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Altitude Sickness and the High Altitude Climber - Tue, Sep 28 2010
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PRE-REGISTRATION MAY BE REQUIRED. Please review the event details carefully, and if registration is required and you'd like to join us, you must sign up at the bottom of this page. Non-member guests must contact the leader (see Notes below) to register. If payment is required for this event, you will be expected to send your payment to the Event Leader - payable to the Alpine Club of Canada, Vancouver Section.
|Event Location:||Van Dusen Gardens - Floral Hall, 5251 Oak Street, Vancouver, BC |
|Date(s) & Time:||Tue, Sep 28 2010
|Registration Cut Off:
Tue, Sep 28 2010 9:00:00 PM
|Event Duration:||2 hours|
|Difficulty Rating:||D1: Easy|
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Members & Guests, All Ages Welcome
Registration is First-Come/First-Serve
|Number Registered So Far:||
15 (To see who's signed up, log in to the Member Area)
|Dr. Michael Koehle is a physician and physiologist
at UBC. He practices clinical sports medicine at
the Allan McGavin Sport Medicine Centre at UBC.
Dr. Koehle regularly works as a volunteer with the
Himalayan Rescue Association in Nepal, practicing
high altitude medicine and conducting research at
their high altitude medical stations. When in
Vancouver, as part of his clinical practice, he
screens patients prior to high altitude travel.
He also runs the Environmental Physiology
UBC(www.environmentalphysiology.ca), where one of
the main areas of research is the physiology and
genetics of altitude illness|
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Guests and members are all welcome. No need to pre-register.|
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