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Last updated: 11 January 2012

Medical jobs in Antarctica starting July-August 2012

The Australian Antarctic Division (AAD) is seeking Medical Practitioners to support Australia's Antarctic Program in 2013 at one of the three continental and one subantarctic permanent winter stations. Commencement dates are subject to negotiation usually in July-August 2012, according to the AAD's requirements and predeparture training requirements.

Successful applicants will provide a total health care service for expedition personnel. A level of competence, including procedural anaesthetic and surgical skill, appropriate to supporting a totally isolated community is required. Opportunities are available for medical research and participation in field and community activities.

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