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CME/CEU Credit Agenda

Upon completion of this program, attendees will be able to:

  1. Explain the importance of wilderness medicine for medical providers.
  2. Discuss common wilderness medical problems, conditions, and
    situations.
  3. Review the knowledge, skills, and techniques necessary for proper
    management of wilderness medicine.
  4. Practice important wilderness medical skills and techniques.
  5. Engage in a competitive format for the evaluation of proficiency in
    wilderness medical skills and techniques.
  6. Identify the importance of teamwork in the success of wilderness
    medicine and wilderness activities in general.
  7. Recognize the importance of proper preparation, planning, and gear
    in the prevention of and management of wilderness medical situations.
  8. Recognize the importance of physical fitness and its impact on the
    execution of health care provider duties, especially in a wilderness
    setting.
  9. Review the potential influences and complications of uncontrolled
    environmental conditions and settings on the management of wilderness
    medical situations.
  10. Develop bonds of collegiality between participants from
    different schools, hospitals, professionals, areas and backgrounds.
  11. Obtain a familiarity with references and resources for
    self-education and further development of wilderness medical
    education.
  12. Develop a deeper sense of respect for the environment and the
    need for proper management and conservation of wilderness areas.

 

Planning Committee

David Ledrick, MD
Michael Caudell, MD
Michael Omori, MD
Jacob Jerdon, DO
Kewal K. Mahajan, MD, CME /Co-Director CME
Ronald Shapiro, MD, CME/Co-Director CME
Teresa Mersereau, MBA, CHCP, CME Manager
Cathy Nelson, CME Program Coordinator

If you have questions, please contact us.

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