13th Annual UT LIFESTAR/Emergency & Trauma Center Symposium

When

Aug 19, 2017
7:00am - 4:15pm

Where

Wood Auditorium
UT Medical Center
Knoxville, TN 37920

What

Join Us for our 13th annual one-day symposium featuring topics related to the current care of emergency patients.

Featured Topics 2017
  • Social Media
  • Geriatric Trauma
  • Concussions in Athletes
  • And, other topics related to trauma care

Please RSVP by August 10, 2017
  • Early registration before August 5 - $55.00
  • Registration after August 5 and day of event - $65.00

0800-0810

Introduction / Opening Statements

0810-0910

The Promise and Perils of Social Media - Rick Slaven EdD(ABD) MPS, NRP

0910-0930

BREAK – Visit Exhibitors

0930-1030

Geriatric Trauma - R. Frank Roberts, Jr, MD, FACS

1035-1135

Concussions, What Varsity Blues Got Right: TBI in Athletes - Todd Heffern, MD

1135-1300

LUNCH

 

CONCURRENT SESSIONS

(Please choose one for each time slot)

 

CRITICAL CARE TRACK (Heart Hospital Conf Room)

PRE-HOSPITAL TRACK (Wood Auditorium)

1300-1400

Medication Update in Prehospital Emergency Care - Bob Moye, PharmD, AEMT

Wilderness Medicine for the Healthcare Professional - Kirk Harris, BS, NRP, FP-C

1400-1415

BREAK – Snacks / Exhibitors

1415-1515

STEMI Mimics - Scott Warden, RN, EMT-P

Not Just a Game: Pediatric Sports Injuries - Debi Tuggle, RN, CEN

1515-1615

Stop the Bleed – Save a Life 
Debi Tuggle, RN, CEN 
Gigi Taylor, MSN, RN, TCRN, CEN

 

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.