Wilderness Medicine CME

Hiking Europe’s Mont Blanc Circuit

August 27 - September 6, 2023
September 6 - 16, 2023
September 1 - 11, 2024
September 11 - 21, 2024

11 DAYS / 10 NIGHTS from $5,800

Our staff at 1-800-246-7238 is ready to help


Trip Highlights

  • Tour du Mont Blanc - a classic circuit of the Mont Blanc massif is a "must-do" for every mountain hiker!

  • Three countries, three cultures, three cuisines - all on one great trip!

  • Breathtaking alpine and glacial scenery every single day. Charming hotels and fine dining by night!

  • Experienced mountain guides bring a wonderful combination of history, geology, and local color to every aspect of the trip

Spectacular trek around the Alp's highest peak! The Mont Blanc Circuit - Wilderness and Travel Medicine conference is one of the world's classic treks!

The spectacular Alps are a mecca for hikers, and the famous "Tour du Mont Blanc" is the centerpiece. This wonderful journey takes us through an ever-changing panorama of dramatic peaks, glaciers, meadows, and alpine beauty! The circuit of Western Europe's highest peak, Mont Blanc (15,771') is one of the world's premier treks!

Along the way you'll be hiking through France, Italy, and Switzerland, each place with its own distinctive culture and flair!

Experienced, colorful mountain guides bring a wonderful blend of history, geology, and local flavor to every aspect of the trip. After a vigorous day of hiking, you'll welcome the comforts of quaint mountain inns and cozy hotels - all featuring excellent meals and great local wines! Wilderness and Travel Medicine lectures take place in the inns each evening.

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Itinerary Snapshot

Hiking Europe’s Mont Blanc Circuit
Wilderness Medicine CME

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Hiking Europe’s Mont Blanc Circuit

Trip Cost: $5,800 (2023 pricing), $6,150 (2024 pricing)
(Includes: 11 days / 10 nights. Professionally guided trek.)
Optional CME Cost: $695 (Approved for 16 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits)

*per person, based on double occupancy.

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Testimonials From Your Colleagues

"The CME trip to Mont Blanc was fabulous. Very well organized... even above expectations. The guides in particular were exceptionally professional, affable, very knowledgeable and mindful of our safety. The guides helped to create a very relaxed, friendly and joyous atmosphere within the group with their humor and piquant stories. The choice of hotels, restaurants, food for lunches on the trails was excellent ..."


"The most interesting CME I have ever attended. Instructors well-versed and entertaining guides very safety oriented and helpful food was amazing! This was the best CME I have attended in my 13 years of practice and I look forward to attending again"


"A wilderness adventure with top-notch staff providing excellent food , fun and facts. Beautiful scenery and outstanding faculty make this a must do for every outdoor enthusiast and medical types alike"


Faculty for the Hiking Europe’s Mont Blanc Circuit

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August 30-September 9th, 2021 Trip Faculty


Susan M. Swetter, MD: Professor of Dermatology; Director, Pigmented Lesion and Melanoma Program, Stanford University Medical Center and Cancer Institute.

Dan Guenin, MD, Faculty

Dan Guenin, MD, FAAEM: Board Certified Emergency Physician, Peninsula Hospital, Burlingame, CA; Medical Team Leader FEMA USAR CA-TF3 Menlo Park, CA.

September 9-19, 2021 Trip Faculty

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Howard J. Donner, MD: Co-author of The Field Guide to Wilderness Medicine. Featured in two successful NOVA documentaries including; Deadly Ascent, and the critically acclaimed film: Everest: The Death Zone. Medical operations consultant for NASA for 5 years. Medical advisor for Telluride's Search and Rescue team. Staff physician for the Himalayan Rescue Association for 2 seasons. Began his career as a professional river and mountain guide, now a Certified Flight Instructor and professional skipper. Has advised mountaineers, rescuers, Olympic athletes, pilots and aerospace personnel throughout his career.

September 4-14, 2022 Trip Faculty

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James Juarez, MD, DipPH: Emergency Physician in Medford, Oregon. Studied International Public health, at the University of Edinburgh, Scotland. Leads various international trips for humanitarian, educational and business investment teams.


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


"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 CreditsTM.

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

This trip is planned, outfitted and conducted by Bio Bio Expeditions, or subcontractors arranged by Bio Bio Expeditions. Please note that Wilderness and Travel Medicine, LLC is responsible for the CME Educational content only. Wilderness and Travel Medicine reserves the right to change or substitute the faculty for any CME course without advance or prior notice to participants.

For more information or to register for this trip please call

Bio Bio Expeditions at 1-800-246-7238