OhioHealth presents the 2019 Trauma Care Conference November 18 and 19, 2019 Hilton Columbus at Easton
3900 Chagrin Dr
Columbus, Ohio 43219
Registration is live!
There is something for everyone at the conference so we encourage pre-hospital personnel, registered nurses, advanced practice providers, respiratory therapists, physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech therapists, pharmacists and physicians to join us!
We hope you can join us for Trauma Care 2014. Our goal is to provide all of our participants with cutting edge information and practical knowledge that can be immediately transferred to your profession. The emphasis of the Conference will be on the care of the penetrating trauma patient. We will explore the continuum of patient care from the pre-hospital setting, ED resuscitation, surgical management, ICU care, trauma floor, discharge and follow up.
This year’s keynote speaker is Dr. Peter Rhee, MD, MPH, FACS, FCCM, DMCC. Dr. Rhee is currently the Chief of Trauma, Critical Care, Burns and Emergency Surgery and is a Professor of Surgery at the University of Arizona. He is also Vice Chair for Clinical Affairs in the Department of Surgery at University of Arizona and holds the Martin Gluck Endowed Chair. He is double boarded in general surgery and surgical critical care. Dr. Rhee is a retired US Navy Captain following 24 years of active duty with numerous shipboard deployments and with the US Marines. He has served in Afghanistan and Iraq during Operation Enduring Freedom and Operation Iraqi Freedom. He is a Fellow of the American College of Surgeons and a Fellow of Critical Care Medicine, as well as a member of the American Surgical Association, American Association for the Surgery of Trauma; Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma; Western Trauma Association; the Society of University Surgeons; the Association for Academic Surgery; the Society of Critical Care; and the Shock Society. He is also a member of the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma. He serves on numerous national and university committees, is a member of numerous Editorial Boards. His areas of research interest includes hemorrhagic shock, suspended animation for trauma, hemostatic agents, resuscitation immunology and formulation of resuscitation fluids, Traumatic brain injury, transfusion and coagulable, trauma training, and advanced portable electronic medical devices including ones for communication and documentation. His national interests includes improved trauma on the Indian reservations, improved gun control and prevention of gun violence, suicide prevention and finally improved disaster preparedness.
For more than a decade, the OhioHealth Grant Medical Center Trauma Care Conference has been providing central Ohio and the rest of the state with up to date and cutting-edge topics related to trauma. This year we continue this tradition with keynote speaker Neil Jasey, MD, director of Brain Injury Services at The Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation.
The conference is open to all medical and nursing disciplines as well as the general public. The event is being held on November 12 and 13, 2013 at NorthPointe Hotel and Conference Center in Lewis Center.