The National Conference on Wilderness Medicine

Big Sky Ski Resort, Montana 

February 22 - 26, 2020

About Our World Renowned Faculty

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Eric A. Weiss, MD, FACEP

Professor of Emergency Medicine (Emeritus), Stanford University School of Medicine, Founder and former Director, Stanford University Wilderness Medicine Fellowship; Author of A Comprehensive Guide to Wilderness and Travel Medicine and Editor of Wilderness & Environmental Medicine in the 2017 Clinics of North America.

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Michael J. VanRooyen, MD, MPH, FACEP

Professor, Harvard Medical School and Harvard School of Public Health; Chairman, Department of Emergency Medicine, Brigham and Women's Hospital; The Lavine Professor of Humanitarian Studies, Harvard TH Chan School of Public Health; Director, Harvard Humanitarian Initiative.

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Timothy B. Erickson, MD, FACEP, FACMT, FAACT

Chief, Division of Medical Toxicology, Department of Emergency Medicine, Brigham Health, Harvard Medical School. Core faculty, Harvard Humanitarian Initiative; Section Editor, Wilderness & Environmental Medicine, Boston, MA.

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Valerie Dobiesz, MD, MPH, FACEP

Director of Internal Programs: STRATUS Center for Medical Simulation, Director of Women's Leadership Initiative, Brigham & Women's Hospital and Harvard Medical School; Faculty, Harvard Humanitarian Initiative, Boston, MA.

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Peter Hackett, MD

Founder and Director, Institute for Altitude Medicine, Telluride, CO; Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine, Altitude Research Center, University of Colorado School of Medicine; Former Medical Director, Himalayan Rescue Association; Past President, International Society for Mountain Medicine.

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Kathleen Kerrigan, MD, FACEP

Assistant Professor of Emergency Medicine, University of Massachusetts School of Medicine - Baystate; Director of Simulation, Department of Emergency Medicine, Baystate Medical Center, Springfield, MA; Co-Founder, Special Deliveries.

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James P. Bagian, MD

NASA Astronaut on two Shuttle Missions; Professor, Department of Medicine and Chief Patient Safety And Systems Innovation, University of Michigan; Member, National Academy of Engineering and the Institute of Medicine; Colonel in the U.S. Air Force and pararescue flight surgeon.

cme course faculty Breashears

David Breashears

World-renowned filmmaker, adventurer, and mountaineer who summited Everest five times and produced the IMAX film Everest: Mountain Without Mercy; produced and directed the documentary Storm Over Everest; Founder and Executive Director of GlacierWorks.

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Teresa Wu, MD, FACEP

Associate Professor of Emergency Medicine, University of Arizona College of Medicine, Director, Point of Care Ultrasound Program & Fellowship and Simulation Educators Program, Banner University Medical Center, Phoenix, AZ.

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Howard J. Donner, MD

Filmmaker/Physician/Guide, Member 1997 Nova Everest Expedition; NASA consultant; expedition physician, 1988 American Kangchenjunga Expedition; Medical Officer, Denali Medical Research Project; Certified Flight Instructor, Founding Co-Author of, Field Guide to Wilderness Medicine.

cme faculty karen

Karen B. Van Hoesen, MD , FACEP

Professor of Emergency Medicine, Director, UCSD Diving Medicine Center and Dive Medicine Fellowship, University of California San Diego School of Medicine, San Diego, CA.

cme course faculty joseph

Joseph B. Serra, MD

Founding Member of the Wilderness Medical Society; Orthopedic Surgeon, Stockton, California, 25 year member, National Ski Patrol, Orthopedic Surgeon, Rotary International to Africa.

cme course faculty bernard

Bernard W. Dannenberg, MD, FAAP, FACEP

Clinical Professor of Emergency Medicine, Director, Pediatric Emergency Medicine and Pediatric Emergency Department, Stanford University School of Medicine and Lucille Packard Children's Hospital.

cme course faculty lanny

Lanny Johnson, FNP/PA

Physician Assistant, Jackson Hole, Wyoming; Medical Advisor and former Climbing Park Ranger and Park Paramedic, Grand Teton National Park, Wyoming.

cme course faculty kyle

Kyle Allred, PA

Professional expedition and whitewater guide; Has guided extensively on five continents; Wilderness survival instructor; Co-founder of and

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Gary Kibbee

Navy Seal; Special Forces Survival Instructor; swiftwater rescue, high angle rescue, and dive rescue instructor; specialist in tactical and wilderness medicine, escape and evasion, and confined space rescue.

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Danny Kibbee

Survival instructor specializing in training children and teens to survive in any environment.

CME conference faculty Dora Kibbee

Dora Kibbee, EMT

Survival Instructor specializing in children, teen and adult survival instruction and first aid; Specialist in International Relations and International Travel Safety.

cme course faculty sheryl

Sheryl Olson, RN, BSN

Outdoor Survival and Navigation Instructor, Flight Nurse, Wilderness Safety Instructor, Cruise Ship Nurse, Colorado Springs, Colorado.

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Philip White

Fire Chief (retired), South San Francisco Fire Department; Senior Fire Instructor and Instructor of Heavy Rescue (building collapse); Hazardous Materials specialist; CBRNE Project Manager, Bay Area Urban Security Initiative.