31st Annual Winter Illness & Injury Symposium
Monday, December 4, 2023, 3-9 pm
Hyatt Regency Lake Tahoe Resort, Spa & Casino
111 Country Club Drive, Incline Village, NV
$25 per person
Includes CEs, Dinner, Vendor Expo, Raffle Prizes & No-Host Bar
Registration deadline: November 30, 2023 (Space is limited)
Join us for an educational and entertaining evening of great speakers and topics, networking with colleagues and friends, perusing the vendor hall, and enjoying a great meal.
This annual event, supported by Tahoe Forest Health System, is open to all EMTs, ski patrol, paramedics, firefighters, law enforcement, RNs, PAs, NPs, physicians, SAR members, and other mountain and medical professionals.
CE Credits: Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, CEP #17691, for 4 contact hours. This course has been approved for 4 hours of Continuing Education by an approved California EMS CE provider and was instructor-based. California EMS CE Provider #65-0016.
Featured Speakers & Topics
Avalanche Rescue – Beyond the Beep: Considerations for Rescuers
Andy Anderson | Avalanche Forecaster, Tahoe National Forest – Sierra Avalanche Center
Visual Diagnoses in Trauma
Avinash Patil, MD | Associate Professor, Stanford University
Trauma Systems – Care of the Injured Patient from Prehospital to Post-Discharge. AKA: We’re All on the Same Team
Ellen Cooper, MD | Trauma Medical Director, Tahoe Forest Hospital
Out in the Cold: A Field Approach to Hypothermia, Frostbite, and Cold Water Immersion
Howard J. Donner, MD