Surfing Doctors Newsletter – G-land Conference, Subscriptions, Profiles and More

2 June 2024

Greetings to all members

Our new website is up and running and is a work in progress. Check it out: SURFING DOCTORS



It is time to prepare for the 15th Annual SURFING DOCTORS CONFERENCE at G-Land. 

Conference Dates: 19-26th July 2024.

Please aim to arrive in Bali on or before 17 July 24 and in G-land on or before 18 July.

If you haven’t signed up yet, it is $200 for members and $300 for non-members, and you can CONTACT US for any details or information you might require. Indonesia is having a good season so far, and it’s going to be a great conference.  

Conference Location: 

JAWA JIWA CAMP, Alas Purwo National Park, Java, Indonesia.

A select few topics for the conference:

  • “Bru, I’m hot!”–burn management from simple burns to critical care.
  • The milkshake you don’t want -mushroom poisoning toxidrome recognition and treatment.
  • Brown eye, pink eye, stink eye -ophthalmologic emergencies – the basics.
  • Iron Lung for an Iron Man- Ventilator basics to advanced techniques.
  • Putting the bones back in – dislocation, relocations and common surfing orthopaedic injuries.
  • Different strokes for different folks: A case of a CVA (cerebral vascular accident) in Gnaraloo
  • Backbreaker: Spinal injuries and management in a remote setting.

Membership and Profiles

The Surfing Doctors membership has been growing nicely. Please remember that once you have paid for your membership, you must create a profile and send a few photos of yourself surfing. To see examples, check out the MEET THE CREW page.  

Either fill it in online on THIS PAGE or mail it to Jarvi at INFO@CRAIGJARVIS.CO.ZA

We want to get all member’s profiles up as soon as possible.

If you need to reach out to anyone, check out the CONTACT US page on the website.

See you in G-land

The Surfing Doctors Team