Expedition Medicine National Conference

MAY 17-18, 2019    Little Rock, Arkansas


*Below is the schedule for the 2018 Expedition Medicine National Conference.  The schedule for the 2019 event will be posted soon!


Friday, March 9th

8am-9am   The Expedition Physician   (Donner)

9am-10am   Travel Immunizations (Townes)

10am-10:30am   Break

10:30am-11:30am   Large Carnivorous Reptiles   (Bledsoe)

11:30am-12:30pm   Expedition & Wilderness Toxicology   (Erickson)

12:30pm-2pm   Lunch (On Your Own)

2pm-3pm   Reptile Envenomations   (Callahan)

3pm-4pm   High Altitude Medicine   (Donner)

4pm-4:30pm    Break

4:30pm-5:30pm   Lightning Strike Mass Casualty Incident    (Smith)

5:30pm-6:30pm   Everest Disaster    (Kamler)


Saturday, March 10th

8am-9am   Arthropod Envenomations    (Erickson)

9am-10am   Malaria    (Townes)

10am-10:30am    Break

10:30am-11:30am    Emergency at 30,000ft    (Donner)

11:30am-12:30pm   Extreme Expeditions    (Kamler)

12:30pm-2pm     Lunch (On Your Own)

2pm-3pm   Marine Envenomations    (Erickson)

3pm-4pm   Ebola and Mass Casualty Infections    (Callahan)

4pm-4:30pm   Break

4:30pm-5:30pm   Refugee Health    (Townes)

5:30pm-6:30pm   Bringing Combat Medicine to EMS    (Smith)


*Schedule is tentative and subject to change