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Conference | OET announced as our Gold Sponsor EALTHY & Specialist Language Courses

May 2024 | Events

We’re delighted to welcome OET as a Gold Sponsor for the upcoming 6th edition of the international English for Healthcare conference. OET will be presenting at the conference and will be present throughout to spend time with delegates interested in finding out more about the test.

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English for Healthcare Conference Programme – is this the best yet? EALTHY & Specialist Language Courses

May 2024 | Events

For anyone involved in designing, writing, or teaching English for healthcare courses, there is a wealth of content to be inspired by. At the end of the conference, you will have gained insights, knowledge and plenty of ideas to take home.

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Webinar | Teaching Soft Skills of Caring and Compassion in Healthcare EALTHY & Specialist Language Courses

April 2024 | Webinar

The session will provide valuable insights on teaching soft skills, caring and compassion, in English for healthcare. Loredana will talk about the importance of teaching soft skills and her experience of teaching academic skills.

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Conference | Capsule, our Gold Sponsor EALTHY & Specialist Language Courses

April 2024 | Events

Capsule works with medical schools offering a cutting-edge learning platform that brings clinical cases to life. It helps students gain confidence in their clinical reasoning skills by making diagnostic and therapeutic decisions and prepares them for the challenges of real-world clinical practice by using the quizzes based on realistic clinical scenarios.

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Conference | Meet the Conference Sponsors EALTHY & Specialist Language Courses

April 2024 | Events

The English for Healthcare conference is a unique event aimed to the exchange of ideas, to stimulate discussion, and to provide a platform for the presentation of new ideas, approaches and material to the understanding of, and teaching of, language and communication in healthcare. We’re delighted to announce our first three sponsors: Capsule, SLC, and Express Publishing.

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Conference | Meet the Keynote Speakers EALTHY & Specialist Language Courses

April 2024 | Events

The English for Healthcare conference is a fantastic opportunity to get up-to-date with the all the great things happening in the global world of healthcare English. We’re delighted to have 3 eminent keynote speakers from the world of medical language and communication: Professor John Skelton, Dr. Zsofia Demjen, and Dr. Emma Brooks.

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Webinar | Preparing Students for OET and PLAB exams EALTHY & Specialist Language Courses

April 2024 | Webinar

Non-EEA doctors wanting to recertify in the UK have to pass both, OET and PLAB exam, Part 2. The session explains differences between these two exams. It gives an overview of the PLAB for OET trainers and medical English teachers involved in OSCE-style role play work.

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Webinar | Corpus Linguistics Applied to English Education EALTHY & Specialist Language Courses

February 2024 | Webinar

Dr. Shelley Staples, a corpus linguist and healthcare communication researcher, discusses findings from key corpus linguistics studies in the medical context and how these findings could be applied to classroom instruction.

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Webinar summary | Communication, Mentorship and Health Promotion in Dietetics EALTHY

January 2024 | Discussion

Virginia and Emma discussed issues and challenges when working with people with learning disabilities and Emma´s multiple roles she is currently involved in. Finally, Emma talked about the areas of Dietetics that she hopes may be focused on in the future.

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