AWEMS Medicine in the Elements Conference
As the first academic conference for the Australasian Wilderness & Expedition Medicine Society, ‘Medicine in the Elements’ will present a degustation menu of speakers and practical workshops that showcase medicine at its most extreme. Our speakers include top expeditioners, researchers, and medical professionals working in a broad range of environments. They will inspire you to take a step outside your comfort zone and into the elements. In-person and Online.
TICKET SALES OPEN MONDAY 9th AUG AT 6pm AEST.
Become an AWEMS member at https://awems.org.au/become-a-member/ to enjoy great discounts and ongoing wilderness and expedition medicine content.
**Member Earlybird ONLINE tickets have been extended until 11:59pm Monday 13th September! Get in quick!**
Friday 15/10/21: 6:45pm ONLINE tickets to the University of Tasmania Extreme Sports Medicine Session (those who purchased an in-person ticket to this event will receive a partial refund)
Saturday 16/10/21: 8am-6pm ONLINE Academic conference - range of exciting speaker presentations and workshops. (those who purchased an in-person ticket to this event will receive a partial refund)
Saturday Evening: ONLINE Round the Campfire with Dr Jim Duff - relax around the online campfire whilst listening to the illuminating tales of Jim Duff!! Jim has more than 30 years' experience of climbing, trekking and teaching wilderness medicine, first aid and leadership in the Himalaya, and is the lead author of Australia's first wilderness medicine textbook! (those who purchased an in-person ticket to this event will receive a partial refund)
Those who purchased accommodation will be refunded.
T's & C's: Whilst we are going full steam ahead to give you both in-person and online events, like any good scout we are prepared (for interruptions from COVID-19). If we are unable to hold our in-person event, we will automatically move all in-person ticket holders to an online ticket, and refund the difference in price, including accommodation. (Please note for early-bird tickets a t-shirt is included, and the cost of this will be subtracted from the refund amount). Whilst every effort will be made to keep the event as advertised, we reserve the right to change the conference as needed.
Friday 15 October 2021 6:00 PM - Sunday 17 October 2021 3:00 PM (UTC+10)
Victorian Emergency Management Institute
601 Mount Macedon Road, Mount Macedon Victoria 3441