Adventure Travel CME Courses

Continuing medical education and epic outdoor adventures!

Physicians and Nurses of all specialties and their guests will enjoy these exciting travel CME courses. They are designed to offer a high-quality wilderness medicine educational experience in the context of an outdoor adventure. The combination of small group size, outstanding faculty, and hands-on learning make these courses an excellent choice for health professionals who enjoy adventure travel.

The hallmark of these outings is small group camaraderie, meaningful contact with local people, personal attention from your expert resident Trip Leader, and close interaction with faculty. By the end of the trip, most of you will become good friends.

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A CME group at the summit of Mt. Kilimanjaro

Epic CME Adventures

Learn Wilderness Medicine on an epic journey!  

Accredited for CME: up to 16 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM

California CME Rafting Course


Wilderness Medicine Skills & Whitewater Rafting CME
June 10 - 18, 2023

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Fly-Fishing School All Skill Levels! Northern California. Wilderness Medicine CME
Oct. 8 - 13, 2023

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Middle Fork Of The Salmon Whitewater Rafting CME
Sept. 1 - 6, 2023


Main Salmon

Main Salmon River Rafting CME
June 12 - 18, 2023

Bhutan CME Course


Bhutan For The Active Traveler Wilderness Medicine CME
Oct. 26 - Nov. 6, 2022
Sept. 21 - Oct. 2, 2023



Hiking Tour of Provence and the French Riviera - Wilderness Medicine CME
2024 Dates Coming Soon!

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Northern Patagonia Multi-Sport Adventure CME
Jan. 27 - Feb. 4 2023 

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Galapagos Islands: Small Yacht Cruise Wilderness & Marine Medicine CME
April 7 - 17, 2023

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African Wildlife Safari (and Optional Kilimanjaro Ascent) - CME
Oct 1 - 15, 2023

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Mont Blanc

Trekking Europe's Classic Mont Blanc Circuit - Wilderness Medicine CME
Aug. 27 - Sept. 6, 2023
Sept. 6 - 16, 2023

ANNAPURNA Base camp trek CME


Annapurna Sanctuary CME Trek
Oct. 22 - Nov. 5, 2023

Wilderness Medicine Fiji Adventure travel


Fiji Multi-Sports & Scuba Adventure - Wilderness Medicine CME
March 25 - April 1, 2023

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Costa Rica

Costa Rica Multisport Adventure - Wilderness and Travel Medicine CME
Jan. 20 - 29, 2023

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Everest Base Camp

Everest Base Camp Trek - Wilderness and Expedition Medicine CME
Mar 30 - Apr 16, 2023
April 20 - May 7, 2023

Hiking to Torres Del Paine Wilderness Medicine


Classic Patagonia Trekking CME
Jan. 24 - Feb. 4, 2023
Feb. 16 - 27, 2023

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Inca Trail

Inca Trail, Machu Picchu, & Amazon Rain Forest - Wilderness Medicine CME
Oct. 8 - 18, 2023

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Cuba Marine & Havana Experience - Wilderness Medicine CME
Nov. 9 - 19, 2022

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Deluxe African Safari: Zimbabwe & Botswana CME
Sept. 2 - 12, 2023

All leaders in the field of wilderness medicine. Eric Weiss, MD; Howard Donner, MD; Karen Van Hoesen, MD; Tim Erickson, MD; Rick Clark, MD; Sheryl Olson, RN; Peter Hackett, MD; Christopher Vantilburg, MD; Ken Zafren, MD; Brian Gee, MD

Course Content Includes

  • Altitude Illness
  • Hypothermia
  • Frostbite and Other Cold Injuries
  • Environmental Heat Illness
  • Snake Envenomation
  • Marine Hazards & Envenomations
  • Surviving the Unexpected Night Out
  • Lightning Injuries
  • Improvised Medical and Trauma Care
  • Management of Fractures and Dislocations
  • Traveler's Diarrhea, Giardia & Other Waterborne Wilderness Infections
  • Backcountry Medical Kits
  • Wilderness Wound Management
  • Patient Assessment in Wilderness Settings
  • Wilderness Dermatology
  • Preparing for Foreign Travel



"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 providership of the Center for Emergency Medical Education and Wilderness and Travel Medicine. The Center for Emergency Medical Education is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians."

The Center for Emergency Medical Education designates this live activity for a maximum of
16 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits TM.

Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.