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The current edition of GI-Mail offers a wide selection of courses and congresses dealing with global health and disability, primary care and women´s health.

In the special section you will find the first program announcement of European Health Forum Gastein 2018.

Take a look at our new section - "News". There you can read about the latest trends and news from the medicine and health sectors.

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 in the Going International job database.

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Global Health and Disability

Start: 4th June 2018, online course.Future Learn Logo

Around 15% of the world’s population, or 1 billion people, live with some form of disability, with numbers continuing to rise over the coming decades.

Our three week course aims to raise awareness about the importance of health and well-being of people with disabilities in the context of the global development agenda: Leaving no one behind... read more

Topics in Primary Care: 2018 Update, Including Healthcare Communications and the Team Approach to Patient Care

6th to 13th July 2018, 7-Night Alaska Cruise.

Continuing Education Inc. LogoOur programs are designed for the specific purpose of allowing the busy professional to obtain the educational course credits required to maintain licensure, while at the same time enjoying a family holiday without spending too much time away from his or her practice.

Each participant will receive a Certificate of Completion for the appropriate category 1 CME credits. But most importantly, you will receive a top notch educational experience and an opportunity to relax, renew and reconnect, an experience available exclusively with Continuing Education Inc... read more

Advanced ECG Interpretation Boot Camp

Advanced ECG Interpretation Boot Camp9th to 12th July 2018, Sydney, Australia.

We are very pleased to announce that we will be presenting our first Advanced ECG Interpretation Boot Camp in beautiful Sydney, Australia!

Aussies have been vital supporters of Medicus of Houston, so we felt it was time to bring this challenging advanced ECG course to our colleagues “Down Under”... read more

19th Annual Summer Conference on Women’s Health

11th to 14th July 2018, Big Island, Hawaii.

19th Annual Summer Conference on Women’s Health LogoOur 19th Annual Summer Conference on Women’s Health is designed to provide the most current clinical information about the care of the female patient to OB/GYNs, family physicians, nurse midwives, nurse practitioners, PAs, nurses and all other healthcare professionals involved with the care of women. 

The goal of this conference is to increase knowledge and enhance the competence of attendees. Emphasis will be placed on practical application of the evidence-based topics presented... read more

6th Scientific Meeting of the World Society for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery

22nd to 26th July 2018, Orlando, FL, USA. 6th Scientific Meeting of the World Society for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery

The World Society for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery (WSPCHS) is the largest professional organization in the world dedicated to pediatric and congenital cardiac surgery.

On July 22-26, 2018, the 6th Scientific Meeting of the World Society for Pediatric and Congenital Heart Surgery (WSPCHS 2018) will join the 18th International Symposium on Congenital Heart Disease at Disney’s Yacht and Beach Club in Orlando, Florida... read more

15th World Neonatal Healthcare Conference

26th to 27th October 2018, Toronto, ON, Canada.Toronto, Canada

Pulsus Group announces the 15th World Neonatal Healthcare Conference with the innovative theme “Challenges and Innovative Approaches in Newborn Babies to Improve Health" which will be hosted in Toronto, Ontario, Canada during October 26 - 27, 2018.

We cordially welcome all the eminent researchers, students and delegates to take part in this upcoming Neonatal 2018 congress to witness invaluable scientific discussions and contribute to the future innovations in the field of neonatology... read more
Quick Tips

28th European Meeting on Hypertension and Cardiovascular Protection
8th to 11th June 2018, Barcelona, Spain
Find more information here.

24th Annual Update and Intensive Review of Internal Medicine
18th to 22nd June 2018, New York City, NY, USA
Find more information here.

SDEF's 14th Annual Women's and Pediatric Dermatology Seminar

22nd to 23rd June 2018, Newport Beach, CA, USA
Find more information here.

2018 UCL Health and Society Summer School: Social Determinants of Health
2nd to 6th July 2018, London, Great Britain
Find more information here.

20th Asia Pacific Diabetes Conference
16th to 17th July 2018, Sydney, Australia
Find more information here.

Analysing Disrupted Health Systems (ADHS)
13th to 24th August 2018, Amsterdam, Netherlands
Find more information here.


What to expect from the European Health Forum Gastein (EHFG) 2018?

What to expect from the European Health Forum Gastein (EHFG) 2018?2018 is a big year for health. The Universal Declaration of Human Rights, and with it the very right to health itself, celebrates 70 years of existence, as does the World Health Organization.

