DAN Mourns the Loss of Industry Pioneer Lee Selisky

Durham, NC (July 19, 2018) – Lee Selisky was an adventurous cold-water diver when he recognized a need for custom weights to use with his drysuit; with ingenuity and hard work he helped launch a significant evolution in dive equipment. Famously known as the "lead king," Selisky began molding weights in his back yard and rapidly progressed to...
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Join DAN at Beneath the Sea 2019

We hope to see you at Beneath the Sea 2019, March 29-31 at the Meadowlands Exposition Center in Secaucus, New Jersey. Check out the following seminars from the experts in dive safety.
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Join DAN at Boston Sea Rovers show

Join DAN at the Boston Sea Rovers show March 9-10 at the DoubleTree Boston North Shore in Danvers, Massachusetts. Learn about the latest DAN programs and products and how to make the most of your DAN membership. The Boston Sea Rovers show is the oldest dive and travel expo in the Northeast.As DAN's way of saying thank you for being a loyal member,...
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Our World Underwater 2019

Don't miss DAN at the 2019 Our World Underwater Dive and Travel Show in Chicago! This weekend-long expo showcases the latest in dive equipment and travel. Learn how DAN is working to make the world a safer place to dive, and find out about the latest DAN programs and products. Discover how you can get the most out of your DAN membership.Visit...
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Public Lecture: The Bumpy Road to Personalized Decompression

The bimonthly lecture series provides a platform to maintain a dialogue with local divers and develop new talks. A pre-event social with light refreshments will start each meeting. There is no charge to attend and no need to preregister. The 45-55 minute presentation will be followed by 30+ minutes for questions/discussion.Dr. Frauke Tillmans, DAN...
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DAN at DEMA 2018 Seminars

CHALLENGES IN INTERPRETING ACUTE POST-DIVE CONDITIONS*MATIAS NOCHETTODivers experience various medical problems besides the bends, and many of these problems can look a lot like DCS. While it's easy to connect the dots after a definitive diagnosis, solving the puzzle in real time can be both an art and a science. Join us to better understand...
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DAN-UHMS Spring 2019 Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine Course

Dates: May 4-11, 2019Saturdays are included at either end as arrival and outbound travel days.Location: Little Cayman Beach ResortLittle CaymanCayman IslandsContact: DAN CMEPhone: 800-446-2671 ext 1556Fax: 919-493-3456Email : dan.uhms.cme@dan.orgSOLD OUTInformation on the Fall course to be posted later....
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DAN Instructor Trainer Workshop (ITW) DEMA

DAN Instructor Trainers conduct the DAN Instructor Qualification Course (IQC) for qualified individuals and model the teaching expected from DAN Instructors when conducting provider level courses. This two-day workshop is the mechanism for becoming a DAN Instructor Trainer.COURSE PREREQUISITESBe a current DAN memberBe an active DAN instructor...
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Daniel Popa, M.D., Ph.D., Receives Prestigious DAN Research Grant

DURHAM, NC — Divers Alert Network® (DAN®) is pleased to announce the selection of Daniel Popa, M.D., Ph.D., as the 2018 recipient of the DAN/R.W. "Bill" Hamilton Memorial Dive Medicine Research Grant.DAN established the award in honor of Bill Hamilton, Ph.D., a physiologist who conducted important research in decompression science, breathing...
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DAN Seeks Communications Professional and Researcher

Durham, NC (June 27, 2018) Divers Alert Network® (DAN®), the world's foremost dive safety organization, is in search of talented people ready to work to promote safe diving worldwide.• DAN is seeking an experienced writer/editor to join its communications team. This person will be responsible for writing and editing articles and other content to...
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Reminder: Your Liability Insurance May Soon Expire

Durham, N.C. (June 28, 2018) As a dive professional you do everything you can to protect your divers; now it's time to ensure you're protected, too. If you're like many of your industry colleagues, your liability insurance policy may be expiring in just a few days. That's why DAN is taking a moment to remind you to ensure you remain covered.If...
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DAN Medical Director James M. Chimiak, M.D., Receives UHMS Diving Medicine Award

Durham, NC (July 11, 2018) — Physician and former U.S. Navy Special Operations, Surface Warfare and Deep Sea Diver James M. Chimiak, M.D., is the recipient of the 2018 Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS) Excellence in Diving Medicine Award.Previously known as the Craig Hoffman Memorial/Charles W. Shilling Award, the Excellence in Diving...
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