Dear Ladies and Gentlemen!

In this spring-edition of GI-Mail, we present you a wide selection of courses and congresses dealing with Malaria, Travel Medicine and Cardiology and several more interesting topics. 

Moreover, we would like to draw your attention to our special of the month, where you will find an Invitation to the United Nations in Vienna - Without Leaving Home.

Are you interested in a new job or a training position for MDs in Austria, Germany or Switzerland? Are you thinking of advancing your further career? 
Accept the challenge and reach your next career goal. Find our »medicine & health« job-offerings in the jobs & career section below.

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Long-term Care Facilities in the Context of Covid-19

anytime, online.
COVID-19 Mass Gatherings Risk Assessment Training
The COVID-19 pandemic affects older people disproportionately, especially those living in long-term care facilities (LTCF) with significant impact on mortality and morbidity. Concerted action is needed to mitigate the impact of COVID-19 by enhancing infection prevention and control (IPC) measures within LTCF.

In many countries, long-term care facilities have weak IPC systems and training in place and staff lack the access to information on limiting transmission in the context of COVID-19. Strengthening IPC practice
is crucial to prevent spread of COVID-19... read more

MalariaX: Defeating Malaria from the Genes to the Globe

Until 30th April 2021, online. MalariaX: Defeating Malaria from the Genes to the Globe

How can we eradicate malaria? Explore the scientific and technological underpinnings of malaria, as well as the historical, political, social, and economic contexts in which control, elimination, and eradication efforts unfold.

Through foundational lectures and supplemental interviews, this course provides participants with a toolbox of knowledge and skills. Learners will be guided through the analysis of real-world data and its effective use in problem-solving.... read more

Virtual 17th Conference of the International Society of Travel Medicine

19th to 22nd May 2022, online. Virtual 17th Conference of the International Society of Travel Medicine

The 17th Conference of the International Society of Travel Medicine was initially planned to be held in Kuala Lumpur, Malaysia. Due to the COVID-19 pandemic the congress will now be completely virtual.

Despite the virtual platform, the meeting will have Malaysian flair, cultural inclusions and regional influence as it relates to travel medicine. The Conference theme is “The Changing Face of Travel Medicine Anticipating its Global Impact”... read more

Heart Failure 2021

29th June to 1st July 2021, online.
Heart Failure 2021
Heart Failure is the world’s leading congress for experts in cardiology to discuss strategies for a universal approach towards the prevention and treatment of heart failure. The Congress Programme Committee is already working on building a very interactive programme covering the
full scope of heart failure.

Cardiovascular disease is the biggest killer in Europe, accounting for 4 million deaths per year (47% of all mortalities) and costing the EU economy an estimated €196 billion annually... read more

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20th Annual Developmental Disabilities: Update for Health Professionals 2021
25th to 26th March 2021, online

Fertility and Gynecology Conference
26th to 27th March 2021, online

Principles of Prevention in Primary Care Practice: Pearls and Pitfalls
11th to 13th April 2021, online

51st Annual Meeting of the German Dermatological Society
14th to 17th April 2021, online

10th World Congress of Melanoma in Conjunction with the 17th Eado Congress - Interactive Virtual Meeting
15th to 17th April 2021, online

20th Meeting of the European Association for Haematopathology
24th to 29th April 2021, online


Invitation to the United Nations in Vienna - Without Leaving Home

anytime by appointment, virtual visit.
UN Vienna
Are you curious about what the UN is doing to make a better world?
Would you like to find out more about how the UN made its home in Vienna, one of the four global UN headquarters?
Are you an engaged citizen wondering how we can achieve the Sustainable Development Goals?

Visit the United Nations in Vienna and get a glimpse of how more than 190 nations work together at the Vienna International Centre (VIC) – also known as ‘UNO City’ – to promote peace, sustainable development and human rights across the globe... read more

We Need a Global Coordinated Effort to Secure Equal Access to Safe & Effective Vaccines
Inter Press Service, Italy
Inequalities and poverty have further deepened with devastating impact on the most vulnerable and marginalised individuals and communities. Many other rights have come under further pressure. The crisis has required taking necessary and proportionate measures to contain the pandemic... read more

Covid-19: Lung Damage 'identified' in Study
A study of 10 patients at Oxford University used a novel scanning technique to identify damage not picked up by conventional scans. It uses a gas called xenon during MRI scans to create images of lung damage. Lung experts said a test that could spot long-term damage would make a huge difference to Covid patients. The xenon technique sees patients inhale the gas during a magnetic resonance imaging scan... read more

Where do UN Diplomats Hide During Politically-Sensitive Voting?
UN News
The United Nations, created in 1945 following the devastation caused by World War II, was mandated with one central mission: the maintenance of international peace and security. But the 76-year-old Organization and its affiliated bodies – including the 193-member General Assembly and the 15-member Security Council - take decisions mostly by open voting, and few, by secret ballot... read more

