Due to the large amount of interest in this lecture and the popularity of the event, we’re delighted to now offer RSM Members ¬†the chance to see the Ellison-Cliffe lecture via a webinar from your PC or laptop.¬† Dr Kevin Fong will give the Ellison-Cliffe lecture entitled ‘Medicine for Mars’. Dr Kevin Fong is a Wellcome Trust Public Engagement Fellow and Consultant in Anaesthesia at UCL. He holds degrees in astrophysics, medicine and engineering, and has worked with NASA’s Human Adaptation and Countermeasures Office. He is associate Director and Founder of the Centre for Altitude, Space and Extreme (CASE) environment at UCL
There is no charge for the webinar – but registration is required so that login details can be sent to you the day before the event-
Senior aviation medical examiner Dr. Brent Blue ( Aeromedix.com) thinks “the FAA is actually starting to float the idea of either dropping or relaxing third class medicals for aviation general pilots.” Find out why he thinks so and what may matter more in the case of second and first class certification.Listen him in the following podcast¬†saying medical issues are cited as causal factors in fewer than 1 percent of aircraft accidents,¬†as one of the reasons for this likely deregulation.
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The New Zealand CAA is advertising to fill a Senior Medical Officer position.We’ve got information from Dougal Watson Aeromed-list. The Senior Aviation Medical Officer provides specialist aviation medical advice to internal Civil Aviation Authority (CAA). Specifically this role assists with the ongoing medical assessment and certification activities of the CAA Central Medical Unit and from [...]
This week NASA‘s space shuttle Discovery will fly low over Washington, D.C., atop a jumbo jet and roll into its new permanent home with the Smithsonian Institution. Once the spaceship is settled into the museum, visitors won’t be able to hop into the commander’s seat and fiddle with switches‚ÄĒthe institution intends to seal up Discovery [...]