Issue No. 26 Community Voices in Health Professional Education at UBC
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The Vancouver Statement sets out priorities for the involvement of patients in the education of health and social care professionals.
It was developed by an international and multidisciplinary group of leaders in the field at the international conference on 'Where's the Patient's Voice in Health Professional Education?' in 2015.
The full article is in the current issue of the International Journal of Health Governance.
Towle A, et al. (2016). The patient's voice in health and social care professional education: the Vancouver Statement. International Journal of Health Governance 21(1): 18-25.
The Vancouver Statement can be accessed at: www.pcpe.health.ubc.ca
The 'Vancouver Group' met again in April to form a local network to support patient and community involvement in health professional education.
To find out more about the group's vision, mission and membership visit:
The group will meet on April 28th to choose a name and develop a process for responding to the requests that are already starting to come in! Stay tuned!
Share your experiences with students in the UBC Health Mentors Program. The next program starts October 3rd. Read more...
Mentor Application form
Caregiver Application form
Deadline to apply July 31, 2016.