An offering of Wilderness Medical Society. Logistics and guiding by Andes Mountain Guides

T his accredited curriculum’s highlights include pathophysiology, treatment and prioritization of care for a variety of medical problems commonly encountered in wilderness environments and settings remote from hospital/ definitive care. Physicians and allied health care providers who counsel patients traveling to remote areas will be interested in the topics covered during this unique CME event. Curriculum includes altitude safety, altitude risk reduction, recent recommendations on altitude-related illnesses prophylaxis, rescue strategies and ethics, as well as real Everest war stories- uncovering what it really takes to deliver health care in the high mountain environment. This will be achieved through didactic lectures, small-group discussions and hands-on training.

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education through the joint sponsorship of the Wilderness Medical Society and Andes Mountain Guides. The Wilderness Medical Society is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The Wilderness Medical Society designates this educational activity for a maximum of 16 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits TM. Each physician should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.


● Trek with an IFMGA certified mountain guide, with plenty of experience around the world
● Get 16 hours AMA/PRA Category 1 CME credits
● Travel to one of the most enigmatic and unknown countries in the planet
● Experience the personalized service that makes Andes Mountain Guides the best option in Buthan

Why come with us?

AMG offers the highests standards on Buthan treks. Being a small company specialized on custom trips, keeping our Buthal Dagala Trek with the same spirit, offering a personalized service in every aspect. Our groups are small, our expeditions don´t overlap and our guides are simply the best: fully IFMGA certified, elite alpinists with extensive experience working  not only in Buthan but all around the world.