Donations to Wilderness Medicine

As the Wilderness Medical Society is a nonprofit organization under Section 501(c) of the United States Internal Revenue Code, all donations are fully tax-deductible.

Wongchu Sherpa Memorial Hospital Project

This project is a result of a commitment to a long-standing vision by Wongchu Sherpa, who has taken his Everest summits and business successes to give back to his boyhood village by developing roads, water projects, and a school. When asked what he further wished to accomplish, he stated that he wishes to bring better access and quality of healthcare to his local village and lower Solukhumbu region. This project is derived from that wish.

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WMS Environmental Council

The WMS is in a unique position: our membership is knowledgeable about wilderness medical problems and issues, and we share a perception that experiencing wild and natural places is essential to sustain personal health.


Wilderness Medicine Research

The Wilderness Medical Society (WMS) is keenly interested in fostering awareness and appreciation among healthcare professionals and scientists for the research of health-related concerns in outdoor and wilderness activities.


WMS General Fund

The Wilderness Medical Society is a 501(c)3 organization, designating it a charity for public good with a responsibility to educate and serve the public, and indicating that donations are tax deductible.


Conference Scholarships

Help a medical student attend a WMS conference!