Aviation and Space Medicine has just been recognised by the GMC as a specialty in its own right. So we spoke to Sqn Ldr Bonnie Posselt, the UK’s new Aviation and Space Medicine Trainee about how she got there and what’s involved.
Details of the 2017 Red Bull X-Alps race are now live. The eighth edition of the race will start on 2 July 2017, with the athletes racing 1000km by foot and paraglider from Salzburg to Monaco.
surfing, just not as you know it
EMT Jamie Pattison on winning the Berghaus Iceman, reaching his physical and emotional limits in the world’s toughest Arctic ski race.
Sophie Saul, 2015 Elective Competition runner up, on her elective at NASA’s Johnson Space Center in Houston, Texas.
Thinking of splashing out on some learning? Read Adventure Medic Editor Matt’s Guide to Choosing an Expedition Medicine Course in this week’s BMJ Careers.