Garmisch-Partenkirchen is a town in Bavaria, southern Germany. It is the seat of government of the district of Garmisch-Partenkirchen, in the Oberbayern region, which borders Austria. Nearby is Germany's highest mountain, Zugspitze, at 2,962 m (9,718 ft.). The town is known as the site of the 1936 Winter Olympic Games.
The 2019 Ramstein Aerospace Medicine Summit (RAMS) and NATO Science and Technology Organization (STO) Technical Course will be held 18-21 March 2019 in Garmisch Partenkirchen Germany. The event will start at 0800 hours, 18 Mar 2019, and end at approximately 1630 hours, 21 Mar 2019.
The Course Director for the RAMS portion is Lt Col (Dr) Geoffrey Ewing, US Air Forces in Europe-US Air Forces Africa, Aerospace Medicine Division Chief. The Course Director for the NATO STO Technical Course portion is Lt Col (Dr) Richard Hannah, Air Division Surgeon, 1 Canadian Air Division HQ, Canadian Armed Forces.
The General Information Letter, with details about the venue, travelling, etc... will be available on this site once the CSO validates your enrolment.
It is called GIP - RAMS 2019 . pdf and you can find it just below the google maps picture on the right side of this text when you enter this page after you received the validation.
This Technical Course will address advances in aeromedical evacuation, human factors, clinical practice and emerging technology. The objective of this course is to provide state of the art knowledge and practices in aerospace medicine; sharing national practices; evaluate new, emerging and proposed technologies in order to optimise Aerospace Medicine in deployed area and multinational environments, focusing on Operational Aviation Medicine.
Topics to be covered
Multinational Operations - Cooperation and Partnerships - Interoperability - Operational Aviation Medicine - Aeromedical Evacuation - Human Factors - Situational Awareness - Psycho-physiological Enhancement - Mission Effectiveness - Clinical Practices - Selection and Training - Medical Standards