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Tactical Medicine and Rescue Symposium

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Date(s) - September 26 - September 27
All Day

Crowne Plaza Indianapolis Airport
2501 South High School Road
Indianapolis, IN 46241
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About The Event

The first annual Tactical Medicine and Rescue Symposium in Indianapolis, Indiana is the premier special operations medicine conference in the Midwest. This elite one-day event is taught by leading experts in the field who teach practical techniques and proven concepts rooted in unrivaled operational experience. 

The morning starts off with the featured speaker, US Army Major Andrew Fisher. While working as a paramedic at Wishard, Andrew started the Marion County Sheriff Department’s Tactical EMS program, he went onto serve as a physician assistant with the 75th Ranger regiment, and now is a third-year medical student at Texas A&M College of Medicine. He continues to serve in the rank of Major with the Texas Army National Guard and serves as voting member on Committee on Tactical Combat Causality Care. He was 2010 US Army PA of the Year, the 2018 EMS Today keynote speaker, 2018 recipient of the Hero of Military Medicine award, 2018 Frank K. Bulter, Jr TCCC award, he has been deployed eight times to Iraq and Afghanistan and awarded the Bronze Star Medal with Valor Device and Purple Heart.

Topics discussed throughout the day:

– 1st year in: The pearls and pitfalls of  stepping into the Homeland Security Chief position (IFD).

– 40 vehicle MVA, is your department ready?

– USAR Medicine

– Drowning: no longer wet or dry

– Skills blitz or rope rescue demo

– 96th st silo rescue

Train with world-class instructors and like-minded colleagues at the Tactical Medicine and Rescue Symposium. Register today!