Welcome to the South Pacific Underwater Medicine Society (SPUMS)

Renew your membership now for 2022.

SPUMS was founded in 1971 and the purposes of the Society have remained unchanged since its inception:
To facilitate the study of all aspects of underwater and hyperbaric medicine, to provide information on underwater and hyperbaric medicine, to publish a journal and to convene members of the Society annually at a scientific conference.


Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine. The Journal of South Pacific Underwater Medicine Society (Incorporated in Victoria) A0020660B and the European Underwater and Baromedical Society.


Breaking news: 

The first issue of 2022 for Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine Volume 52 (1) is available now via your society login. 

Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine is now published electronically. To access the journal log in as a Member.

IMPORTANT: Submissions will only be accepted electronically. Authors, we ask that you visit Manuscript Manager (our online submission platform). Please download a copy of our Instructions to Authors and other important documents required for submitting - which you can find in the Submitting to DHM part of this website.

Older issues can be accessed free of charge at the Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine Journal website


UHMS Annual Scientific Meeting

22-26 May 2022

Peppermill Resort and Casino, Reno, NV, USA


Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine Seminar

29 - 31 July 2022

Moreton Island, South East Queensland, Australia


2022 EUBS, Prague, Czech Republic

September 2022

Prague, Czech Republic


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