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  • Planning your career around your adventures
    15th November 2021
    9:45 am - 10:25 am

Planning your career around your adventures

Clare Connelly-Cottet

To become a top expedition medic we must first have experience in the field. With all the ties of a medical career, how can we get out there and do it? Well, things are changing and in this new world that awaits our careers must become more flexible.

It’s not easy, but I will explain how I juggle training in remote GP, working as an expedition medic and undertaking my own long-term expeditions including cycling the two highest international highways in the world and traversing the Himalayas on foot.

I will explain how I made my career fit around my adventure needs and how delegates can do the same. I will explain practical aspects including revalidation, OPP opportunities and also a bit about my own experience on expedition.

Venue:  

Address:
Dynamic Earth, 112 Holyrood Rd, Edinburgh, Aberdeenshire, EH8 8AS, United Kingdom

Description:

Hutton Room at Dynamic Earth

Holyrood Road, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh, Scotland’s capital city is uniquely inspirational, not only for its fabled loveliness, but also for its associations – past and present – with innovation, creativity, discovery and progress.

It was here chloroform was first used as an anaesthetic and the founder of penicillin was born. Dolly the sheep was cloned at the University of Edinburgh’s Roslin Institute. The first ‘bionic’ hand – a powered prosthetic with articulating fingers – was developed by a spin-out company from the city’s Princess Margaret Rose Hospital, and the fastest-selling video game of all time – Grand Theft Auto V, by Rockstar North was developed!

Edinburgh has great transport connections too; home to Scotland’s busiest airport which serves 188 destinations worldwide, rail links which run all over the UK, easy access from Scotland’s motorway network and public transport in the city itself is simple with a plentiful supply of buses, trams and taxis.

There’s plenty to do after dark with lots of unique venues to experience a full flavour of Scotland’s culture. We have partnered with Convention Edinburgh and all of our Extreme Medicine delegates will receive the Edinburgh Rewards Card with their conference badge, opening a door to special offers from a selection of bars, restaurants, shops and tour operators.

Our conference venue, Dynamic Earth is a 5 star visitor experience, inviting guests to take a journey through time to witness the story of planet Earth. Dynamic Earth offers synergy within a global health context which match our own sustainable, community minded focus.

Find us using a gps: Holyrood Rd, Edinburgh, EH8 8AS

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  • Planning your career around your adventures
    15th November 2021
    9:45 am - 10:25 am

Planning your career around your adventures

Clare Connelly-Cottet

To become a top expedition medic we must first have experience in the field. With all the ties of a medical career, how can we get out there and do it? Well, things are changing and in this new world that awaits our careers must become more flexible.

It’s not easy, but I will explain how I juggle training in remote GP, working as an expedition medic and undertaking my own long-term expeditions including cycling the two highest international highways in the world and traversing the Himalayas on foot.

I will explain how I made my career fit around my adventure needs and how delegates can do the same. I will explain practical aspects including revalidation, OPP opportunities and also a bit about my own experience on expedition.

Venue:  

Address:
Dynamic Earth, 112 Holyrood Rd, Edinburgh, Aberdeenshire, EH8 8AS, United Kingdom

Description:

Hutton Room at Dynamic Earth

Holyrood Road, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh, Scotland’s capital city is uniquely inspirational, not only for its fabled loveliness, but also for its associations – past and present – with innovation, creativity, discovery and progress.

It was here chloroform was first used as an anaesthetic and the founder of penicillin was born. Dolly the sheep was cloned at the University of Edinburgh’s Roslin Institute. The first ‘bionic’ hand – a powered prosthetic with articulating fingers – was developed by a spin-out company from the city’s Princess Margaret Rose Hospital, and the fastest-selling video game of all time – Grand Theft Auto V, by Rockstar North was developed!

Edinburgh has great transport connections too; home to Scotland’s busiest airport which serves 188 destinations worldwide, rail links which run all over the UK, easy access from Scotland’s motorway network and public transport in the city itself is simple with a plentiful supply of buses, trams and taxis.

There’s plenty to do after dark with lots of unique venues to experience a full flavour of Scotland’s culture. We have partnered with Convention Edinburgh and all of our Extreme Medicine delegates will receive the Edinburgh Rewards Card with their conference badge, opening a door to special offers from a selection of bars, restaurants, shops and tour operators.

Our conference venue, Dynamic Earth is a 5 star visitor experience, inviting guests to take a journey through time to witness the story of planet Earth. Dynamic Earth offers synergy within a global health context which match our own sustainable, community minded focus.

Find us using a gps: Holyrood Rd, Edinburgh, EH8 8AS

Planning your career around your adventures

Clare Connelly-Cottet

To become a top expedition medic we must first have experience in the field. With all the ties of a medical career, how can we get out there and do it? Well, things are changing and in this new world that awaits our careers must become more flexible.

