|Event Name:||Expedition Medicine|
|Start Date:||5th Dec 2020 ()|
|End Date:||12th Dec 2020 ()|
|Contact/RSVP:||Registrations close Friday 6th November 2020
- Pre-expedition planning and medical kits
- Wilderness emergency medical response
- Environmental medicine (cold injury, high altitude medicine and avalanche burial and rescue)
- Search and rescue
- Steep terrain rescue
- Use of stretchers and splints
- Leadership and teamwork
- Remote area communications
- CAM503 Operational Aspects of Healthcare in Remote and Extreme Environments
- CAM619 Medicine in Extreme Environments
- CAA500 Advanced Clinical Reasoning in Out of Hospital Practice
- KHB701 Human Behaviour in Extreme Environments
- CAM632 Humans in Space
- CAM634 Extreme Sports Medicine
- CAM635 Medical Care for Offshore and Inland Waters
Students undertaking the Graduate Certificate in Healthcare in Remote and Extreme Environments (M5A): $3,291
#Students undertaking the Graduate Certificate in Healthcare in Remote and Extreme Environments (M5A) are required to complete this residential short course before they can undertake the assessment for CAM631 Expedition Medicine. The assessment must be completed within 12 months of undertaking the short course.
Please note that accommodation is not provided in Hobart on Saturday 5th December. Participants will be required to make their own arrangements on this night.
Curriculum and teaching on all the Expedition Medicine courses is the same. It is merely the location and the environment that are different.
This course is offered in partnership with the Australian Antarctic Division