An iconic Antarctic Medical Conferenceexploring one of the worlds most amazing regions.
Join us from 7-19 December 2012 aboard the National Geographic Explorer, a state of the art expedition ship. Led by Dr Freer is a former Medical Director of Yellowstone National Park, ex President of the Wilderness Medical Society and subject of the documentary ‘Everest ER’which features her work running the field hospital at Everest Base Camp. The ship will also have its own Expedition Leader, a National Geographic staffer, who are amazing experts in their own right and consequently offer a superb environment from which to explore this incredible region.Schedule*
Day 1 Fly to Buenos Aires, Argentina
Day 2 Buenos Aires/Overnight Hotel
Day 3 Buenos Aires/Ushuaia, Argentina/Embark Ship
Day 4 At Sea
Day 5-10 Antarctica
Day 11-12 At Sea
Day 13 Ushuaia/Disembark/ fly to Buenos Aires
*Subject to change
Medical CME with National Geographic in Antarctica
YouTube video of your Antarctic Expedition ExperienceThe pricing starts at US$11,740 and you will be booking your trip directly with Lindblad Expeditions but doing so under our conference name in order to gain access to our special lecture program. The conference content will be CME accreditedfor an estimated 11 hours by the Wilderness Medical Society and will include the following topic headings:
Cold Weather Injuries
Post-traumatic Stress Disorder in Wilderness Environments
Wilderness Medical Kits
Interpersonal Features of Group Travel
Psychological Issues in Expedition Travel
The cost of the conference will be based on two people sharing a standard cabin but if you want to upgrade, travel singly or book separate travel arrangements then Lindblad Expeditions will be more than happy to make these arrangements for you. Most meals, landings and activities are included in the price but the arrangements will be governed by Lindblad Expedition’s terms and conditions.
How to book…
Please email Rebecca Kleinberg for a reservation form. Should you require further information regarding the itinerary, flights and travel arrangements or specific requirements regarding your stay on the NG Explorer you point of contact is Rebecca on 888-773-9007, if ringing from outside the US on 001-212-261-9000 or email [email protected]I hope you will join us on this amazing journey and we look forward to answering any queries you might have.
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