Project title:

“Simulation in Undergraduate MEDical Education for Improvement of SAFEty and Quality of
Patient Care”

Short project name:


Project duration:

15.10.2020 – 14.10.2023

EU funding program:

European Neighborhood Instrument (Erasmus +: KA2 CBHE)

Project coordinator:

Petre Shotadze Tbilisi Medical Academy (Georgia)

Erasmus + grant amount (CBHE):

868,482.00 €


  • University of Santiago de Compostela (Spain);
  • Vilnius University (Lithuania);
  • University of Catania (Italy);
  • Tbilisi State Medical University (Georgia);
  • Yerevan State University (Armenia);
  • Haybusak University (Armenia);
  • Higher State Educational Institution of Ukraine “Bukovinian State Medical University” (Ukraine);
  • I. Horbachevsky Ternopil National Medical University of the Ministry of Health of Ukraine (Ukraine).

Project goals and objectives:

Elaborate mechanism for quality improvement in medical
education, through modernization and implementation of basic clinical skills curriculum in accordance with standards of World Federation for Medical Education (WFME) and World Health Organization (WHO).

  • to improve the curriculum of Clinical skills and its teaching/learning materials and tools in function of WFME standards;
  • to reinforce existing structures (Clinical skills Centers) for the improvement of university courses in the field of Patient Safety;
  • to build educational capacities in the beneficiary country HEIs.

Contact Information:

Project coordinator:

  • Petre Shotadze Tbilisi Medical Academy (Georgia)
    Khatia Hatiashvili
    Tel: (+99532) 2912484; (+99532) 2746409
  • Bukovynian State Medical University (Ukraine)
    Tatiana Belous
    Tel: +38 (050) -221-35-16;