Welcome to the home page of "AdironDoc" - Tom Welch, M.D.
In addition to my career as an academic pediatrician, I am an active outdoor educator. I provide services ranging from field education in safe wilderness use techniques to consulting on ropes course operation and facilitation. Please use this site to become familiar with my interests and services!
Association for Challenge Course Technology
Annual Conference, Orlando, FL
"First Aid and CPR for the Challenge Course Professional"
(A two-day, in depth wilderness first and and CPR course designed for staff facilitating challenge courses)
"Where's the real exposure"
(A workshop examining structural, facilitation, medical, legal, and insurance issues impacting challenge course incidents, with Bob Ryan, Reb Gregg, and Robert Monaghan)
Thomas R. Welch, MD., (2014, January/February). Adirondac.
Lightning Strikes Again
Thomas R. Welch, MD., (2013, July/August). Adirondac.
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In wildness is the preservation of the world....Thoreau