August 24 Club Meeting- Medical Safety Info

Your attendance at a meeting could someday save a life! PLEASE INVITE A FRIEND, friends of the tri club are welcome to attend too!

Come be informed and make our active community more educated and safe throughout the year! Everyone can learn something at this meeting.

LOCATION: Probasco Auditorium at Erlanger (975 E 3rd St, Chattanooga, TN 37403)

PRESENTATION: Stacy Prater, flight paramedic and clinical educator with Erlanger’s LifeForce team and State of Tennessee Instructor will be providing insight into recognition and mitigation of emergency situations you may encounter while training or participating in an event. He plans to cover basic first aid stuff, bleeding and shock stuff, heat related emergencies and what to do until EMS arrives to transport.

After the presentation they will offer a tour of Erlanger Health Systems Regional Operations Center (EROC) and LifeForce Air Medical Department (if the aircraft isn’t on a flight)

Dr. Jeff Horn is a vascular surgeon and IronMan – He was the physician on the scene last year when one of our members crashed his bike on a training ride, he will be available for Q & A.

DIRECTIONS: Probasco Auditorium is in the Medical Mall. You can come in the parking deck entrance off of Central Ave. You can either park in the parking deck and walk across, take the elevator to the ground floor and turn right down the hallway or you can drive past the entrance to the parking deck around the roundabout and park at the valet section and enter from the ground floor. Go in the glass doors and take your first left and probasco is at the end of the hall

Either way, Probasco Auditorium is on the ground floor of the medical mall accessible by the C elevators. Please allow a little extra time for parking.

Food will be provided, please RSVP by emailing or on the facebook event so there will be enough food for all.  Facebook event: