15th Annual UT LIFESTAR/Emergency & Trauma Center Symposium

August 24, 2019 8:00 am

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15th Annual UT LIFESTAR/Emergency & Trauma Center Symposium

August 24, 2019 @ 8:00 am - 4:30 pm

$55.00 – $65.00
UT LIFESTAR aeromedical helicopter and stretcher on hospital landing pad

Join us for the 15th annual UT LIFESTAR/Emergency & Trauma Center Symposium.

This year’s workshops include:

Recognizing & Responding to Human Trafficking in the Medical Field
Natalie Ivey, JD – Director of Advocacy and Outreach
Community Coalition Against Human Trafficking, Knoxville

The New Danger to our Roadways
Steve Dillard – Senior Law Enforcement Liaison
Tennessee Highway Safety Office

Drug Trends – Yesterday, Today and Tomorrow
Detective Sergeant Gary Bean – Narcotics/Vice Division
Morristown Police Department

What Sepsis Treatment Really Matters?
Chad Sims, BSN, RN, SCRN, EMT – Sepsis & Rescue Coordinator
The University of Tennessee Medical Center

Kids & Cooties: A Review of Contagious Childhood Illnesses
Oseana Bratton, BSN, RN, CPEN – Comprehensive Regional Pediatric/Trauma Coordinator
East Tennessee Children’s Hospital

Cognitive Errors in the Management of the Trauma Patient
Anneliese Cuttle, MD – Medical Director of Operations, Emergency Department
The University of Tennessee Medical Center

Pelvic Fracture Management
Brian Tonne, MD – University Orthopedic Surgeons
TheUniversity of Tennessee Medical Center

I’ll Take Trauma for $200
Debi Tuggle, RN, CEN – Injury Prevention/Pediatric Trauma Coordinator
The University of Tennessee Medical Center, Trauma Services

Download the flyer to view the complete schedule.

Please contact Kelly McNutt, RN, Trauma Services at KMcNutt@utmck.edu or 865-305-9243 or J.R. Gore, NREMT-P, LIFESTAR Outreach Coordinator at JGore@utmck.edu or 865-305-9480 if you have any questions.

This activity has been submitted to the Emergency Nurses Association for approval to award contact hours. The Emergency Nurses Association is accredited as an approver of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.


August 24, 2019
8:00 am - 4:30 pm
$55.00 – $65.00
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Wood Auditorium
1924 Alcoa Hwy
Knoxville, TN 37920 United States

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