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The Opening Ceremony

(11. August 2017)

The opening ceremony of the academic year 2017/2018 of Tartu Health Care College takes place on September 1st at 10 at THCC (Nooruse 5, room 007).

Tartu Health Care College in collaboration with Klaipeda University are going to open a Joint Baltic Master's Programme in Radiography (full-time study, 120 ECTS credits, a 2-year standard period of study, the language of instruction is English). The graduates are awarded a  Master's Degree in Radiography (specialisation field identified) and every year different specialisation options will be available as follows: radiotherapy, magnetic resonance imaging, conventional radiography, ultrasound, computed tomography,  interventional radiography and angiography,  nuclear medicine.

The programme is unique in the Baltics, creating conditions for the graduates of basic radiography education and training to obtain profound knowledge, advanced skills and professional conduct in the specialist area as well as the competence of supervised research in order to be employed at different levels of the health care system as well as in education and research institutions. The graduates may continue their studies in the third cycle of higher education (PhD) in medical imaging or (radio)therapy or in an affiliated field.

Health in our hands

(03. February 2017)

International student conference in health sciences „Health in our Hands" will be held on 23 November 2017 at Tartu Health Care College (Nooruse 5, Tartu, Estonia).

The aim of the conference is to promote interactions among undergraduate and graduate (2015, 2016) healthcare students and lecturers from different fields (healthcare, medicine, pharmacy, physiotherapy, nursing, midwifery, biomedical science etc), countries, and exchange of research knowledge and experiences. There is no registration/participation fee for participants!

THCC is organizing Nordic Forum for Nurse Educators in 14 - 15 November 2017. Main topic of the forum is: is nursing education up to the date? The forum presentations will focus on nurses' and nursing educators' competences, innovative teaching and learning methods, clinical learning environment and post-graduate education of nurses. All teachers, lecturers, tutors, nurses, other health professionals and students in health care field are very welcome to participate!

Seven-member electoral board chose Ulla Preeden (on the picture) to be Tartu Health Care College`s (THCC) new rector. Rector's term of office will start on 1 July and is going to last for five years. Current rectror, Anneli Kannus decided not to stand for new term.

Updated: 07.08.2017