Medical Response in Humanitarian Disasters at the Royal College of Emergency Medicine on March 5th

Medical Response in Humanitarian Disasters at the Royal College of Emergency Medicine on March 5th

The Royal College of Emergency Medicine is  hosting a study day on the Medical Response in Humanitarian Disasters on March 5th, 2019.  This  study day will be of  interest to healthcare workers involved in overseas projects and disaster response.

The key learning objectives of the day are:

  • Gain a better understanding of core humanitarian concepts and standards.

  • Appreciate the complexity and cross cutting skills sets in delivering health services in humanitarian emergencies.

  • Understand the role of Foreign Medical Teams.

  • Appreciate the importance of team – working and leadership skills in supporting humanitarian interventions.

  • Reflect on shared experiences of disaster response and implications on further professional development.

The links below give more details of the study day as well as the college events page.