Fundamentals of Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy in the Surgical and Wound Care Clinic

Upcoming Courses
November 11-15, 2017
Washington University Medical Center
St. Louis, MO

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This educational program is a prerequisite to becoming a Certified Hyperbaric Technologist or Certified Hyperbaric Nurse, as well as for physicians seeking hyperbaric medicine credentialing with their institutions. The course will include didactic lectures with opportunities for Q&A, case-based discussions, hands-on skills stations, hyperbaric chamber demonstrations, and written examinations. This course is co-sponsored by Washington University School of Medicine, Continuing Medical Education and the Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS) and meets the standards and objectives set forth by UHMS as an approved Introductory Training Course. 

Planning Committee
John P. Kirby, MD, MS, FCCWS, FACS - Course Director
Associate Professor of Surgery
Director, Wound Healing Program
Barnes-Jewish Hospital & Washington University School of Medicine

Laurie J. Punch, MD
Assistant Professor of Surgery
Washington University School of Medicine

Douglas J.E. Schuerer, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery
Washington University School of Medicine
Director of Trauma
Barnes-Jewish Hospital

Who Should Attend
Physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, podiatrists and other healthcare professionals providing patient care in a clinical hyperbaric medicine setting

$1,175 (includes textbook)


The Parkway Hotel  The Parkway Hotel is a 220-room hotel located on the Washington University campus. For attendees of this course, the hotel has offered Washington University School of Medicine (WUSM) a group block of rooms for the discounted rate of $124 per night plus tax. Full breakfast is included in room rate. Reservations can be booked online or over the phone. 

The Parkway Hotel
4550 Forest Park Avenue
St. Louis, MO 63108
Book online:
Book by phone: (314) 256-7777, Ask for Group #8030

In support of improving patient care, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.  

Washington University designates this live activity for a maximum of 40 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

It is the policy of Washington University School of Medicine, Continuing Medical Education, that planners, faculty and other persons who may influence content of this CME activity disclose all relevant financial relationships with commercial interests in order for CME staff to identify and resolve any potential conflicts of interest prior to the educational activity. Faculty must also disclose any planned discussion of unlabeled/unapproved uses of drugs or devices during their presentation. Detailed disclosures will be made in activity handout materials.

For more information:
Christa Donald
Phone: (314) 747-4185

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