Would You Know What To Do? Wilderness Med Course Equips People With First Aid Tools

Jul 17, 2019

Perhaps you’re out on a day hike, or you’re driving along on a country road and a medical or traumatic emergency ensues; what can you reasonably do?  Well, a lot provided you have the proper training.  We’re talking Wilderness Medicine in this week’s edition of Dr. Greg Davis on Medicine.

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During one of his walks across campus recently Dr. Greg witnessed a class outside the Seaton Center where students and their instructors were rendering first aid to one another.  Turns out he’d stumbled upon a Wilderness Medicine course taught by the National Outdoor Leadership School, so he chatted up instructor Greg Gaskin to learn more.