3rd International Medical English Conference 2018
22 September, 2018, Exeter University, UK
The Pyramid Group, in partnership with EALTHY, invites practitioners from all aspects of English for medical purposes, including teachers, researchers, healthcare professionals, course providers, healthcare communication writers, publishers and test writers to take part in the 3rd International Medical English Conference.
- Professor John Skelton , Birmingham University
- Dr Tudor Chinnah, Exeter University
The 3rd International Medical English Conference also provides a platform for exchange and discussion around the topics related to the teaching, learning and evaluation of English in a medical context.
- Date: Saturday, 22 September
- Venue: Reed Hall, Exeter University, Devon.
- Price: £85 for delegates & speakers; £65 for EALTHY members
OET Panel 2017 marked a very important year in medical English assessment with the introduction of the Occupational English Test (OET) for the registering of overseas nurses and midwives in the UK and Ireland. This was extended (in February 2018) to include doctors.
During this year’s conference, EALTHY will run a special panel session dedicated to the OET.
Submission deadline: 11 March
Stay tuned for news of EALTHY Workshops in 2018!
The University of Birmingham are pleased to be hosting the 2018 Communication, Medicine, and Ethics Conference (COMET).
The conference aims to bring together scholars from different disciplinary backgrounds, involving various healthcare specialties and the human and social sciences. A special emphasis will be on the dissemination of ongoing research in language/discourse/communication studies in relation to healthcare education, patient participation and professional ethics.
Call for Papers NOW open. Deadline 9th February
5th Health Literacy UK Conference, Health Literacy: making life better
Friday 16th February 2018, Riddel Hall, Belfast, Northern Ireland
Hosted by EACH: International Association for Communication in Healthcare
In Partnership with the Academy on Communication in Healthcare
1 – 4 September 2018. Porto, Portugal
Call for Papers now open. Deadline 5 February 2018.
Applied Linguistics and Professional Practice (ALAPP) 2018
The international and interdisciplinary conference on Applied Linguistics and Professional Practice (ALAPP), taking place 17-19 September 2018, was first held in 2011 at Cardiff University (UK) to bring together scholars from different disciplinary backgrounds.
Proposal deadline 15 February