Welcome & General Information
The 2019 Red Duke Trauma Symposium, hosted by Memorial Hermann Health System, will address controversies in trauma, emergency medicine and critical care. This two-day course is designed for pre-hospital care providers, nurses, advanced practitioners and physicians. Leading experts in acute care general surgery, emergency medicine, orthopedic traumatology and neurotrauma will highlight advances in the treatment of adult and pediatric patients with an array of traumatic injuries and the development of appropriate strategies for incorporating evidence-based protocols into clinical management. In addition to didactic lectures and case studies, participants will get hands-on training with multidisciplinary skills station.
Day 1: EMS CEUs applied for through Texas DSHS
Day 2 of this activity has been approved for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™.
The Memorial Hermann Health System is accredited by the TMA to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Memorial Hermann Health System designates this live activity for a maximum of 7 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
The presentations, “Addressing the Opioid Crisis at a Level 1 Trauma Center”, “What is Human Trafficking?”, and “Incorporating the Palliative Team in Trauma Care”, have been designated by Memorial Hermann Health System for a total of 1 credit of education in medical ethics and/or professional responsibility.
Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center is an approved provider of continuing nursing education by the Texas Nurses Association - Approver, and accredited approver with distinction, by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.