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AVME803 Specialist Aeromedical Retrieval

Conducting a review; neonatal paediatric transfers; obstetric transfers; use of new technologies; burns and thermal injury; infectious diseases; remote medical assistance; expedition and remote area support; repatriation from conflict areas; advanced in-flight interventions; platforms for delivering tertiary level specialist care.

Paper title Specialist Aeromedical Retrieval
Paper code AVME803
Subject Aviation Medicine
EFTS 0.2500
Points 30 points
Teaching period First Semester
Domestic Tuition Fees (NZD) $2,857.50
International Tuition Fees (NZD) $10,363.00

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Limited to
MAeroRT, MAvMed, MHealSc (Endorsed)

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Teaching staff

Course Director: Graham Denyer

Textbooks are not required for this paper.
Graduate Attributes Emphasised

Global perspective, Lifelong learning, Scholarship, Communication, Critical thinking, Research, Self-motivation, Teamwork.
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Learning Outcomes
Students who successfully complete the paper will develop
  • The skilled use of research techniques
  • Clinical appraisal skills
  • Specialised clinical skills

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First Semester

Teaching method
This paper is taught through Distance Learning
Learning management system