CME: Diving Medicine Conference at Danbury Hospital

DatesApril 14 2012
LocationDanbury Hospital/Creasy Auditorium
24 Hospital Avenue
Danbury, Connecticut
ContactGina Lacey
Phone(203) 739-4964


The morning session will consist of 4 diving related lectures. 3hrs cat 1 CME/CEU.

“Mechanisms of Dive Accidents”
Presented by Dr Bird, CEO and Chief Medical Officer for Divers Alert Network

“Situational Awareness and the Psychology of Diving”
Presented by Dr Sadler, Diving Medical Physician

“Bounce Diving”
Presented by Dr. Partrick, Institute of Diving Medicine in New Jersey

“When to Retire the Diver”
Presented by Dr. Charash, Medical Director of Wound Care and Hyperbaric Medicine at Danbury Hospital

Lunch is included with registration.

1:30-6:00 pm
The afternoon session will consist of two DAN Certification Courses. Participants will have the option to earn one or both certifications. Registration for the afternoon session is requested by April 1st.

DAN Oxygen First Aid for Scuba Diving Injuries
DAN On-site Neurological Assessment for Divers

*** Pre-requisites (for afternoon program only): Participants must have a current/up-to-date, full CPR certification and must complete the online pre-course modules prior to attending the course on April 14th.