Welcome to the 2023 MASWMC!
We are excited to provide another installment of our Mid-Atlantic Student Wilderness Medical Conference! This year, we are back to in-person events hosted at the Sidney Kimmel Medical College campus at Thomas Jefferson University in beautiful Center City, Philadelphia.
Students/Residents $50 (you will be asked to show ID at registration)
General Admission $60
Please find helpful information below for your visit to our conference:
Transportation & Location
Thomas Jefferson University
All lecture sites are located within walking distance of the SKMC main campus. Welcome events and plenary sessions are located at the Hamilton Building (1001 Locust St, Philadelphia, PA 19107).
Street parking is difficult in Center City and we recommend Ride Share (Uber or Lyft) if feasible. There are a number of parking garages in the area ranging from roughy $20 to $40 per day. One parking option is on 10th St & Chestnut St., and parking passes are $40 each for 12 hours.
Jefferson Station is the closest subway/train station and is located on Market St. between 10th and 12th street. SEPTA Jefferson Station information can be located here. Jefferson Station is easily accessible from the Philadelphia International Aiport via the Airport Line.
Philadelphia Internation Airport is located just south of the city, approximately a 25-30min drive from Jefferson's campus. Taxis, Ride Share, and the SEPTA subway Airport Line are easily accessible from the airport.
CME & WMS Credit
This year's conference will be providing WMS and FAWM-eligible credits for our lecture program. There is no additional cost to receive credit. If you would like to receive FAWM credit, please indicate so in the registration and we will email a certificate at the conclusion of the conference.
Food & Dining
Breakfast (coffee, pastries) and lunch (sandwiches, chips, drinks) will be provided both Saturday and Sunday.
Center City features a fantastic selection of restauarants. We encourage you to explore the city's dining options! Here is a Yelp link to local restaurants: Click here!
The MASWMC committee is arranging for a Saturday night social located on Jefferson's campus. Free alcoholic beverages will be provided.