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Registration Type Price Fee Quantity
RNs and all non-MDs at the Door
CHS non MD Staff at the Door
$190.00 $0.00

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Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital

presents the 17th Annual

Trauma / Critical Care Symposium

Friday, July 13, 2018

7:00 Registration, Vendor Fair, Continental Breakfast

8:00am - 5:00pm Program

Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort (formerly Fess Parker Doubletree)

Designed for physicians, nurses, pre-hospital personnel, and other healthcare providers to take evidence-based research in the treatment and management of seriously injured patients to practice application.

Educational Objectives:

  • Examine the management of mass casualty incidents from prehospital to recovery. 
  • Evaluate the impact of interpersonal violence on patients, families, healthcare providers, and our communities.
  • Employ evidence based best practice in the management of diverse trauma related issues.
  • Reflect on the experiences of a trauma survivor in order to empathize with a patient’s need for emotional support throughout the recovery process.

CME logo purpleAccreditation Statement: The Santa Barbara County Consortium for CME is accredited by the Institute for Medical Quality/California Medical Association (IMQ/CMA) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Credit Designation Statement: The Santa Barbara County Consortium for CME 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.

Provider approved for 8 contact hours by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #00252. Provider #427000: 8 Continuing Education Hours for EMT-P Provider #420700: 8 Continuing Education Hours for EMT

This course meets the qualifications for 5 hours of continuing education credit for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and/or LEPs as required by the California Board of Behavioral Sciences. Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital is approved by the California Association of Marriage and Family Therapists to sponsor continuing education for LMFTs, LCSWs, LPCCs, and/or LEPs (Provider # 57341)


Topics and Speakers 

Penetrating Trauma in Children, Robert Kanard, MD, Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital

Flesh-eating Infections, Rohit Sharma, MD, Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital 

Prehospital Fire and Mudslide Response, Kevin Taylor, Div. Chief of Operations, Montecito Fire Protection District 

Biomechanics of Injury, Jeff Solheim, MSN, RN, CEN, TCRN, CFRN, FAEN, FAAN, 2018 ENA President 

Multimodality Monitoring in TBI, Paul Vespa MD, Ronald Regan UCLA Medical Center 

Keynote Address: A Story About Knots and Surgeons, Ed Gavagan, stabbing survivor and TED Talk speaker 

Pulse Nightclub Shooting, Michael Cheatham, MD, Orlando Regional Medical Center  

Las Vegas Mass Casualty Shooting, Scott Scherr, MD, Sunrise Hospital and Medical Center, Las Vegas

Elder Abuse, Joyce Dudley, DDA, County of Santa Barbara

Lateral Violence, David Linzey, BSN, RN, Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital

Have questions about 2018 Trauma/Critical Care Symposium? Contact Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital Trauma Services


Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort (formerly Fess Parker Doubletree)
633 E. Cabrillo Blvd.
Santa Barbara, CA 93103

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