Fellowship & Grant details

Fellowship posted by Italian Ministry of Education, University and Research (04/12/2012 03.52)

Communication and awareness of prognosis in late life: impact on treatment choices.

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Oncology, communication, full of meanings, logical-cognitive and affective-ambivalent, conveys emotions and therapeutic choices, which will contribute to the construction of completely new models of life for the person who pursues them.The health that inform, introduces the thought of his partner or patient dictates, encouragement, worries and also availability, understanding, love, bit sometimes denigration, hate, and at best "a sense of care". In this case, inform, guide and encourage the other means, or the patient, the onset of changes and transformations, not only in their lifestyle, but also in the body image and self-representation that will follow.

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Research Fields

Medical sciences

Selection process

The competition will be carried out by an evaluation of titles and examination by means of an interview.

Programme Description
Number of awards per year1
Annual budget24000
International mobility required ?no
Eligible destination country/ies for fellowsItaly
Eligibility of fellows: country/ies of residenceAll
Eligibility of fellows: nationality/iesAll
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Fellowship's Details
Career StageEarly stage researcher or 0-4 yrs (Post graduate)
Research ProfilesNot defined
Employment contract with full social securityyes
Total amount per fellowship per year19412
Covers salaryyes
Covers travel and subsistenceno
Covers research costsno
Maximum duration of fellowship12
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Funding organisation / Contacts
Università degli Studi di Verona - Dipartimento di Medicina

Public research
Verona - Italy
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