Upcoming Medical Conferences in Kings BeachSearch Criteria : United States of America Kings Beach
May 03 - 05, 2019 | CME 20.50 | USD $695 | Kings Beach, California
AWLS Course is organized by Advanced Wilderness Life Support (AWLS) and will be held from Apr 14 - 16, 2019 at North Tahoe Event Center, Kings Beach, California, United States of America. This CME Conference has been approved for a maximum of 20.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits. Course Description: “Learn the skills to prevent medical problems, reduce suffering, and save lives in non-traditional medical settings” • Earn your Advanced Wilderness Life Support certification • Learn the latest practical hands-on wilderness medicine skills for patient assessment, treatment and evacuation protocols • Practice your skills in live scenarios with our expert instructors • Obtain up to 20.5 hours of category 1 CME* • Receive Wilderness Medical Society Fellowship credits Course Objectives: • To provide a practical foundation in Wilderness Medicine for medical professionals • To teach patient assessment and treatment guidelines for life support until definitive care or evacuation is available • To train the provider in methods for managing medical and traumatic emergencies and urgencies in the wilderness when evacuation is unavailable or unnecessary Topics Include: • Patient assessment • Wound Management • Trauma • Water Treatment • Medical Problems • Hyperthermia, hypothermia, frostbite • Infectious Diseases • Medical Kits • HEENTS (Head, Ear, Eye, Nose, Throat, Skin) • Lightning • Animal & Insect Bites • HAPE/HACE • Musculoskeletal Injuries • Dive Medicine Additional details will be posted as soon as they are available.