International Speakers

Dr. Simon Althaus

Dr. Simon Althaus, is a specialist anaesthesiologist and prehospital emergency medicine physician in Reutlingen, Germany.

His special interests are:
A irway management
B lood transfusion
C oagulation
D istribution of knowledge for optimal care of patients
E xtensive outdoor activities with family whenever possible
F lying small airplanes
G rabbing the best food I can find

He did most of his training at the tiny University of Greifswald at the coast in northern Germany before learning the south german way of dealing with things. He has been a specialist for almost 10 years now and still deeply in love with the field. Convinced that constant training gives you maximum comfort for almost any situation but does not save you from making stupid mistakes. Fascinated by human factors in decision making and somewhat afraid of „confident" colleagues.