Global Issues: An international insight into the School of Health and Social Care

The School of Health and Social Care invite you to their first international week at Edinburgh Napier University. The purpose of the week is to showcase the work of the School of Health and Social Care and present international advances in teaching, practice and research.

Start date and time

Monday 15 May 2017 9:00 AM

to Friday 19 May 2017 5:00 PM

Event cost


The programme includes a forum to network with international academics and students, a one day conference on pedagogical innovations and internationalisation of the curriculum and a one day conference on health and social care research and practice. You will also have a chance to have a tour of the School of Health and Social Care and a visit to our Craiglockhart Campus where we have a small museum of the war poets’ memorabilia. Finally you will be invited to enjoy a social agenda to give you a taste of Edinburgh.

Students are welcome, as a student programme will be run alongside the academic schedule.

We will be in touch to update you with more details in the coming weeks. Please complete registration to save your place now.

Please note: Colleagues from existing Erasmus+ partners may be eligible to apply for Erasmus funding to subsidise the cost of attending.

If you have any questions please email

Download our schedule of events here 

School of Health and Social Care

At the School of Health and Social Care we go beyond the theory. Our graduates develop the professional knowledge, critical thinking and industry connections to truly make a difference.

Attending one of our social events? Register here.

City Chambers event - 15 May

Science ceilidh - 17 May

War Poets talk and wine reception - 18 May

Where we are

Sighthill Campus

9 Sighthill Court
Edinburgh EH11 4BN

You can find us at Edinburgh Napier's Sighthill Campus. Feel free to email us at the address below with any queries.