Official Languages: English and French International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) recognizes the Academy as an International Non-Government Association.

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Transcript Official Languages: English and French International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO) recognizes the Academy as an International Non-Government Association.

Official Languages: English and French
International Civil Aviation Organization (ICAO)
recognizes the Academy as an International
Non-Government Association
1.To promote the development of the scientific base of aviation and
space medicine
2. To encourage and foster research in the fields of aviation and
space medicine
3. To promote exchange of information, ideas and experience in
aviation and space medicine
4. To improve teaching of aviation and space medicine
5. To foster the training of experts (specialists) in aviation and space
medicine
6. To facilitate international cooperation and exchange among
individuals and organizations involved in aviation and space
medicine
7. To provide an international source of recognized expertise in all
areas of aviation and space medicine
A. Sponsoring and/or organizing conferences,
meetings, congresses or study groups
B. Presenting an international consensus view on
aviation and space medicine topics and issues
C. Establishing and/or providing representation to or
support for appropriate commissions, committees
and information services
D. Publishing materials of international interest in
aviation and space medicine
•Members -to-be undergo a selection process and are
elected solely on their merit, regardless of their
nationality, race, creed, ideology or political belief
•Candidates must be medical or science graduates from
an accredited university/college who have made an
outstanding contribution to aerospace medicine and/or
hold an eminent position in this special area and/or in
the allied sciences
•Membership is limited to 250 (such number has never
yet been reached)
The following countries are represented in the Membership:
Argentina
Colombia
Greece
Australia
Congo D.R.
Guatemala
Austria
Côte d’Ivoire
Hong Kong
Belgium
Croatia
Hungary
Brazil
Denmark
Iran
Bulgaria
Finland
Israel
Canada
France
Japan
Chile
Germany
Jordan
Malta
Peru
South Korea
Morocco
Poland
Spain
Mexico
Portugal
Sweden
Moldova
Romania
Switzerland
Namibia
Russia
Thailand
New Zealand
Singapore
The Netherlands
Norway
Slovenia
United Kingdom
Panama
South Africa
USA
•Well established program
•Suitable for young physicians starting a career in
aerospace medicine
•Provides for attendance at a formal course of
instruction in aerospace medicine or,
• Facilitates instruction at a recognized aerospace
medicine institute
Scholarship Application Form:
Visit the IAASM web site
www.iaasm.org
Closing Date: August 1st every year
• Countries of scholarship recipients:
Bolivia
Colombia (5)
India (4)
Israel (2)
Norway
UK
Brazil
Congo D.R.
Irak
Morocco
Pakistan
China
Ethiopia
Iran
Nigeria
South Korea
Sponsored Annually by IAASM
Held in a different country/city every year
Australia
Greece
Philippines
Belgium
Hungary
Portugal
Brazil
Netherlands
Singapore
Canada
India
South Africa
Chile
Ireland
Spain
Czech Republic
Israel
Sweden
Egypt
Italy
Switzerland
Finland
Lebanon
United Kingdom
France
Mexico
Yugoslavia
Germany
Norway
September 2011: Bucharest, Romania
September 2012: Melbourne, Australia
September 2013: Jerusalem, Israel
In 2002, ICAO awarded the prestigious
Edward Warner Award to the Academy
From the ICAO web site:
2002: International Academy of Aviation and Space Medicine
(IAASM), in recognition of the Academy's significant
achievements in aviation medicine for almost a half century.