Objectives & Accreditation:
- Identify prevention and treatment of altitude illness based on an understanding of the underlying physiology
- Recognize and properly manage frostbite in the field
- Identify and treat hypothermia in the field
- Identify fracture and dislocation in the wilderness
- Identify the pathophysiology, and treatment of heat-related illness
Target Audience: Primary care physicians, nurses, physician assistants, and other health care providers who might encounter patients in remote settings or who may treat patients that develop medical problems after visiting remote areas. No outside commercial support has been received for this activity.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of the Center for Emergency Medical Education (CEME) and Wilderness and Travel Medicine, LLC. The Center for Emergency Medical Education (CEME) is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit Designation: The Center for Emergency Medical Education (CEME) designates this live activity for a maximum of 37.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
This activity is anticipated to offer up to 37.5 hours of AOA Category 2-A CME credit, pending approval by the AOA.
Disclosure: It is the policy of Center for Emergency Medical Education (CEME) to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all its sponsored educational activities, and that all contributors present information in an objective, unbiased manner without endorsement or criticism of specific products or services and that the relationships that contributors disclose will not influence their contributions. Those in a position to control the content of this educational activity are required to disclose to learners all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interests prior to the beginning of the educational activity.
Resolution of Conflicts of Interest: In accordance with the ACCME Standards for Commercial Support of CME, the Center for Emergency Medical Education implemented mechanisms, prior to the planning and implementation of this CME activity, to identify and resolve conflicts of interest for all individuals in a position to control content of this CME activity.
AAFP: This program has been reviewed and is acceptable for up to 37.5 hours of prescribed credit by the AAFP.
ACEP: This program has been approved by the American College of Emergency Physicians for up to 37.5 hours of ACEP Category 1 credits.
Nurse Credit: Under the new BRN guidelines, this course is also accredited for up to 37.5 hours of nursing credit.
Physician Assistants:The American Association of Physician Assistants accepts Category 1 CME approval from organizations accredited by the ACCME.
*If you do not see your accrediting body listed please contact the association directly to verify the above listed credit designation is acceptable to your particular association.
All participants receive 22.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ for the Main Course.
Participants taking the optional AWEP™ workshop will receive an additional 15.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
Participants taking the optional Wound Management workshop will receive an additional 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
Participants taking the optional Splinting workshop will receive 1.25 additional AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.
Participants taking the optional Travel Medicine workshop will receive an additional 1.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™.
Participants taking the optional Dentistry workshop will receive an additional 2. AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.
You can earn a maximum of 37.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ by taking the AWEP Workshop with the Main Course.
UPCOMING CME DESTINATIONS BY DATE
Aug 30 - Sep 9, 2021
Sept 1 - 6, 2021
Sept 9 - Sep 19, 2021
Sept 13 - 23, 2021
Sep 16 - 24, 2021
Oct 4 - 18, 2021
Oct 10 - 15, 2021
Oct. 12 - 22, 2021
Oct 23 - Nov 2, 2021
Jan 18 - 27, 2022
Jan 24 - Feb 4, 2022
Jan. 27 - Feb 4, 2022
Jan 29 - Feb 5, 2022
Feb 26 - Mar 2, 2022
April 1 - 11, 2022
March 28 - April 14, 2022
April 20 - May 7, 2022
June 11 - 19, 2022
June 12 - 17, 2022
July 29 - Aug 8th, 2022
Sept 1 - 6, 2022
Sept 9 - 14, 2022
Sept 4 - 14, 2022
Sept 14 - 24, 2022
Sept 20 - Oct 4, 2021
Sept 22 - 30, 2022
Sept 29 - Oct 10, 2022
Oct 9 - 19, 2022
Oct 9 - 14, 2022
Oct 23 - Nov 2, 2022
Oct 26 - Nov 7, 2022
Nov 9 - 19, 2022
Jan 21 - 30, 2023
Jan 24 - Feb 4, 2023
Aug 27 - Sept 6, 2023
Sept 6 - 16, 2023