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ACEP17Pre-Conference Offsite Activity
Climbing Gym at Earth Treks Crystal City

1235 S Clark St, Arlington, VA
Saturday, 10/28/17 | 5:00 PM
Mark your calendars for this pre-conference activity! Wilderness Medicine Section Members are invited to the climbing gym at Earth Treks Crystal City. Meet up with section member Matthew Wilson (in pink scrubs).

Adventures Outside the ED: A Wilderness Medicine Experience in the Exhibit Hall
Sunday, 10/29/17 │ 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Monday, 10/30/17 │ 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Tuesday, 10/31/17 │ 9:30 AM – 3:30 PM
Walter E. Washington Convention Center, Exhibit Halls A-B, Booth #1361
This area will feature a rock climbing wall, wilderness medicine scenarios, hands-on demos, educational presentations in aerospace medicine, Stop the Bleed Course, book signings by Drs. Auerbach and Hawkins, the 2017 photo contest entries and more!

EMRA Wilderness Division Meeting
Sunday, 10/29/17 | 10:00 AM – 12:00 PM
Marriott Marquis, Treasury (Meeting Level 4)

Joint EMS/Tactical/Disaster/Event Medicine/Wilderness Sections Session
Sunday, 10/29/17 | 2:30 PM – 3:30 PM
Marriott Marquis, Independence Ballroom, Salon D (Meeting Level 4)

Wilderness Medicine Fellowship Directors Meeting
Sunday, 10/29/17 │ 4:00 PM – 5:00 PM
Marriott Marquis, Senate Room (Meeting Level 4)

Wilderness Medicine Section Meeting
Monday, 10/30/17 │ 9:00 AM – 11:00 AM
Marriott Marquis, Independence Ballroom, Salon D (Meeting Level 4)

FAST FACTS: Wilderness Medicine
MO - 164 / 1 Hour
10/30/2017 │ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm
Faculty: Timothy B. Erickson, MD, FACEP; Nicholas C. Kanaan, MD, FACEP; TBA
What does the emergency provider need to know when providing care in the wilderness? During this fast-paced, information packed session, this panel of experts will each spend a few minutes (in Pecha Kucha fashion) sharing many pearls from the field about hot topics in wilderness medicine such as cold illnesses, heat illnesses, altitude illness, submersion injuries, avalanche injuries, and wilderness improvisation. The group will then be available to answer your questions, debate, and/or share additional pointers with the group.

EMRA MedWAR
Wednesday, 11/1/2017 | 8:00 AM – 5:00 PM
Seneca Creek Park
11950 Clopper Road
Gaithersburg, MD 20878

Listing of all section meetings at ACEP17: https://www.acep.org/acep17/sections/

Listing of all EMRA events at ACEP17: https://www.emra.org/events/ACEP17/ 

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