Promoting global health through medical education

WE ARE A TRANSNATIONAL GROUP OF MEDICAL EDUCATORS
     Bronchoscopy International Foundation for the Advancement of Medicine promotes global health through medical education.  Our goal is to eliminate patient suffering caused by inadequately trained doctors. Our experts conduct training programs around the world in order to assure equal access to knowledge and technical skill regardless of where chest physicians and airway surgeons practice.
MISSION
     To eliminate patient suffering caused by unequal levels of physician expertise and on-the-job medical training.
OBJECTIVE
To diminish inefficiencies caused when doctors use patients for training in medical procedures. In order to accomplish this objective we:
–   Design and Distribute free learning materials that help doctors become better teachers and patient-care providers.
–   Implement a multidimensional learner-centric program that respects cultural differences and diverse practice patterns.
–   Educate an international group of motivated instructors skilled in the use of simulation models, role-playing exercises, checklists, assessment tools, problem-based learning, step-by-step training, interactive slide presentations, videos, and competency measures.

Competency-based training is our philosophy

Henri Colt MD, FCCP, FAWM, Emeritus Professor, University of California, Past-chair, WABIP

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More than 30 Train-the-Trainer workshops have been conducted in 25 countries since 2012.

Train the Trainer Workshops and other courses are officially endorsed by The World Association for Bronchology and Interventional Pulmonology (WABIP) and national medical societies from around the world.
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Workshops in 2019
Szeged Hungary May 23-25  Madrid Spain May 31-June1  Dhaka Bangladesh Sept 5-7
Kochi India Sept 19-20
Algiers Algeria Dec 4-6

Certified and Master instructors conduct workshops around the world. We partner with medical associations, major university hospitals, and ministries of health. Bronchoscopy International Foundation for the Advancement of Medicine is a 501-C3 nonprofit organization registered in San Diego CA since 1997.

Contact us at henricolt@Bronchoscopy.org