Continuing Education

 ■ Postgraduate courses at the University of Cadiz, Spain

MASTER IN MARITIME HEALTH (professional Master 60 ECTS)



There are versions in English and in Spanish. Other possibilities: you can follow them by modules online as continuing education courses and there is the possibility to convalidate practicals. These ones are available: M1, Basis of Maritime Medicine M2. Occupational Maritime Medicine M3, Underwater and Hyperbaric Medicine M4, Nautical and Sports Medicine, subscription opened now in M2 Occupational Maritime Medicine or the Expert in Underwater and Nautical Sports Medicine (M3 start in Mai 2015 and M4 in September 2015) to be finished by the end of October 2015 with possibility to continue latter with more modules of the Master in a next year. The new module 1 of the Master will start in Nov. 2015. Contact direct information in English by email: This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it.

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■   Diploma in Maritime Medicine 

The University of Western Brittany (UBO) is running a diploma of Maritime Medicine.

This diploma is meant for physicians who need a specific knowledge in the maritime field.

It particularly aims at medical doctors practicing on board seagoing ships, trawlers, oceanographic and scientific vessels. At the same time, it brings complementary knowledge to occupational medicine doctors working in the maritime industry or administration. It also aims at the coastal emergency mobile units’ physicians and navy surgeons.

This is not on-line but organised in intensive weeks with training activities.   You can find updated information under Formation on http://www.mersante.comAny medical doctor or PhD can apply (language of the course, French).

Contact : Professor Jean-Dominique Dewitte C.H.U. Morvan , 29609 BREST cedex France
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 ■ World Medical Associations e-learning courses 

In cooperation with the Norwegian Medical Association. WMA is organizing course on Fundamentals of Medical Ethics. The course is free of charge and after finishing the course participants will receive a course certificate by e-mail with in a few days. The Norwegian Medical Association has accredited the course with 8 hours/points in post-graduate and continuing education.

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