SEPTEMBER 20 - 23, 2012
MEDICAL EXAMINER OF DIVERS
UHMS Member: $850.00
NON-UHMS Member: $950.00
NURSE PRACTITIONER: $550.00
Physician Renewal only (last 2 days):
UHMS Member: $425.00
NON-UHMS Member: $475.00
----Attendees do not need to be a diver to attend ----
John Freiberger, MD and Peter Bennett, PhD, DSc
The Westin New Orleans Canal Place
100 Rue Iberville
New Orleans, LA 70130
Telephone: 504-566-7006 or 800-627-8189
You must identify yourself as attending this course to receive the special rate.
Room Rate: $139.00 s/d
The course content follows the approved curriculum of the Diving Medical Advisory Committee (DMAC), the European Diving Technology Committee (EDTC), and the European Committee of Hyperbaric Medicine (ECHM) so to reflect a uniformly balanced and internationally recognized program of instruction.
This is a specific training course preparing physicians to examine commercial, sport, research, and other related public service divers, and determine their fitness to dive.
The course has been approval as a Level 1 - Medical Examiner of Divers course by the Diving Medical Advisory Committee/European Diving Technology Committee (DMAC/EDTCmed). The course also carries 31.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits (TM). A certificate will be provided to each registered attendee who completes the full course and passes the final examination with a score of at least 70%..
Course Goal and Objectives
The goal of this course is to prepare physicians to examine professional, sport, research and other related public service divers, and determine their fitness to dive.
As a result of this course, the participants should be able to:
The Undersea & Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians. This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the ACCME.
The UHMS designates this live activity for a maximum of 31.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits TM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
All faculty members and planners participating in continuing medical education activities sponsored by UHMS are expected to disclose to the participants any releveant financial relationships with commercial interestes. Full disclosure of faculty and planner relevant financial relationships will be made at the activity.
Phone: 919-490-5140 x 104