Continuing Medical Education
for: Paramedics in Africa
January 22, 2022
Date and time:
22nd January, 2022
See start time for your time zone below
Hypothermia, heat exhaustion, heat stroke
Cold injuries: frostbite, trenchfoot, chilblains, Raynaud's phenomenon
Altitude: HACE, HAPE
Curriculum materials provided courtesy of Wilderness Medical Associates.
Jeff Baierlein, MS, NREMT-B, Wilderness EMT. Jeff Baierlein has been an EMT since 1993 and provided patient care with multiple ambulance services in the USA. He has been a member of backcountry Search and Rescue teams in Arizona, New Hampshire, and Washington state USA, and has performed rescues in the USA and Asia. Jeff has been instructing wilderness medicine courses in 16 countries since 1997. Jeff is the director of Viristar, a consultancy providing wilderness medicine courses, outdoor safety training, and other services to clients in dozens of countries worldwide.
Join the two-hour CME session by Zoom on January 22 using these details:
Meeting ID: 896 9735 2049
This CME session is offered at no charge to participants.
If you are working as a paramedic in a country in Africa and are not yet part of the Paramedics in Africa WhatsApp group, and wish to join, you may request to join the group here.
Click the textbook image to access an online copy of Wilderness and Rescue Medicine textbook
Wilderness Medical Associates: wilderness medical training around the world
Viristar Wilderness & Remote Medicine: wilderness medicine trainings from Viristar
Viristar Risk Management for Outdoor Programs training: outdoor safety course for safari, trekking, and adventure programs
Risk Management for Outdoor Programs textbook: print and e-book resource for wilderness, trekking, safari & experiential programs