Media Release January 2019
In January, the international Adventurers and Explorers Guild (AEG) designated physician, EMS Fellow and adventurer Dr Chris Davis as a Master Fellow.
Master Fellowship is the highest recognition bestowed by the Guild, and Dr Davis is an accomplished physician in international adventure medicine.
Dr Davis attended the University of Colorado Medical School and completed his Emergency Medicine residency at Denver Health. He then went on to completed his fellowship in Wilderness Medicine at the University of Colorado School of Medicine. Further to this he has completed a Diploma through the London School for Tropical Medicine and Hygiene.
Dr. Davis is currently the Assistant Fellowship Director at the Altitude Research Center and an Assistant Director of the Colorado Clinic for Altitude and Mountain Medicine (CCAMM) which provides diagnosis and treatment of altitude-related conditions and medical advice for the mountain environment. Further to this Dr Davis serves as an instructor of Wilderness Medicine at the University of Colorado School of Medicine and is a medical liaison for the Colorado Outward Bound School.
Dr. Davis research interests include altitude medicine, lightning injuries, tropical disease, and expedition medicine and he is the current Medical Director for Summit Station, Greenland (CH2M Hill/NSF).
Dr Davis work in both wilderness and emergency medicine, and his nomination to Master Fellow of the Guild is a testament to his success.
More information about Dr Davis and his work: https://connections.cu.edu/spotlights/five-questions-christopher-davis
More information about AEG: www.adexguild.org