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 Instructor Trainer Workshops (ITW) at DEMA

SEPTEMBER 12, 2019 -- 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.
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DAN Instructor Trainer Workshop (ITW)

AUGUST 30 2019 - DAN Examiner Larry V. Zettwoch in conjunction with Louisville Dive Center is offering a DAN DEMP/Full Suite ITW in the Fall of 2019. The programs will be held October 11 - 13, 2019 in Louisville, KY.The DAN ITW qualifies DAN Instructor Trainers to train DAN Instructors through a DAN Instructor Qualification Course (IQC). After...
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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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