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9th Annual Update in Altitude and Expedition Medicine 2016

9th Annual Update in Altitude and Expedition Medicine 2016

The 9th Annual Update in Altitude and Expedition Medicine 2016 will be held in Peru on Jun 22 - Jul 4, 2016.

The 9th Annual Update in Altitude and Expedition Medicine 2016 is a conference  and tour to Adventurous locations with high altitude.

The 9th Annual Update in Altitude and Expedition Medicine 2016 includes topics such as:

  • Lightning Strike
  • Heat Related Illness
  • Avalanche mechanics, safety, related injury and death
  • High Altitude Syndromes
  • What is Mountaineering?
  • Introduction to Altitude Medicine
  • Altitude Nutrition
  • Physiology of High Altitude
  • High Drugs
  • Expeditions – Preparation, Planning, doctor`s role, Insurance issues, Common problems, Medical kits and equipment
  • Improvisation of Medical Care in the Expedition Environment
  • Fitness to Ascend and medical problem

The 9th Annual Update in Altitude and Expedition Medicine 2016 conference brings together medical practitioners including physicians, nurses, paramedics and medical students.

6495-6995 Australian Dollar