Student exchange Metropolia University Helsinki 2014
posted on 19/10/2013
Registration for the yearly International week in Helsinki is now open, check out the details and get ready to pack and go on an osteopathic adventure!
Student exchange CEESO Lyon 2013
posted on 05/10/2013
Widen your osteopathic horizons and go with the Fico student exchange to CEESO Lyon
October 21 to 25 is the Fico student exchange week set up for you in CEESO Lyon. CEESO is one of the top schools of France and an OsEAN member school.
Lectures are on short lever manipulations and pelvis & gynaeco techniques. The lectures fee is covered by Fico and teachings are in English.
For the moment only 4 places are still open for this exchange.
Meet the CEESO students and enjoy the city of Lyon.
Email to widen your horizons!
After examination beach party 2013
posted on 09/06/2013
A well deserved party after the examinations: Fico beach. Enjoy the beach bbq and prepare for the best after examination party of the year. Interested to experience Fico or just can't get enough of top level education? Visit the osteo care at the tournament
Real beach, real sand, real bbq, real party. Place to be: Zeebruges Event Beach, Westerdam 1, 8380 Zeebruges Belgium.
Make reservations for your bbq and wire the money a week before June 29th, price 15€ per person, veggie possible. Breakfast @ the beach 5€ per person, camp site & parking 10€ per person per night. The party is for free. Check out the site for accomodations. You will not be partying by yourself, 80 international rugby teams will bost the atmosphere. Each team has a specific dress code, so post your inspiration for the Fico party team dress code on Fico underground.
Fico provides osteopathic care at the tournament on saturnday & sunday. Drop by, talk with students, teachers & principals and see the management of acute & chronic sport laesions.
You want to join the osteopathic care team? just email.
See you soon and don't forget your shades.
Fico goes for the newest teaching strategies in Barcelona
posted on 04/05/2013
A good osteopath is not necessary a good teacher. That is why Fico trains it's teacher in the OsEAN Teacher Training programm. The module 'Clinical Tutor Part 1' was organised @ EOB (Escola d'Osteopatia de Barcelona) together with the OsEAN partner schools. Check out the different modules at the OsEAN website and come experience the newest teaching strategies at Fico.
Make an appointment and come and experience Fico.
posted on 19/05/2013
FICO is helping to build the standards of osteopathy of tomorrow.
FICO helps other experts to build the CEN standards document on services for osteopaths. CEN is the European Committee for standardisation and Fico is an active member of the drafting committee. Meeting in London in the Osteopathic house. Surf the wave of future Osteopathic education.
Tomorrow's Osteopaths: state of the art curriculum
posted on 24/04/2013
“Tomorrow’s Osteopaths – Designing and Implementing an Osteopathic Curriculum" Fico strives to keep on improving, only top education is good enough
Fico attended the conference “Tomorrow’s Osteopaths – Designing and Implementing an Osteopathic Curriculum” @ the BSO on Saturday 20th April 2013
The British School of Osteopathy conference “Tomorrow’s Osteopaths – Designing and Implementing an Osteopathic Curriculum” was held at the Royal Society of Medicine, London on Saturday 20th April 2013.
This conference promised an invaluable opportunity for osteopaths, educators and health professionals to exchange ideas and explore advances for osteopathic education. The conference drew together leading academics and practitioners from the world of osteopathy with a view to driving forward educational development and practice. Key conference themes included Preparing Students for Practice, Managing Students and Evidence and Experience in Teaching.
Brand new teaching technologies are about to be incorporated at Fico.
Fico keeps on improving the curriculum, only the best is good enough.
Fascia kongres 2013
posted on 04/05/2013
Click the link for more info or check out the flyer at Fico.
Research Triangle Park
posted on 20/02/2013
Fico research departement goes to North Carolina to explore a new measurement device to potentially evaluate the cranial rythmic impuls
Fico research department goes to Research Triangle Park in Raleigh Durham in North Carolina to explore a new measurement device to potentially evaluate the cranial rythmic impuls or cranial rhythm. Fico @ front of osteopathic evidence based research. KYP
Student exchange programm
posted on 13/02/2013
Helsinki Metropolia University of Applied Science invites Fico students to participate in the International week.
The Faculty of Welfare and Human Functioning welcomes you to participate in its 4th International Week from 4 – 7 March, 2013.
The Faculty has successfully organized International Weeks in the previous years where the students and teachers from our partner universities have had a chance to exchange knowledge and experiences in form of lectures, workshops and seminars.
Fico participated in the previous International week and recommends this experience!
The main theme of the International Week 2013 is 'Innovating for good'.
Fico is a member of OsEAn and as a student of an OsEAN member school you are welcome to apply to participate in this week.
The number of students is limited, first come first serve. Apply your candidacy.
Check out the preliminary shedule and be amazed : different teachers & topics
Download the Student Exchange Application Forms and widen your horizons.Download the Student Exchange Application Forms Preliminary programme 2013
Publication of scientific work on CPPS
posted on 02/02/2013
Interesting publication on Chronic Pelvic Pain syndrome. FICO Science department. Click here for the link to the article.
Leading edge technology for education
posted on 11/01/2013
Fico introduces leading edge technology for anatomy and medical imaging education
The Sectra visualisation table is a unique learning tool with real life patient's anatomy rendered from CT or MR images. This tool provides a virtual dissection with real-life cases in an efficient group interaction.
The 46 inch full multi-touch screen allows you to explore in 3D, using state of the art tools like removing structures, powerfull zoom and exploring slices in 3D.
Check the trailer, welcome in the world of innovating education.
Antwerp 10 miles
posted on 02/01/2013
Fico gives you wings, use them for the Antwerp 10 miles 2013
On April 21th Fico runs the ANtwerp 10 miles, wire 20 euro on BE56 3770 3890 2188 with your name, Fico year and mobile telnr and check out http://
Questions, contact Gunther Kemel and go for it!
Fico wins award @ day of science
posted on 15/12/2012
Fico wins the first price @ day of science in Berlin, hosted bij OSD & DIU
Fico MSc student wins first price for the best Master of Science in Osteopathy, Dresden International University, thesis. Marije Wisse receives her price in Berlin at the day of science, hosted by the Osteopathie Schule Deutschland. Congratulations Marije and her tutor Sofie Geeraerts!