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button Getting involved

Make connections with University groups and field professionals.

  • Come to Explore: the annual expedition and fieldwork planning seminar for advice and inspiration from field experts
  • Attend the annual National Student Wilderness Medicine UK (SWMUK) Conference. Visit their facebook page to find out more
  • Join your local university Wilderness Medical Society or Exploration Society, or consider setting up your own

button Gaining skills

Gain specialist medical knowledge, but remember it is just as important to be a proficient expedition member.

button Gaining experience

Make the most of your holidays and time allocated for Electives and SSM’s.

Finally, if you are still unsure where to start contact go@rgs.org.

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