TraumaThon

 

The JPS Trauma Symposium will be on current trauma, critical care, and complex social concerns impacting care delivery.

This year's symposium will take place on Friday, October 27, 2023.

 

The symposium features cutting edge lectures, innovative topics and interactive discussions by leaders in the field of trauma care. Through well researched and evidence-based trauma medical care, this symposium is intended to heighten participants’ competence by providing the most up-to-date best practice guidelines, pre-hospital care, violence prevention, cultural and language intricacies and treatment and management of traumatic injuries. The conference’s overall goal is to produce positive patient outcomes, provide professional development opportunities and expanded clinical practice guidelines for injury prevention and trauma care.

 


Agenda

  Agenda Speakers
7:15 a.m. Registration & Breakfast
7:45 a.m. Welcome Richard Miller, MD, FACS
8 a.m. 2019-2022 Texas Trauma System Rural and Urban Analysis Jia Benno, MPH
9 a.m. Tactical Car Casualty Care: Lessons from the Back Seat Taylor Ratcliff, MD, FACEP, FAEMS, FF/EMT-LP
10 a.m. Break - Exhibitor Networking & Poster Presentations
10:15 a.m. Acute Burn Survival Kit Anne Wagner, MD, FACS
11:15 a.m. Emergency General Surgery Panel Victor Olivas, MD, FACS
Carlos Rodriguez, DO,
Jennifer Hartwell, MD, FACS
12:15 p.m. Lunch - Exhibitor Networking & Poster Presentations
12:45 p.m. My Story: Why Your Wellbeing Matters Yvette Christy, BS, MDiv
1:45 p.m. Break - Exhibitor Networking & Poster Presentations
2 p.m. The Boston Marathon Bombings 10 Years Later: How This Tragedy was Different and What Have We Learned Joe Blansfield, MSN, APRN, TCRN
3 p.m. Break - Exhibitor Networking & Poster Presentations
3:15 p.m. Pediatric Trauma: Adaptations and Pitfalls in Assessment and Management Chad Hamner, MD, FACS
4:15 p.m. Closing Raj Gandhi, MD, PhD, FACS

 

 


Continuing Education

Nurses

JPS Health Network is accredited with distinction as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

 

CME Credit Designation

Physician Accreditation Statements
The University of North Texas Health Science Center is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to award continuing education to physicians.

In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth and JPS Health Network is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.



Physician Credit Designation
The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth designates this program for a maximum of 7 AOA Category 2-A credits and report CME and specialty credits commensurate with the extent of the physician's participation in this activity.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center at Fort Worth designates this live activity for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.

Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Event Location:

Tarrant County Community College
Trinity River Campus
300 Trinity Campus Circle
Fort Worth, Texas 76102

 


Questions?

Please contact Callie Crawford: ccrawfor02@jpshealth.org.