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Appalachian Center for Wilderness Medicine

OUR MISSION: The Appalachian Center for Wilderness Medicine is a regional non-profit organization dedicated to promoting quality medical care in limited resource ("wilderness") environments. The Center serves as a regional resource to southern Appalachian states -- North and South Carolina, West Virginia, Virginia, Georgia, Tennessee, Kentucky, Maryland, and Alabama.

AWLS Course

ACWM works to support an annual AWLS Course in the region. Stay tuned for dates for 2018.

ACWM Events

Events will give participants an opportunity to learn some wilderness medicine, network with others in the region and participate in fun outdoor activities.

Regional Calendar

If you would like an event advertised on the calendar, please submit it to for consideration.