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Trauma and Critical Care Update 2019 and 3rd Annual EMS Symposium

Friday, May 17, 2019 • 7:00 am to 5:00 pm
Sinclair Community College
David H. Ponitz Sinclair Center,
Building 12, Room 116
444 West Third St.
Dayton, Ohio 45402

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Conference Description

The Trauma and Critical Care Update is designed to provide current information on the challenges healthcare professionals encounter when caring for critically ill or injured patients. The EMS Symposium is designed to provide content for prehospital and hospital emergency providers of all levels. Participants can choose to attend sessions from both events.

This conference is presented by:

  • Miami Valley Hospital – Level I Trauma Center
  • Atrium Medical Center – Level III Trauma Center
  • Upper Valley Medical Center
  • Wright State University Department of Surgery
  • EMS Center of Excellence
  • The Heart Institute of Dayton

Keynote Speaker

Peitzman HSAndrew B. Peitzman, MD, FACS
Executive Vice-Chair and Vice-Chair for Clinical Services
Distinguished Professor of Surgery
Mark M. Ravitch Chair in Surgery
Chief, Division of General Surgery
Vice-President for Trauma and Surgical Services, UPMC

Dr. Andrew Peitzman is the Mark M. Ravitch Professor of Surgery and Vice Chairman at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center. He also serves as Chief of the Division of General Surgery. Dr. Peitzman attended medical school at the University of Pittsburgh and completed his residency there. During that time, he spent two years in basic science research at New York Hospital Cornell Medical Center. Dr. Peitzman is past President of the Panamerican Trauma Society. He is also past President of the American Association for the Surgery of Trauma. Dr. Peitzman has 159 peer-reviewed publications and 80 book chapters. He has written nine books, including “The Trauma Manual,” now in its third edition. 

Download the Trauma Update agenda.

Seminar Fee

Physicians - $105
Nursing, Respiratory Therapists, and Allied Health Professionals - $70
Students (Medical, Nursing, Respiratory Therapists, and Allied Health) - $45

Fee includes:

  • Attendance 
  • Afternoon refreshments
  • Continental breakfast 
  • Handout materials
  • Lunch
  • Continuing Education

Grand Prize Drawing: Apple iPad

Miami Valley Hospital does not endorse any product or service. The Faculty and Planning Committee have declared no conflict of interest. There is commercial support for this event.

Continuing Education Credits

Physicians/Registered Nurses/Respiratory Therapists: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Wright State University (WSU) and Miami Valley Hospital. WSU is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians. WSU designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Participants should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Learn More

Amanda Pulfer, MSN, RN
Trauma Outreach Coordinator
(937) 208-4628 Office 

Content Updated: April 11, 2019

These Miami Valley Hospital locations offer Emergency & Trauma Services.
Emergency and Trauma at Miami Valley Hospital
One Wyoming St. Dayton, OH  45409
Emergency Center at Miami Valley Hospital North
9000 N. Main St. Englewood, OH  45415
Emergency Center in Jamestown
4940 Cottonville Rd. Jamestown, OH  45335
Emergency Center in Miamisburg
300 Austin West Blvd. Miamisburg, OH  45342
Emergency Department at Miami Valley Hospital South
2400 Miami Valley Dr. Centerville, OH  45459
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