10 partners 33 associated partners
10 partners 33 associated partners
10 partners 33 associated partners
MSc Specialized Courses
MSc Specialized Courses
MSc Specialized Courses
Cooperation in Quality Assurance for Pharmacy Education and Training Between Europe and Latin America
Cooperation in Quality Assurance for Pharmacy Education and Training Between Europe and Latin America
Cooperation in Quality Assurance for Pharmacy Education and Training Between Europe and Latin America

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Globally, the role of pharmacists is changing towards a more patien centred, and biotechnology-oriented role, which is not covered by most current curricula; there is a need for specialisation , especially in Latin America countries (LA). This project aims to develop and pilot the implementation of a Master's Degree in Pharmacy so that by increasing specialisation and research in hospital, community and industrial pharmacy, it will foster the development of pharmacy in Latin American countries in close cooperation with the EU. 

The short-term impact will be the production of pharmacy specialists adapted to the modern LA situation and the development of new learning tools and procedures. The long-term impact will be a global improvement of LA healthcare with more efficient pharmaceutical care and the evolution of the LA pharmaceutical industry. The impact for the EU will be improvement in collaboration with LA in the fields of pharmacy education, healthcare and the pharmaceutical industry. The tools and teaching material developed will be used to promote continuing professional development for EU pharmacists.

What is new ?

The MOOC methodology that allows massive participation at a low cost, not limited by time or geographical location:

  • The flexibility in the design of the M.Sc. that allows self-directed learning to fulfill different professional demands and personal expectations.
  • The education based in competences and in the European quality assurance techniques for easy international recognition.
  • The COPHELA Consortium as the first pharmacy group of experts in pharmacy education and development in EU and LA.
  • A key element in the COPHELA is the production of Open Educational Resources in English, Spanish and Portuguese through the development of IT-based tools

 

cluster

Cluster Meeting of CBHE Projects in Latin America & Caribbean on 28-29 October 2021.

The European Education and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA), supported by DGs Education, Youth, Culture and Sport (EAC) and International Partnerships (INTPA) of the European Commission, is organising an…

Virtual Fair

CBHE Virtual Fair jointly organized online by the Erasmus+ National Offices and the European European Education and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA) on October 26-27, 2021.

Cophela participates in the CBHE Virtual Fair jointly organized online by the Erasmus+ National Offices and the European European Education and Culture Executive Agency (EACEA) on October 26-27, 2021.
The CBHE Virtual Fair will showcase the results of 100 CBHE projects funded between 2015…

Recognition of professional qualifications

Recognition of professional qualifications

COPHELA project has been included in the last policiy briefing report by yhe European Unversity Association with regards to implementation of pharmacists professional qualifications.

 

UNESCO-ERASMUS+ Mexico City 2021

Cophela Project has been presented in the UNESCO-ERASMUS+ Workshop celebrated in México City 17-06-21