3rd Annual Trauma Symposium: Trauma In Your Backyard

About This Event

You're Invited!

Join us on October 13, 2020, at our 3rd Annual Trauma Symposium, Trauma in Your Backyard.

This course, offered by MarinHealth Medical Center’s Trauma Department, is an exceptional one-day conference featuring exclusive experiences from Marin County healthcare professionals.

MarinHealth Medical Center is an American College of Surgeons verified Level III Trauma Center with 24/7 Neurosurgery coverage and the only ACS verified trauma center in Marin County. We treat approximately 900 trauma patients a year.

Trauma in Your Backyard will highlight events including; neurosurgical trauma, traumatic amputations, trauma complications, TXA, burns, oral trauma, medical emergencies in the air, pet CPR, concussion, debriefing, and complicated extrications.

Tentative Agenda - Featured Presentations:

  • Latest Trends in Trauma Care
  • Bicycle Crashes in Marin County
  • A Surgeons Archnemesis: Missed Injuries in Pediatric Trauma
  • Bystander Help on Scene
  • Exonerate or Incriminate? Top 10 Medical Documentation Tips
  • A Call for Help: The Role of Dispatch in Trauma
  • Education on E-scooters
  • Care of the Self
  • Sexual Assault and Strangulation
  • The Effects of AWS (Alcohol Withdrawal Syndrome) and other Substances in the Trauma Patient
  • Management of Junctional Injuries and Hemorrhage
  • Gilroy Garlic Festival: MCI

CEU Credits

6.5 hours of continuing education units will be provided for the following professionals:

  • Registered Nurses: California BRN. Provider # 00777
  • Nursing Assistants: C.D.P.H. Provider # 1805
  • Behavioral Health: C.A.M.F.T. Provider # 72585
  • EMS: California EMS CE. Provider # 21-0020

NOTE: Full attendance is required for CEU credit and completion of the program evaluation.

  • Registration Cost: Free