2021 Omaha Area Trauma Symposium

2021 Omaha Area Trauma Symposium
Friday, October 8, 2021 - 7:30am - 4:00pm

The 2021 Omaha Area Trauma Symposium will provide practitioners with clinically relevant information and educational resources for evidence-based practice. The literature review and varied sessions will enhance knowledge, skills and performance in the assessment and treatment of trauma patients.

Designed For

Trauma Surgeons, General Surgeons, Emergency Medicine Physicians, Physicians Providing Trauma and Critical Care, Primary Care Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Pharmacists, Nurses, EMS Personnel, Fellows, Residents, Students, Public Health Professionals and Other Interested Health Care Providers

Jointly Provided By

Creighton University School of Medicine
Nebraska Medicine/UNMC
CHI Health
LifeNet Air Medical Services
Creighton University Office of Continuing Education


Schedule

7:30 a.m.
Registration, Continental Breakfast and Visit Exhibits

7:50 a.m.
Welcome and Program Overview
Karen Saxton, MSN, RN
Katie Pierce, BSN, RN, CEN, CPEN

Session 1: Social Issues in Trauma
Moderator: Zachary Bauman, DO, MHA

8 a.m.
Pain Management

Mark Reisbig, MD, PhD

First Heal the Healer: The Impact of Covid-19 on Healthcare Workers
Sarah Richards, MD

Session 2: Active Shooter
Moderator: Eric Kuncir, MD, MS, FACS

9 a.m.
Omaha Area Active Shooter Analysis and Preparation
Ofc. Sergio G. Gutierrez

Mass Casualty Incident: Lessons Learned from One October Shooting in Las Vegas and Preparing for the Future
Deborah Kuhls, MD, FACS, FCCM, FRCST (Hon)

10:50 a.m.
Break and Visit Exhibits

Session 3: Pediatrics
Moderator: Zachary Bauman, DO, MHA

11 a.m.
Pediatric Trauma in the Trenches

Robert Letton, MD

Pediatric Burns
Robert Bertellotti, MD

12 p.m.
Lunch and Visit Exhibits

Session 4: Fluid Management
Moderator: Carlos Fernandez, MD

1 p.m.
Pre-hospital Blood Use
William Leggio, EdD, NRP

Drowning in Crystalloids
Kevin Kemp, MD

1:50 p.m.
Break and Visit Exhibits

Session 5: Geriatrics
Moderator: Kevin Kemp, MD

2 p.m.
Trauma in the Golden Years
Zachary Bauman, DO, MHA

Palliative Care for the Trauma Patient
Melissa Johnson, MD

2:50 p.m.
Break and Visit Exhibits

Session 6: Rib Fracture Management Case Studies
Moderator: Viren Punja, MD

3 p.m.
Nebraska Medicine Case Study
Zachary Bauman, DO, MHA

CHI Health Case Study
Carlos Fernandez, MD

4 p.m.
Evaluation and Adjournment
Zachary Bauman, DO, MHA
Eric Kuncir, MD, MS, FACS

Nebraska COT Meeting

4:30 p.m.
Nebraska COT Member Meeting
Eric Kuncir, MD, MS, FACS - Chair
Charity Evans, MD, MHCM, FACS - Vice-Chair
Zachary Bauman, DO, MHA - Vice-Chair
Brett Waibel, MD, FACS - Vice-Chair

5:15 p.m.
Resident Paper Competition

6 p.m.
Adjournment


Education Credits

Category 1
Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s) TM.  Physicians should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

AAPA accepts AMA category 1 credit for the PRA from organizations accredited by ACCME.

Nurse CE
Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education designates this activity for 6.75 contact hours for nurses.  Nurses should claim only credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

Pharmacy
Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education (HSCE) is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE) as a provider of continuing pharmacy education (CPE).  The 2021 Omaha Area Trauma Symposium is accredited for 6.5 hour(s) for completion of all CE Sessions on October 8, 2021.  The 2021 Omaha Area Trauma Symposium is a knowledge-based activity.

EMS
This educational activity has been approved for up to 6.5 continuing education hours for all levels of EMS personnel through Creighton University.

Accreditation Statement


In support of improving patient care, this activity has been planned and implemented by Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education, CHI Health, UNMC and LifeNet Air Medical Services.  Creighton University Health Sciences Continuing Education is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Registration

Physicians, Nurse Practitioners, Physician Assistants, Pharmacists: $130
Nurses, Public Health Professionals, Other Interested Health Care Providers: $90
EMS Personnel: $80
Fellows, Residents and Full-Time Students: $70
Remote Video Conference: $60

Refund Policy

Continuing education and professional development courses may be cancelled by the attendee in writing up to 7 days before the course begins for a full refund, less a $25 processing fee. No refund will be given 7 days prior to the course. Some courses are not eligible for a refund; these exceptions are noted in specific course descriptions. If a course is cancelled by the University for non-weather related issues, the student will be notified and a full refund will be processed. In the event of a weather related closure, the course will be rescheduled.

Creighton University Harper Center or Online
602 N 20th St
Omaha, NE 68102
United States
402-280-1830