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The new edition of GI-Mail presents a wide selection of courses and conferences dealing with Digital Healthcare, Sports Cardiology, EpidemiologyInternational Public Health, and many more current topics.

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ISSN: 2312-0827

5th EAPC Course on Sports Cardiology

30th August 2019, Paris, France. 

Sports CardiologyOrganised under the auspices of the European Association of Preventive Cardiology (EAPC), a branch of the European Society of Cardiology (ESC), this course provides an up-to-date and comprehensive approach to the evaluation of athletes with cardiovascular diseases, for physicians and allied health professionals with interest in sports cardiology.

The course will address pathophysiologic mechanisms and the diagnosis of common pathology. The programme will cover the full spectrum of sports cardiology and will include case discussions presented by international experts... read more

Introduction to Mathematical Models of the Epidemiology & Control of Infectious Diseases
Imperial College London

9th to 20th September 2019, London, United Kingdom.

Our course has been taught since 1990 by leading researchers in infectious disease epidemiology, who provide a thorough, but accessible and demystifying introduction to the essential elements of modelling and an update of the most practically-relevant aspects of this fast-moving field.

The course is revised every year to reflect the most recent developments in the field. Topics include HIV, TB, malaria, Ebola, pandemic influenza, health economics ... read more

The Digital Healthcare Show 2019

26th to 27th June 2019, London, United Kingdom.
The Digital Healthcare Show 2019
The Digital Healthcare Show represents two game-changing days of exceptional education, myth-busting, inspirational collaborative case-studies and digital health insight from around the UK and beyond.

Digital Healthcare and ehi Live sit at the heart of Health+Care, the largest integrated healthcare event in the UK. We know successful digital transformation means the engagement from the whole team...  weiterlesen

Designing Mechanics and Dynamics in Soft Matter 

11th to 16th August, 2019, New London, CT, USA.GRC

The Gordon Research Seminar on Soft Condensed Matter Physics is a unique forum for graduate students, post-docs, and other scientists with comparable levels of experience and education to present and exchange new data and cutting edge ideas.

The focus of this meeting is to foster scientific exchange among young scientists in the community of soft condensed matter physics, with special emphasis on promoting communication between physics and other disciplines... read more

International Public Health Conference

26th to 27th September 2019, Chicago, IL, USA.International Public Health Conference

Outlook Conferences welcomes you all to the International Public Health Conference (OLCPHC-2019) which will be held in Chicago, USA.

The goal of OLCPHC-2019 is to bring together researchers, scientists, engineers and scholar students to exchange and share their experiences about all aspects of Public Health and discuss the practical challenges encountered and the solutions adopted... read more
Quick Tips

ESOR ASKLEPIOS Course on Head and Neck Radiology
15th July 2019, Bangkok, Thailand

2019 Drug Pricing and Reimbursement Stakeholder Summit 
15th to 16th July 2019, Philadelphia, PA, USA

27th International Diabetes and Healthcare Conference
18th to 19th July 2019, Abu Dhabi, UAE

Breast Imaging A to Z: How to Read Like (or Better Than) the Experts-Hawaii
22nd July to 25th July 2019, Waimea, HI, USA

ESOR Visiting Professorship Programme Colombia
7th August 2019, Cartagena, Columbia

61st Annual Meeting of the American Society for Radiation Oncology
15. bis 18. September 2019, Chicalo, IL, USA


First Program Announcement: What to Expect from the European Health Forum Gastein (EHFG) 2019? 

In 2019, the EHFG aims to highlight ideas and debates that challenge First Program Announcement:  What to expect from the European Health Forum Gastein (EHFG) 2019?the status quo and look beyond the classic spheres of health policy. We call on all partners and participants to contribute to a transformative vision for European policy and society that puts people’s health and well-being in the centre. 

While we have made considerable advances in health, there are a number of areas that seem to be at a stalemate despite ample evidence on how to move forward. Even where robust frameworks and roadmaps are in place, change often does not take place fast enough... read more 

Istanbul Clinical Clerkship Experience 

Clerkship in IstanbulAs part of our studies at the Medical University of Vienna, we are
doing clinical electives for 12 months in our final year of medical school. It is up to you whether you want to do these abroad or at home.

How awesome is this, that you can do the one thing you love and have the freedom to do it wherever you want? This was the perfect opportunity
to combine the experience of working in a foreign country and travel ... read more 

Communication Tips - Honest Language

Are you a medical professional who uses a foreign language at work?Communication Tips – The Skills Used in Active Listening
Do you have a friend who speaks a foreign language at work or has a cultural background different from colleagues/customers?

Honest language is above all truthful. Medical professionals always have to be honest with their patients, even when this is difficult. This includes being truthful about the seriousness of their diagnosis, their options for treatment and their prognosis... read more
The World's Second-Biggest Ebola Outbreak is Still Raging. Here's Why.
National Geographic
Despite a coordinated response and a vaccine, the Democratic Republic of the Congo’s struggle with the deadly virus seems to have no quick end in sight.  A member of the medical staff of the Ebola Treatment Unit puts on his personal protective equipment at the transit center in Butembo, Democratic Republic of the Congo, on March 1, 2019... read more
Just 6 Months of Walking May Boost Aging Brains
Walking and other types of moderate exercise may help turn back the clock for older adults who are losing their mental sharpness, a new clinical trial finds.The study focused on older adults who had milder problems with memory and thinking skills. The researchers found that six months of moderate exercise turned some of those issues around... read more
Young People as Actors in Sexual Health
BBC News
We still have a long way to go in the securing of sexual rights! It should really be a given that everyone can choose their sexual partners freely and have self-determination when it comes to deciding what to do with their bodies; that people can enter into consensual sexual relationships and decide for themselves if, when and whom they want to marry... read more
The NHS App: A Platform for Innovation
ou might have thought that my first blog as CEO of NHSX should be about something general - NHSX's objectives, or our plans, or even our values. But it's going to be about my approach to the NHS App. Partly because it’s important, but mostly because it says a lot about what NHSX is trying to achieve and how we intend to operate... read more

