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EU-funded projects MedCIn – Medical Curriculum Innovations

Coordinator Coordinator: Komenda Martin

Duration Duration: 2015–2017

The MEDCIN project proposes an innovative methodological background including web-based visualization tool for comprehensive evaluation and map of medical curricula with the use of modern information and communication technologies.

The need for standardized curriculum particularly in medical education is indispensable. Today a comprehensive platform that would cover all necessary instruments for easy in-depth curriculum management is still missing. The project comes up with five intellectual outcomes: 1) To standardize medical curriculum management system (OPTIMED platform), 2) To propose innovative methodological background to evaluate and map medical curricula, 3) To build an original model to compare medical curricula, 4) To foster increased awareness of existing educational standards produced by MedBiquitous, 5) To provide an exemplar implementation for dissemination of best practice.

The project partnership has been based upon long-standing collaborations and awareness of each other’s work, and shared research interests of four institutions:

Other important information:

  • Funding: Erasmus+, 2015-1-CZ01-KA203-013935, Medical Curriculum Innovations (MEDCIN)
  • Brief overview of results: you can find more detailed information on the website of the MEDCIN project
MedCIn – Medical Curriculum Innovations