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Medic needed for last minute Nepal charity trek

Doctor needed for last minute Everest Base Camp vacancy

The role is to provide medical care for our participants and staff, as well as assisting with other aspects of the expedition.  Wilderness Medicine Training and previous high altitude experience is preferable but not essential. The dates are below and indicate the Everest Base Camp Trek - Nepaldeparture and return date to and from London Heathrow.

Further detailed event information will be supplied once your place is confirmed.

Everest Base Camp…  18th October – 4th November 2012

If you are available to join the Action Challenge team please send your CV to tariq@actionchallenge.com or call us on 0207 609 6695.

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Mountain Medicine in Nepal with Everest ER founder Dr Luanne Freer

We have a couple of last minute discounted places on our upcoming Mountain Medicine Course in Nepal headed up by Dr Luanne Freer of Everest ER and Dr Martin Rhodes. Contact admin@expeditionmedicine.co.uk  if you are interested and have the time free!!mountain medicine nepal

Some of the detail…

The ultimate mountain medicine course, the path of which follows the Everest Base Camp Trail up the Khumbu valley to base camp itself, situated in the shadow of the worlds most iconic peak.

Many of you know Dr Luanne Freer as the founder and director of EverestER, and a volunteer physician for the non profit Himalayan Rescue Association (HRA) in Nepal. Founded in 2003 EverestER is the world highest clinic a seasonal tent-based medical facility at the Everest Base Camp (17,600 ft/5350m).

Luanne, who is also a past president of the Wilderness Medical Society and Medical Director for Yellowstone National Park, aims to pass on the learning’s from her years of providing medical cover at this altitude through this mountain medicine course, and also hopes to transfer her passion for the Khumbu valley and Nepal in general

 

‘The Mountain Medicine course was one of the most amazing experiences of my life lead by a world class exped team. Really grateful for the opportunity to attend the course’

Find out more about the Nepal Mountain Medicine Course here

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Nepal Mountain Medicine with Dr Luanne Freer

Details on next year’s Mountain Medicine course trekking to Everest Base Camp with the founder of EverestER, Dr Luanne Freer.

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Upcoming Courses: Mountain Medicine in Nepal, Extreme Medicine Conference London 2012 and Dive & Marine Medicine on the Great Barrier Reef

Mountain Medicine Course in Nepal New dates for our Mountain Medicine Course in Nepal with Dr Luanne Freer, founder of EverestER.14th April 2012 to 1st May 2012.Join Dr Freer, Dr Martin ‘Doc Martin’ Rhodes (CMO for the TV production ‘Poles Apart’and Antarctic Logistics & Expeditions), and Dr John Apps (MO at Union Glacier in Antarctica) for an amazing trek combining adventure and learning as you make your way up to Dr Freer’s seasonal home at the world’s highest medical clinic at Everest Base Camp.

‘Mountain medicine course was one of the most amazing experiences of my life lead by a world class exped team. Really grateful for the opportunity to attend the course’

The CME accredited Mountain Medicine Course will draw on the impressive experience of these three specialists to deliver a didactic learning experience in one of world’s most stunning classrooms.

If you can’t travel to Nepal why not join us at Extreme Medicine Conference at the Royal Society of Medicine? We have just made the speakers’ page live and it’s a pretty impressive array – but don’t take our word for it, visit the website to see for yourself.

New course launch Australia A 6 day medical training course based on Australia’s world renowned Great Barrier Reef. This course aims to give participants an understanding of conditions likely to occur whilst working as a doctor on a diving or marine based expedition and is led by world marine environment expert Dr Mark Read.

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International World Extreme Medicine Conference & EXPO

Expedition & Wilderness Medicine would like to introduce a major new International World Extreme Medicine Conference and EXPO series starting in 2012. Find out more >>

 

CLICK TO VIEW THE EXPEDITION & WILDERNESS MEDICINE COURSES

Quote ‘Expedition Medicine’ to receive very special RSM membership discounts.

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