Category: News & Features

Happy Holidays

Happy Holidays

Wishing all of our readers across the globe a wonderful holiday season with family, friends and colleagues. Wherever you are we hope you have some time away from the hospital/practice for adventures large or small. A review of 2022.

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The European Society of Extreme Environment Medicine (ESEEM)

The European Society of Extreme Environment Medicine (ESEEM)

The European Society of Extreme Environment Medicine is a new, free, informal society for students and professionals with an interest in this field. It was created to promote the sharing of ideas and resources for anyone with a passion in one or more of 5 medical subgroups: space, dive, mountain, humanitarian and expedition.

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Evidence explorer: Updates and news from the academic community, Autumn 2023

Evidence explorer: Updates and news from the academic community, Autumn 2023

A summary of some of the most pertinent publications in expedition medicine and global heath from Autumn 2022

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Seeking adventurous medics to join the team; Adventure Medic are recruiting!

Seeking adventurous medics to join the team; Adventure Medic are recruiting!

Passionate about adventure as part of your medical career? Intrigued and excited to spread the word about colleagues’ adventures with medicine? Keen to support the growth and development of a world-renowned resource? Read on to find out how you can join our expanding AM team….

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Gathering outside McEwan Hall

Critical Mass: The Cycling Revolution

Engineer Daniel Abrahams talks about the motivations behind, and intended benefits of, campaigning for better cycling infrastructure on our streets. He has co-founded the Edinburgh version of Critical Mass, which strives to improve cycle-safety on our streets through a pre-figurative approach: create a monthly cycling paradise and show people the benefits.

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GECCo Conference 2022 – Weaving Global Health into the ED: Partners, mentors and fellowships

GECCo Conference 2022 – Weaving Global Health into the ED: Partners, mentors and fellowships

Adventure Medic reviews GECCo’s June event, ‘Weaving Global Health into the ED: Partners, mentors and fellows’. GECCo brought together a dynamic gathering of clinicians whose interests and experience run of the spectrum of emergency medicine of global health. The event explored current career development opportunities within the field, the most pressing issues facing global emergency practitioners today and created fertile ground for cross-sector collaboration.

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Evidence explorer: Updates and news from the academic community

Evidence explorer: Updates and news from the academic community

Perhaps you need some inspiration for a journal club? Not sure which journals in expedition medicine have the highest impact factor? Fancy some interesting reading other than the back of the cereal packet over breakfast? Then look no further for a quick, one-stop resource to tap into to what we here at Adventure Medic think have been some of the most relevant articles published over the last quarter.

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Inspiring team members on podcasts

Inspiring team members on podcasts

Meet some of the inspiring team members on their latest podcasts. Think expeditions, years abroad, pioneering courses, global health ventures, professional degrees and research, private sector opportunities and ideas for how to make the most of your career. 

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Adventure Medic is looking for a Webmaster

Adventure Medic is looking for a Webmaster

Interested in joining the team? Adventure Medic is looking for a new Webmaster to join its team of engaged and enthusiastic volunteers.

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Teaching dentist in Nepal intraoral suturing. A skill that would reduce the need for patients to travel.

Winners of the Sustainable Adventure International Photography Award 2022

Winners of the Sustainable Adventure International Photography Award

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