DAN Seeks Community Support for Its Work on Behalf of Divers

DURHAM, NC – December 3, 2019 – Divers Alert Network® (DAN®) is now accepting donations to The DAN Foundation, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, through its year-end giving campaign.This year's campaign asks divers to envision what diving would be like without DAN's trusted services such as its 24-hour emergency hotline, medical...
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DAN Unveils New Air Quality and Dive Boat Safety E-Learning Courses

DURHAM, NC – November 6, 2019 – Divers Alert Network® (DAN®) has released two new e-learning courses for dive professionals, boat operators and anyone interested in learning more about safe diving practices. These courses, designed by DAN's risk mitigation and training experts, offer those who put divers in the water an opportunity to refine the...
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DAN-UHMS Spring 2020 Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine Course

Dates:* May 9-16, 2020Saturdays are included at either end as arrival and outbound travel days.Location:* Little Cayman Beach Resort Little CaymanCayman IslandsContact:* DAN CMEPhone:* 800-446-2671 ext 1556Fax:* 919-493-3456Email:* dan.uhms.cme@dan.orgRegistration Form ...
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Dive Industry Comes Together to Support Families of M/V Conception Victims

DURHAM, NC – September 12, 2019 – Organizations throughout the diving industry have joined forces to raise money for the families who lost loved ones in the Conception tragedy. We are calling upon the community of divers around the world to join in this unified effort.On September 2, the M/V Conception, a 75-foot dive boat, was anchored off Santa...
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DAN Awards Prestigious Hamilton Research Grant to Jens-Christian Meiners

DURHAM, NC – July 17, 2019 – Divers Alert Network® (DAN®) has awarded the 2019 DAN/R.W. Hamilton Dive Medicine Research Grant to Dr. Jens-Christian Meiners to fund his research in the mechanics of gas bubble formation and dissolution in spinal cord tissue.A longtime scuba diver, Meiners is a professor of physics and biophysics at the University of...
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DAN Offers Resources for Dive Pros Seeking Liability Coverage

DURHAM, NC – June 11, 2019 – If you're a dive professional, it may be time to renew your annual liability coverage. It's also a great time to gain insight into the specifics of liability insurance and understand what sets DAN Risk Retention Group apart from other liability insurance providers.Most importantly, DAN RRG is more than just an...
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David Wilkinson Named 2019 DAN/Rolex Diver of the Year

DURHAM, NC – April 17, 2019 – Divers Alert Network® and Rolex® are pleased to announce that Dr. David Wilkinson has been selected as the 2019 DAN/Rolex Diver of the Year. The award was presented on Saturday, April 13, at the Our World-Underwater Scholarship Society® 45th Annual Awards Program in New York.Dr. Wilkinson is a senior staff specialist...
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