DAN Announces 2020 Dive Show Attendance

DAN will be attending the following dive shows in 2020. Come learn about our latest products and programs or just stop by to say hello. We look forward to seeing you!


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Divers Alert Network Announces $10,000 Dive Research Grant

Divers Alert Network® (DAN®) is now accepting applications for the 2020 DAN/R.W. "Bill" Hamilton Dive Medicine Research Grant. The year-long, US$10,000 grant supports new or ongoing research projects in one or more of the following areas:Development of decompression procedure techniques for commercial, military, technical and/or recreational...
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Dive Industry Raises More Than $220,000 for Conception Families

DURHAM, NC – December 18, 2019 – Divers and dive industry organizations have raised $220,961 for the families who lost loved ones in the Conception disaster. Thirty-four divers perished when the vessel caught fire on September 2 in California's Channel Islands."It has been heartening to see the dive industry and the community of divers around the...
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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©(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 information...
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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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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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