Abgerundetes Rechteck:       European Hypoxia Symposia

The 5th symposium was organized at the trainings centre of the German Federal Police at Kührointalm. This is situated at the base of the Watzmann near Berchtesgaden and Königssee. The abstracts were published by Medicina Sportiva and most lectures are available as PDF files. More information you can get here.


Congress President: T. Küpper, Assoc. Prof., MD, PhD (RWTH Aachen)

Scientific Committee: H.-V. Ulmer, Prof., MD, PhD (Universität Mainz), M. Tannheimer, MD, PhD (Bundeswehrkrankenhaus Ulm), H. Langhof, MD, PhD (Mittendorff Institut, Berchtesgaden)

The organization was done by a cooperation between the Institute of Occupational & Social Medicine, RWTH Aachen University / Germany, the German Federal Police and the Mittendorff-Institut, Berchtesgaden / Germany. It was under the patronage of the Medical Commission of the Union Internationale des Associations d’Alpinisme (UIAA MedCom) and the German Society for Travel-, Migration– and Tourism Medicine (DGRMT e.V.).

5th Symposium 2011