Beyond Blowing Bubbles

Friday, November 17th, 2017
Event Date: 2/7/2018
The bimonthly lecture series (in its seventh year) provides a platform to maintain a dialogue with local divers and to develop new talks. A social period with light refreshments will start each meeting. There is no charge to attendees and no need to register. The 45-55 minute presentation will be followed by 30+ minutes for questions/discussion. This month's lecture will be presented by Reilly Fogarty. "Beyond Blowing Bubbles" Rebreathers are...

DAN Instructor Trainer Workshops (ITW) – DEMA

Monday, September 18th, 2017
Event Dates: 11/3/2017 - 11/4/2017
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 PREREQUISITES Be a current DAN member Be an active DAN instructor in each course for which you are seeking the Instructor Trainer rating AND have submitted at least three DAN first aid...

Pre-hospital Management of Diving Injuries

Thursday, September 14th, 2017
Event Date: 10/4/2017
The bimonthly lecture series (in its seventh year) provides a platform to maintain a dialogue with local divers and to develop new talks. A social period with light refreshments will start each meeting. There is no charge to attendees and no need to register. The 45-55 minute presentation will be followed by 30+ minutes for questions/discussion. This month's lecture will be presented by Dr. Petar Denoble. "Pre-hospital Management of Diving Injuries"

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Public Lecture: Recent Advances in Bubble Science

Monday, August 14th, 2017
Event Date: 12/6/2017
The bimonthly lecture series (in its seventh year) provides a platform to maintain a dialogue with local divers and to develop new talks. A social period with light refreshments will start each meeting. There is no charge to attendees and no need to register. The 45-55 minute presentation will be followed by 30+ minutes for questions/discussion. This month's lecture will be presented by Dr. Virginia Papadopoulou. "Recent Advances in Bubble Science"

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DAN-UHMS Fall 2017 Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine Course

Tuesday, March 7th, 2017
Event Dates: 10/7/2017 - 10/14/2017
Jointly sponsored by Divers Alert Network and Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society, the course is designed primarily for physicians. However, emergency medical personnel, paramedics, nurses and professionals, as well as instructors, divemasters and nonmedical, diving-related personnel with an interest in dive medicine may also find the course valuable. The program focuses on diving and hyperbaric medicine with emphasis on the latest scientific literature in the field. The course features lectures, case...

Academy of Dive Medicine – Course in Spanish

Tuesday, February 21st, 2017
Event Dates: 4/20/2017 - 4/22/2017
DAN invites medical doctors from all specialties, and recreational, commercial, military and public safety divers from all over Latin America to join us for the 2nd DAN Academy of Dive Medicine. The goal for this Diving Medicine Course is to effectively and efficiently cover the most relevant aspects of diving medicine. *** Participants will be eligible to be part of the DAN Physicians Referral Network *** The course will be offered in Spanish by DAN staff and by Latin American doctors who are already...

A risk-based approach to recompression chamber safety

Tuesday, February 21st, 2017
Event Date: 6/7/2017
The bimonthly lecture series (in its seventh year) provides a platform to maintain a dialogue with local divers and to develop new talks. A social period with light refreshments will start each meeting. There is no charge to attendees and no need to register. The 45-55 minute presentation will be followed by 30+ minutes for questions/discussion. This month's lecture will be presented by Francois Burman. "A risk-based approach to recompression chamber safety"

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Underwater Photography Hazards and Near Misses

Tuesday, February 21st, 2017
Event Date: 4/5/2017
The bimonthly lecture series (in its seventh year) provides a platform to maintain a dialogue with local divers and to develop new talks. A social period with light refreshments will start each meeting. There is no charge to attendees and no need to register. The 45-55 minute presentation will be followed by 30+ minutes for questions/discussion. This month's lecture will be presented by Peter Buzzacott. "Underwater Photography Hazards and Near Misses"

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DAN-UHMS Spring 2017 Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine Course

Sunday, November 6th, 2016
Event Dates: 4/1/2017 - 4/8/2017
Jointly sponsored by Divers Alert Network and Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society, the course is designed primarily for physicians. However, emergency medical personnel, paramedics, nurses and professionals, as well as instructors, divemasters and nonmedical, diving-related personnel with an interest in dive medicine may also find the course valuable. The program focuses on diving and hyperbaric medicine with emphasis on the latest scientific literature in the field. The course features lectures, case ...

DAN Instructor Trainer Workshop (ITW)

Sunday, November 6th, 2016
Event Dates: 11/18/2016 - 11/19/2016
COURSE PREREQUISITES  Be a current DAN member Be an active DAN instructor in each course for which you are seeking the Instructor Trainer rating AND have submitted at least three DAN first aid provider course rosters PLUS have one of the following:         Current scuba instructor trainer         IDC Staff (or equivalent) with DAN Diving Emergency Specialist Instructor         CPR/First Aid instructor Trainer with DAN Diving Emergency Specialist Instructor Two options are...