Health Care and Wellbeing & Social Services

International Week for Health Care and Wellbeing & Social Services

Dates: 8 - 12 October 2018

Theme of the week: International Week for Health Care, Social Services and Physiotherapy


The aim of the international week is sharing best practises in teaching and research, networking with colleagues, developing possible future projects together, and advancing the collaboration with partners on several levels in a multicultural and inspiring environment.



The programme of the week consists of presentations, workshops, and round-table discussions, and the participants will get to experience the Finnish culture and unique nature. In addition, there will be versatile social programme, including a sightseeing bus tour, sauna evening and farewell dinner. The programme will start on Monday 8th of October at 12 pm and end on Friday 12 th of October at 12 pm. All participants are invited to contribute to the programme of the week by giving a session on a topic that is closest to their own teaching or research interests. The detailed programme will be designed when the participants have been selected and the session topics have been agreed. There will also be Finnish students and exchange students taking part in the week.


Please register using the following form: The deadline for registering is 31st of May 2018.


The fee for the international week is 120€. The participants are expected to cover their travel, accommodation and daily expenses utilising funds provided by Erasmus+ Staff Mobility for teaching or training or by the sending institution.


Senior Lecturer, International Coordinator, Digimentor Mr Henri Annala
Tel. +358 50 311 9698

Updated 16.10.2018