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High Altitude Talk Show Program

Greetings MMSN Members,

We trust this message finds you all flourishing in both health and spirits. On May 16, 2024, at 3 PM, our community gathered in the Basic Science Building of Maharajgunj Medical Campus for an amazing engagement that proved nothing short of exceptional. It was a High Altitude Talk Show by Dr. Matt, graced by the esteemed presence of Dr. Kamal Thapa and fueled by the vibrant engagement of 28 enthusiastic attendees.

Lecture Attendes

Dr. Matt, with his profound expertise, led us on a captivating journey through the intricacies of expedition medicine. His discourse delved into the multifaceted role of an expedition doctor, offering invaluable insights into the nuanced decision-making processes inherent to high-altitude endeavors. Moreover, he illuminated the paramount significance of understanding and addressing High Altitude Illness, shedding light on its manifestations, prevention strategies, and management techniques.

Dr. Mat presenting on High Altitude Adaptation

One of the focal points of Dr. Matt’s discussion was the pivotal role played by environmental factors in shaping the outcome of summit attempts. Through a mosaic of anecdotes and experiences, he underscored the indispensable nature of adaptability and resilience in navigating the formidable terrain of high-altitude environments. Particularly noteworthy was his exposition on the DiMM program, wherein he expounded upon its efficacy in equipping medical professionals with the requisite skills and knowledge to thrive in challenging expeditionary contexts.

Group Photo: High Altitude Talk Show Program on 16 May 2024
Group Photo at end of session.

The enthusiasm and receptiveness exhibited by our participants were palpable throughout the session, a testament to the caliber of Dr. Matt’s presentation skills and the pertinence of the topics discussed. We extend our heartfelt gratitude to each one of participant who graced the occasion with their presence, enriching the discourse with their perspectives and inquiries.




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