The diving medicine conference at Danbury Hospital is for divers of types and levels including recreational, scientific, public safety, commercial and and technical, and medical providers.
The conference consists of two sessions; the morning session consists of a series of lectures about topics relating to diving and diving medicine. The afternoon session is a Divers Alert Network (DAN) certification course in Emergency Oxygen for Scuba Diving Injuries. You can attend one or both.
There will also be booths where different dive organizations will be exhibiting, including Oceanblue, so you definitely will not want to miss it!
To register call Gina Lacey at Danbury Hospital 203 739-4964 or write her at email@example.com.
Morning session: 8:00am - 12:30pm $35.00
Owen J. O’Neill, M.D.:
Medical evaluation of the diver with cardiac conditions: To dive or not to dive?
Nick Bird, M.D.
Expectations after Diving Injury
United States Coast Guard
Rescue/recovery of the injured diver
Andrea Zaferes of Lifeguard Systems
Searching and diving in black water, safe and effective techniques
David Charash, D.O.
Otic Barotrauma - protecting your ears
Afternoon session: 1:30pm - 4:30pm $90.00
Divers Alert Network (DAN)Certification course in Emergency Oxygen for Scuba Diving Injuries