Extreme Medicine 2013

We hope that you enjoyed our inaugural conference in the US as much as we did! What an amazing week topped off by the Red Sox winning the World Series (some of us might have questioned how it can be a world series when there aren’t any international teams but that’s just us!!)

Below you will find a link to an online survey where you can feed back to, we would really appreciate it if you could take the time to let know your views and its essential if you want to claim CME and FAWM points for the conference and pre conference workshop


Extreme Medicine ’14

26-29 October 2014

Next years location is still a bit up in the air …London … Abu Dhabi … London but the dates are confirmed so make sure your free!

Details for be confirmed by December 2013
We have a new website address, please make sure you bookmark it!


New Course Launch

Remote Medicine and Glacier Safety Skills led by Dr Luanne Freer 10 CME

01 September 2014 to 06 September 2014
Join us on a 6 day CME accredited Wilderness Medicine and Glacier Safety Skills course set in stunning southern Iceland led by Dr Luanne Freer.

Dr Freer is the Medical Director of Yellowstone National Park, ex President of the Wilderness Medical Society and subject of the documentary ‘Everest ER’ which features her work running the field hospital at Everest Base Camp

Our charities

If you would like to stay in contact with Child in Hand, Extreme Medicine’s 2013 charity partner. Everest ER, beneficiary of income from theEWM Mountain Medicine course in Nepal each year, can be found here…


What are our team up to?

Dr Paul Auerbach is leading our Antarctic Wilderness Medicine Conference aboard the National Geographic Explorer in 2014 and we invite you to join him on what promises to be an amazing experience.

If you are free in couple of weeks to travel to Galapagos you be able to hear from the inspiring EverestER founder Dr Luanne Freer as she is leading our conference aboard the National Geographic Endeavour for a trip departing the 28 November, its last minute but if you are free read more here…  might you also be tempted by a remote medicine and glacier skills course in Iceland?? See here for more…

Dr Amy Hughes EWM’s medical director is in the Philippines leading the UK’s national response to the tragedy unfolding there and also our next Expedition Medicine course in England.

Conference Book Deal

Paul Auerbachs iconic book ‘Wilderness Medicine’ is offered to you at a conference only discount just use this code at your point of purchase from. Elsevier at the website here…

‘Quickly and decisively manage any medical encountered in the great outdoors! Proven, practical guidance for effectively diagnosing and treating the full range of emergencies and health encountered in the wilderness makes this an indispensable resource for rescuers, first responders,and treating physicians!’

Use promotional code DM53394 to SAVE 10% on this title at us.elsevierhealth.com

Please let us know how we did and complete to claim you CME points…


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