Symposium: February 1-2, 2018
Bonaventure Resort and Spa
Nursing and Trauma Registrar Seminar: January 31, 2018
ATLS Refresher: January 30 or 31, 2018
250 Racquet Club Rd
Weston, FL 33326
View the 2018 brochure (PDF)
This symposium is designed for healthcare professionals involved in the management of trauma patients. Specialists will provide presentations on current topics and a forum for the exchange of knowledge and ideas on a variety of issues. Panel discussions will also be provided to stimulate dialogue with the audience in a question and answer format. At the completion of this symposium, participants will have enhanced their skills and competence in patient care, medical knowledge, and system-based practice.
- Trauma Surgeons
- Emergency Care Specialists
- Pediatric Surgeons
- Orthopedic Surgeons
- Critical Care Specialists
- Social Workers
- Physical Therapists
- Occupational Therapists
- Speech Therapists
- other healthcare professionals
At the completion of this symposium the participants should be able to:
- Illustrate the historic perspective of trauma and acute care surgery.
- Examine the epidemic of violence and the role of injury prevention initiatives.
- Review ethical considerations for disaster management and response.
- Discuss the management of complex penetrating injuries.
- Characterize the role of communication between providers to improve outcomes.
- Integrate diagnostic techniques in the management of traumatic injuries.
- Identify the burden of non-accidental trauma.
- Explain the multidisciplinary approach to comprehensive trauma management.
Memorial Healthcare System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
- Memorial Healthcare System designates this live activity for a maximum of 16 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity
- MOC Credits: This activity provides Category 1 CME and self-assessment credits toward Part 2 of the ABS MOC Program.
- Nova Southeastern University College of Medicine is an accredited provider for awarding credit hours for the American Osteopathic Association. This activity has applied for AOA Category 2-A.
- Memorial Healthcare System is an approved provider of Nursing and Respiratory Therapy Continuing Education, CE Broker Provider # 50-1317. Contact hours will be awarded based on attendance each day (maximum 23 hours).
- Physician Assistants: AAPA accepts AMA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.
- Nurse Practitioners: AANP accepts AMA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME.
- MRH-Trauma Services is an approved Provider of EMS Continuing Education, Florida CE Broker Provider #50-18379. This program has been approved for a maximum of 23 contact hours.