In October 2008, Dr Christine Bradshaw was awarded an RNLI Bronze Medal for Gallantry for her efforts in treating 3 crewmen on a large ship. She was working on the Island of Hoy at the time. This video explains her input, and why the rescue was particularly tricky.
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This year’s RCGP Conference will be at the SECC in Glasgow – November 5-7. There will be some specifically rural events and presentations… details to follow. You can see a draft programme at the website: www.rcgpannualconference.org.uk.
Another series available on YouTube, is “Nursing TV” – a collection of insights into rural nursing practice in Australia. I know that hyperbaric medical care is delivered by quite a few of our rural colleagues… here’s the Auzzie perspective.
It’s part of a series of recent videos on rural health, compiled by the University of Wisconsin-Madison.
The Institute of Rural Health are supporting the next Rural Health Week in Wales. A Rural Doctors Conference will be held as part of the programme. At the time of writing information was only available for 2008 – however the 2009 programme should be available soon.
Registrations are invited for the next WONCA Rural conference: 12th-14th June in Crete. Click on the logo for more details.
Living and working in stunning scenery, with the occasional chance to enjoy it too.
It’s true that on-call can extend beyond typical commitments of a city-based GP, but the satisfaction of serving a close-knit community can be unparalleled.