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The Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society (UHMS) is an international non-profit organization serving members from more than 50 countries. The UHMS is the primary source of scientific information for diving and hyperbaric medicine physiology worldwide.

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  • SCHEDULE OVERVIEW

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    TUESDAY, June 25

    4:00 PM

    11:00 PM

    UHMS Board of Directors Meeting (Private Meeting)

    WEDNESDAY, June 26

    8:00 AM

    5:00 PM

    Pre-Course: How to Prepare for Accreditation 

     

    8:00 AM

    5:30 PM

    Pre-Course 1: 

     

    8:00 AM

    5:00 PM

    Pre-Course 2: Diving



    8:00 AM


    5:00 PM


    Surveyor Training: contact Derall or Beth at 919-490-5140 x105 to sign up




    1:00 PM

    4:00 PM

    ABPM Exam

    3:00 PM

    5:00 PM

    Editorial Board Meeting

    4:45 PM

    7:45 PM

    HBO Therapy Committee Meeting

    5:30 PM

    7:30 PM

    Associate's Council Meeting

    7:00 PM

    9:00 PM

    WELCOME RECEPTION

    THURSDAY, June 27

    7:00 AM

    8:00 AM

    CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST / EXHIBITS

    7:00 AM

    8:00 AM

    Safety Committee Meeting

    8:00 AM

    8:30 AM

    President's Address: Nick Bird, MD

     

    8:30 AM

    12:00 PM

    Non-Physician Breakout
    (not approved for physician CME credits)

     

    8:30 AM

    10:00 AM

    Plenary Session: Hyperbaric Medicine and Cancer

     

    10:00 AM

    10:30 AM

    BREAK / EXHIBITS

    10:00 AM

    12:00 AM

    Specialty ED & QUARC Team Meeting (Marc Robins)

    10:00 AM

    12:00 PM

    Accreditation Council Meeting

    10:00 AM

    11:00 AM

    ACEP UHM Section Meeting

    10:30 AM

    11:30 AM

    Session A: Diving / Decompression Illness: Theory & Mechanisms



    11:00 AM

    12:00 PM

    GME Committee Meeting

    11:30 AM

    12:00 PM

    Poster Session A

     

    12:00 PM

    1:00 PM

    LUNCH

    ON OWN 

    12:00 PM

    1:00 PM

    Associate's Luncheon (sign up required - limited to 50)

    1:00 PM

    2:00 PM

    Lambertsen Keynote: 

     

    2:00 PM

    5:00 PM

    Non-Physician Breakout

     

    2:00 PM

    3:00 PM

    Session B: HBO2 Therapy Mechanisms

     

    2:00 PM

    3:30 PM

    Material Testing Advisory (AD HOC) Committee

    3:00 PM

    3:30 PM

    BREAK / EXHIBITS

    3:30 PM

    4:00 PM

    Poster Session B

     

    4:00 PM

    5:00 PM

    Plenary Session:  Mechanisms of HBO

     

    5:00 PM

    6:00 PM

    Education Committee Meeting

    5:00 PM

    6:00 PM

    BNA Board Meeting

    6:00 PM

    7:00 PM

    Exhibitor Wine & Cheese Reception

    FRIDAY, June 28

    7:00 AM

    8:00 AM

    CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST / EXHIBITS

    7:00 AM

    8:00 AM

    Past President’s Breakfast

    7:00 AM

    8:00 AM

    NBDHMT Breakfast

    8:00 AM

    12:00 PM

    NBDHMT Board Meeting

    8:00 AM

    10:00 AM

    Plenary Session: Research and Registries for Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy



    10:00 AM

    10:30 AM

    BREAK / EXHIBITS

    10:30 AM

    11:30 AM

    Session C: Diving and Decompression Illness

     

    10:00 AM

    11:00 AM

    ECCHO Working Group Meeting

    10:00 AM

    11:00 AM

    Publication Committee Meeting

    11:00 AM

    1:00 PM

    ACHM-UHMS Meeting

    11:30 AM

    12:30 PM

    Poster Session C

     

