4. Medical English for doctors and students

This one-day course provides an introduction to medical English with a focus on the first contact with a patient who needs medical assistance. The course is especially designed for medical doctors, medical students and persons working in emergency medicine.


Themes which are covered in the course are:

  • words patients use in describing their bodies and body functions
  • pain assessment and words patients use for pain
  • emergency medical assessment with role-playing
  • words for hospital wards and departments
  • explaining tests and investigations

Participants should already speak English at an intermediate level - this course is not appropriate for beginners.

These courses are offered in cooperation with MLP Frankfurt and also with the KV Hessen.