Free teaching cases from Medical Peace Work

The goals of Medical Peace Work are to prevent violence, and promote peace, human rights and human security. This is an emerging field of expertise that draws on a commitment to the life, health and wellbeing of patients in the face of enormous suffering and misery caused by war and human rights violations.

The cases are intended to be used as the basis for group work and class discussion in formal and informal educational settings for health professionals and their students. Teaching notes are available for teachers and trainers. Medical Peace Work also offers online teaching resources for medical peace education.

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Case front page Bridging the Divide
Louisa Chan Boegli and Gabriella Arcadu
Ref MPW3-15-01
Case front page Caught in the Middle: Free Circulation Amidst Conflict
Gabriella Arcadu and Dr Louisa Chan Boegli
Ref MPW3-15-02
Case front page The Price of Unhealthy Working Conditions: Sugarcane Workers in Nicaragua
Carlotta Conrad and Hannah Lehner
Ref MPW3-15-03
Case front page The Day of the Berlin Explosion: The Humanitarian Impact of Nuclear Weapons
Maria Lohbeck and Martin Hinrichs
Ref MPW3-15-04
Case front page Health Impact of European Refugee Policies
Eva-Maria Schwienhorst, Katharina Bögel and Nora Isberner
Ref MPW3-15-05
Case front page Cultural Awareness in Times of Ebola
Katharina Bögel and Dr Eva-Maria Schwienhorst
Ref MPW3-15-06
Case front page Structural Violence: Understanding Mother-Child Health and Ebola in Sierra Leone
Katharina Bögel and Dr Eva-Maria Schwienhorst
Ref MPW3-15-07
Case front page Addressing Domestic Violence: The Bascomb Street Surgery in Transition
Klaus Melf  and Dr Kristin Scharffscher
Ref MPW3-15-08
Case front page Under Pressure: A Different Story about Relief Work in Post-Earthquake Haiti
Adam Dowell and Josef Riener
Ref MPW3-15-09
Case front page Encountering Victims of Torture in a GP's Surgery
Frank Arnold, Clare Shortall, Jack Tasker and Christopher Venables
Ref MPW3-15-10
Case front page Is Climate Change the Biggest Threat of the 21st Century?
Stefi Barna and Aditya Vyas
Ref MPW3-15-11
Case front page Leadership for Sustainable Healthcare
Stefi Barna, Emma Pencheon and Aditya Vyas
Ref MPW3-15-12

 

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About Medical Peace Work (MPW)

Medical Peace Work
 

The Medical Peace Work (MPW) partnership is built on a European network of medical peace organisations and teaching institutions that gathered during the Hague Appeal for Peace Conference in 1999 and the IPPNW (International Physicians for the Prevention of Nuclear War) World Congress in Paris in 2000. The Partnership represents a transitional cooperation between a number of stakeholders including medical peace practitioners, peace and health researchers, teaching institutions, and the final users of the project’s outcomes.

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