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In the latest issue of GI-Mail you will find a selection of courses and congresses dealing with Emergency Airway Management, Epidemiology, Public Health and Pandemic Diseases.

In our Special Section we present to you two interesting articles about the International Atomic Energy Agency on Human Health and the European Health Forum Gastein.

If you are interested in a new job or a training position for MDs in Germany or Austria and have a good knowledge of the German language, take a look at our jobs & career offers. More jobs can be found in our monthly job newsletter and on the Going International homepage.

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UK Training in Emergency Airway Management (TEAM)

9th to 10th November 2017, Edinburgh, UK.
Royal College of Anaesthetists
A two day simulator-based course designed to teach the knowledge, skills and attitudes required to safely manage the airway and post-intubation period in an emergency situation outside the operating theatre, such as rapid sequence induction in the ED resuscitation room.

The course is taught by an experienced faculty using small groups and high fidelity patient simulators, which facilitate delegates to build their competence through realistic scenarios... read more

EpidM Winter Courses in Epidemiology 2018

15th to 31st January 2018, Amsterdam, Netherlands.EpidM Winter Courses

In 2018 EpidM (Department of Epidemiology & Biostatistics, VU University Medical Center Amsterdam) organizes for the sixth time the Winter Courses in Epidemiology.

The EpidM Winter Courses in Epidemiology-program in January 2018 provides a unique possibility to follow advanced level epidemiology and applied biostatistics courses while experiencing the beautiful city of Amsterdam or the beautiful surroundings of the Conference Hotel in Soesterberg in winter time... read more

Pandemic and Epidemic-Prone Diseases

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The past two decades have witnessed changes in how humans live. Travel and trade, rapid urbanization, limited access to health care as well as environmental degradation and other trends all create the conditions for epidemics to thrive and grow.

At the same time, the science and knowledge around infectious hazards are constantly evolving, demanding better responses to health emergencies... read more

American Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene - Annual Meeting 

American Society of Tropical Medicine and Hygiene Annual Meeting 20175th to 9th November 2017, Baltimore, MD, USA.

The American Society of Tropical Medicine & Hygiene (ASTMH) draws tropical medicine and global health professionals representing academia, government, non-profits, philanthropy, NGOs, industry, military and private practice together.

The Annual Meeting is a five-day educational conference that includes four pre-meeting courses and draws approximately 4,400 attendees... read more

3rd World Congress on Public Health, Nutrition & Epidemiology

13th to 14th November 2017, Osaka, Japan.3rd World Congress on Public Health, Nutrition & Epidemiology

The major theme of the 3rd World Congress on Public Health, Epidemiology & Nutrition is “strengthening health systems and promoting awareness”.

The open exchange of ideas and the freedom of thought and expression are the major motto of our Public Health conferences. The scientific sessions are divided in 22 tracks... read more

Preventive Cardiology, Cardiac Rehabilitation & Sports Cardiology

16th to 18th November 2017, Linz, Austria.ÖGTPM Logo

The motto of the conference will be “IT goes tropics” to emphasize the important role of modern media and methods in our field.

The scientific program will cover a diversity of topics, including parasitology, tropical medicine, microbiology and travel medicine and will give researchers the opportunity to present their latest scientific results.The meeting is open for submission of presentations in any aspect of tropical medicine, parasitology and migration medicine... read more
Quick Tips
Endonasal Pituitary and Skull Base Surgery CME
1st November 2017, San Francisco, CA, USA
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6th Global Congress for Consensus in Paediatrics and Child Health-CIP 2017
12th to 15th November 2017, Colombo, Sri Lanka
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The Difficult Airway Course: Anesthesia
17th to 19th November 2017, San Diego, CA, USA
Find more information here.

War on Cancer
21st November 2017, London, UK
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20th BSH Annual Meeting
23rd to 24th November 2017, London, UK
Find more information here.

GP Update Refresher - Masterclass for General Practitioners
18th January 2018, London, UK
Find more information here.

Diploma of Advanced Studies - Health Care and Management (HCM): From Research to Implementation
5th March to 8th June 2018, Basel, Switzerland
Find more information here.

International Atomic Energy Agency (IAEA) on Human Health

International Atomic Energy AgencySince the IAEA began its work in human health over 50 years ago, the use of nuclear techniques in medicine and nutrition has become one of the most widespread peaceful applications of atomic energy.

