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Human Performance in the Extreme: Hiking the Grand Canyon

Wednesday Nov 8, 2017

6400 Wyoming Blvd NE
Albuquerque, NM






Lori Peterkin

Phone: 505-272-8085
Website: Click to Visit

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Learn how to prepare for a safe outdoor experience.

FlyerEach year, a growing number of people attempt to cross the Grand Canyon in a single day. While many suffer only damaged muscles, dehydration, and fatigue, some pay a much steeper price.

Hear which factors contribute to the success of human performance, particularly in an extreme environment, from a multidisciplinary team composed of emergency medicine physicians, a search and rescue ranger and cognitive psychologist. Whether you are planning to hike the Grand Canyon, or spend a day in the Sandia Mountains, learn what you can do to prepare for a safe outdoor experience.