Conference programme

The conference programme for the conference on Wilderness and Expedition Medicine has been finalised. Conference brochures are available on request – contact details on the registration form. The conference promises a fascinating insight into how health professionals adjust to the challenges of a wilderness environment. Registration is open to qualified and students of all health care professions.


09:30 Registration  
10:00 Welcome to the Rural Clinical School A/Prof Bronwyn Peirce
10:10 Plenary lecture: Cold injury in high altitudes & latitudes A/Prof Chris Currie
10:50 Morning tea & photography display Sponsor: MSD
11:15 Trauma in remote places Prof Ian Rogers
12:00 Problem-solving panel Chair: Dr Ronan Murray
12:30 Lunch & photography display  
13:15 Sacred footsteps: trekking the Kokoda Trail Dr Ronan Murray
13:45 Maldives: in the wake of the tsunami Dr Andrew Robertson
14:15 Madagascar medical expeditions Dr Martin Reeve
14:45 Afternoon tea Sponsor: Sanofi Pasteur
15:00 Malaysia: bad day at the office Dr Tim Inglis
15:25 Antarctic medicine Dr Val Lishman
15:55 Awards presentation Dr Tim Inglis
16:00 Close  

You can find a new version of the registration form here, or download it directly from this website: Registration Form


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