It is with great pleasure we share with you the news that WEM (formerly Expedition & Wilderness Medicine) co-founder Dr Sean Hudson was awarded a MBE in the summer honours by Her Majesty the Queen
‘Member of the Order of the British Empire Dr Sean Hudson Co-founder, Expedition and Wilderness Medicine and Medical Lead, UKMed, Cumbria. For services to Providing Medical Aid and Education’..
WEM has long striven to provide the highest benchmarks in the delivery of Expedition Medicine and Remote Medical Care and we honoured that this has been acknowledged in such a prestigious manner.
World Extreme Medicine, formerly ‘Expedition and Wilderness Medicine’, is the world’s leading provider of expedition, wilderness and remote medicine training courses for medical professionals as well as an International Diploma in Expedition Medicine and a gold-standard MSc program in Extreme Medicine.
WEM was born out of expeditions over 25 years ago, and whilst we have changed and grown, we continue to lead the way in outstanding and inspirational expedition medicine training. Alongside exciting training, we also offer extensive consultancy and medical support for projects across the globe.
Our Expedition Medicine courses provide medical professionals with the expert knowledge and practical skills needed to become a valuable member of an expedition or remote medical team. Courses range from our ‘Core’ modules, which teach a wide range of extreme medicine topics with essential skills workshops, to our ‘Specialised’ courses which offer an immersive environment specific learning experience based in incredible locations across the world. See the full range here…
All of our courses are open to doctors, nurses, paramedics and other medical professionals providing medical cover in remote or austere environments. Students and non-medics are encouraged to discuss any training needs directly with the office team.
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