Eighth Annual South Carolina Pediatric Trauma & Injury Prevention Symposium

Greenville, SC US
February 16, 2018

Overview

The goal for this program is to improve the level of competence and comfort of the practitioner caring for an injured child.

Target Audience

  • Primary Care Physicians

  • Pediatric Physicians

  • Family/Internal Medicine Physicians

  • Nurse Practitioners

  • Physician Assistants

  • Nurses

  • EMS

Learning Objectives

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

  • Apply new knowledge and skills in the management of injured children
  • Promote efforts in injury prevention

Additional Information

Competencies this activity addresses: 
Medical knowledge
Provide patient-centered care
Systems-based practice
Course summary
Available credit: 
  • 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of South Carolina School of Medicine Greenville - Greenville Health System (USCSOMG-GHS) designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    The University of South Carolina School of Medicine Greenville - Greenville Health System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 6.00 Attendance
Registration opens: 
01/01/2018
Claim credit by: 
12/30/2018
Event starts: 
02/16/2018 - 7:00am
Event ends: 
02/16/2018 - 4:05pm
Cost:
$0.00

Agenda

7:00 - 7:45 a.m.                     Registration with Continental Breakfast

7:45 - 8:00 a.m.                     Welcome and Overview
                                                 Robert L. Gates, MD, FACS, FAAP

8:00 - 8:45 a.m.                     Pediatric Trauma Care in a Combat Environment
                                                 Nelson G. Rosen, MD, FACS, FAAP

8:50 - 9:35 a.m.                     Missed Opportunities: When to Put Child Abuse on Your Differential
                                                 Nancy A. Henderson, MD


9:35 - 10:00 a.m.                   Break


BREAKOUT SESSION 1

10:00 - 10:45 a.m.                GRAVITY Rx: A Remedy for Gangs and Violence in Our Community
                                                M. Cameron Hunter and Yvonne J. Johnson-Davis

                                                Damage Control Resuscitation for the Pediatric Patient
                                                Nelson G. Rosen, MD, FACS, FAAP

                                                Pediatric Orthopaedic Injuries: Prevention & Management
                                                Christopher C. Bray, MD

                                               10:00 - 11:35 a.m. (note time) Pediatric Disaster Workshop
                                               Aaron C. Dix, MBA, NRP; B. Dietrich Easter, NRP; and C. Phillip Head III, BHS, NRP


BREAKOUT SESSION 1 CONTINUED                          

10:50 - 11:35 a.m.               GRAVITY Rx: A Remedy for Gangs and Violence in Our Community
                                                M. Cameron Hunter and Yvonne J. Johnson-Davis

                                               Damage Control Resuscitation for the Pediatric Patient
                                                Nelson G. Rosen, MD, FACS, FAAP

                                               Pediatric Orthopaedic Injuries: Prevention & Management
                                               
Christopher C. Bray, MD


11:35 a.m. - 12:35 p.m.      Lunch


BREAKOUT SESSION 2                             

12:35 - 1:20 p.m.                 Traumatic Pediatric Abdominal Injuries: Not Always Non-operative
                                               Diane H. Perks, DNP, CRNP

                                               Child Safety: Keeping Kids Safe on the Move
                                               K. Lee Penny, MHA

                                               Hurricane Katrina: Lessons Learned & Best Practices
                                               Sharon Hawa

                                              12:35 - 2:10 p.m. (note time) Pediatric Disaster Workshop
                                               Aaron C. Dix, MBA, NRP; B. Dietrich Easter, NRP; and C. Phillip Head III, BHS, NRP

BREAKOUT SESSION 2 CONTINUED

1:25 - 2:10 p.m.                  Traumatic Pediatric Abdominal Injuries: Not Always Non-operative
                                              Diane H. Perks, DNP, CRNP

                                              Child Safety: Keeping Kids Safe on the Move
                                              K. Lee Penny, MHA

                                              Hurricane Katrina: Lessons Learned & Best Practices
                                              Sharon Hawa


2:10 - 2:30 p.m.                 Break


2:30 - 3:15 p.m.                 Children Separated by Disasters: Family Reunification Challenges and Resources
                                             
Sharon Hawa

3:20 - 4:05 p.m.                 Current Trends in Pediatric Trauma and Closing Comments
                                             
Robert L. Gates, MD, FACS, FAAP

Hyatt Regency Greenville
220 N. Main Street
Greenville, SC 29601
United States
+1 (864) 235-1234

Faculty

Christopher C. Bray, MD
Clinical Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics, University of South Carolina School of Medicine Greenville; Assistant Program Director and Staff Surgeon, Orthopaedic Surgery, GHS Steadman Hawkins Clinic of the Carolinas, Greenville, S.C.

Aaron C. Dix, MBA, NRP
Director, Simulation Education, Greenville HealthCare Simulation Center, Greenville Health System, Greenville, S.C.

B. Dietrich Easter, NRP
Paramedic, Pickens County EMS, Pickens, S.C.

Robert L. Gates, MD, FACS, FAAP
Clinical Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, University of South Carolina School of Medicine Greenville; Pediatric Trauma Medical Director and Staff Surgeon, Division of Pediatric Surgery, Children’s Hospital of Greenville Health System, Greenville, S.C.

Sharon Hawa
Manager, Emergency Preparedness & Response, National Center for Missing & Exploited Children, Alexandria, V.A.

Nancy A. Henderson, MD
Medical Director, Division of Forensic Pediatrics, and Child Abuse Pediatrician, Children’s Hospital of Greenville Health System, Greenville, S.C.

C. Phillip Head III, BHS, NRP
Manager, EMS Education, Greenville Health System, Greenville, S.C.

M. Cameron Hunter
Detective, Greenville Police Department, Greenville, S.C.

Yvonne J. Johnson-Davis
Gang Intervention Program Coordinator, Greenville Police Department, Greenville, S.C.

K. Lee Penny, MHA
Manager, Safe Kids™ Upstate, Bradshaw Institute for Community Child Health & Advocacy, Children’s Hospital of Greenville Health System, Greenville, S.C.

Diane H. Perks, DNP, CRNP
Trauma Program Manager, Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Philadelphia, P.A.

Nelson G. Rosen, MD, FACS, FAAP
Assistant Professor of Pediatrics, Zucker School of Medicine at Hofstra/ Northwell; Associate Trauma Medical Director and Attending Physician, Pediatric Surgery, Cohen Children’s Medical Center, Queens, N.Y.

Planning Committee

Aaron C. Dix, MBA, NRP
Robert L. Gates, MD, FACS, FAAP
Debra M. Kitchens, MBA, BSN, RN, CEN, TCRN, NRP
Ashley B. Metcalf, MSN, RN, CEN, TCRN
Karen V. Moore K. Lee Penny, MHA
Michael A. Walls, NRP
Deb K. Wilfong, MS, RN

Accreditation Information

Physicians (MDs and DOs) will receive AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™ 

All other attendees will receive attendence credit.

Available Credit

  • 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
    The University of South Carolina School of Medicine Greenville - Greenville Health System (USCSOMG-GHS) designates this live activity for a maximum of 6.00 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

    The University of South Carolina School of Medicine Greenville - Greenville Health System is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
  • 6.00 Attendance

Accreditation Period

Registration opens: 
01/01/2018
Claim credit by: 
12/30/2018

Price

Cost:
$0.00
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