Important international milestones for health celebrate their anniversaries, among them Alma-Ata and the Tallinn Charter. And more recently, we have seen a strengthened political agenda for EU level initiatives in areas such as AMR, health research and health systems assessment... read more

Looking for a Global Health Intern in the Ecuadorian Rainforest

Global Health Internship in the Ecuadorian RainforestFoundation Human Nature (FHN) is an international non-governmental organization (NGO) supporting sustainable rural health and development projects in Ecuador. FHN works with a local health committee and representatives of the Ministry of Health in strengthening a primary health center in the El Páramo region in the north-west of the country.

FHN is looking for an intern who would like to work in the Ecuadorian rainforest for at least 4 months, starting in October 2018... read more
Stanford Medicine Logo Stanford Medicine´s Big Data in Precision Health Conference Set for May 23-24
This conference will showcase the power of big data regarding health.
WHO Logo World No Tobacco Day 2018
In 2018, World No Tobacco Day will focus on "tobacco and heart disease".
MSF Logo Sweden: Uncertain Life Situation Leads to Mental Health Distress among Asylum Seekers
Interesting new report by Médecins Sans Frontières (MSF).
Scope The Best Way to Prepare for a Career in Medicine and the Importance of Curiosity at Medicine X | ED
Read what you should do to prepare for medical school.

Gesundheits- und Krankenpfleger (m/w)

Gesundheits- und Krankenpfleger (m/w) Wir suchen zum nächstmöglichen Zeitpunkt einen Gesundheits- und Krankenpfleger (m/w) für eine Klinik für Orthopädie.

Die Klinik für Orthopädie des Klinikums für Schwerpunktversorgung im Raum Berlin behandelt PatientInnen mit Erkrankungen des Haltungs- und Bewegungsapparates. Neben der Unfallchirurgie und Neurochirurgie ist die Orthopädie ein Schwerpunkt des Zentrums... weiterlesen

Facharzt (m/w) für Innere Medizin

Facharzt (m/w) für Innere Medizin Für eine auf neurologische und kardiologische Rehabilitation spezialisierte Privatklinik im Alpenvorland suchen wir einen Facharzt (m/w) für Innere Medizin.

Die Privatklinik versorgt mit 150 MitarbeiterInnen jährlich ca. 1.900 PatientInnen. Durch den Einsatz modernster Methoden werden außergewöhnliche Rehabilitationserfolge erzielt... weiterlesen

Doctopia Jobs: SLK Kliniken

Oberarzt (m/w) für Augenheilkunde
In unserer Klinik kommen die modernsten diagnostischen und operativen Verfahren der Augenheilkunde zur Anwendung. Die vitreoretinale Chirurgie sowie die Glaukomchirurgie mit Implantaten (XEN) sind Schwerpunkte der Klinik.
Weitere Informationen finden Sie hier.Doctopia Jobs

Facharzt (m/w) für Anästhesie 
Neben interessanten und abwechslungsreichen Tätigkeiten im OP und auf der Intensivstation bieten wir die volle Weiterbildungsermächtigung innerhalb des Zentrums für Anästhesie sowie die Weiterbildungsbefugnis für „Intensivmedizin“.
Weitere Informationen finden Sie hier.

Facharzt (m/w) für Transfusionsmedizin oder Assistenzarzt (m/w) für Transfusionsmedizin in den letzten Weiterbildungsjahren
Zu Ihrem Aufgabenspektrum gehört die fachliche und medizinische Betreuung, Befundung und Diagnostik in allen relevanten Bereichen der Transfusionsmedizin einschließlich der immunhämatologischen Untersuchungen im Transfusionslabor.
Weitere Informationen finden Sie hier.

Facharzt (m/w) für Neurologie - Thüringen

Facharzt (m/w) für Neurologie - Thüringen Wir suchen für ein modernes Akademisches Lehrkrankenhaus für die Klinik für Innere Medizin/Kardiologie und Internistische Intensivmedizin eine/n Facharzt (m/w) für Neurologie.

In der kardiologischen Klinik mit 74 Betten werden jährlich mehr als 4.000 PatientInnen stationär behandelt. Schwerpunktmäßig handelt es sich dabei um PatientInnen mit diversen kardiologischen Erkrankungen und Gefäßerkrankungen...weiterlesen

Leitender Medizinisch-technischer Laborassistent (m/w)

Leitender Medizinisch-technischer Laborassistent (m/w) Zum nächstmöglichen Zeitpunkt wird ein Leitender Medizinisch-technischer Laborassistent (m/w) gesucht.

Das Institut bietet das gesamte Spektrum der In-Vitro-Diagnostik. Auf dem Gebiet der Labormedizin, der Mikrobiologie und der Pathologie zählt es mit rund 100 Mitarbeitern zu den größten und modernsten Anbietern diagnostischer Leistungen... weiterlesen

Jobs and Career Offers

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
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