Diploma in Mountain Medicine (Dip. Mtn. Med.)

The hugely successful Diploma in Mountain Medicine has, for the last 10 years, been run by a partnership between Leicester University and Medical Expeditions and this will remainthe case for those candidates currently enrolled on the course. For all new candidates the course will be administered by the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh.

If you are interested in undertaking the Dip Mtn Med then please contact: for more details.

From 2017 the Diploma in Mountain Medicine will be run by the Royal College of Surgeons Edinburgh and the Union Internationale des Associations D'Alpinisme (UIAA), International Komission for Alpine Rescue (IKAR) and International Society for Mountain Medicine (ISMM)

Link to Diploma site on the UISS website