Wilderness/Austere Medicine

Landscape with Sunrise

AWLS/Wilderness and Austere Medicine (WAM) core content

  • Diploma in Mountain Medicine course
  • Enrichment elective lectures (fall and spring)
  • Fall AWLS course: Taught each October at Mt. Moosilauke
  • Resident Didactics: Core content repeated every 1.5 years
  • Spring Student course (first 2 weeks in May)
  • Subspecialty track option
  • UVM student course

WAM collaborations with Dartmouth Hitchcock Medical Center Emergency Medicine (EM)

  • AdventureMed/AWLS
  • Appalachian Mountain Club
  • Army Mountain Warfare School
  • Dartmouth Outing Club and Dartmouth Outdoor Programs
  • Dartmouth Skiway
  • North East Consortium of Wilderness and Austere Medicine
  • Upper Valley Wilderness Rescue Team