Survival Medicine Workshops

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*  2014 Survival Medicine Classes *

New!  No prerequisite for any class

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UPCOMING WORKSHOPS

August 4-6, 2014

Survival Medicine 101

Suturing, minor surgery, casting, splinting, labs, much more

Bessemer, AL

Beth El Shaddai Messianic Synagogue, 3921 Parkwood Road, Bessemer, Alabama 35022

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August 16-17, 2014

Mid-Atlantic Emergency Preparedness & Survival Expo, Boonsboro, MD – free classes with paid admission

NO PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED – CLICK HERE for info

Saturday, August 16: Essentials of Infection – What You Can and Cannot Treat Successfully

(An in-depth discussion regarding adult and pediatric infections, with tips and tools for successful treatment)

Sunday, August 17:  Survival Medicine – Ten Tools for Success

(A lecture/demonstration of essential medical skills and equipment to diagnose and treat infections, open wounds, broken bones, acute illness, chronic disease, and much more)

Outdoors – Both Saturday & Sunday – Broken Arms & Legs – How to Splint & Cast Like a Pro

(Live demonstration of how to make, apply, and remove a plaster splint and cast)
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August 23, 2014

Suturing & Minor Surgery – This is taken from Day 2 of Survival Medicine 101

Charleston, WV vicinity – exact location TBA

Link for registration COMING SOON

September 5-7, 2014

The Southern Preppers Expo, Oxford, AL

Suturing Classes at Free Expo

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September 26-28, 2014

Survival Medicine 201

Leesburg, VA

VFW Post #1177, Leesburg, VA (near Washington, DC)

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November 7-9, 2014 (tentative)

Survival Medicine 202

VFW Post #1177, Leesburg, VA (near Washington, DC)

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Additional dates to be announced

* CLICK HERE for a detailed PDF of Survival Medicine Class Descriptions *

See below for brief class descriptions.

* CLICK HERE for a detailed PDF of Survival Medicine Class Descriptions *

Survival Medicine 101 (open to all)

2014 CLASSES:

Mon-Wed, Aug 4-6, Bessemer, AL

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  • Suturing and minor surgery
  • Splinting and casting
  • Labs and clinical procedures
  • Bioterrorism and radiation exposure
  • Antibiotics and infection
  • Treatment of chronic disease

Survival Medicine 102 (open to all)

2014 CLASSES:  dates TBA

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  • Triage, quarantine, and isolation
  • Childbirth, labor, and delivery
  • Poisonings
  • Adult and childhood emergencies
  • Herbal remedies
  • Do-it-yourself dentistry

Survival Medicine 201 (open to all)

2014 CLASSES:

Fri-Sun, Sept. 26-28, Leesburg, VA

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  • Fracture diagnosis and treatment
  • Casting for special situations – Part 1
  • *** Long arm cast, sugartong splint, thumb spica and ulnar gutter splints
  • Treating open fractures
  • Suturing for special situations – Part 1
  • *** Facial and pediatric lacerations, ear, lip, & scalp, advanced suture patterns
  • Field training – suturing under realistic conditions
  • Major trauma
  • *** Bullet wounds and bullet removal
  • *** Chest wounds
  • and much more

Survival Medicine 202 (open to all)

2014 CLASSES:

TBA

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  • Casting for special situations – Part 2
  • *** Long leg cast, hand fractures, plaster vs. fiberglass, pediatric fractures
  • Fractures that are difficult to cast
  • Principles of traction
  • Dislocations
  • Suturing for special situations – Part 2
  • *** Flap lacerations, dog ear repair, layer closure, subcuticular sutures
  • RFID chip removal
  • Childbirth laceration, episiotomy and repair
  • Burn treatment
  • Major trauma
  • *** Emergency tracheotomy
  • *** Head wounds
  • *** Neck injuries
  • *** Back injuries
  • *** Abdominal injuries
  • and much more