Courses & Events

Listings and reviews of expedition medicine courses, wilderness medicine courses, mountain medicine courses, travel medicine courses and tropical medicine courses.

Please note that these dates are supplied by the course providers, so details may be subject to change without our knowing. We do not provide courses ourselves, nor are we responsible for the contents of external sites or courses.

January 2018

11 – 12 / Faculty of Pre-Hospital Care (RCSEd) / Scientific Conference – Winter Meeting (Edinburgh, UK)

February 2018

24 – 25 / KCL Wilderness Medicine Society / Conflict and Catastrophe Medicine (Guy’s Campus, KCL, London)

March 2018

4 – 10 / WEM / Polar Medicine (Norway)

9 – 20 / Wild Med Adventures / Ski CME (Austria and Rome)

17 – 18 / WEM / Prehospital Trauma Care (Bristol)

19 – 22 / WEM / Expedition and Wilderness Medicine (Keswick)

April 2018

6 – 13 / Wild Med Adventures / Tropical Medicine and Wellness Retreat (Costa Rica)

22 – 9 May / WEM / Mountain Medicine (Nepal)

May 2018

5 – 6 / WEM / Prehospital Trauma Care (London)

7 – 10 / WEM / Ocean Medicine (Plymouth)

14 – 17 / WEM / Expedition and Wilderness Medicine (PYB, Wales)

June 2018

2 – 9 / Cycling CME / Cycling CME Road Bike (Cortona, Italy)

4 – 15 / Queen Elizabeth Central Hospital / Tropical Medicine in Practice (Blantyre, Malawi)

9-10 / BMMS & BMC / First Aid and Mountain Medicine Course for Laypersons (Peak District)

11-12 / BMMS / Summer DMM Advanced Course (Peak District)

13 / BMMS / British Mountain Medicine Society Launch (Peak District)

July 2018

22 – 27 / WEM / Polar Medicine (New Zealand)

August 2018

19 – 1 Sep / Wild Med Adventures / Mountain Medicine (Mongolia)

September 2018

9 – 20 / Wild Medix / Mount Kenya Mountain Medicine Expedition (Kenya)

14 / GASOC / Global Surgery Beyond the Operating Theatre Conference (Oxford)

14 – 17 / Wild Med Adventures / Advanced Wilderness Life Support (Adirondack Mountains)

15 – 16 / WEM / Prehospital Trauma Care (Bristol)

23 – 28 / Wild Med Adventures / Fly Fishing CME (Montana)

October 2018

1 – 5 / WEM / Expedition and Wilderness Medicine (Slovenia)

6 / RCN / Flight Nursing Workshop 2018 (London)

10 – 13 / Cycling CME / Cycling CME Mountain Bike (Grand Junction, CO, USA)

21 – 25 / Wild Med Adventures / NY Fishing CME (New York State)

12-14 / SWMUK / Student Wilderness Medicine UK Conference (North Wales)

29 – 1 Nov / WEM / Expedition and Wilderness Medicine (Dorset)

November 2018

5 – 9 / Wild Med Adventures / Pheasant Hunt CME (South Dakota)

5 – 11 / WEM / Jungle Medicine (Costa Rica)

25 – 27 / WEM / International World Extreme Medicine Expo (Edinburgh, UK)

27 – 8 Dec / Lindblad & Nat Geo / Anaesthesia at the Extreme (Antarctica)

December 2018

3 – 9 / WEM / Conservation Medicine (Namibia)

9 – 14 / WEM / Desert Medicine (Oman)

January 2019

6 – 11 / Wild Med Adventures / Duck Hunting CME (Arkensas)

20 – 3 Feb / Wild Med Adventures / Kilimanjaro Climb and Safari (CME)

21 – 25 / Wilderness Medical Training / Expedition Medicine (Chamonix)

February 2019

3 – 7 / Wilderness Medical Training / Mountain Medicine on Skis (Chamonix)

8 – 16 / Wild Med Adventures / Ski CME (Austria)

March 2019

3 – 7 / Wilderness Medical Training / Mountain Medicine on Skis (Chamonix)

13 – 23 / Wild Med Adventures / Advanced Wilderness Life Support (Guatemala)

April 2019

6 – 13 / Wild Med Adventures / Tropical Medicine and Wellness Retreat (Costa Rica)

May 2019

4 – 11 / Wild Med Adventures / LiveAboard CME Adventure (Bahamas)

June 2019

17 – 21 / Wilderness Medical Training / Expedition Medicine and Field Skills (Chamonix)

July 2019

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December 2019

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Participant Experiences

Accounts of courses written by participants.

WEM Polar Medicine Course – Chris Imray

Diploma in Mountain Medicine Advanced Ski Course, Meribel, French Alps – Rhi Thomas and Chris Imray

Expedition and Wilderness Medicine Course, Blue Mountains, Australia – Matt Cheaveau

Tropical Medicine in Practice, Blantyre, Malawi – John Cameron

Prehospital Emergency Care Course (PHECC), BASICS – Laura Nicol

Diploma in Tropical Medicine & Hygiene (part-time) University of Glasgow – Mike Barrett and Hannah Evans

Expedition and Wilderness Medicine Course, Blue Mountains, Australia – Orla Kenny

Wilderness Medical Training Morocco Mountain Medicine Expedition – Laura Irwin and Reza Noori

Wilderness Medical Training Expedition Medicine in Chamonix (Winter) – Vicki Ormerod

Medex Diploma in Mountain Medicine – Sav Wijesingha

LSHTM Online Travel Medicine Course – Ellie Heath

Expedition & Wilderness Medicine Ltd. Nepal Mountain Medicine Course – Tom Buckman