Trusted Health and Wilderness Medical Society (WMS) are proud to present: Arctic Remote Nursing - Join us as Dr. Michele Devlin shares about her recent experience as a remote area nurse in the Arctic with indigenous villages. From saving lives on the slopes to providing care on remote expeditions, wilderness nursing is a growing field dedicated to providing care in the most unique of circumstances. Armed with basic supplies, principles of medicine, and the ability to improvise and innovate, wilderness nurses take caring for patients to the extreme! Don't forget your questions, as there will be an allotted Q&A section for our speaker!
All healthcare professionals are welcome to this event, just make sure you RSVP!
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Dr. Michele Devlin is Professor of Environmental Security at the US Army War College in Carlisle, Pennsylvania, and Professor of Arctic Health and Human Security with the National Science Foundation’s UNI ARCTICenter. She is a Doctor of Public Health, registered nurse, and emergency medical technician. Dr. Devlin’s primary specialty areas include the circumpolar human terrain of the North, …