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.


Exciting CME Courses Worldwide

everest adventure travel

Everest Base Camp

Everest Base Camp Trek Wilderness and Expedition Medicine Conference
April 24 - May 11, 2019 (full)
April 5 - 22, 2020
April 23 - May 10, 2020

California CME Rafting Course

Northern California

Wilderness Medicine Intensive Skills Course & Whitewater Raft Adventure
June 8 - 14, 2019

travel medicine galapagos adventure


Galapagos Islands: Small Yacht Cruise Wilderness & Marine Medicine Seminar
April 5 - 15, 2019
April 3 - 13, 2020

fly fishing cme course


Fly-Fishing School All skill levels! Far Northern California. Wilderness & Travel Medicine
October 6 - 11, 2019

costa rica courses

Costa Rica

Costa Rica Multisport Adventure Wilderness and Travel Medicine
January 19 - 28, 2019
January 18 - 27, 2020

wilderness medicine provence course


Hiking Tour of Provence and the French Riviera Wilderness and Travel Medicine Seminar
September 19 - 27, 2019

guatemala cme course

Guatemala Medical Mission

Guatemala Medical Mission CME Trip Wheelchairs For Children Combined With Cultural And Natural History Adventure
March 2 - 9, 2019

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Mount Blanc

Trekking Europe's Classic Mont Blanc Circuit Wilderness and Travel Medicine
September 4 - 14, 2019 (full)
September 14 - 24, 2019
September 2 - 12, 2020

Bhutan CME Course


Bhutan For The Active Traveler Wilderness Medicine CME Conference
April 8 - 19, 2019
October 2 - 13, 2019

Wilderness Medicine Fiji Adventure


Fiji Scuba Diving and Multi-Sports Adventure Wilderness and Travel Medicine
January 31 - February 9, 2019 (full)
January 30 - February 8, 2020

africa cme course


African Wildlife Safari (and optional Kilimanjaro Ascent) Wilderness and Travel Medicine Conference
October 6 - 20, 2019
October 21 - November 4, 2019
October 4 - 18 2020

adventure travel course patagonia


Classic Patagonia - Hiking around Torres Del Paine, Fitzroy, and Cerro Torre
Wilderness and Travel Medicine
January 19 - 30, 2019 (full)
January 18 - 29, 2020

chile cme course


Chile: Northern Patagonia Multi Sport Adventure Wilderness Medicine CME Conference
January 25 - February 2, 2019
January 27 - February 4, 2020

idaho continuing medical education course


Middle Fork Of The Salmon River Raft Expedition Wilderness And Travel Medicine Conference
September 9 - 14, 2019

inca wilderness medicine cme course

Inca Trail

Inca Trail/Machu Picchu Amazon Rain Forest Wilderness and Travel Medicine
October 26 - November 5, 2019 (full)
November 7 - 17, 2019
October 11 - 21, 2020

Outstanding Faculty And Staff

All leaders in the field of wilderness medicine (faculty may vary with course).
Eric Weiss, MD; Howard Donner, MD; Gene Allred, MD; Tim Erickson, MD; Rick Clark, MD; Sheryl Olson, RN; Phil Rasori, MD; Larry Moore, MD. In accordance with ACCME standards, ACEP policy, and WMS policy, all individuals in control of content are required to disclose to the program audience any real or apparent conflict(s) of interest related to the content prior to the start of the activity.


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
15 to 16.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits TM.

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