aims to foster the development, dissemination, research and education of internal medicine in Belgium.
Too high, too low, too warm, too cold
13u30 – 14u10: “High-altitude illness: prevention, symptoms and treatment” – Lieven Dupont
14u10 – 14u50: “Diving medicine: basic pathophysiology and submersion incidents” – Wouter Meersseman
14u50 – 15u00: Questions and answers
15u00-15u20: Coffee break
15u20 – 16u00: “Pathophysiology and management of heat-related illnesses” – Peter Vanbrabant
16u00- 16u40: “Accidental hypothermia” – Marc Sabbe
16u40-17u00: Questions and answers – Closing of the meeting
Participation and registration is free of charge for BVIG-SBMI members. Registration fee for non-members: 50 EUR for assistants/trainees and 120 EUR for specialists for the first registration of the year; this includes a membership to BVIG-SBMI for 1 (calendar) year.
Advanced registration is required via firstname.lastname@example.org or online via www.bsim.be - “Scientific Meetings”
Accreditation has been requested
SECRETARYP. Lacor, MD
General Internal Medicine UZ BrusselsBelgium
S. Allard, MDGeneral Internal Medicine UZ Brussels