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BSMS International Strategy Day 2019

BSMS International Strategy Day 2019

14 May 2019


Terrace Room, Bramber House, University of Sussex, BN1 9QU

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About the event

All BSMS colleagues and students are invited to the BSMS International Strategy Day. The aim of the international day is to reflect upon our strengths and consider what future opportunities we may wish to explore and expand.


9:00:      Registration and refreshments

9:30:      Introduction by the Dean, Professor Malcolm Reed: Do we need an international strategy?

Undergraduate international recruitment:

9:40:      Undergraduate international recruitment with Darren Beaney

9:50:      Undergraduate medical electives with Dr Jaime Vera (on behalf of Dr Suneeta Soni,                          Consultant in Sexual Health, BSUH)

10:00:    My Journey at BSMS with Lavina Mital, undergraduate BSMS student

10:10:    Round table discussion with facilitators

10:40:    Case Study: The Brighton Lusaka Health Link with Eileen Nixon, Consultant Nurse, BSUH

10:50:    Case study: Developments in Pakistan with Dr Shakil Malik, Senior Clinical Director and                     Consultant Psychiatrist, Sussex Partnership Trust

11:00:    Coffee break



Postgraduate taught international recruitment:       

11:30:   Postgraduate taught international student recruitment: context, actions and opportunities                   with Prof Gordon Ferns

11:40:   Postgraduate taught studies with Dr Priya Paudyal

11:50:   Blended learning and international engagement with Jackie Knight

12:00:   Postgraduate taught - international student perspective with Ahmed Alsunbuli

12:10:   Round table discussion with facilitators



Postgraduate research international recruitment:

12:30     Postgraduate research with Dr Simon Waddell

12:40:    Postgraduate research - international student perspective with Leticia Muraro-Wildner

12:50:    Round table discussionwith facilitators

13:10:    Case studies: How to set up an international collaboration for research and education

               -   International AMR network (TACTIC) with Dr Leena Al-Hassan

               -   Zambia project links with Dr Jasmin Islam

13:25     Summary and conclusions with Dr Jaime Vera

13:30:    Lunch


* Programme subject to change