Wilderness Medicine CME- Cape Town, South Africa

25. Juni 2024

6th September 2024, Cape Town, South Africa.

WLS:MP is designed for medical professionals of all levels (MD, EMT, PA, NP, RN, etc) that have an interest in expanding their knowledge of wilderness medicine pathology and enhancing their practical skills in a wilderness environment.

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WLS:MP courses are designed for all types of outdoor enthusiasts, from the casual day hike to the extended expedition.

During this in-person course, students will learn the latest wilderness medicine skills for patient assessment, diagnosis, treatment, and evacuation. Our expert instructors employ a wide scope of teaching methods, balancing online didactic lectures with practical, hands-on skills and scenarios. Emphasis is placed not just on the materials learned, but the critical decision-making skills surrounding effective backcountry medical management.

Upon course completion, students will earn the WLS:MP certification, valid four years, and be eligible for up to 21.25 hours of Category 1 CME and Wilderness Medical Society Fellowship (FAWM) credit.

Location

Wild Medix will be running this course in Cape Town, South Africa as a residential course over 3 days. The course run from our tented camp set-up on the Palmiet River, near the town of Kleinmond.

Curriculum

The materials below above are covered via online and in person didactic lecture, small group discussion, practical skills sessions, and live scenarios. Each topic will describe pathology, treatment, prevention, and provide evacuation guidelines necessary for high quality patient care. This curriculum is continually reviewed for best practice and the most up to date guidelines.

General Information
Date: 6th September 2024

Location: Cape Town, South Africa

For more information and detailed program visit the website.


Published in GI-Mail 07/2024 (English edition).

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