Universitätslehrgang Kontinenz- und Stomaberatung

5. Dezember 2017 at 13:53

Start: März 2018, Krems, Österreich. Für Erkrankte und ihre Angehörigen bringt das Leben mit dem Stoma große Veränderungen und Nöte in den Alltag. Die Stomaanlage greift grundlegend in die physische und psychische Befindlichkeit des Menschen ein. Morphologische und funktionelle Komplikationen und die auch häufige Tabuisierung des vermeintlichen Makels, lassen Menschen […]

One Health Approach

5. Dezember 2017 at 13:21

One Health recognizes that the health of humans, animals and ecosystems are interconnected. It involves applying a coordinated, collaborative, multidisciplinary and cross-sectoral approach to address potential or existing risks that originate at the animal-human-ecosystems interface. The aim is to improve health and well-being through the prevention of risks and the mitigation of […]

18th Annual Minimally Invasive Surgery Symposium (MISS)

5. Dezember 2017 at 10:59

6th to 9th March 2018, Las Vegas, NV, USA. The 18th Annual Minimally Invasive Surgery Symposium (MISS) will offer compelling lectures, surgical video presentations, and lively discussion and debate by world-renowned experts on advanced laparoscopic techniques for managing metabolic disorders, hernia, foregut and diseases of the colon. MISS also offers […]

Mountain Medicine Course in Nepal

4. Dezember 2017 at 12:46

22nd April to 9th May 2018, Kathmandu, Nepal. The ultimate mountain medicine course, which follows the Everest Base Camp Trail up the Khumbu valley to the base camp itself, situated in the shadow of the world’s most iconic peak. During the 17-day course you will follow the Everest Base Camp Trail […]

Experience Report – Sydney

4. Dezember 2017 at 11:28

by Sina Manthey. During my final year at university medical school I completed a two months elective in Obstetrics & Gynecology at Westmead Hospital in Sydney, Australia. The Westmead Hospital The Westmead Hospital is a teaching hospital in the west of the city of Sydney, about a 45 minutes train […]

Big in Japan: Meine Famulatur am Osaka City University Hospital

4. Dezember 2017 at 10:46

von Frederik Bellmann. Vorbereitung Die Organisation der Famulatur gestaltete sich dank der Bewerbung über die Austrian Medical Students Association (AMSA), welche Auslandsaufenthalte für Famulaturen sowie PJ-StudentInnen von 2 Wochen bis zu 6 Monaten vermittelt, sehr einfach und unkompliziert. Die Zusage für Japan bekam ich relativ schnell, obwohl ich meine Bewerbung […]

No creativity without confrontation – EHFG 2017 Outcomes

3. Dezember 2017 at 14:08

The 20th edition of the European Health Forum Gastein centred around the theme of Health in All Politics – a better future for Europe. One of its key insights was coined by newly elected EHFG President Dr Clemens Martin Auer: There is no creativity without confrontation. Now more than ever, […]

The 6th World Congress on Controversies to Consensus in Diabetes, Obesity and Hypertension (CODHy)

30. November 2017 at 15:15

21st to 23rd February 2018, Tel Aviv, Israel.   Over the years, our CODHy congress has provided an exclusive platform for excellent academic debates, providing a forum for international experts in the field of Diabetes, Obesity and Hypertension to discuss and compare data. This unique congress format provides excellent exposure […]

Cancer Epigenetics: New Mechanisms, New Therapies (B4)

30. November 2017 at 14:52

10th to 14th February 2018, Breckenridge, CO, USA. The field of epigenetics has recently emerged as an essential component of oncology research, with altered epigenetic modifications considered to be critical hallmarks of cancers. Unlike mutations, epigenetic aberrations are reversible and as a result, epigenetic therapies hold great promise as anti-cancer […]

Risk Communication Essentials – Get Social!

30. November 2017 at 13:10

Start: anytime, Online Course. Welcome to the online course on risk communication, a core public health intervention in any disease outbreak and health emergency. Risk communication refers to the real-time exchange of information, advice and opinions between experts, officials and people who face a threat to their wellbeing, to enable […]