Ärztin/Arzt – Allgemeinmediziner/in oder Fachärztin/-arzt

Wiener Gesundheitsfonds

Der Wiener Gesundheitsfonds sucht für die Sicherstellung der Datenqualität aus der Diagnose- und Leistungsdokumentation der Wiener Fondskrankenanstalten eine Ärztin/einen Arzt – Allgemeinmediziner/in oder Fachärztin/-arzt.

Zentrale Aufgaben der ausgeschriebenen Position sind die Unterstützung der Wiener Krankenanstalten in der Umsetzung von Qualitätsverbesserungsmaßnahmen und die Sicherstellung der Datenqualität aus der Diagnose- und Leistungsdokumentation der Wiener Krankenanstalten... weiterlesen


Facharzt/Oberarzt für Laboratoriumsmedizin (m/w/d)

Sachsen-AnhaltWir suchen einen Facharzt/Oberarzt für Laboratoriumsmedizin (m/w/d) für den Fachbereich Klinische Chemie an einer Medizinischen Fakultät in Mitteldeutschland.

Die Klinische Chemie und die Pathobiochemie bilden die Schwerpunkte auf Institutsebene. Das zugehörige Zentrallabor deckt das gesamte Spektrum der labordiagnostischen Verfahren der Universitätsklinik ab... weiterlesen


Doctopia Jobs: SLK-Kliniken

Assistenzarzt (m/w/d) oder Facharzt für Anästhesie (m/w/d)
Unsere Klinik führt jährlich ca. 20000 Anästhesieleistungen durch. Das operative Spektrum unserer Klinik einschließlich Kinderchirurgie gewährleistet die komplette und fundierte Ausbildung zum Facharzt, die durch ein Ausbildungscurriculum festgelegt ist.
Weitere Informationen finden Sie hier.Doctopia Logo

Assistenzarzt  (m/w/d) für Orthopädie und Unfallchirurgie
Die Klinik bildet den orthopädischen Schwerpunkt der SLK-Kliniken und betreibt mit 25 Ärzten 119 Betten. Neben dem zertifizierten Endoprothesenzentrum (EPZmax) und dem regionalen Traumazentrum stellen Wirbelsäulenerkrankungen einen überregionalen Schwerpunkt der Klinik dar. 
Weitere Informationen finden Sie hier.

Assistenzarzt (m/w/d) für Kinder- und Jugendmedizin
Das Kinderzentrum verfügt über 135 Betten, die sich auf 7 Allgemeinpädiatrische Stationen inkl. Psychosomatik, Kinderchirurgie und Intensivstation verteilen. Es wird das gesamte Spektrum der Pädiatrie einschließlich Onkologie, Pneumologie, Nephrologie, Neuropädiatrie und Neonatologie behandelt mit ca. 6.000 stationären Patienten/Jahr. Am hiesigen Perinatalzentrum erfolgen circa 2.800 Geburten/Jahr.
Weitere Informationen finden Sie hier.


Klinikleitung Innere Medizin (m/w/d)

Innere MedizinWir suchen eine Klinikleitung Innere Medizin (m/w/d) für ein Akutkrankenhaus in Süddeutschland.

Der Klinik für Innere Medizin sind aktuell ca. 100 Betten zugeordnet. Neben dem Fachbereich der Inneren Medizin bestehen ebenso zwölf weitere Fachdisziplinen sowie eine Zentrale Notaufnahme.
Gesucht wird ein Facharzt (m/w/d) für Innere Medizin mit Schwerpunktanerkennung Gastroenterologie, Kardiologie, Pneumologie oder anderer internistischer Schwerpunkt... weiterlesen


Leitender Oberarzt Onkologie (m/w/d)

Leitender Oberarzt Onkologie (m/w/d)Für eine topmodern ausgestattete Klinik für Onkologie in einem Luftkurort in Deutschland suchen wir einen Leitenden Oberarzt Onkologie (m/w/d). 

In der Klinik werden PatientInnen nach operativen Eingriffen, nach Strahlen- oder Chemotherapie zur Genesung betreut. Das Ziel ist dabei, eine allgemeine gesundheitliche und psychische Stabilisierung der PatientInnen zu erreichen und zur Verbesserung der Lebensqualität
nach oder mit einer Krebserkrankung beizutragen... weiterlesen


Facharzt für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie
(oder psychosomatische Medizin) als Oberarzt (m/w/d)

Facharzt für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie (oder psychosomatische Medizin) als Oberarzt (m/w/d)Für eine Klinik in der Westpfalz suchen wir eine/n Facharzt (m/w/d) für Psychiatrie und Psychotherapie (oder psychosomatische Medizin) als Oberarzt (m/w/d)

Wir bieten eine Tätigkeit in einem modernen und zukunftsorientierten Umfeld mit interessanten Perspektiven und hohem Gestaltungsspielraum, eine finanzielle Unterstützung von Fort- und Weiterbildungsmöglichkeiten und vieles mehr... weiterlesen


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