With the increased awareness of global burdens such as humanitarian crises and sudden onset disasters, more than ever there is a need to be delivering healthcare in highly complex and demanding situations.
Modules include, but not limited to; Expedition & Wilderness Medicine, Alpine Medicine (Slovenia), Mountain Medicine (Nepal), Jungle Medicine (Costa Rica), Polar Medicine (Norway), Desert Medicine (Oman), Trauma Medicine, Dive Medicine (Aquarius Reef Base), Ocean Medicine (Plymouth), Human Factors (Dartmoor).
Modular Pathway allowing you to follow you interests • Full Time & Part Time options •Open to Senior Intercalated Medical Students •Residential and distance learning means that you do not need to resident in Exeter.
Coming soon. New modules in Paediatric Trauma, Marine Survival (with RNLI), leading to specialised International Diploma’s in Expedition Medicine, Humanitarian Medicine and others.
The course is open to a wide range of medical disciplines and past students have included: •Paramedics •Medics •Nurses •Medical scientists •Allied healthcare •Military medics •Midwives •Physiotherapists •Intercalated Medical Students in years 4 & 5
This is a course that could quite literally change your life. Medicine at its best, crossing geographical and professional boundaries.
“I have never been to such an inspirational meeting! The people there where unbelievable!”
“The most inspiring time in my 40 years of nursing”
“I’ve never felt more inspired to be studying medicine”
Now in its ninth year, the World Extreme Medicine Conference is a platform for inspiring medical minds to meet, share experiences and promote cross-disciplinary working. We’re dedicated to sharing and spreading best practice for the world’s medical professionals, willing to risk themselves to help others.