AHLS for Toxic Terrorism


Date: 25th April 2019 12pm - 5pm 

Location: Sidra Medicine 

The AHLS for Toxic Terrorism: Chemical, Biological, Radiological and Nuclear Casualties program is a 4-hour course, providing 4 hours of CPD points. The course will cover assessment and management of patients exposed to toxic substances in a terrorism incident.

This course is derived from the full length AHLS Provider Course.

Participants of AHLS for Toxic Terrorism will be able to:

  • Rapidly assess toxic terrorism patients
  • Recognize toxic syndromes (toxidromes) Identify and administer specific antidotes, antibiotics and vaccines for toxic terrorism patients
  • Apply the Poisoning Treatment Paradigm™

This course, endorsed by the American College of Clinical Toxicology, is designed for physicians, paramedical and EMTs, as well as pharmacists working in areas such as emergency departments, critical care units, or any location where contaminated patients may be encountered.

Closed courses for groups requiring a private learning environment are also available.

Sidra Medicine is also running a morning session, AHLS for Radiological Incidents and Terrorism. Event details and registration can be found here

Contact Info: Karmela Lariego, klariego@sidra.org