Monday, September 12, 2005

Experience DAN at DEMA.

Dan Leigh sends us this material for dissemination.

DEMA 2005 Seminar Schedule
All Seminars will take place in Room S228 of the Convention Center.

Tuesday, Oct. 4
11 a.m to noon Jeff Myers
DAN Instructor Update

2 to 3 p.m. Dick Vann
Rhubarb and the Risk of Decompression Sickness (DCS)

3 to 4 p.m. Dick Vann
Dying to Dive: Risk Factors for Diving Fatalities

Wednesday, Oct. 5

11 a.m. to noon Dan Nord
The DAN Recompression Chamber Assistance Program (RCAP): How you can make a difference.

2 to 3 p.m. Jeff Myers
DAN Instructor Update

3 to 4 p.m. Dick Vann
Staying Conscious while Diving: What You Need to Know about Respiration

4 to 5 p.m. Dick Vann
Risk Factors for Fatal and Non-Fatal Arterial Gas Embolism (AGE)

Thursday, Oct. 6

11 a.m. to noon Jeff Myers
DAN Instructor Update

2 to 3 p.m. Donna Uguccioni/Guy Dear
Diabetes and Diving

3 to 4 p.m. Dan Nord/Guy Dear
The Changing Faces of Divers and Dive Injuries

4 to 5 p.m. Cuauhtemoc Sanchez
Aptitud médica para bucear: Consideraciones sobre salud y restricciones al bucear que todo Instructor debería saber.

Medical Fitness to Dive: Diving Health Concerns and Restrictions Instructors Should Know

5 to 6 p.m. Chris Wachholz Latin American Forum


Booth Presentations (Booth #1539 and #1639)
Tuesday

11 to 11:30 a.m. Petar Denoble
Risk Factors for Fatal and Non-Fatal Arterial Gas Embolism (AGE)


2 to 2:30 p.m. Donna Uguccioni
Staying Conscious while Diving: What You Need to Know about Respiration


3:30 to 4 p.m. Jeff Myers
Overview of New DAN Dive Accident First Aid for Nondivers Program

Wednesday

11 to11:30 a.m. Jeff Myers
Overview of New DAN Dive Accident First Aid for Nondivers Program


1:30 to2 p.m. Petar Denoble
Dive Conditions and the Risk of Decompression Sickness (DCS)


3 to 3:30 p.m. Donna Uguccioni
Diabetes and Diving


Thursday

11 to 11:30 a.m. Petar Denoble
Dying to Dive: Risk Factors for Diving Fatalities


2 to 2:30 p.m. Donna Uguccioni
Staying Conscious while Diving: What You Need to Know about Respiration


3:30 to 4 p.m. Jeff Myers
Overview of New DAN Dive Accident First Aid for Nondivers Program


Friday

11 to 11:30 p.m. Petar Denoble
Dying to Dive: Risk Factors for Diving Fatalities


3 to 3:30 p.m. Donna Uguccioni
Diabetes and Diving



DAN Training Events at DEMA 2005

Dates: 10/4/05-10/9/05
Location of Event: Meeting room at the Residence Inn by Marriott
Opposite the LV Convention Center
Las Vegas, Nev.
Contact: DAN Training
Phone: +1-919-684-2948 ext. 555
Fax: +1-919-490-630
Email: oxygen@DiversAlertNetwork.org

A Representative From DAN Will Be Attending This Event

DAN is offering a series of training opportunities during and after DEMA
this year. With the exception of the in-booth presentations and the
Instructor Updates, all programs are available to DAN Instructor Trainers
only.

DAN Training does not offer Instructor-level training during the DEMA show. For information about Instructor Qualification Courses offered by local DAN Instructor Trainers around the show, contact DAN Training.

Presentations on the new Diving First Aid for Non-Divers program are offered at the DAN booth. Instructor Updates will be offered in a DEMA Show meeting room. All other DAN Training programs, including Instructor Trainer Updates will be conducted in the meeting room at the Residence Inn by Marriott, across the street from the convention center. For pricing, please see registration form.

Tuesday, October 4
8 a.m. to noon - Instructor Trainer Update
11 a.m. to noon - Instructor Update - DEMA Show Meeting room
1:30 to 3:30 p.m. - BLSPRO ITW
3:30 to 4 p.m. - Diving First Aid for Non-Divers (open booth presentation)
4 to 5:30 p.m. - Advanced Oxygen First Aid ITW

Wednesday, October 5
8 to 10 a.m. - BLSPRO ITW
10 30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. - On-Site Neuro ITW
11 to 11:30 a.m. - Diving First Aid for Non-Divers (open booth presentation)
1:30 to 5:30 p.m. - Instructor Trainer Update
2 to 3 p.m. - Instructor Update - DEMA Show Meeting room

Thursday, October 6
8 a.m. to noon - Instructor Trainer Update
11 a.m. to noon -Instructor Update - DEMA Show Meeting room
12:30 to 2:30 p.m. - On-Site Neuro ITW
3 to 5 p.m. - On-Site Neuro ITW
3:30 to 4:30 p.m. - Diving First Aid for Nondivers (open booth presentation)

Friday, October 7
8 to 9:30 a.m. REMO2 ITW
10 a.m. to noon - On-Site Neuro ITW
1:30 to 5:30 p.m. Instructor Trainer Update

Saturday & Sunday, October 8 & 9
8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. DAN Instructor Trainer Workshop
Open to all qualified Instructor Trainers from recognized scuba training
organizations. Must also be DAN Members and instructors for a recognized first aid/CPR certification agency.

Program includes certification in

* Oxygen First Aid for Scuba Diving Injuries
* Oxygen First Aid for Aquatic Emergencies
* Remote Emergency Medical Oxygen (REMO2 (tm))
* Advanced Oxygen First Aid for Scuba Diving Injuries
* First Aid for Hazardous Marine Life Injuries
* Automated External Defibrillators (AEDs) for Scuba Diving

DAN Instructor Trainer Candidates interested receiving certification in the BLSPRO program or the On-Site Neurological Assessment for Divers course can take that at a special package price during the DEMA show.