The IAEA assists Member States with the coordination of research projects, expert guidance, equipment, the development of internationally harmonized guidelines, training and knowledge exchange. Its support ranges from nutrition interventions to cancer diagnosis and treatment... read more

The EHFG Health Futures Project – Three Visions For Europe

One of our anniversary projects this year was a scenario building process, that has produced three different visions of what the future of health might look like in 2037.

We would like to use this opportunity to introduce those of you who have not been able to attend the conference two weeks ago to our scenarios... read more

Oberarzt Hämatologie und Onkologie (w/m)

Oberarzt Hämatologie und OnkologieFür ein modernes Akademisches Lehrkrankenhaus suchen wir einen Oberarzt für Hämatologie und Onkologie (w/m). Das Schwerpunktkrankenhaus der Versorgungsstufe II mit 510 Planbetten verfügt über 16 Haupt- und vier Belegabteilungen sowie ein Dialysezentrum.

Zu den Aufgaben des künftigen Oberarztes (w/m) zählen die Supervision der StationsärztInnen, fachärztliche Tätigkeiten im ambulanten Bereich, die Teilnahme an Tumorkonferenzen... read more

Facharzt (w/m) für Allgemeinmedizin als Honorararzt (w/m)

Facharzt für Allgemeinmedizin als Honorararzt (w/m)Für eine private Kureinrichtung im Osten Österreichs suchen wir einen Facharzt (w/m) für Allgemeinmedizin als Honorararzt (w/m).

In der Kureinrichtung werden PatientInnen mit Burnout, Rheuma, Osteoporose, Neurodermitis, Psoriasis, Wirbelsäulenerkrankungen sowie Erkrankungen des Stütz- und Bewegungsapparates betreut. Vom integrierten physikalischen Ambulatorium werden auch ambulante Therapien angeboten... read more

Doctopia Jobs: Mutterhaus der Borromäerinnen und Blue Ocean Perspectives

Doctopia JobsOberarzt (w/m) für Geriatrie 
Die Klinik für Geriatrie versorgt als einzige Hauptfachabteilung die Stadt Trier mit über 110.000 Einwohnern. Die Abteilung verfügt zurzeit über 40 Planbetten; geplant sind 65 Betten.
Weitere Informationen finden Sie hier

Arzt (w/m) für digitalen medizinischen Verlag
In unserem medizinischen Start-up können Sie dazu beitragen, die medizinische Aus,- Fort- und Weiterbildung mit innovativen digitalen Formaten weiterzuentwickeln.
Weitere Informationen finden Sie hier.

Oberarzt (w/m) für Innere Medizin und Pneumologie
Die internistische Abteilung umfasst insgesamt 260 Betten. Geplant ist der Ausbau der pneumologischen Versorgung an unseren drei Standorten.
Weitere Informationen finden Sie hier.

Facharzt (w/m) für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie MVZ

Facharzt (w/m) für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie MVZFür eine unbefristete ambulante Tätigkeit in einem MVZ (PLZ 39) wird zum nächstmöglichen Zeitpunkt ein Facharzt (w/m) für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie, gern auch mit Zusatzqualifikation (z.B. Suchtmedizin, Gerontopsychiatrie), gesucht.

Die Position soll mit einer sozial kompetenten sowie fachlich qualifizierten Persönlichkeit besetzt werden, die über profunde Kenntnisse im akutpsychiatrischen Fachgebiet verfügt. Fachspezifische Spezialisierungen sind willkommen und können gewinnbringend vor Ort eingebracht werden... read more

Assistenzarzt (w/m) für Innere Medizin

Assistenzarzt (w/m) für Innere MedizinGesucht wird ein Arzt (w/m) in der Weiterbildung zum Facharzt für Innere Medizin. Der neue Stelleninhaber (w/m) sollte sich durch Teamfähigkeit, Einsatzbereitschaft aber auch durch kollegialen Umgang mit allen beteiligten Disziplinen des Hauses auszeichnen.

Das Krankenhaus verfügt über 620 Planbetten in 15 Fachabteilungen an drei Standorten im Münsterland. Jährlich werden rund 24 000 PatientInnen stationär von 1650 MitarbeiterInnen versorgt... read more

Jobs and Career in Germany or Austria

Jobs and Career in Germany or SwitzerlandIf you are a medical specialist or a medical assistant with good knowledge of the German language (level C1), apply now at Going International for these specialities:
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  • Neurology
  • Anesthesia
  • Radiology
If you are interested please send us your detailed CV as a Word-document to Please write in the subject line: "GI-Mail 10/2017".

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