September 25, 8:00 am - September 27, 5:00 pm
Wilderness Medicine CME – Syracuse, NY
Explore the great outdoors in an all-season destination! Spend your fall apple picking at Navarino Orchards. Chase waterfalls in the summer at Pratt’s Falls or Chittenango Falls State Park. Hit the slopes in winter at Labrador Mountain, Song Mountain, Toggenburg, or Greek Peak. Watch the cherry blossoms bloom in spring and discover off-the-beaten-path gems such as Labrador Hollow.
➢ 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
The AWLS curriculum consists of:
This 3-day course balances didactic lectures with hands-on instruction to most effectively train students in managing medical situations in austere environments. This course is designed for licensed medical professionals (MD, EMT, PA, NP, RN, etc) or medical professionals in training who have an interest in expanding their medical knowledge of wilderness medical pathology and in enhancing their practical skills in a wilderness environment.
With the Advanced Wilderness Life Support certification students earn 20.5 hours of Category 1 CME, as well as Wilderness Medical Society Fellowship credit.