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Warning: This is an archived page from 2015.  We left this info for reference purposes.

September 18, 2015
Pre-Conferences
 (click here):
Survival & Primitive Skills
Lost Person: Search & Rescue
Low & High Ropes Course

Main Course:
Dinner
Introduction to the Wilderness Medicine Weekend *
Animal Attacks *

Campfire, Movie, S’mores​

Lights Out!! No exceptions: Bedtime​

September 19, 2015
Breakfast
Workshops: pick three (1 hour each):
A: Seafood Toxins *
B: Overview of Disaster Assistance & Bioterrorism *
C: Hotel, Fire & Civil Unrest Survival
D: Duct Tape & Safety Pins: Medical Improvisation *

E: Essential Skills for Women in the Wilderness
Lunch
Western Maryland K-9 SAR Team Demo
Workshops: pick two (1 ½ hours each):
A: Fever in the returned traveler: Malaria & Dengue Fever *
B: OMM (Osteopathic Manipulative Medicine) in the Wild *




C: Primitive Fire-Starting
D: Sooo… you want to be a Prepper?

E: Exercise Physiology and the Wilderness Athlete​
Dinner: Pig Roast

Workshops: pick two (1 hour each)
A: Planning for Group Travel *
B: Traveler’s Diarrhea *
C: Survival Kits
D: Medical Kits for Expeditions *

E: Primitive Skills Potluck (only 1800-1900)

E: Story of a Climbing Accident, patient's perspective (only 1900-2000)


Ice Cream Bar, Campfire, Movie, S’mores

Stargaze Like You Know What You're Talking About (weather permitting)
Lights Out!! No exceptions: Bedtime


September 20, 2015

Breakfast
Workshops: pick 3 (1 hour each)
A: Urban Heat Stroke *
B: Toxic Botanicals *
C: Traps & Snares
D: Overview of Search & Rescue Medicine *
E: Ropes & Knots


F: Getting Involved in Wilderness Medicine (only 0830-0930)
Lunch
Disaster Response Team (DRT) Demo
Workshops: pick 2 (1 ½ hours each)
A: Travel Preparation & Ultrasound in the Wild *
B: Austere Emergency Airways & Chest Trauma *
C: Tracking
D: Kit Koncepts: the Bug-Out-Bag
E: Gun Safety

MedWars: a mini-Adventure Race



Breakdown (many hands make light work)

 Friday

1200-1700






1700-1800
1800-1900                   
1900-2000

2000-2300

2300


Saturday      
 0730-0900                  
 0900-1200






1200-1330                
1230-1330

1330-1630









1630-1800


1800-2000








2000-2300   

2100-2200             
2300                       


Sunday                           
0700-0830          
0830-1130








1130-1300       
1200-1300

1300-1600







1600-1700



1600-1700                                           
 
* Indicates AMA PRA Category 1 Credits


ARCHIVED!!  Itinerary

Instructor


Kuipers
Sward
Rollhauser




Bowman
Bowman






Stuntz
Wexler
Kuipers
Stephens

Coppersmith

Rogers

Kaminstein
Barr
Cassone
Coppersmith
Gibbons
Kuipers
Boucher

McCracken



Stauffer
Assi
Kuipers
Bowman
Yurachek

Yurachek



McCracken






Schrading
Goldhahn
Kuipers
Elertas
Lippy
Bowman

Cassone

Wexler

Kaminstein
Schrading
Kuipers
Bowman
Rollhauser
Stephens
Gibbons
Coppersmith
Jarriel

EVERYONE!!