UCSF CME: Medicine of the Extremes Conference – Wilderness/Austere/Tactical/Global 2023

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Overview Objectives Accreditation Course Outline
Chairs Faculty Travel & Lodging Cancellation Policy

Department: Medicine
Course Number: MMC23025
Activity Start Date: May 2, 2023
Activity End Date: May 4, 2023

The Pines Resort
Bass Lake, CA 93604


$700 Physicians

$560 Allied Health Professionals

$560 Residents/Fellows



Join the University of California San Francisco - Fresno Department of Emergency Medicine at Bass Lake, California - gateway to Yosemite National Park - for the MEDICINE OF THE EXTREMES -WILDERNESS / AUSTERE / TACTICAL / GLOBAL

The conference is designed to meet the needs of those who may encounter life-threatening situations with limited resources. This includes not only emergency physicians, nurses and PAs, but also internists, family practitioners, backcountry rangers, EMS providers, members of the search and rescue community, and outdoor enthusiasts. Through both lecture and hands-on skills workshops, we will explore topics including survival and field treatment of environmental illness, rescue techniques, wound care, and fracture management. This course is proudly presented by the University of California San Francisco- Fresno Wilderness Medicine Program.

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Upon completion of the High Sierra Wilderness Medicine Conference, attendees should be able to:

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The University of California, San Francisco School of Medicine (UCSF) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

UCSF designates this live activity for a maximum of 18 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
18 hours of California EMS continuing education credits are also available.

The UCSF MEDICINE OF THE EXTREMES Conference is a “green” meeting. Syllabus will be emailed to all participants 1 week prior to the conference.

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Course Outline:

Download 2023 Brochure

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Janak Acharya, MD
Michael Fischer, MD

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Travel & Lodging:

The Pines Resort
54432 Road 432
Bass Lake, CA 93604

Hotel Phone: 877 693 1951
Reservations: 559.692.8816

Rates: $159 King, $179 Queen, $229 Suite

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Cancellation Policy:

Cancellations received in writing before the first day of the course will be refunded, less a $75 administrative fee. No refunds will be made on cancellations received after that date.

Please email your requests to RegEmail@ucsf.edu

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