Annual Trauma Symposium

2018 Annual Trauma Symposium


JPS Eighth Annual Trauma Symposium
Friday, November 2, 2018
7:15 a.m. - 4:15 p.m.


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Tarrant County Community College
Trinity River Campus - Action Room A
300 Trinity Campus Circle
Fort Worth, Texas 76102


About the JPS Annual Trauma Symposium

JPS is Tarrant County’s only Level 1 Trauma Center. We are an academic institution caring for trauma patients focusing on positive patient outcomes. JPS' Eighth Annual Trauma Symposium is a didactic educational activity designed to provide relevant evidence-informed strategies of current trauma management and treatment methodologies that directly impact patient outcomes. This conference is designed to meet the learning needs of all disciplines involved in the care of the trauma/critical care patient.



7:15-7:45 Registration and Breakfast
7:45-8:00 Welcome: Robert Earley, President and CEO, JPS Health Network
8:15-9:15 Bonnie McCracken RN, BSN, MSN, NP-c, PA
  Mobility Protocol for Critically Ill and Ventilated Patients
9:15-10:15 Brian Williams, MD
  The Intersection of Racism, Violence and Medicine
10:15-10:30 Break – Exhibitor Networking
10:30-11:30 Lisa Sullivan DOJ Division Program Manager
  Emerging Drug Trends
11:30-12:30 Mauricio Lynn, MD.FAS, FFCCM
  Ten Commandments of MCI and Disaster
12:30-2:00 Lunch – Edward E. Cornwell III, MD
  Understanding Increased Mortality After Gunshot Injury
2:00-3:00 Karen Doyle, MBA, MS, RN, NEA-BC, FAAN
  Violence in the Workplace: Do You Have a Plan?
3:00-3:15 Break – Exhibitor Networking
3:15-4:15 Amy Ho, MD
  Trauma Care and Second Victim Syndrome in Healthcare Providers

Continuing Education

CME Credit Designation
This live activity has been designated for 6.0 hours of ​AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™. 



JPS Health Network is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. This live activity has been designated for 7.0 hours.

Directions & Parking

The Trinity River Campus is located at the northwest corner of Belknap and Taylor streets in downtown Fort Worth, Texas. Free parking available in the TCC garage on the 4th floor. Please carpool if possible.


Tarrant County Community College
Trinity River Campus - Action Room A
300 Trinity Campus Circle
Fort Worth, Texas 76102



Contact Mary Ann Contreras: 817-702-8814.