Dr Filippe Oliveira is an Early Profession educational at Monash College’s Division of Obstetrics and Gynaecology (O&G) who convenes the Fetal and Neonatal Growth course for biomedical and science undergraduates.
In 2017, he performed a serious position in launching a set of ‘Brief Programs in Girls’s Well being’ for well being professionals, a program that he now coordinates. Dr Oliveira’s academic excellence, and his impression on scholar studying and engagement, earned him the 2022 College of Scientific Science Quotation for Excellent Contributions to Instructing and Studying. The primary in his household to finish an undergraduate diploma after which a Masters and PhD, he now works in the direction of growing expertise, attributes, and attitudes together with his learners to enhance society’s well being and well-being, in addition to maternal and neonatal well being.
Each day, greater than 800 ladies die from preventable causes associated to being pregnant and childbirth. Though appreciable progress has been made in lowering neonatal mortality within the final 30 years, there may be far more to be performed. Since becoming a member of Monash College, Dr Oliveira’s focus has been on growing, evaluating and translating proof, and making use of it into progressive studying and educating practices to learn each undergraduate and postgraduate college students, and well being professionals. His educating is guided by offering an empathetic and type setting that focuses on particular person studying wants, to stimulate, encourage and encourage college students.
“Working carefully with senior clinicians and researchers has supplied me with experiences that formed who I’m and instigated my ardour for high-quality, genuine, and impactful educating. My educating is guided by an empathetic and type setting specializing in particular person studying wants. With my academic design expertise, I develop curriculum actions that stimulate, encourage, and encourage college students.” (Dr Oliveira)
When the Covid-19 pandemic hit at the start of 2020, (and the campus being located in Melbourne, Victoria, the place residents endured 267 days throughout six lockdowns in lower than 2 years,) all of a sudden every thing within the educational educating area modified. Inside weeks, Dr Oliveira redesigned the course curriculum to a completely on-line format whereas nonetheless managing to retain participating, genuine, and accessible academic alternatives, with the pliability to make sure college students weren’t deprived by remoteness or inaccessibility.
Dr Oliveira additionally coordinates a suite of quick programs in Girls’s Well being for healthcare staff. Though on-line skilled training will not be new, the COVID-19 pandemic actually sped-up its implementation and provided educators like Dr Oliveira a singular alternative to re-imagine how quick programs may very well be delivered. His adjustments included shorter talks, extra interactive periods and even on-line polls throughout stay shows. The Royal Australian and New Zealand Faculty of Obstetricians and Gynaecologists (RAZNCOG) endorsed one in every of his programs (the ‘Fundamentals in Obstetric Care’) as one in every of solely a only a few studying alternatives out there to prevocational docs on this discipline. This program is putting the Division of O&G on the worldwide academic map by way of continued skilled growth on this discipline, with many registrants from abroad.
Dr Filippe Oliveira’s ardour for educating mixed with kindness and enthusiasm, conjures up and motivates college students to be taught. His work has acquired reward from the medical trade, in addition to from his educational friends and college students alike, and helps to create the ‘maternal and fetal well being champions’ of the long run.
“My work has acquired reward from trade, educational friends and college students and combines my ardour for the matters with kindness and enthusiasm, inspiring and motivating college students to be taught and turn into well-prepared well being professionals and ‘maternal and fetal well being champions.”
About Monash College
Monash College is Australia’s largest college with greater than 80,000 college students. Within the 60 years since its basis, it has developed a fame for world-leading high-impact analysis, high quality educating, and provoking innovation.
With 4 campuses in Australia and a presence in Malaysia, China, India, Indonesia and Italy, it is likely one of the most internationalised Australian universities.
As a number one worldwide medical analysis college with the biggest medical college in Australia and integration with main Australian educating hospitals, we constantly rank within the high 50 universities worldwide for medical, pre-clinical and well being sciences.