The United Kingdom Diving Medical Committee (UKDMC); and British Hyperbaric Association (BHA) are holding a joint conference in the city of Hull, East Yorkshire, England, Wednesday, 27 Thursday 28, of November 2019.

The running theme “Widening Perspectives” provides an opportunity for all involved in diving medicine to acquire maintain and develop their professional profile and appreciation of fitness to dive standards.

Each day has been attributed for 6 CPD points. The academic program meets the requirements of the UK HSE Approved Medical Examiner of Divers (AMED) revalidation requirements regarding “specialist diving medicine” ongoing training.

A variety of topics will be reviewed by speakers from Belgium, France, Holland, Switzerland and of course the UK.

The conference venue is Hull City Hall, conference dinner is in the Guildhall and Welcoming Drinks at the oldest pub in Hull
Ye Old Black Boy.


As a back to the future special feature, Dr. Susan Kayar (USA) will speak about biochemical decompression from ultra‐deep hydrogen diving, a research program of the US Navy.

# Program Subject Time of event Venue of Event
1 BHA UK DMC Diving medicine Widening Perspectives 27,28 Nov 2019 Hull City Hall, Queen Victoria Square, Carr Ln, Hull HU1 3RQ
Air, daily flights
From Schiphol 09:25 / 16:40 / 21:30 To Schiphol 06:10 / 17:10
by Road, Rail, Ferry and Flying >>
# Hotel Name Distance from workshop venue Website
1 The Royal Hotel Hull 15 min walk - 3min drive https://www.britanniahotels.com/royal-hotel-hull
2 Hull Holiday Inn Marina 20 min walk - 5min drive http://www.hihullmarinahotel.co.uk/
3 Double Tree by Hilton 20 min walk - 5min drive http://doubletree3.hilton.com/en/index.html
4 The Gilson Hotel 15 min walk - 3min drive http://www.gilsonhotel.co.uk/index.html

Our Speakers

Dr Mark Turner

Dr Mark Turner

UKDMC and University Hospitals Bristol NHS Foundation Trust
Peter Wilmshurst

Peter Wilmshurst

UKDMC and University Hospitals of North Midlands
Dr Wingelaar TT

Dr Wingelaar TT

Department of Anaesthesiology, Academic Medical Centre, University of Amsterdam, The Netherlands
Dr JM Schleich

Dr JM Schleich

Rennes University Health Centre, Cardiology and Vascular Diseases Division, Rennes, France
Mr Vasileios Tentzeris

Mr Vasileios Tentzeris

Consultant Thoracic Surgeon Hull University Teaching Hospital NHS Trust
Dr. Susan Kayar

Dr. Susan Kayar

Formerly of the Naval Medical Research Institute Bethesda Maryland USA


Contact Us

North England Medical Hyperbaric Services, NEMHS

44(0)1482 672 462