The National Conference on

Wilderness Medicine

Big Sky Ski Resort, Montana

February 23 - 27, 2019

Conference Highlights

  • Up to 43.5 hours of CME presentations & practical hands-on workshops taught by nationally renowned faculty

  • Famous for short or non-existent lift lines and uncrowded slopes.

  • State-of-the-art lifts including a high speed, six-person, heated chair.

  • The "Biggest Skiing in America," Big Sky gives you access to more skiing and total vertical feet than anywhere in the United States.

  • Above-tree-line skiing gives Big Sky a European flavor accentuated by a breathtaking tram to the summit of Lone Peak (non-skiers welcome).

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Complete Conference Program & Schedule

The conference features a wide array of interesting and practical wilderness and travel medicine topics presented by authoritative and engaging faculty. View the complete CME program schedule.

Advanced Wilderness & Expedition ProviderTM Certification Course

A comprehensive course leading to AWEP Certification that is designed to prepare physicians and other health care providers with an extensive background in key topics and practical skills needed to become a competent expedition, wilderness, or Search and Rescue Medical Provider. Learn more about AWEP.

OPTIONAL INTERACTIVE WORKSHOPS

The conference has unique optional hands-on workshops on topics ranging from outdoor survival skills to practical wilderness medical skills. Small interactive groups with outstanding instructors. Learn more about our useful hands-on workshops.

INSPIRATIONAL EVENING PROGRAMS

The conference is also highlighted by exciting high adventure evening programs presented by legendary adventurers. Topics include compelling stories about thrilling expeditions to remote regions. Guests are welcome! Get Inspired and learn more.

CHILDREN'S & TEEN'S EDUCATIONAL PROGRAMS

Our wilderness education program for children is nationally acclaimed and classes fill quickly. Please register early! Read more about our program for children and teens.

Accreditation

The Center for Emergency Medical Education (CEME) designates this live activity for a maximum of 39.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Read more about accreditation.

LODGING AT BIG SKY

A wide selection of hotel rooms and condominiums have been reserved for conference participants. A sampling of accommodations is listed below. Take advantage of conference discounts by making reservations online through our website or call Big Sky Resort directly at 800-548-4486 and reference “wilderness medicine.” Read more about accommodations.

Traveling to Big Sky

With excellent air service, Big Sky is easy to reach from any major city in the US. Flights are operated daily by Alaska, Allegiant, American, Delta, Frontier, Jet Suite X, and United. Read more about traveling to Big Sky and exclusive travel discounts.

THE THAI CAVE & CONFINED SPACE RESCUE

Cave and other confined spaces are some of the most challenging environments for rescuers. Two-thirds of all deaths occurring in confined spaces are attributed to persons attempting to rescue someone else. US Navy Seal expert in confined space and dive rescue, who has worked with the Thai Navy SEALs, will discuss the training, special equipment and operational challenges needed to accomplish these difficult rescues and survive in a subterranean environment.

Wednesday, February 27, 2019

bigsky cave rescue CME course

World-Class Faculty

ERIC A. WEISS, MD
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MICHAEL J.
VANROOYEN, MD
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TIMOTHY B. ERICKSON, MD
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VALERIE DOBIESZ, MD
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TERESA WU, MD
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HOWARD J.
DONNER, MD
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JOSEPH B. SERRA, MD
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KAREN B. VAN HOESEN, MD
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BERNARD W. DANNENBERG, MD
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HENRY HERRMANN, DMD
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LANNY JOHNSON, FNP/PA
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KYLE ALLRED, PA-C
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SHERYL OLSON, RN
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GARY KIBBEE
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PHILIP WHITE
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DAVID BREASHEARS
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Tuition

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Physician$760
PA, NP$595
Nurse$575
Non-Professional (no CME)$400
Residents, Medical Students, Paramedics, EMT's$495

"Team" (group) discounts - 3 or more participants from the same institution can sign up simultaneously and receive a $100 discount on each registration fee.

We're proud to offer a 20% discount to Active Military.

For more information or to register please call

844-WILDCME (844-945-3263)

For more information or to register please call

844-945-3263

or

Tax deduction for educational purposes: Under the Tax Reform Act of 1986, Treasury Regulation 1.162-5 permits an income tax deduction for educational expenses (registration fees and cost of travel, including meals and lodging).

Student Scholarships Available: 844-945-3263

E-mail: WildMed@CMEScience.com

The Premier Wilderness Medicine CME Conferences Since 1982

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Testimonials From Your Colleagues

"I was inspired on many levels - certainly the best conference I have ever attended...this conference is such a unique one... such a wonderful experience...It reminds me of why I went into medicine in the first place!"

SANDRA DEVENY, MD (EM)

"Love this seminar! Great speakers! This is my fourth time...I always learn something new...I find the information invaluable and infinitely entertaining! Thank you!"

DENISE BASKIND, MD (EM)

"I attended the conference as a representative from ACEP Education Committee...it was the best conference I have been to in years. Well organized, excellent speakers and great setting."

KATIE HURT, MD

"Absolutely the most enjoyable and interesting CME conference I have ever attended! Probably the best group of lecturers I have ever experienced."

DANIEL NORDIN, MD INTERNAL MEDICINE

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