Q&A: Documenting COVID-19 Effect on Youth Sexual and Reproductive Health
“There is a need for countries to document how COVID19 is affecting adolescent and young people for the time they have been out of school, which increases their risk for pre-marital sexual activities and sexual violence as they have less protection in community than in school,” Mambo said. “With data-based evidence, countries will be able to make a right plan and respond to this risk which is irreversible if not mitigating.”... read more


Medizin-Manager (m/w/d)*

Medizin-Manager (m/w/d)Sie arbeiten in einem überregionalen Klinikum, hier haben Sie die Möglichkeit, medizinische Entwicklungen mit zu gestalten und zu verantworten. Sie erhalten einen sicheren Arbeitsplatz mit langfristigen Berufsperspektiven und einer attraktiven Vergütung... weiterlesen


Facharzt für Innere Medizin - Gastroenterologie (m/w/d)*

Facharzt für Innere Medizin - Gastroenterologie (m/w/d)Im Raum Berlin sucht ein Klinikverbund einen verantwortungsbewussten Teamplayer. Der familienfreundliche Arbeitgeber ermöglicht Ihnen vielfältige Fort- und Weiterbildungen. Sie erhalten einen unbefristeten Arbeitsvertrag mit Vergütung nach dem TV-Ärzte/VKA... weiterlesen 


Facharzt Pädiatrie für MVZ (m/w/d)* Facharzt Pädiatrie für MVZ (m/w/d)

Im medizinischen Versorgungszentrum in Berlin arbeiten Sie in einem motivierten Team mit erfahrenen Fachbereichs- KollegInnen. Es erwarten Sie vielseitige, abwechslungsreiche Aufgaben ohne Schicht- und Wochenend-Dienste... weiterlesen 


Doctopia Jobs

Leitender Oberarzt für Infektionsprävention und Klinikhygiene (m/w/d)
Das Institut für Infektionsprävention und Klinikhygiene betreut in der Region Heilbronn-Franken drei Akutklinikstandorte, eine geriatrische Rehaklinik sowie eine Langzeitpflegeeinrichtung mit Beatmungspflege. Wir beraten die Kliniken und Mitarbeiter in allen Fragen der Prävention und des Managements von Patienten mit Infektionskrankheiten. Das Institut koordiniert und organisiert an den Klinikstandorten außerdem die Aktivitäten des Antibiotic Stewardship-Programms. Das akkreditierte Wasser- und Hygiene-Labor ist fachlich an das Institut angeschlossen. Weitere Informationen finden Sie hier.
Oberarzt für Gefäßchirurgie (m/w/d)
Das Zentrum für Gefäß- und Endovascularchirurgie (Stellenplan 1-1-7, 5-8) verfügt an zwei Standorten über ca. 55 Betten und 15 OP Säle/Woche, es werden jährlich etwa 3.000 Operationen und Gefäßinterventionen durchgeführt. Der Klinikdirektor verfügt über die volle Weiterbildungsermächtigung für Gefäßchirurgie (48 Monate) und common trunk (24 Monate). Weitere Informationen finden Sie hier.

Oberarzt Kinderchirurgie (m/w/d)
Die Kinderchirurgie ist in die Klinik für Viszeral-, Tumor-, und Kinderchirurgie integriert. Es wird das gesamte Spektrum der Viszeralchirurgie durchgeführt mit jährlich ca. 3.500 operativen Eingriffen. Insbesondere sind die Tumorchirurgie und die Minimal Invasive Chirurgie wichtige Schwerpunkte mit hoher Operationsfrequenz. Stellenplan der Klinik für Viszeral-, Tumor- und Kinderchirurgie: 1-10-15. Weitere Informationen finden Sie hier.


Oberarzt Psychiatrie (m/w/d)* Oberarzt Psychiatrie (w/m/d)

Für das Akut- und Lehrkrankenhaus suchen wir einen Oberarzt für Psychiatrie (m/w/d). Wir bieten Ihnen ein motiviertes Team, sehr
kollegiales Arbeitsklima sowie interne und externe Supervision…


Geschäftsführender Oberarzt für Innere Medizin, Gastroenterologie und Hepatologie (m/w/d)*

Für eines der leistungsfähigsten Krankenhäuser Nordhessens suchen Geschäftsführender Oberarzt für Innere Medizin, Gastroenterologie und Hepatologie (m/w/d)
wir einen geschäftsführenden Oberarzt für Innere Medizin, Gastroenterologie und Hepatologie (m/w/d). Sie arbeiten in einem hochmotivierten Team in einer Position mit sehr gutem Entwicklungspotenzial und großem Entscheidungsspielraum... weiterlesen 


Oberarzt für die Klinik für Akutgeriatrie und Frührehabilitation (m/w/d)*

Oberarzt für die Klinik für Akutgeriatrie und Frührehabilitation (m/w/d)
Die Abteilung für Akutgeriatrie hat mehr als 50 Betten. Die Position als OA ermöglicht eine Umsetzung moderner Therapiekonzepte. Profitieren Sie von der betrieblichen Altersvorsorge durch den Arbeitgeber… weiterlesen 


* For MDs applicants 

For your application you will need a German language certificate: level C1 for medical doctors and B2 for nurses as well as for assistants.

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