IPPNW Medical Students Congress

Day 2



Wake-up call, Youth Hostel St. Alban (YHSA)


Departure towards a World without Nuclear Weapons (YHSA to Kollegiengebäude)

08.30 - 10.00

Plenary 2 - Uranium and Environment (Auditorium)
Moderation: Carlos Ferreira (ESR, Portugal)


Tilman Ruff - Getting Bomb Fuel out of Medicine (PDF)


Martin Vosseler - Becoming Earth Compatible - A Planetary Ethic of Responsibility (PDF, Slides)


Dale Dewar - Radioactivity and Health (PDF, Handout)

10.00 - 10.20


10.20 - 12.20

Plenary 3 - Peace and Health (Auditorium)
Moderation: Ehase Agyeno (ISR, Nigeria)


Neil Arya - Capacities and Limitations of Health Workers for Peace (PDF)


Eva-Maria Schwienhorst (replaced by Neil Arya) - Medical Peacework - How to Get Involved (PDF)


Reinhard Erös (replaced by Heiner Tettenborn) - Afghanistan in Summer 2010 - The Political and Humanitarian Situation

12.20 - 12.30

International Student Representative (ISR) voting starts

12.30 - 13.30


13.30 - 15.00

Workshop Session 3

15.00 - 15.50

Break & Relaxation Session (Katharina Bergmann, Alex Rosen)

15.50 - 17.20

Plenary 4 - Essentials in Enduring Engagement (Auditorium)
Moderation: André Michel (DIT Switzerland, OC World Congress)


Robert Del Tredici - Shooting the Bomb One Frame at a Time


Xanthe Hall - How We Make a Difference. Bringing about Change through Action


Gunnar Westberg - Remain True to Your Best Dreams (PDF)

17.20 - 17.37

Doctors in Training (DIT) Project Presentation (Auditorium) (PDF)


ISR election results


Closing words

from 18.15

Evening programm as described here



Student Representatives Session - organizational challenges of IPPNW medical student movement

During the Main Congress a mandatory analysis / audit of the student movement will be held for all National (NSR), Regional (RSR) and International Student Representatives (ISR):

Friday, August 27th

17.00 - 18.15

Student "Board" meeting (RSR, ISR), Room 206
(during Workshop Session of the Main Congress)

Saturday, August 28th

10.30 - 12.00

Student "International Council" meeting (NSR, RSR, ISR, Webmaster), Room 206
(during Workshop Session of the Main Congress)