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Missioncraft in Disaster Relief Operations Workshop

Format Workshop
Presenters David A. Bradt and Christina M. Drummond
Description Missioncraft is the art and science of preparing and conducting field operations. This 1-week intensive workshop presents best practices for health personnel in international disaster relief operations. The workshop is offered to selected medical and public health professionals who deploy to disasters as full-time, field-based, hands-on providers. The workshop aims to enhance skill sets required in leadership roles such as organisational team leader or medical coordinator. It is designed for experienced professionals in pursuit of mastery, and is not intended for medical tourists.
Location VIC Metro, Australia
Venue School of Public Health and Preventive Medicine, Monash University, The Alfred Centre
99 Commercial Road, Melbourne Vic 3004

Please contact the event organiser to confirm if this venue is wheelchair accessible
Start/End Date 15 Apr 2013 to 19 Apr 2013
Time 8.30am - 5pm
Cost $2900
Notes Potential participants:  Health care workers with current board certification or specialty society fellowship in clinical medicine or public health  Disaster management professionals with authority to lead health teams from governmental (civil or military), nongovernmental, Red Cross, or UN agencies  Humanitarian professionals with 1 year or more of disaster field experience  Persons anticipating future deployment to disasters
Organiser Monash University
Contact Name Catherine Pound
Telephone 03 9903 0891
Email catherine.pound@monash.edu
Website http://www.med.monash.edu.au/sphpm/creps/seminars.html