Society News

2024 WMS Winter Conference Recap

Kirra Paulus, MS-IVJames Whall, MD
April 4, 2024

The WMS was excited to head to Canada to host its 2024 Winter Conference in Whistler, British Columbia in March

2023 Summer Conference Recap

Sierra Soghikian, MS-IIAyla Chase, JHU SON
August 29, 2023

The WMS was excited to head to Spokane, WA for this year’s Summer Conference

2023 Virginia Student/Resident Elective Recaps

Molly Enenbach, DONeelou Tabatabai, DO
June 19, 2023

Learn all about the experiences of several students and residents

2023 MedSail BVI Recap: Your Checklist to Avoiding Tragedy at Sea

Kelly J. Clark, MD
April 3, 2023

Need a recipe for EMR Blues? WMS MedSail may be your antidote

2023 Winter Conference Recap

Jake Bauer, MS1Wesley Goodman-O’Leary, MD, MPH
March 9, 2023

Summaries of the winter 2023 WMS conference in Tahoe

2022 Summer Conference Recap

Jonathan Bauman, MDDanusha (Dee) Sanchez, MD, PMP, MIS, NREMT, NASM-CPT
August 29, 2022

2022 Winter Conference Recap

Emily Veltus, MD, MSPHSally Peterson, MS, MD
April 19, 2022

Elevated Education & Engagement, Both On-Site and Online

Wilderness Matters

Jamie Lieberman MD, DiMM, FAWMLinda Keyes MD, FACEP, FAWM
April 19, 2022

A letter from WMS President Dr. Linda Keyes

Remembering Blair Erb

Marc Cassone, DO, FAWM
December 1, 2021


Summer Conference Recap

Kelly George, CAE
August 2, 2021

Evidence of the WMS Beliefs

Remembering Paul Auerbach

Liz Edelstein, MD, FACEP, FAWM
July 7, 2021

Husband, Father, Son, Mentor, Friend, Innovator, Inventor, Writer, Editor, Educator, Rescuer, Visionary, and Hero

Overcoming the Unprecedented

Kelly George, CAE
March 30, 2021

Pandemic, precipitation, and power outages couldn't stop this virtual conference!

The WMS 2020 Virtual Summer Conference

Kelly George, CAE
August 20, 2020

Turning Lemons Into Lemonade

Winter Conference 2020 Recap

Kelly George, CAE
March 27, 2020

Passionate people, invigorating topics, expert speakers

Fueling Your Joy

Kelly George, CAE WMS Marketing & Communications Director
August 13, 2019

Check out the highlights of the 2020 Summer Conference

2019 Winter Conference Recap

Kelly George
March 17, 2019

Check out the highlights of the 2019 Winter Conference

Society News

Ryan Ingwersen
August 31, 2018

Recap of the annual summer conference...

Medwar Lake Tahoe 2016 Review

Jeffrey Amen
July 19, 2018

Jeff Amen's story of the inaugural Lake Tahoe Medwar...

Environment Symposium

September 28, 2016

Join us this fall at Longleaf Farm near Deer Park, Alabama...

DiMM Refresher Course

Jim Schultz, MD, MBA, FAAFP, DiMM
April 28, 2016

Smoky Mountains, Sawtooth National Forest, Idaho March 2016...

DiMM Refresher Course

Jim Schultz, MD, MBA, FAAFP, DiMM
April 28, 2016

Smoky Mountains, Sawtooth National Forest, Idaho March 2016...

In Memoriam: Wongchhu Sherpa

Elisabeth Edelstein, MD, FACEP, FAWM
February 29, 2016

He was a man who moved mountains to ensure the dreams of many...

WMS Continuing Medical Education

November 17, 2015

Leading the worldwide community of Wilderness Medicine

Medical Direction and the WMS

Jamie R Lieberman, MD, FAWM, DiMMEmily Sagalyn, MD, MPH, FAWM, DiMM
November 13, 2015

You have gained all this expertise and have a passionate love for the outdoors. What is the next step?

Rebirthing the WMS Global Health Committee

Phil Rasori, MD
November 6, 2015

The field of global health has evolved and the easiest path is no longer good enough...

WMS Grand Canyon River CME Adventure

Brad L. Bennett, PhD, NREMT-P, FAWMTom Myers, MD
October 27, 2015

The trip of a lifetime: Recapping the WMS Grand Canyon Adventure CME...

2015 WMS Research Grant Winners

October 2, 2015

Congratulating this year’s winners for the following grants

Adventure CME Q&A

Todd Miner, EdD
August 4, 2015

What better way to continue our education than by taking classes that include all the fun aspects of a wilderness adventure?

2015 Summer Conference Evening Speakers

June 16, 2015

An overview of doctors Rachel Tullet, Meg Walmsley, and Craig Spencer, special guest speakers for the WMS Summer Conference...