Schedule

View the schedule for the 26th Annual Trauma Symposium.

  • Note that speakers and topics are subject to change.
  • For a more complete schedule please see our brochure or go to the CME website.

Tuesday, February 12

12 pm - 5 pm: ATLS Refresher Course (Advanced Registration Only)

Wednesday, February 13

  • 12 pm – 5 pm: ATLS Refresher Course (Advanced Registration Only)
  • NURSING SEMINAR
    • 8:15 am: Opening Remarks & Introductions
    • 8:30 am: ECMO
    • 9:30 am: Human Trafficking
    • 10:45 am: Horrendeomas
    • 1:15 pm: Massive Transfusions in Trauma Resuscitations
    • 2:15 pm: Geriatric Fracture Management
    • 3:30 pm: The Intersection of Physical & Emotional Trauma
  • TRAUMA REGISTRAR SEMINAR
    • 1:15 pm: How It All Begins: Understanding the Causes of Injury
    • 2:15 pm: Documentation Challenges with Injury identification, Coding & Scoring
    • 3:30 pm: Trauma Scores: What are they?  How do you use them? What happens if they are wrong?

Thursday, February 14

  • 8:00 am: Keynote: 157 Years of Trauma Resuscitation
  • 9:00 am: Civilian & Military Collaboration & Trauma
  • 10:00 am: Crash Dynamics 101
  • 10:45 am: Prehospital TXA
  • 1:30 pm: Prehospital Epinephrine for Traumatic Arrest
  • 2:15 pm: Innovations &Trauma
  • 3:15 pm: Rib Fracture Repair 7 Chest Wall Reconstruction
  • 4:00 pm: Pre-Hospital Motorcycle Crash Injury Prevention Program: Healthcare Bias, Data Obtained from EMS Courses & Injury Prevention Program.

Friday, February 15

  • 8:00 am: Neurotrauma: Anecdote vs Evidence
  • 8:45 am: The Pediatric Trauma Patient: Pediatric OR Adult Surgeon at Bedside?
  • 9:15 am: Update on IVC Filter Placement & Indications
  • 10:00 am: Historical Perspective on Splenic Injury
  • 10:45 am: Dying a Good Death
  • 12:45 pm: Update on C-Diff Management
  • 1:30 pm: Fistula Case: Nutrition Support for the Open Abdomen
  • 2:15 pm: Gangrene & Hemorrhage: The Future of General Surgery
  • 3:15 pm: Preventing Foreign Body Retention
  • 4:00 pm: Providing for the Provider