2019 Trauma/Critical Care Symposium Registration

Cottage Health Trauma/Critical Care Symposium

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Registration for the 2019 Trauma/Critical Symposium, presented by Santa Barbara Cottage Hospital, is now open.

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The 18th Annual Trauma/Critical Care Symposium will be held July 12th, 2019, at the Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort (formerly Fess Parker Doubletree) in Santa Barbara.

The Trauma/Critical Care Symposium is a nationally accredited continuing medical education conference. Conference speakers are specialists in the fields of pre-hospital care, trauma and critical care and will address management, technology and techniques for optimal care in diverse trauma and critical care related issues.

Keynote Speaker

127 Hours: Between a Rock and a Hard Place
Aron Ralston, best-selling author of “Between a Rock and a Hard Place”, subject of the Academy Award nominated film “127 Hours” and survivor of a canyoneering accident during which he amputated his own arm.

Featured Speaker

New Frontier in Critical Care: Saving the Injured Brain
E. Wesley Ely, MD, MPH, Professor of Medicine, Vanderbilt University

Symposium Speakers and Topics

Acute Management of Vascular Trauma: Treatment Strategies from Field to OR
Kevin Casey, MD, FACS, RPVI, West Coast Vascular

Spinal Trauma
Sarah Orr, MSN, RN, CCRN, Assistant Director, Santa Barbara City College ADN Program

MTP: Ongoing Changes
David Plurad, MD, MBA, FACS, Chairman and Medical Director, Section of Trauma, Medical Director, Surgical Intensive Care Unit, Riverside Community Hospital

Toxicology: New Recreational Drugs
Daniel Colby, MD, Assistant Professor, Division of Medical Toxicology, UC Davis Health

Kenji Inaba, BS, MS, MD, FRCSC, FACS, Associate Trauma Medical Director, LAC+USC Medical Center, University of Southern California

Ali Salim, MD, FACS, Associate Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School, Division Chief, Trauma, Burns and Surgical Critical Care, Brigham and Women’s Hospital

Education Credits

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Accreditation 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 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, Provider #00252 for 8.0 contact hours.

Symposium LocationTrauma Symposium 2016 - DoubleTree Santa Barbara

18th Annual Trauma/Critical Care Symposium
July 12th, 2019
Hilton Santa Barbara Beachfront Resort
Santa Barbara, California

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