Teachers participate in the VI Brazilian Congress of Education in Physiotherapy

Event was held in parallel to the XXIX National Forum on Teaching in Physiotherapy.


Professors Bruno Góes and Rachel Trinchão and the coordinator of the Physiotherapy course at Bahiana, Luciana Bilitário, represented the institution in the VI Brazilian Congress of Education in Physiotherapy e XXIX National Forum on Physiotherapy Education, which took place from September 25th to 27th, in Porto Alegre, Rio Grande do Sul. This year, the event had as its theme: “QUALITY OF TRAINING TO VALUE PHYSIOTHERAPY”.

The Forum had spaces for discussions, reflections and exchanges of experiences on emerging themes related to health and, in particular, training in Physiotherapy. The schedule was defined according to the themes suggested at the 2018 forum and offered activities to the participants, such as lectures, conversation circles and workshops.

The delegation of professors from Bahiana presented six scientific papers in poster format. "It's always a very rich event, and this year, we were able to see many works with proposals associated with light technology and slightly larger technologies, such as teaching games. There were three days of knowledge exchange and we were able to bring some ideas to our course , regarding internship regulations", says Prof. Luciana Bililtário.

Among the presentations were the experience report of the Extension in Craniomandibular Physiotherapy, coordinated by Professor Eulália Barros, at the Dental Clinic of Bahiana Health, the experience of home visits as a learning strategy in the outpatient internship and the result of the course conclusion work of graduate Felipe Laranjeiras, about the challenges of higher education for people with disabilities. Two studies on cost-conscious attitudes among Physiotherapy teachers and students were presented by Professor Bruno Góes.