27. Mai. 2019

EALTHY Spring Symposium

May 27 | 9.30 a.m. -  4.00 p.m.
Where?WN Campus

Ealthy Spring Symposium

Cost: Free to EALTHY members; non-members €25,-. Lunch and refreshments included.

Reserve a place (pay on the door for a non-members) by emailing

This full-day, tri-national symposium brings together three universities from three central European countries to give insight into their teaching and research in the area of English for healthcare.

The Department of Humanities and Social Sciences, Faculty of Health Sciences at Palacký University Olomouc in the Czech Republic, the Department of Languages for Specific Purposes, Medical School, University of Pécs in Hungary and the Institute of Languages of the University of Applied Sciences Wiener Neustadt in Austria have joined forces to share their expertise in such areas as

IMET (International Medical English Test)
HELP and HELP2 - projects for General Healthcare English and Intercultural Competence
Best practice in language teaching for healthcare


9 30 - 10 00     Registration                                                              

10 - 10 10        Welcome and Introduction to EALTHY                       

10 15 - 10 45   Introduction to the participating Universities  

10 50 -11 20    An International Medical English Test
Dr.Vilmos Warta     

11 30 - 12 00   HELP and HELP2 Projects for General Healthcare English and Intercultural Competence
Dr. Lukáš Merz    


Hot Teaching Tips

13 20 - 13 40     Gamification in Medical English classes
Dr. Timea Németh     

13 45- 14 05      Use of Diagrams in Quizlet for Teaching Medical English
Dr. Alexandra Csongor                                              

14 10 - 14 25     Media & student autonomy in the nursing programme
Jennifer Lacchini MA                   

14 30 - 14 45     From the Page to the Stage
David Whittaker LLB

14 50 - 15 05     Making it Real
Dr. Désirée Verdonk

15 05 - 16 00     Networking and guided tours of the X-ray lab & Biomedical Science Lab

Click here to download the day's programme as a pdf

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