Category: News & Features

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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International Photography Competition 2022 – People’s Choice Award

International Photography Competition 2022 – People’s Choice Award

We are proud to present our shortlist of finalists from our International Photography Competition with EcoMedics.

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The Doctor-AI Relationship: Medicine in a Digital World

The Doctor-AI Relationship: Medicine in a Digital World

Dr Isabel Straw gives us a fascinating insight into the world of medical AI, including some of its ethical dilemmas, as well as her incredible career so far.

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International Photography Competition 2022 – Sustainable Adventure Award

International Photography Competition 2022 – Sustainable Adventure Award

International Photography Competition 2022 – Sustainable Adventure Award

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The Climate Crisis is also a Health Crisis

The Climate Crisis is also a Health Crisis

The climate crisis is also a health crisis. Sustainability has become a buzz word but what are the goals and realistic suggestions for reaching them?

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Conference workshops with the crags in Holyrood Park behind. Image credit: Alice Dullehan

World Extreme Medicine Conference Review 2021: A New World Awaits

It boasts an impressive array of speakers, a schedule packed full of talks to inspire, and diverse workshops that’ll equip you with new skills. It’s sure to appeal to anybody with an interest in practising adventurous medicine, be that expedition work, humanitarian medicine, military or disaster relief. Here’s our review of the 2021 event.

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