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The development of adolescent medicine education is one of the mandates of HUG's cross-disciplinary adolescent and young adult program, and has been a priority in the unit since its creation. Senior physicians are actively involved in teaching, locally, nationally and internationally. They are regularly invited to lectures and conferences (FR).
Adolescent medicine is a recognized specialty within family practice, gynecology and pediatrics in the USA, Canada and Australia. In Europe, this discipline is taught in a variety of ways. The Euteach networkthat the Youth Health Consultation is a part of, plays an active role as an innovator in the development of adolescent medicine education in Europe.
The unit carries out its teaching activities thanks to:
Teaching in adolescent medicine and general medicine or pediatrics takes place at the University of Geneva, as part of pre-graduate education (FR), postgraduate education (FR) and continuing education (FR).