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An information service provided by Going International | 09/2011

Dear Ladies and Gentlemen!

In this issue you will find the following topics:
1. Course Tip:
   TROPMEDEX: Tropical Medicine Expeditions to East Africa

2. Congress Tip:
   XXth World Congress of Neurology

   3rd European Conference on Schizophrenia Research

3. Special of the month:
   The new Career and Education Guide »medicine & health 2012« is here!

4. Jobs
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TROPMEDEX: Tropical Medicine Expeditions to East Africa

Round-Trip Training Courses on Clinical Tropical Medicine and Travelers’ Health for Healthcare Professionals.

In collaboration with Kay Schaefer (MD, PhD, MSc, DTM&H), Consultant in Tropical Medicine and Travelers Health in Cologne, Germany and AMREF (Flying Doctors) in Nairobi (Kenya), the Joint Clinical Research Center in Kampala (Uganda) and the Flying Medical Service in Arusha (Tanzania) .

60 CME contact hours on applied Clinical Tropical Medicine and Travelers’ Health

    • Two weeks round-trip to various teaching-hospitals, out-patient clinics and
       research projects in Kenya, Uganda and Tanzania supervised by consultants
       on tropical medicine and travelers’ health from Germany and East-Africa
    • Individual on-site bedside teaching, laboratory manuals (hands-on microscopy
       on parasites in the blood, stool, urine and skin) and lectures in English
    • Field excursions to deserts (visceral leishmaniasis), rain forests (malaria,
       lymphatic filariasis, onchocerciasis, Dengue fever), fresh-water
       lakes (schistosomiasis) and national parks
    • Training on DD of fever and diarrhoea in the returned traveller,
       WHO-vaccination guidelines, dive medicine, altitude sickness, venomous
       snakes, medical botany and visit to the "Flying Doctors".

For more information about dates, prices, etc. click here.

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Neurologists from all over the world to meet in magical Marrakesh

With the theme “With Africa, for Africa”, the XXth World Congress of Neurology (WCN) 2011 will provide neurologists from Africa and around the globe a unique opportunity to share knowledge at the world’s largest neurology event. The congress will take place on 12-17 November 2011 in Marrakesh, Morocco.

WCN’s scientific program features world-class speakers and a diverse array of neurological topics as well as several teaching courses, with the ultimate aim of finding real solutions to improve the long-term outcomes for patients with neurological disorders.

In addition to the scientific program, WCN 2011 will feature the dynamic Tournament of the Minds competition and lively social events. Participants will also have the opportunity to take part in tours of beautiful Marrakesh and its surroundings.

More details about WCN 2011 here!

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Congress President:
Univ.-Prof. Dr. med. Wolfgang Gaebel, Düsseldorf (Germany)

Scientific Organisers:
Competence Network on Schizophrenia (CNS)
German Association for Psychiatry and Psychotherapy (DGPPN)
European Psychiatric Association (EPA) and its Schizophrenia-Section

In cooperation with:
World Psychiatric Asscoiation (WPA) and its Schizophrenia-Section
Asian Network for Schizophrenia Research

Main topics
Genetics • Classification • Neuropsychology • Neurobiology • Neuroimaging • Early • Psychosis • Antipsychotic Therapy • Psychosocial Therapy • Cognitive Rehabilitation • Comorbidity • European Research • Quality Assurance

The 3rd European Conference on Schizophrenia Research was granted 15 European CME credits (ECMEC) by the European Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (EACCME).

Conference Venue:
The Dahlem Cube
Seminaris Science & Conference Center
Takustraße 39
14195 Berlin


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