The National Conference on

Wilderness Medicine

Santa Fe, New Mexico 

May 29 - June 2, 2019

Conference Highlights

  • Up to 47.5 hours of CME presentations & practical hands-on workshops taught by nationally renowned faculty

  • Sunshine, brilliant blue skies, and the enchanting beauty of the oldest capital city in the US nestled in the Rocky Mountain foothills.

  • Outdoor recreation near Santa Fe is outstanding: Hiking at Tent Rocks, Rafting the Rio Grande, Exploring Bandelier National Monument...

  • Art, food, crafts, and culture! Wander through renowned museums, art galleries, and New Mexico's finest restaurants.

  • Several nearby pueblos are well-preserved and remarkable. Learn how indigenous communities thrived at sites such as Taos Pueblo.

  • Albuquerque (ABQ) is an easy flight from practically anywhere (and a short drive from Santa Fe). Or fly directly to Santa Fe (SAF).

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Complete Conference Program & Schedule

The conference features a wide array of interesting and practical wilderness and travel medicine topics presented by authoritative and engaging faculty. View the complete CME program schedule.

Advanced Wilderness & Expedition Provider (AWEP CERTIFICATIONTM) Course

A comprehensive course leading to AWEP Certification that is designed to prepare physicians and other health care providers with an extensive background in key topics and practical skills needed to become a competent expedition, wilderness, or Search and Rescue Medical Provider. Learn more about AWEP.

OPTIONAL PRE-CONFERENCE: GLOBAL HEALTH / HUMANITARIAN MEDICINE SYMPOSIUM

Humanitarian Medicine overlaps in a large way with Wilderness Medicine because both often involve rendering health care in remote or austere environments with minimal equipment and supplies. The symposium will focus on ways to improve the effectiveness of humanitarian strategies for relief, protection and prevention. Learn more about the symposium.

OPTIONAL INTERACTIVE WORKSHOPS

The conference has unique optional hands-on workshops on topics ranging from outdoor survival skills to practical wilderness medical skills. Small interactive groups with outstanding instructors. Learn more about our useful hands-on workshops.

INSPIRATIONAL EVENING PROGRAMS

The conference is also highlighted by exciting high adventure evening programs presented by legendary adventurers. Topics include compelling stories about thrilling expeditions to remote regions. Guests are welcome! Get Inspired and learn more.

Accreditation

The Center for Emergency Medical Education (CEME) designates this live activity for a maximum of 47.5 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. Read more about accreditation.

LODGING IN SANTA FE

A wide selection of hotel rooms and condominiums have been reserved for conference participants. A sampling of accommodations is listed below. Take advantage of conference discounts by making reservations online through our website or call Big Sky Resort directly at 800-548-4486 and reference “wilderness medicine.” Read more about accommodations.

Traveling to Santa Fe

With excellent air service, Big Sky is easy to reach from any major city in the US. Flights are operated daily by Alaska, Allegiant, American, Delta, Frontier, Jet Suite X, and United. Read more about traveling to Big Sky and exclusive travel discounts.

Fantastic Recreation!

TTo enhance your overall experience during this special week in Santa Fe, we are offering a variety of social and recreational activities that can be enjoyed individually or as a family!

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Bandelier National Monument

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Hiking

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Art & Culture

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Rafting

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Native American History

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Renowned Cuisine

World-Class Faculty

ERIC A. WEISS, MD
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VALERIE DOBIESZ, MD
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HOWARD J.
DONNER, MD
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TIMOTHY B. ERICKSON, MD
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LANNY JOHNSON, FNP/PA
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Jeri Mendelson, MD
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Matt Oliva, MD
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SHERYL OLSON, RN
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Philip Rasori, MD
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JOSEPH B. SERRA, MD
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MICHAEL J.
VANROOYEN, MD
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KAREN B. VAN HOESEN, MD
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KYLE ALLRED, PA-C
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Scott Kuipers
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Carl Gilmore, WEMT
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Brian Horner
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Ari Rasori-Allred
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Tuition

Howard Donner MD, explains evacuation techniques to AWEP students at a Wilderness Medicine CME conference
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Physician$760
PA, NP$595
Nurse$545
Non Professional (no CME)$400
Residents, Medical Students, Paramedics, EMT's$495

"Team" (group) discounts - 3 or more participants from the same institution can sign up simultaneously and receive a $100 discount on each registration fee.
Use Code: Group3

We're proud to offer a 20% discount to Active Military

For more information or to register please call

844-WILDCME (844-945-3263)

For more information or to register please call

844-945-3263

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Tax deduction for educational purposes: Under the Tax Reform Act of 1986, Treasury Regulation 1.162-5 permits an income tax deduction for educational expenses (registration fees and cost of travel, including meals and lodging).

Student Scholarships Available: 844-945-3263

E-mail: WildMed@CMEScience.com

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Testimonials From Your Colleagues

"I was inspired on many levels - certainly the best conference I have ever attended...this conference is such a unique one... such a wonderful experience...It reminds me of why I went into medicine in the first place!"

SANDRA DEVENY, MD

"The first conference I have been to that inspired, entertained, and glued me to the seat. My entire family loved the trip."

ZOHRA CHOUDHRY, MD

 

"Blew me away! Incredibly inspirational, high-quality education. Surpassed my expectations."

JENNIFER CRAMER, RN

"I attended the conference as a representative from ACEP Education Committee...it was the best conference I have been to in years. Well organized, excellent speakers and great setting."

KATIE HURT, MD

"Absolutely the most enjoyable and interesting CME conference I have ever attended! Probably the best group of lecturers I have ever experienced."

DANIEL NORDIN, MD

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