T4 course for medics

T4 is an original programme of the Polish Medical Mission created on the basis of international guidelines and our many years of experience

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T4 course for medics – Travel, Trauma, Tropics, Tactics

Polish Medical Mission invites you to a course in travel medicine held in Krakow: T4 – Travel, Trauma, Tropics, Tactics. Selected aspects of travel medicine and lifesaving. The T4 course is an original programme of the Polish Medical Mission developed based on international guidelines including those from the European Resuscitation Council and the TC3 Committee, as well as many years of the PMM’s mission experience. The course is held under the honorary patronage of the Jagiellonian University.

The details of the subject matter include behaviours in situations of threat to health or life during travel, and exercises are conducted in small groups based on simulation scenarios. The trainers are experts of the Polish Medical Mission with experience gained, among others, during medical and stabilisation missions. The trainees will receive a certificate in Polish and English.

The advantage of the course is its practical aspect based solely on the knowledge necessary to work in conditions of increased risk in accordance with the safety, evacuation and lifesaving principles. During the intensive workshop part, the participants practice their skills under the supervision of experienced instructors.

The course is intended for doctors of all specialties, nurses, midwives and paramedics who want to improve their competence in extreme medicine and travel medicine.

Date

26th and 27th of September 2020

Place

Krakow, Conference Centre Faculty of Medicine, ul. św. Łazarza 16, rooms 22 and 23

Available places

0 / 16

Price

750 PLN

Scope

T4 Course topics: Travel, Trauma, Tropics, Tactics

Travel:

  • planning a trip to a ‘high-risk’ country
  • travel safety and crisis situations
  • rules for improvised transport

Trauma:

  • procedures at the scene of accident, injury examination
  • respiratory protection
  • management of a hypothermic casualty
  • vascular access and principles of fluid therapy
  • modern methods of haemorrhage management

Tropics:

  • overheating and heat stroke
  • ‘dirty hands disease’
  • bites and allergies
  • malaria, diarrhoea, fever
  • traveller’s first aid kit

Tactics:

  • behaviour in ‘active shooter’ situations
  • hostage situations
  • providing aid depending on the severity of the risk of enemy fire
Opinions

‘The course gives you the opportunity to do practical activities (e.g. suturing wounds); professional instructors, 100% involved.’

Course information

Date

26th and 27th of September 2020

Place

Krakow, Conference Centre Faculty of Medicine, ul. św. Łazarza 16, rooms 22 and 23

Available places

0 / 16

Price

750 PLN

Registration

Places will be allocated on a first come first served basis.

Payments should be made to the account:

  • Recipient:Polish Medical Mission
  • Address:Rejtana 2, 30-510 Krakow
  • Bank:Bank Pekao S.A.
  • Account number:62 1240 2294 1111 0000 3718 5444
  • Payment details:Course T4, Name and surname of the participant
  • Contact person

    Wioletta Węgorowska-Mosz

    +48 660 434 101
    wioletta.wegorowska@pmm.org.pl
    Registration for the course
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