Expedition Medicine National Conference

MAY 17-18, 2019    Little Rock, Arkansas


Friday, May 17th

8-9am Intro to Expedition Medicine, Bledsoe

9am-10am Update on Altitude Illness, Hackett

10-10:30am  BREAK

10:30-11:30  Malaria, Townes

11:30-12:30pm  Snake Envenomation, Callahan

12:30-2pm  LUNCH

2-3pm  Disaster Medicine: A Tale of Two Cities, Catlett

3-4pm  Vector-Borne Disease, Callahan

4-4:30pm BREAK

4:30-5:30pm  Building a Career in Expedition Medicine, Kamler

5:30-6:30pm  Getting High for Science, Hackett


Saturday, May 18th

8-9am  Sunscreen and Photoprotection, Bledsoe

9-10am  When Animals Attack: Bears and Cougars, Catlett

10-10:30am  BREAK

10:30-11:30am  Complex Humanitarian Emergencies, Townes

11:30-12:30pm  Pre-Acclimatization: Myths and Realities, Hackett

12:30-2pm  LUNCH

2-3pm  Executive Medicine in Austere Environments: Brace Yourself, Catlett

3-4pm  Arthropod Envenomation, Callahan

4-4:30pm  BREAK

4:30-5:30pm  Frostbite Update, Hackett

5:30-6:30pm  Event Medicine, Townes 

*Schedule is tentative and subject to change