Conference on Near-Death Experiences while Drowning

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The Conference on Near-Death Experiences while Drowning is held on 18 August 2017 at the International Swimming Hall of Fame in Fort Lauderdale, Florida.


The conference aims to bring attention to near-death experiences during a drowning episode, a long-lasting impactful trauma for all who have personally faced this issue.



  • discussions of NDE characteristics that a successfully resuscitated drowning casualty might report
  • samples of drowning NDE accounts
  • recommendations for how water safety professionals or doctors can use NDE related information in their work
  • a poster session open to any water safety- and aquatic-related information relevant to drowning in terms of prevention, rescue and treatment

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