Studying at the University of Verona

Here you can find information on the organisational aspects of the Programme, lecture timetables, learning activities and useful contact details for your time at the University, from enrolment to graduation.

Academic calendar

The academic calendar shows the deadlines and scheduled events that are relevant to students, teaching and technical-administrative staff of the University. Public holidays and University closures are also indicated. The academic year normally begins on 1 October each year and ends on 30 September of the following year.

Academic calendar

Course calendar

The Academic Calendar sets out the degree programme lecture and exam timetables, as well as the relevant university closure dates..

For the year 2021/2022 No calendar yet available

Exam calendar

Exam dates and rounds are managed by the relevant Medicine Teaching and Student Services Unit.
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Academic staff


Ambrosi Elisa +039 0458027288

Bombieri Rosi

Brugnolli Anna +039 0461 903091

Canzan Federica 0458027253- 7288

Carfagna Marina

Cutolo Raffaele

Di Giulio Paola 011/5705824

Donisi Valeria +39 045 812 6414

Franchi Massimo Piergiuseppe +39 045 812 2720

Friso Simonetta +39 045 812 6369

Giacopuzzi Simone +39 045 812 7510

Gosetti Giorgio 045.8028650

Landi Stefano 045 802 8168

Laquintana Dario 0255033107

Marchetti Pierpaolo +039 0458027629

Marognolli Oliva 045 802 7246

Mattei Alberto

Mortari Luigina 045 802 8652

Palese Alvisa

Pedrotti Daniel 0461904893

Pilotto Sara +390458128124

Poli Albino 045 8027658

Randon Giulia 0444/754305

Saiani Luisa 045 8027253

Salmaso Daniele

Sartori Riccardo +39 045 802 8140

Schweiger Vittorio +39 045 812 4311

Stanzani Sandro +39 0458028649

Vincenzi Silvia 045 802 7253

Vivori Cinzia

Zamboni Mauro +39 045 812 2537

Zanolin Maria Elisabetta +39 045 802 7654

Study Plan

The Study Plan includes all modules, teaching and learning activities that each student will need to undertake during their time at the University. Please select your Study Plan based on your enrolment year.

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TAF (Type of Educational Activity) All courses and activities are classified into different types of educational activities, indicated by a letter.

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Teaching code




The teaching is organized as follows:

Assistenza basata su prove di efficacia




Lm Sio VR 1A 2S (Coorte 2021)

Academic staff

Elisa Ambrosi

Strumenti per la gestione di database in ambito di ricerca




Lm Sio VR 1A 2S (Coorte 2021)

Academic staff

Pierpaolo Marchetti

Linee guida e sicurezza delle cure




Lm Sio VR 1A 2S (Coorte 2021)

Academic staff

Anna Brugnolli

Learning outcomes

The teaching aims to provide the methods and skills for evidence based practice through the development of the following abilities: to transform a clinical issue into one or more research questions that may be searched in the literature, to enhance decision making skills in order to be able to choose interventions according to the appropriate clinical guidelines, patient preferences, clinical condition and context. GUIDELINES AND SAFETY OF CARE (MODULO LINEE GUIDA E SICUREZZA DELLE CURE). Learning outcomes: students at the end of the course will acquire the skills to critically evaluate the validity and applicability of nursing and midwifery's guidelines. They will also be able to transfer research results into the daily clinical practice. EFFICACY BASED NURSING CARE (MODULO ASSISTENZA INFERMIERISTICA BASATA SU PROVE DI EFFICACIA) Learning outcomes: Students will understand the history of the evidence-based pratice model and its implications for the nursing and midwifery decision making process; they will be able to transform a clinical issue into one or more research questions that may be searched in the scientific literature; they will be able to find and consult the main scientific databases, to apply a search strategy for the relevant bibliography, to critically evaluate quality and applicability of secondary sources like systematic reviews, Critical Appraisal Topics, healh technology assessment; to deepen their knowledge and apply strategies to promote evidence based practice in nursing and midwifery care. TOOLS FOR DATABASE MANAGEMENT IN RESEARCH CONTEXTS (MODULO STRUMENTI PER LA GESTIONE DI DATABASE IN AMBITO DI RICERCA) Learning outcomes: To provide the main tools regarding data collection and processing in the context of design and implementation of clinical research studies. To acquire the skills to manage and process clinical research data using advanced spreadsheet functions (with particular focus on MS Excel).


Introduction to Evidence –Based Practice (EBP)
The significance of EBP in the development of nursing/midwifery science
Definition of Evidence Based Nursing (EBN)
Steps of the EBP/EBN
Clinical question formulation using the PICO format
Background and foreground questions
Searching for the best evidence
Designing and conducting the search for evidence in multiple evidence databases
Searching databases: PubMed/Medline, CINAHL, PsycINFO®, Tripdatabase
Instruments of EBP: sistematic review, meta-analysis, Critical Appraisal Topic, Health Technology Assessment Facilitating evidence-based practice in nursing and midwifery
Overview of the guideline development process from question formulation to recommendation development.
Methods to facilitate the introduction of guidelines in practice: dissemination and implementation
Evidence that guideline based care can change clinical practice and patient outcomes
Using guidelines for making decisions
Definition of data, information, knowledge. Processing of data to obtain information. Application programs for data collection, management, processing and representation.
Spreadsheets: Excel and Open Source suites (Libre Office, Open Office). Data entry, mathematical, logical, text manipulation functions, the main statistical functions with examples of use. The representation of data in graphs. Tutorial with Excel / Libre Office Spreadsheet.
The relational databases (outline): structure, conceptual and physical schemes, the SQL language for managing DBs, examples with an individual productivity database (MS Access or Libre Office Base).

Examination Methods

The objective of this exam is to evaluate the knowledge acquired by the student and particularly his/her ability to apply it in a proficient way.

The exam shall include different levels:

- written examination with multiple choice and open questions to assess students' understanding of the EBP and research concepts covered in the course and their ability to apply critical appraisal skills to the assessment and interpretation of clinical evidence

-oral examination with questions on the theory explained in class and requests of practical use of the applications seen in class.

The grade is awarded on a scale from one to thirty. The exam is passed with a grade greater than or equal to 18/30, the maximum attainable grade is 30/30.

The attribution of honours will be considered in case the student demonstrates high levels of critical thinking and argumentative ability.

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There you will find information, resources and services useful during your time at the University (Student’s exam record, your study plan on ESSE3, Distance Learning courses, university email account, office forms, administrative procedures, etc.). You can log into MyUnivr with your GIA login details.



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