Humanitarian nursing – Josie Gilday: really important and inspirational – to hear how absolutely essential it is to ensure the mainstay of the workforce are working to the highest possible level, achieved through simple, solid on the job education… and to recognise the impact that one person can have by achieving this.
Polar bear attack presentation – engaging, absorbing, terrifying, well presented.
Dr Farkas was inspiring. I use Pen as a motivator but if that man can lug 120kgs to the North Pole, I can definitely man up.
Naked & Afraid. It was extremely engaging and human factors were something I had never really thought/heard much about beforehand.
Medics Under Fire – really important to start the day with some insights into the realities of the current situation. Humanitarian Nursing – really good to hear about capacity building work which will reap benefits for years to come.
Took a selfie with an astronaut! Also just meeting everyone and hearing the inspiring talks.
Loved Day 1 (2017) and all case reports from Elephants to Polar Bear, Kursk Submarine disaster to other enlightening, detailed scrutinised case reports with elaborate expansion into pathophysiology and pathoanatomy and environment, with survival tactics and innovations to be devised to prevent or damage control excellent!
First attendance – loved all of the sessions and wished I could be there all three days
Fantastic workshop – Caught in a multi casualty terrorist attack. Best and most instructive part of the whole conference.