It’s not easy, but I will explain how I juggle training in remote GP, working as an expedition medic and undertaking my own long-term expeditions including cycling the two highest international highways in the world and traversing the Himalayas on foot.

I will explain how I made my career fit around my adventure needs and how delegates can do the same. I will explain practical aspects including revalidation, OPP opportunities and also a bit about my own experience on expedition.

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  • Planning your career around your adventures
    15th November 2021
    9:45 am - 10:25 am

Planning your career around your adventures

Clare Connelly-Cottet

To become a top expedition medic we must first have experience in the field. With all the ties of a medical career, how can we get out there and do it? Well, things are changing and in this new world that awaits our careers must become more flexible.

It’s not easy, but I will explain how I juggle training in remote GP, working as an expedition medic and undertaking my own long-term expeditions including cycling the two highest international highways in the world and traversing the Himalayas on foot.

I will explain how I made my career fit around my adventure needs and how delegates can do the same. I will explain practical aspects including revalidation, OPP opportunities and also a bit about my own experience on expedition.

Venue:  

Address:
Dynamic Earth, 112 Holyrood Rd, Edinburgh, Aberdeenshire, EH8 8AS, United Kingdom

Description:

Hutton Room at Dynamic Earth

Holyrood Road, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh, Scotland’s capital city is uniquely inspirational, not only for its fabled loveliness, but also for its associations – past and present – with innovation, creativity, discovery and progress.

It was here chloroform was first used as an anaesthetic and the founder of penicillin was born. Dolly the sheep was cloned at the University of Edinburgh’s Roslin Institute. The first ‘bionic’ hand – a powered prosthetic with articulating fingers – was developed by a spin-out company from the city’s Princess Margaret Rose Hospital, and the fastest-selling video game of all time – Grand Theft Auto V, by Rockstar North was developed!

Edinburgh has great transport connections too; home to Scotland’s busiest airport which serves 188 destinations worldwide, rail links which run all over the UK, easy access from Scotland’s motorway network and public transport in the city itself is simple with a plentiful supply of buses, trams and taxis.

There’s plenty to do after dark with lots of unique venues to experience a full flavour of Scotland’s culture. We have partnered with Convention Edinburgh and all of our Extreme Medicine delegates will receive the Edinburgh Rewards Card with their conference badge, opening a door to special offers from a selection of bars, restaurants, shops and tour operators.

Our conference venue, Dynamic Earth is a 5 star visitor experience, inviting guests to take a journey through time to witness the story of planet Earth. Dynamic Earth offers synergy within a global health context which match our own sustainable, community minded focus.

Find us using a gps: Holyrood Rd, Edinburgh, EH8 8AS

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  • Planning your career around your adventures
    15th November 2021
    9:45 am - 10:25 am

Planning your career around your adventures

Clare Connelly-Cottet

To become a top expedition medic we must first have experience in the field. With all the ties of a medical career, how can we get out there and do it? Well, things are changing and in this new world that awaits our careers must become more flexible.

It’s not easy, but I will explain how I juggle training in remote GP, working as an expedition medic and undertaking my own long-term expeditions including cycling the two highest international highways in the world and traversing the Himalayas on foot.

I will explain how I made my career fit around my adventure needs and how delegates can do the same. I will explain practical aspects including revalidation, OPP opportunities and also a bit about my own experience on expedition.

Venue:  

Address:
Dynamic Earth, 112 Holyrood Rd, Edinburgh, Aberdeenshire, EH8 8AS, United Kingdom

Description:

Hutton Room at Dynamic Earth

Holyrood Road, Edinburgh, United Kingdom

Edinburgh, Scotland’s capital city is uniquely inspirational, not only for its fabled loveliness, but also for its associations – past and present – with innovation, creativity, discovery and progress.

It was here chloroform was first used as an anaesthetic and the founder of penicillin was born. Dolly the sheep was cloned at the University of Edinburgh’s Roslin Institute. The first ‘bionic’ hand – a powered prosthetic with articulating fingers – was developed by a spin-out company from the city’s Princess Margaret Rose Hospital, and the fastest-selling video game of all time – Grand Theft Auto V, by Rockstar North was developed!

Edinburgh has great transport connections too; home to Scotland’s busiest airport which serves 188 destinations worldwide, rail links which run all over the UK, easy access from Scotland’s motorway network and public transport in the city itself is simple with a plentiful supply of buses, trams and taxis.

There’s plenty to do after dark with lots of unique venues to experience a full flavour of Scotland’s culture. We have partnered with Convention Edinburgh and all of our Extreme Medicine delegates will receive the Edinburgh Rewards Card with their conference badge, opening a door to special offers from a selection of bars, restaurants, shops and tour operators.

Our conference venue, Dynamic Earth is a 5 star visitor experience, inviting guests to take a journey through time to witness the story of planet Earth. Dynamic Earth offers synergy within a global health context which match our own sustainable, community minded focus.

Find us using a gps: Holyrood Rd, Edinburgh, EH8 8AS

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