Students Podiatry, Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy cater to pilgrims in Ponferrada

Students at the University Miguel Hernández (UMH), serving those in need in some of hostels in the city

03/06/2016 13:00
Agreement signed

Agreement signed

Ponferrada becomes the third city of Leon to sign an agreement with the University Miguel Hernández (UMH) for students of the training center, located in Elche, help with chores to attend to the thousands of pilgrims on the Camino de Santiago expected passing through the town this summer. Students Podiatry, Occupational Therapy and Physiotherapy, attend to those who need it in some hostels in the town.

Previously they had already signed the Astorga and Villadangos del Páramo agreement.This agreement has been made official recently with the signatures of the Vice President for Institutional Relations of the UMH, María Teresa Pérez Vázquez, and the mayor of Ponferrada, Gloria Fernandez Merayo. Through this collaboration, very beneficial for pilgrims, the students will develop research projects and term papers grade. UMH will select students assume transport them and pay 50% of their support, in addition to providing teachers who supervise the work of students and the necessary medical supplies.


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Pepe AM
Pepe AM 03/06/16 17:51:42
Si, buena iniciativa para que los estudiantes tengan experiencia práctica, teniendo en cuenta que habrá profesores supervisando las curas.
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Pedro Gómez
Pedro Gómez 03/06/16 17:31:12
Para los caminantes que lleven mucho tiempo en el camino les vendrá de perlas.
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David Romero
David Romero 03/06/2016 18:10:02
Los pies sufren mucho en estas caminatas, seguro que esta parada les sienta genial.
ArnauRG 03/06/16 14:31:05
Gran noticia, además de realizar un bien para todos los caminantes, les ayudará en sus proyectos, así que genial !
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