Central Hall Westminster, London, UK 26 - 29 October 2015
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Welcome to International World Extreme Medicine Conference & Expo

Now in its fourth year, the World Extreme Medicine conference challenges thinking, builds bridges and shares new and more effective approaches to medical practice in the world’s most remote and austere locations.

The conference focuses on four related medical fields: Pre-Hospital, Disaster & Humanitarian, Expedition, and Extreme Medicine. Together, our programme of fascinating talks from world-renowned experts in their field – from Arctic explorers to vascular surgeons, remote medics to NASA personnel – and practical sessions on innovations and field-proven techniques and ‘hacks’, will inspire you and enhance your skills, helping you to become a more effective and highly valued practitioner of remote medicine.

We look forward to seeing you in October.

Mark Hannaford Mark Hannaford, Conference Founder
David Weil David Weil, Conference Co Founder
Sean Hudson Dr Sean Hudson FAWM, Content Director
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New this year...
Content

New this year are presentations on nanotechnology, remote diagnosis tools, extreme physiology and endurance sports medicine. We will also be considering the impact of climate change on global health, and of conflict on civilians.

Innovation

A development unique to World Extreme Medicine Conference & Expo, and sure to stimulate debate, is the Innovation Platform, which sees ambitious young medics pitch their research ideas to an expert panel in a bid to gain funding. Read More >

Featuring: MMBangor Medecins Sans Frontieres Society for Experimental Biology NASA University Hospitals Coventry Warwick European Space Agency GOAL Concordia Expedition Medicine University of Exeter
In support of:
Mark Hannaford

Proudly supporting War Child as our conference charity of choice for 2015.

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