Valuing patient experiences in the healthcare student journey

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Valuing patient experiences in the healthcare student journey

Time: June 21, 2017 all day
Location: Cafe West, Fulton House building, Swansea University
Street: Singleton Park
City/Town: Swansea, Wales SA2 8PP
Website or Map: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/…
Phone: Julia Terry j.terry@swansea.ac.uk
Event Type: len, network, meeting
Organized By: Lived Experience Network
Latest Activity: Feb 9

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Event Description

The Lived Experience Network comes to Wales - Weds 21st June 2017

Welsh Universities have linked together to host the Summer LEN event - we will be travelling together through healthcare students' journeys and how they engage in the patient experience in:

recruitment, assessment, student experience, curriculum development and research.

The event is free, refreshments and lunch will be provided. Please do book your place, and we look forward to welcoming you.

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