Medical Officer & Decksmaster – The ‘Doc’
TEAM MEMBER since: 2011
LAST MISSION: Expedition ARCTIC OCEAN RAPTOR
DISTANCE SAILED: 3!.000 nm
SEA AREAS: Arctic Ocean, Atlantic Ocean, Caribbean Sea, Pacific Ocean, North Sea, Baltic Sea, Meditterranean Sea, Irish Sea
As Medical Officer he is responsible for all physical issues in the context of this expedition. Beginning from advise to the Logistics Officer regarding best bad weather food to all topics about accident prevention till the shared responsibility with the Security Officer (technical), regarding all physical issues in survival emergency situations (e.g. abandoning the boat to life raft or to an arctic Island)
As Decksmaster is the main responsible for all on deck operations from the rigg to the anchor, from high performance sailing to safety. He is also responsible for the training of the team in all sailing manoeuvres and procedures.
Meet the Expeditons Medical & Logistic Officer Bernd Görgner at: Praxis@goergner-zahnarzt.de