• About the symposium

    This symposium has been organized for hospital and pre-hospital workers (medical and non-medical), researchers and students interested in the field of accidental hypothermia and avalanches. We will have the chance to benefit from the presence of international experts as speakers or participants. We are looking forward to this moment of science, sharing of experiences and friendship, and to welcoming you in Lausanne.



    • The number of participants in presential is limited to 256 (if the sanitary situation allows it)
    • There is a possibility to follow the symposium online (live streaming)
    • Registration is mandatory
    • The language of the symposium will be English



    • 70 CHF in presential (including catering: coffee break, lunch, apéro)
    • 40 CHF to follow the symposium online



    • 08h45 - Welcome / coffee / registration
    • 09h30 - Opening of the 7th International Symposium on Accidental Hypothermia
    • 16h45 - Summary and conclusions
    • 17h00 - End



    • Swiss Society for Emergency and Disaster Medicine (SSMUS/SGNOR): 8 credits
    • Swiss Society for Anaesthesiology and Perioperative Medicine (SSAPM): 6 credits
    • Swiss Society of General Internal Medicine (SSMIG/SGAIM): 5 credits



    • CHUV, Bâtiment AGORA, Rue du Bugnon 25A, 1005 Lausanne, Switzerland
    • From Lausanne railway station or Ouchy park and ride, take the metro M2 towards Croisettes or Sallaz; alight at CHUV station.
    • From Vennes park and ride, take metro M2 towards Ouchy; alight at CHUV station
    • The AGORA building is just opposite (2’ walk) to the metro CHUV station (cross the road)
  • Plan d'accès

    Event venue address

    Bâtiment AGORA Rue du Bugnon 25A Auditoire Paternot 1005 Lausanne Switzerland
    Is the venue wheelchair friendly? Yes