Dr Marchbanks Invited to the International Space Medicine Summit (ISMS) , USA

Venue:- Friday, May 4, 2007 – Sunday, May 6, 2007, Rice University, Houston, USA

Sponsor:- James A. Baker III Institute for Public Policy, Baylor College of Medicine The purpose of the International Space Medicine Summit is to bring together the leading physicians and space biomedical scientists from the space-faring nations for high-level discussions of the medical and biomedical challenges astronauts and cosmonauts experience in long-duration flight.

The primary aims of the summit are to foster increased communication, cooperation and collaboration among the world’s top physicians and scientists in the space life sciences; facilitate successful human space exploration; promote solutions that protect the health and well being of the flight crews before, during and after long-duration missions in space; and enhance life on earth by applying the resultant advances in human knowledge and technology acquired through living and working in space.

Web casts:- http://webcast.rice.edu/webcast.php?action=details&event=975