British Exploring is another great organisiation to check out with medic roles currently available for expedition to the Amazon, Himalayas, Yukon and Iceland.
In the news..
A 25-year-old student has just come up with a way to fight drug-resistant superbugs without antibiotics.
Cheap and easy to make into any shape, “hyper elastic bone” could repair any kind of bone, from fractures to facial reconstruction. New Scientist.
Travellers warned of fatal tick-borne disease in Western Europe. New Scientist.
Survival secret of ‘Earth’s hardiest animal’ revealed. A gene that scientists identified in these strange, aquatic creatures – called tardigrades – helps them survive boiling, freezing and radiation. BBC Science
WEM & MSF veteran, Dr Natalie Roberts writes in the Hippocratic Post about her experiences following a non traditional career..
David will be joined by BBC Newsnight reporter John Sweeney, with whom he recently reported on conditions inside of Aleppo, and also, we hope, by barrister Toby Cadman, International law specialist in the field of war crimes, human rights, terrorism and extradition.