    11:30 AM

    12:30 AM

    Registry Meeting (Buckey)

    12:00 PM

    1:00 PM

    LUNCH

    ON OWN 

    1:00 PM

    2:00 PM

    Kindwall Keynote: 

     

    2:00 PM

    3:00 PM

    QUARC Committee Meeting

    2:00 PM

    3:00 PM

    Session D: Clinical HBO2 Therapy

     

    3:00 PM

    3:30 PM

    BREAK / EXHIBITS

    3:00 PM

    4:00 PM

    BNA General Meeting

    3:00 PM

    4:00 PM

    Research Committee Meeting

    3:30 PM

    4:30 PM

    Poster Session D

     

    4:30 PM

    5:30 PM

    Plenary Session: HBO and DFU

     

    5:30 PM

    6:30 PM

    UHMS Business Meeting - Open meeting

    5:30 PM

    7:30 PM

    Specialty Council Meeting (Toups) PRIVATE Meeting

    SATURDAY, June 29

    7:00 AM

    8:00 AM

    CONTINENTAL BREAKFAST / EXHIBITS

    8:00 AM

    10:00 AM

    Plenary Session: Emerging Indications for Hyperbaric Oxygen Therapy



    10:00 AM

    10:30 AM

    BREAK / EXHIBITS

    10:30 AM

    11:30 AM

    Session E: HBO2 Operations, Chambers, and Equipment

     

    11:30 AM

    12:00 PM

    Poster Session E

     

    10:00 AM

    11:00 PM

    Chapter President's Committee Meeting

    10:00 AM

    12:00 PM

    Diving Committee Meeting

    11:00 AM

    12:00 PM

    Membership Committee Meeting

    12:00 PM

    1:00 PM

    LUNCH

     

    1:00 PM

    2:00 PM

    Plenary Session: New Pearls of Wisdom in the Diving and Hyperbaric Medicine Literature



    2:00 PM

    3:00 PM

    Session F: Top Case Reports

     

    3:00 PM

    3:30 PM

    BREAK / EXHIBITS

    3:30 PM

    4:00 PM

    Poster Session F

     

    4:00 PM

    5:00 PM

    Plenary Session: Clinical and Metabolic Aspects in Breath-hold Diving



    7:00 PM

    10:00 PM

    Awards Banquet (separate fee)

    10:00 PM

    12:00 AM

    After Party (separate fee)

     

     

     

     

     

     

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  • GENERAL SESSION SCHEDULE

    THURSDAY, JUNE 27 - SATURDAY, JUNE 29
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  • PRE-COURSE SCHEDULES

    PRE-COURSES: WEDNESDAY, JUNE 26
    Coming soon

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  • NON-PHYSICIAN TRACK SCHEDULE

    THURSDAY, JUNE 27
     (subject to change)
    (not approved for physician CME credits)

    8:00-8:30

    President's Address

    Nick Bird, MD i

    8:30-5:00

    NON-Physician Track Kick Off

    8:30-8:40 

    Welcome & Introductions

    Kay Moseley, RRT

    8:40-8:50 

    UHMS Associates Update

    Bradley Walker, RN

    8:50-9:00

    BNA Update

    Annette Gwilliam, ACHRN

    9:00-9:30

    9:30-9:45

    9:45-10:00

    10:00-10:30

    Break/Exhibits

    Break/Exhibits

    10:30-10:45 

    10:45-11:00 

     

    11:00-11:15

     

     

    11:15-1130 

     
    11:30-11:45  

    11:45-12:00 

    Responding to an active shooter – Learning from one facility’s experience

    Judy Ptak 

    12:00-1:00

    Associates Luncheon (registration sign-up required - limited to 50)

     

    1:00-2:00

    Lambertsen Memorial Keynote:

     

    2:00-2:45

     

    2:45-3:00

     

    3:00-3:30

    Break

    Break

    3:30-3:45

     

    3:45-4:00

     

    4:00-4:20

     

    4:20-5:00

     

     

     

     

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  • ABSTRACT SCHEDULE


     


     

     

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