World Extreme Medicine is happy to deliver a completely unique Dive Medicine course in Florida focused on dive medicine and hyperbaric emergencies, in cooperation with Florida International University and Aquarius Reef Base, the world’s first undersea research facility.
The FIU Aquarius Undersea Habitat and Laboratory is the world’s only underwater research habitat, located off the Florida Keys in the Carpenter Basin on the Atlantic Ocean’s floor, and used for coral reef research, marine life research, and NASA astronaut training for missions onboard the International Space Station through the NASA NEEMO space analogue program.
About WEM Dive Medicine
The WEM Dive Medicine* course is designed to teach physicians how to recognize, assess, and treat diving medical and hyperbaric crises. Lectures, case presentations, printed support materials, and practical exercises will be used in conjunction with instruction and training from dive medicine professionals from Aquarius Reef Base (ARB), NASA NEEMO, and the Department of Defense. Participants will have a working knowledge of how to evaluate and manage diving medical injuries in an operational setting by the end of the course.
Start: 25 July 2022, 08:00
End: 05 August 2022, 19:00
- PADI Open Water Diver
- Minimum 40 Dives
- Physician/Doctor, Nurse* or Paramedic* (e.g. NR-P)
Please note: Should a course be cancelled due to COVID-19 restrictions, you will receive a full refund and our usual terms and conditions apply. Full details of our COVID-19 policy here.