Rural and remote medicine
Australian Antarctic Division
employ doctors for 3 or 9 month positions depending on whether just 3 month Summer or a 9 month Winter stint.
opportunities also to be stationed at Macquarie Island - no icebergs but lots of penguins and isolation.
need to have had appendicectomy prior to travel
they will usually provide you with a brief dental course but you will be expected to have reasonable anaesthetic, resuscitation, minor trauma procedural skills such as Bier's block reduction of fractured distal radius.
Cruise ship medicine
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