• Photography Competition 2014

    Photography Competition 2014

    The Institute of Remote Healthcare has teamed up with Adventure Medic, MDD and Student Wilderness Medicine UK (SWMUK) for the 2014 Photography Contest. Some great prizes on offer. Deadline 21 October 2014.

  • Vintage Cars meet Medicine: from Peking to Paris

    Vintage Cars meet Medicine: from Peking to Paris

    Want to be inspired to do something a little different? Dr Andrew Buckley reminisces about his time as a medic on an epic vintage car rally from Beijing to Paris.

  • Wings of Kilimanjaro

    Wings of Kilimanjaro

    One hundred paraglider pilots, 660 porters, one 5895m mountain and three doctors. Adventure Medic Editor Matt Wilkes tells the epic story of Wings of Kilimanjaro: the record-breaking attempt to fly from the summit of Kilimanjaro to Moshi. Read on for a tale of friendship, altitude, hunger, thwarted ambition and one crazy Nepali.

  • Hypoxia and Cold – From Science to Treatment

    Hypoxia and Cold – From Science to Treatment

    Dr David Hillebrandt and Adventure Medic Student Rep Naomi Dodds report back on the Tenth World Congress on High Altitude Medicine and Physiology and Mountain Emergency Medicine, held in Bolzano, Italy in May this year.

  • Emergency Medicine in the heart of Zululand

    Emergency Medicine in the heart of Zululand

    After completing FY2 in London, John Hickman set off to work in Emergency Medicine in the beautiful KwaZulu-Natal province, South Africa. He recounts his incredible experiences for Adventure Medic.

  • Jon Dallimore Q&A

    Jon Dallimore Q&A

    We chat to Jon Dallimore, Editor of the Oxford Handbook of Expedition and Wilderness Medicine and International Mountain Leader about the ups and downs of a very enviable career.

  • Bubbles in the Wilderness: All About FOAM

    Bubbles in the Wilderness: All About FOAM

    Highlighting an impressive cosmos of online resources for the adventure medic, Dr Tash Pirie-Burley gives us her lively insight into the world of Free Open Access Medical Education (FOAM).

  • Andrew Buckley: Peking to Paris

    Andrew Buckley: Peking to Paris

    Andrew Buckley documents his time as the doctor for the 2013 Peking to Paris vintage car race with beautiful photos from the daunting 13,000km rally route.

  • Extreme Medicine Videocast 2: Everest ER

    Extreme Medicine Videocast 2: Everest ER

    In their first ‘Extreme Medicine’ video podcast, Yash and Jan take us back to Everest Base Camp where they chat to the Spring 2014 season Everest ER doctors about the challenges of medicine at remote high altitude.

  • An Interview with Luanne Freer: Everest Doctor

    An Interview with Luanne Freer: Everest Doctor

    In 2003, American ER doctor Luanne Freer, founded the world’s highest medical facility at 5345m: ‘Everest ER’. Adventure Medic Staff Writer Hannah Evans caught up for an interview.

  • Extreme Medicine Videocasts: Introduction

    Extreme Medicine Videocasts: Introduction

    Adventure Medic is delighted to introduce Dr Yashvi Wimalasena and Dr Jan Trojanowski and their ‘Extreme Medicine’ video podcasts. Together, over the next few months, we will be taking you all over the world, from mile-high medicine aboard a 747, to the poles and up into space through a series of educational video podcasts on all things extreme medicine.