Monday, August 22, 2005

31st Annual Meeting, Pacific Coast Chapter, UHMS

Here is a letter from Jim Holm, MD, concerning the upcoming PacUHMS meeting in Colorado Springs:

Dr. Campbell,

I have attached some info about our PacUHMS meeting in Colo Springs next month as well as info for potential exhibitors and sponsors (although I don't know that that will of much use to you.) The details of the conference will be on the websites click PacUHMS conference and

I hope you can attend or at least post it on your website. It won't be a big one but will be a good one. The dates and info for the 2006 Winter HBO Symposium (and even the dates for the 2007 Winter HBO Symposium are posted on the website FYI.

Hope all is well.


James R. Holm, MD, FACEP
President PacUHMS


Diving & Hyperbaric Medicine Conference
September 23 & 24, 2005 in Colorado Springs, CO

Pacific Coast Chapter
Undersea and Hyperbaric Medical Society

Friday, September 23: The hyperbaric medicine scientific symposium will provide an update about current knowledge of mechanisms of action and clinical applications. Presentations will include new research topics and reviews of clinical hyperbaric and underwater medicine.

Saturday, September 24: Diver's Day presentations, will cover diving safety and medical care for the scuba diver. Presentations during this session will be of interest to hyperbaric professionals and members of the commercial, scientific and recreational diving communities. Topics will include fitness to dive, recognition and treatment of dysbaric disorders, and other important information.

The conference site is the Wyndham Hotel, Colorado Springs, Colorado

The NBDHMT exam will be offered on the evening of Friday, September 23rd. Medical and Diving professionals are eligible for continuing education credits. Final CME approval is pending.

For meeting information contact:

James Holm, MD
President, Pacific Chapter UHMS
2570 Dunfries Ct.
Colorado Springs, CO 80919

Phone: 719-365-5592
Fax: 719-365-5630
Make your room reservations early at:

Wyndham Hotel
5580 Tech Center Drive
Colorado Springs, CO 80919

Reservations: 877-999-3223 or 719-260-1800
Identify yourself as a member of the “Pacific UHMS” (Group #0922783PAC)

*A special meeting rate of $89 per night, single or double occupancy. Attendees arriving up to 3 days prior to and three days after the meeting dates will be extended the special rate on a space available basis. There is no charge for parking.

Please visit our web site periodically for meeting updates: or