DMEP Course

    Location Deanship of Postgraduate Education Building, KSAU-HS, Riyadh Start Date :5/31/2018 12:00 AMEnd Date : 5/31/2018 12:00 AM
The Deanship of Postgraduate Education and Academic Affairs-  KSAU-HS are pleased to announce that the Disaster Management and Emergency Preparedness (DMEP). The course will be conducted in the Central Region, King Abdulaziz Medical City, Deasnship of Postgraduate Building, Riyadh.

Activity objectives:

​ Understand the surgical problems, injury patters, and issues that may result from disasters
​ Discuss the role that surgeons can play in planning for and responding to mass casualty incidents and disasters, especially at a hospital level.
​ Become familiar with the terms and concepts of incident command.
​ Understand the principles and challenges of disaster triage.
​ Become familiar with treatment principles related to blast injury, chemical attacks, and radiological dispersal devices.
​ Know the civilian and military assets available for support.


Course Dates For 2017:
Student / Provider Course:

May: 31
July: 24
August: 3
October: 26
December: 4

CME Hours:
This course is accredited with  CME Hours by the Saudi Commission for Health Specialties (SCHS).


Trauma Courses Office, 2nd Floor, Deanship of Postgraduate Education Bldg.
Mailing Address: MC 1255; PO Box 22490, Riyadh 11426, KSA
Tel No.: +966-11-429 1111 Ext. 91153; 91150
Fax No.:+966-11-429 1111 Ext. 91192