■ Postgraduate courses at the University of Cadiz, Spain
MASTER IN MARITIME HEALTH (professional Master 60 ECTS)
UNIVERSITY EXPERT IN MARITIME MEDICINE (40 ECTS)
UNIVERSITY EXPERT IN UNDERWATER AND NAUTICAL-SPORTS MEDICINE (20 ECTS)
■ 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.com. Any medical doctor or PhD can apply (language of the course, French).
Contact : Professor Jean-Dominique Dewitte C.H.U. Morvan , 29609 BREST cedex France
■ 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.Information on http://www.legeforeningen.no/id/147135 or see www.wma.net