Wilderness Medicine Course Details

Course Details

  • Course: Wilderness Upgrade for Medical Professionals
  • Sponsor: Opal Creek Ancient Forest Center
  • Location: Jawbone Flats, OR
  • Dates: Wed, 13 Jun 2018 thru Sun, 17 Jun 2018

Course Information

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Customer Service

Registration and all customer service for this course is handled by Opal Creek Ancient Forest Center.

Course Details

About the WUMP

Five-day module for professional medical practitioners that builds on background in urban emergency care to learn how to improvise equipment, deal with challenging environmental conditions, and make difficult medical decisions in remote locations. More information

Prerequisites

This course is for Medical Professionals (EMTs, Medical Students, Nurses, Physician Assistants, Physicians).

Continuing Education Units

48 hours of EMT CEUs available at no additional cost

Up to 35.75 hours towards the Wilderness Medical Society’s Fellowship of the Academy of Wilderness Medicine at no additional cost

43 hours of Category 1 CMEs for physicians available at no additional cost

Central Wyoming College credit not available

4 semester credits available from University of Utah for an additional fee of $350

1 semester credits available from Western State Colorado University for an additional fee of $80

  • Course: Wilderness Upgrade for Medical Professionals
  • Sponsor: Opal Creek Ancient Forest Center
  • Location: Jawbone Flats, OR
  • Dates: Wed, 13 Jun 2018 thru Sun, 17 Jun 2018
  • CPR Included: No
  • Minimum age: 18