Morning plenary sessions will cover all the essential winter wilderness topics, like avalanche rescue, hypothermia, frostbite and recent advances in altitude illness, and much more. In the afternoons you can choose from indoor and outdoor small group sessions and optional hands-on workshops. Or, you may choose to take some time off to ski, snowboard or visit the charming town of Park City. This flexible schedule allows you to have plenty of time for education, recreation and relaxation.
Highlights the wonderful Sherpa culture and beauty of Nepal. This trek takes you from Kathmandu to the heart of the Khumbu Valley area for amazing views of Mt. Everest and other magnificent peaks, and will visit Wongchu’s home village, the site of the hospital in construction. Before his death, Wongchu shared his vision of establishing a well equipped hospital in his home village to his friends of the Wilderness Medical Society (WMS), Stanford University and Everest ER. Hence the Wongchu Sherpa Memorial Hospital Project was proposed, accepted and dedicated to make this a reality.
Please join us for the perfect mix of education, fun and luxury sailing, in the British Virgin Islands.
Sail aboard a Moorings Signature Crewed Yacht with two other couples participating in the MedSail BVI 2018 Conference or Captain your own boat, choosing from our fleet of over 200 bareboats, ranging in size from 32 to 54-ft., monohulls or catamarans.