$25 – $175

20th Annual Trauma Symposium

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Hilton Garden Inn

7010 Padre Boulevard

South Padre Island, TX 78597

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Thursday - EMS Day



TIME CLASS

0700-0800 Registration and greetings

0800-0900 TRAUMATIC CARDIAC ARREST

0900-1000 CHEST TRAUMA

1000-1015 BREAK

1015-1045 BLOOD ADMINISTRATION

1045-1145 MANAGING DIFFICULT AIRWAYS

1145-1245 LUNCH

(not provided, but available in hotel’s restaurant)

1245-1345 NECK INJURIES

1345-1445 APENIC OXYGENATION

1445-1500 BREAK

1500-160 TRAUMATIC BRAIN INJURY

1600-1700 CLOSING REMARKS WITH Q&A

6.5 TOTAL CEUs - Provided by AIREVAC

Instructors: Kelly Maytubby; Ramon Medina; Pedro Garcia



Thursday - Advanced Burn Life Support Course

Click Link below for Information & Registration:

https://buffalo-consulting.com/abls-providers-course-2-2-2-2/



Friday, March 31, 2017


TIME TOPIC AND SPEAKER

0700 – 0800 Registration and Breakfast

0800 – 0815 Welcome and Introductions

0815 – 0915 Updates in Geriatric Trauma Management

Steven Brooks, MD, FACS - Assistant Trauma Medical Director, Texas Tech University

Sciences Center, Lubbock, TX

0915 – 1015 When Animals Attack: Envenomation Care

Ricardo Martinez, MD, FACS - Assistant Trauma Medical Director, Doctors at

Renaissance, Edinburg, TX

1015 – 1030 Break

1030 – 1130 In Pursuit of Excellence: Performance Improvement and the Role of the Trauma Team

Hillary Chollet, MD - Trauma Medical Director, Valley Baptist Medical Center, Harlingen, TX

1130 – 1230 Lunch and Presentation

MCI: Preparing the Rio Grande Valley

Marco Lozano, MBA-HCM, CHEP - Cameron County Department of Health and Human

Services, San Benito, TX

1230 – 1315 Pediatric Burns: Always a Hot Topic

Michael Buffalo, DNP, RN, CCRN, ACPNP

1315 – 1400 The Voice of Abuse

Connie Manley, RN, BSN - Emergency Director, Harlingen Medical Center, Harlingen, TX

1400 - 1445 Coping with Psychological Trauma

David Luna, PH.D

1445 - 1500 Break

1500 - 1600 Damage Control Surgery – It’s for Everybody

HOAng Q. Pham, MD, FACS - Chief, Division of Trauma, Acute and Critical Care

Surgery, Clearlake Medical Center, Clearlake, TX

1600 - 1645 Burn Etiologies Regarding Hydraulic Well Fracturing

James Williams, PA-C - Brooke Army Medical Center, Ft. Sam Houston, TX

1645 – 1700 Closing Remarks / Evaluations


Saturday, April 1, 2017



TIME TOPIC AND SPEAKER

0700 – 0800 Registration and Breakfast

0800 – 0815 Welcome and Introductions

0815 – 0915 ICU Delirium: Evidence Based Practice

Steven Brooks, MD, FACS - Assistant Trauma Medical Director, Texas Tech University

Sciences Center, Lubbock, TX

0915 – 1000 Burn Management: Field Care to Definitive Care

Michael Buffalo, DNP, RN, CCRN, ACPNP

1000 – 1015 Break

1015 – 1100 Advancement and Trends of Acute Ischemic Stroke Treatment

Ameer E. Hassan, DO, FAHA, FSVIN - Head of Neuroscience Department, Valley Baptist

Medical Center, Harlingen, TX

1100 - 1200 A Neurosurgeon and an Intracerebral Hemorrhage

Juan Padilla, MD - Neurosurgeon, McAllen Medical Center, McAllen, TX & Doctors Hospital at

Renaissance, Edinburg, Texas

1200 – 1300 Lunch and Presentation

Tranexamic Acid: The myth, the drug, the legend

Angela Conklin, CRNA, DNAP

1300 – 1345 Two Pathways to Organ Donantion

Dorothy Starr, RN, BSN - Texas Organ Sharing Alliance, San Antonio, TX

1345 - 1445 Critical Care Ultrasonography

Ricardo Abreu, MD, FCCM - Pulmonary/Critical Care Medicine, McAllen, TX

1445 – 1500 Break

1500 – 1600 Advanced Treatment of Complex Aortic Pathology: The Good, the Bad, and the Ugly

Mazin Foteh, MD, FACS - Assistant Professor of Surgery, UT Dell Medical School, Austin, TX

1600 – 1645 Cardiogenic Shock

Jamie S. Gomez, MD - Cardiogist, Brownsville, TX

1645 – 1700 Closing Remarks / Evaluations

*Agenda Subject to Change


Continuing Education Information

Physicians

Valley Regional Medical Center is accredited by the Texas Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Day #1 – Friday, March 31st, 2017: Valley Regional Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Day #2 – Saturday, April 1st, 2017: Valley Regional Medical Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Registered Nurses

Valley Regional Medical Center 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.

Day #1 – Friday, March 31st, 2017: Valley Regional Medical Center provides 7.5 contact hours for successful completion of this educational activity.

Day #2 – Saturday, April 1st, 2017: Valley Regional Medical Center provides 7.5 contact hours for successful completion of this educational activity.


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