the conference at the amazing Hapuna Beach Prince Hotel
Situated on the Kohala Coast, the Hapuna Beach Prince
Hotel has defined Big Island luxury since its opening in 1994. As the second
phase in Rockefeller's creation of Mauna Kea Resort, the hotel property
on the Big Island of
1,839 acres of oceanfront paradise with the legendary Mauna Kea
Beach Hotel. This award winning resort, nestled in the Kuana'oa Bay, has
been ranked as America's #1 beach and one of the top 10 beaches in the world
while boasting a championship golf course. Elegantly designed guest rooms
offering stunning ocean views help you relax while you enjoy this amazing
resort founded on ancient, natural artesian fountains known for respite and
Wilderness & Expedition Provider
Optional Course leading to AWEPTM
(Participants receive 15.5 additional CME credits)
Advanced level intensive and hands-on training taught by leaders in
Wilderness Medicine including, Howard Donner, MD, Eric Weiss, MD,
Sheryl Olson, RN/BSN. Students will learn practical techniques and
practice them in mock scenarios. Successful completion of course
leads to AWEPTM Certification.
Saturday, April 8
8:00 am to 4:00 pm
Sunday, April 9
2:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Monday, April 10
3:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Tuesday, April 11
2:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Course tuition: $495 (Includes 15.5 additional
AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)TM all supplies, syllabus, breakfast, and
|What Your Colleagues
Have Said About Previous Courses!
"Absolutely the most enjoyable and interesting
CME conference I have ever attended! Probably the best group of
lecturers I have ever experienced."
Daniel Nordin, MD
"I attended the Conference as a representative from ACEP Education
Committee... it was the best conference I have been to in years.
Well organized, excellent speakers and great setting."
Katie Hurt, MD
"Most enjoyable and
useful conference I've attended in the last 20 years. I hope to
return every year hereafter."
Alan Lyn, MD FP Santa Paula, CA.
"Truly, the CME course
of a lifetime."
Christopher Lang, MD
"This was the most FUN
and most INTERESTING and most RELEVANT medical conference I have
Sue Rominick, MD - Rheumatology
"Phenomenal course with
much content not available in other programs! ... excellent,
in-depth, very relevant, and practical."
Joseph Leader, M.D. Pediatrics Lexington, Mass.
Excellent, well-organized, and fun! Very practical."
Nan Herriot, MD - Internal Medicine
- 1) Identify prevention and treatment of altitude illness based on an
understanding of the underlying physiology
- 2) Recognize and properly manage frostbite in the field
- 3) Identify and treat hypothermia in the field
- 4) Identify fracture and dislocation in the wilderness
- 5) Identify the pathophysiology and treatment of heat related
Target Audience: Primary care
physicians, nurses, physician assistants, and other health care providers
who might encounter patients in remote settings or who may treat patients
that develop medical problems after visiting remote areas. No outside
commercial support has been received for this activity.
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the
Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing
Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of the Center for Emergency
Medical Education (CEME) and Wilderness and Travel Medicine, LLC. The Center
for Emergency Medical Education (CEME) is accredited by the ACCME to provide
continuing medical education for physicians.
Credit Designation: The Center for Emergency Medical
Education (CEME) designates this live activity for a maximum of 39 AMA PRA
Category 1 CreditsTM Physicians should claim only the credit
commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity. This
activity is anticipated to offer up to 39 hours of AOA Category 2-A CME
credit, pending approval by the AOA.
CME Credit breakdown:
Maximum of 23 AMA PRA
Category 1 CreditsTM
15.5 CME Credits
Please note: To register for the AWEP Certification Course,
you must be registered for the main conference.
Disclosure: It is the policy of Center for Emergency
Medical Education (CEME) to ensure balance, independence, objectivity, and
scientific rigor in all its sponsored educational activities, and that all
contributors present information in an objective, unbiased manner without
endorsement or criticism of specific products or services and that the
relationships that contributors disclose will not influence their
contributions. Those in a position to control the content of this
educational activity are required to disclose to learners all relevant
financial relationships with any commercial interests prior to the beginning
of the educational activity.
Resolution of Conflicts of Interest: In accordance with the
ACCME Standards for Commercial Support of CME, the Center for Emergency
Medical Education implemented mechanisms, prior to the planning and
implementation of this CME activity, to identify and resolve conflicts of
interest for all individuals in a position to control content of this CME
ACEP: Application for CME credit has been filed with the
American College of Emergency Physicians. Determination of credit is
AAFP: Application for CME credit has been filed with the
American Academy of Family Physicians. Determination of credit is pending.
Nurse Credit: Under the new BRN guidelines, this course is
also accredited for up to 39 hours of nursing credit.
Physician Assistants: The American Association of Physician
Assistants accepts Category 1 CME approval from organizations accredited by
Enrollment Information for Wilderness Medicine
Physician ... $750
Paramedics/EMT's ... $395
Active Military ... $550
Residents/Medical Students ... $395
Nurse/PA/NP ... $575
Non Professional (no CME) ... $400
"Team" (group) discounts - 3 or more
participants from the same institution can
sign up simultaneously and receive a 20% discount on each
registration fee. Use Code: Group 3
Student Scholarships available - 844-945-3263
Register by phone: Toll Free 844-WildCME (844-945-3263) or +1(650)
440-4424; Fax (650) 887-2113
Register by Mail:
Wilderness Medicine, 3790 El Camino Real, Suite 2029, Palo
Alto, CA 94306
Tax deduction for educational purposes: Under the Tax Reform Act of 1986, Treasury Regulation 1.162-5 permits an
income tax deduction for educational expenses (registration fees and cost of travel, including meals and lodging).
REFUNDS must be requested by March 8, 2017, and will be
subject to a $100 service charge. After that date no refunds will be given.
Sponsors cannot be responsible for travel difficulty due to road or weather