Tropical Medicine & Wellness Retreat

29. November 2018 at 15:22

6th to 13th April 2019, Costa Rica.

Wild Med Adventures LogoJoin our 7 night Costa Rica CME course in April 2019 for an unforgettable Tropical Medicine & Wellness Retreat.

This course is ideal for those interested in tropical medicine & physician wellness or those looking to learn more about possible injuries and accidents encountered while traveling abroad. Our courses are also great for those travel enthusiasts, group leaders, climbers, walkers, EMTs, paramedics, nurses, PAs, NPs or doctors with a desire to learn medical treatment in austere environments.

We will complete the core curriculum of this CME certification course while staying at our own private, secluded and beautiful Costa Rican Lodge. Leave the planning to us and enjoy an all-inclusive, hassle free stay. We have arranged airport pick-up, private chef for all meals, optional yoga classes once or twice daily, team building on our private obstacle course and many activities to choose from including surf lessons, zip-lining, a sunset cruise, and/or kayaking & paddle boarding down a remote river. Meet like-minded individuals and friends to last a lifetime on this one-of-a-kind CME getaway.

Attending this course you will:

  • Learn the latest practical hands-on wilderness medical skills for patient assessment, stabilization and evacuation.
  • Practice your skills while enjoying the beautiful beaches and waters of Costa Rica
  • Work with our expert faculty to develop your knowledge and awareness regarding tropical medicine
  • Obtain up to 13.5 hours of CME
  • This conference offers FAWM core and elective credits. Actual credits awarded depend on personal credit needs and history with a maximum of 13.5 credits.
  • Our program focuses on treatment of the most common injuries and illnesses encountered while traveling to tropical areas and remote locations.
General Information
Date: 6th to 13th April 2019

Location:
Pacific Coast of the Nicoya Peninsula
Costa Rica

Programme: Find the programme here.

For more information visit the congress website.


Published in GI-Mail 12/2018 (English edition). Sign up for GI-Mail here.  

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