WILDMED Oktoberfest 2022

Schedule of Events:
​(faculty and content subject to change)

Saturday, October 8, 2022

0730 – 0845                 Breakfast BYO / Social
0830 – 0900                 Intro to the WILDMED Weekend – Bowman 
0900 – 1000                 Expedition Medicine & Kit Development – Bowman 
1000 – 1030                 Cold Weather Medicine – Wilcox / Baumeister
1030 – 1100                 Heat Stress Injuries – Khoury / Baumeister
1100 – 1200                 Overview of Disaster Medicine – When Disaster Strikes – Wexler


1200 – 1315                 Lunch

1215 – 1315                 A. Gamow Bag Demo (climb inside - portable Hyperbaric Chamber) – Khoury / Wilcox

                                     B. CRIC Demo – Baumeister 

1315 – 1400                 Mindset – Crisis Management & Critical Thinking – Wexler 
1400 – 1500                 Toxic Plants – Luong 
1500 – 1600                 Trauma in the Austere Environment – Baumeister 


1600 – 1730                 Workshops: Pick One (1 ½ hours each):
                                     A: Ropes, Knots, & High Angle Wilderness Rescue – Bowman 
                                     B: OMT in the Wild – Barr 
                                     C: Ultrasound – Vy Luong, Kyle Wilcox 
                                     D: Preparedness for Medical Emergency & Disaster­ – Wexler / Baumeister
                                     E: MacGuyver Medicine: Medical Improvisation, Splinting, and Transport
                                          Bonus: Fire Starting / Camp stove / Cooking Demo – Khoury / Berry

1730 – 1900                 Dinner: Pig Roast / OKTOBERFEST Celebration 
1900 – 2000                 Lightning Strikes – Baumeister 
2000 – 2045                 Fish hook removal demo – Bowman 
2100 – 2300                 Ice Cream Social, Campfire, S’mores
2300                             Lights Out!! No exceptions: Bedtime


Sunday, October 9, 2022

0700 – 0830                 Breakfast 
0830 – 0900                 Combining our Passions with our Professions – Bowman
0900 – 1000                 Dive Medicine – Bowman / Scott 
1000 – 1100                 High Altitude AMS, HAPE, HACE – Baumeister / Kreider
1100 – 1145                 Aeromedical Aspects of Medevac & LZ Site Selection – Saulius Elertas
1145 – 1215                 Possible Surprise Demo – Saulius Elertas


1200 – 1300                 Lunch


1200 – 1300                 A. Demo: Survival Food Demo & Water Purification – Baumeister 
1200 – 1300                 B. Demo: Gamow Bag (climb inside a portable Hyperbaric Chamber) – Khoury / Wilcox / Baumeister


1300 – 1400                 Reptile Envenomations – Bowman / Wilcox / Khoury


1400 – 1530                 Workshops: Pick One (1 ½ hours each):
                                     A: Ropes, Knots, & High Angle Wilderness Rescue – Bowman 
                                     B: OMT in the Wild – Barr 
                                     C: Ultrasound – Kreider / Wilcox (Back-up Attgs if high interest)
                                     D: Preparedness for Medical Emergency & Disaster­ – Baumeister

                                          Bonus: Wilderness First Aid Kits, Medical Bag, & IFAK
                                     E: MacGuyver Medicine: Medical Improvisation, Splinting, and Transport
                                          Bonus: Fire Starting / Camp stove / Cooking Demo – Khoury / Berry

1530 – 1800                Breakdown (many hands make light work)

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Itinerary

14th Annual Wilderness Medicine & Survival Skills Conference

October 8th & 9th, 2022

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