Expedition Medicine Advisory Group

The RGS-IBG Expedition Medicine Advisory Group provides a forum for discussion, information and advice to those operating in remote areas.

Medical advice for expeditions and field research

Advice on how to minimise health risks and deal with unexpected medical problems while travelling in remote and wild places.

Medical professionals

Advice and opportunities for medical professionals wanting to practice expedition and wilderness medicine.

Medical students

Studying medicine? Expedition medicine offers an exciting opportunity to combine your training with travel. Learn how to get started.

Expedition Medicine Manuals

Publications providing practical advice on the prevention and treatment of medical problems in the field.