Trauma Anesthesia and Resuscitation Conference

Chicago, IL US
March 14, 2020
Join us in Chicago on St. Patrick's Day weekend for an exciting conference led by internationally-renowned experts!

This activity will provide participants with the latest advances in trauma care for patients in a variety of situations including the battlefield, mass casualty events, and in space. Participants will then be able to provide the highest level of care to patients in these unique and challenging situations.

Target Audience

This activity is designed for physicians, nurses, and other healthcare professionals in anesthesiology, surgery, emergency medicine, military medicine, aerospace medicine, and other areas dedicated to the treatment of trauma.

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, participants will be able to:

  • Outline the development of medical pre-hospital emergency medicine;
  • State the current standards of combat trauma resuscitation and how this is delivered from point of injury to repatriation;
  • Describe age-related changes in the geriatric trauma population;
  • Describe the challenges and importance of acute pain care on the modern battlefield;
  • Discuss the potential benefits of using regional analgesia in patients with traumatic injury;
  • Identify current challenges and controversies in traumatic brain injury management;
  • Outline the evolution of fixed ratio product transfusion for massive transfusion in trauma care;
  • Cite the physiologic effects of microgravity, radiation, and isolation;
  • Discuss how simple blast simulations help with understanding explosive injury.
Additional information
ABMS Core Competencies: 
Patient Care and Procedural Skills
Medical Knowledge
Practice-based Learning and Improvement
Systems-based Practice
For more information, please contact:
CME Coordinator Contact Name: 
Donna Burke
CME Coordinator Contact Email: 
CME Coordinator Contact Phone: 
773-702-3500
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Summary
Available credit: 
  • 7.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
  • 7.75 Participation
Event starts: 
03/14/2020 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
03/14/2020 - 5:00pm
Activity opens: 
10/11/2019
Activity expires: 
06/14/2020

Knapp Center for Biomedical Discovery
900 E 57th St
Chicago, IL 60637
United States
SPECIAL BOOKING RATES AVAILABLE!

We are happy to offer participants two options for hotel accomodations in Chicago! You can book your stay at the:

Sophy Hotel | 1411 E. 53rd St. | Chicago, IL

  • Online: Click here and enter your preferred dates to check availability.
  • Via Phone: Call 773-289-1003 and mention the code "UNCH" to receive the discounted rate.

Hyatt Place Chicago-South/University Medical Center | 5225 S. Harper Ave. | Chicago, IL 60615

  • Online: Click here and enter your preferred dates to check availability.
  • Via Phone: Call 888-591-1234 and mention the code "UNCH" to receive the discounted rate.
ADDITIONAL OPTIONS
The University establishes preferred relationships with hotels in Hyde Park and the city of Chicago for visitors and guests. These hotels offer discounted rates and complimentary amenities when booking under the University's name. Please contact the hotel directly and request "The University of Chicago rate" to receive the discounted rate and to ensure your stay is credited as a University booking. These rates are subject to availability. For the complete list of hotels and more information, click here!
CAMPUS DIRECTIONS AND PARKING
For assistance with directions and parking, click here.
 
Questions?
Please contact Donna Burke via e-mail here.
 

ACCESSIBILITY The University of Chicago is committed to providing equal access appropriate to need and circumstances and complies fully with legal requirements of the Americans with Disabilities Act. If you are in need of special accommodation, please contact Donna Burke via email at dburke@dacc.uchicago.edu.

The University of Chicago reserves the right to cancel or postpone this conference due to unforeseen circumstances. In the unlikely event this activity must be cancelled or postponed, the registration fee will be refunded; however, The University of Chicago is not responsible for any related costs, charges, or expenses to participants, including fees assessed by airline/travel/lodging agencies.

COURSE CO-CHAIRS
  Peter Nagele, MD
  Professor of Anesthesia and Critical Care
  Chair, Department of Anesthesia and Critical Care
  The University of Chicago
 
 
  Jeffrey Tong, MD
  Associate Professor of Anesthesia and Critical Care
  The University of Chicago
 
 
 
 

Disclosure Declarations
As a provider accredited by the ACCME, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine asks everyone who is in a position to control the content of an education activity to disclose all relevant financial relationships with any commercial interest. This includes any entity producing, marketing, re-selling, or distributing health care goods or services consumed by or used on patients. The ACCME defines “relevant financial relationships” as financial relationships in any amount occurring within the past 12 months, including financial relationships of a spouse or life partner that could create a conflict of interest. Mechanisms are in place to identify and resolve any potential conflict of interest prior to the start of the activity.

Additionally, The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine requires authors to identify investigational products or off-label uses of products regulated by the US Food and Drug Administration, at first mention and where appropriate in the content.

Physician Credit
The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
 
The University of Chicago Pritzker School of Medicine designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.75 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
 
Other Health Professions Credit
Nurses and other healthcare professionals will receive a Certificate of Participation. For information on the applicability and acceptance of Certificates of Participation for educational activities certified for AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ from organizations accredited by the ACCME, please consult your professional licensing board.


Please Note: The credit claiming process will close three months after the conference end date. Requests to claim credit after three months will be subject to additional fees.

Accreditation Period

Activity opens: 
10/11/2019
Activity expires: 
06/14/2020
HOW TO REGISTER
Please log in or create an account to register. Once logged in, select the profession type that best suits you and click "Register Now".
 
Use the early bird code to receive the discounted rate.
Early bird registration ends December 31, 2019!

 
Profession Type
Early Registration FeeEarly Bird Code
Late Registration Fee
All Types
$250TRAUMA20
$300
 
CANCELLATION POLICY If you cancel your participation in this conference, your registration fee less a $100 administrative fee will be refunded when written notification is received by February 14, 2020. No refunds will be made after February 14, 2020.
 
CLAIMING CREDIT
At the end of the course, the credit claiming process will unlock. Return to this page and click on "Complete Activity" to proceed.
Please Note: The credit claiming process will close three months after the conference end date. Requests to claim credit after three months will be subject to additional fees.
 
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