Workshop Soft skills in medical education: The role of medical humanities in the twenty-first century

Medical humanities not only help to understand the real nature of medicine and health, but also enable health professionals to treat their patients with respect and dignity and to provide more empathetic care. In this sense, they have become an essential tool to develop so-called transversal skills in the education environment. The Esteve Foundation organized… 2017

10a edició – Madrid, 21 i 22 de novembre de 2017

The various debates organized by the Esteve Foundation between scientists and journalists always highlighted one weakness in science journalism: lack of communication between both parties. The range of specialized courses in science for journalists is extensive, however, we cannot say that the reverse is true. Medical personnel from both the field of research and the… 2017

43rd edition – Donostia, October, 24-25 2017

The 43rd edition of these training seminars to provide the basic skills and techniques to write and publish scientific articles in health sciences was held on October 24-25 2017 at the Hospital Universitario de Donostia, in collaboration with the Colegio Oficial de Biólogos de Euskadi. Esteve Fernandez, editor of Gaceta Sanitaria from 2004 to 2010,… 2017

6th edition – Donostia, October, 24-25 2017

Audiovisual format is becoming increasingly more important both in obtaining resources for research and for scientific dissemination, particularly if it reaches the target public in an attractive, contemporary and understandable way. This new course from Fundación Esteve intends to set the basis on how to communicate scientific projects by recording and editing short, simple and…

La ciencia oculta (The Hidden Science)

Galileo, Newton, Gauss, Einstein. If we review the list of the great heroes of science, something attracts attention. There are practically no women. We naturally meet Marie Curie, but we do not know the name of many other scientists who had to face all kinds of difficulties to carry out their discoveries due to her… 2017

15th edition – Granollers, October, 17-18 2017

Biomedical professionals need to be able to communicate effectively in writing and in speaking. However, most professionals receive little specific training in communication skills. Science is an international endeavor, and English is the lingua franca of the international scientific community. Although Spanish biomedical professionals invest heavily in learning English, they often lack the skills in… 2017