Navigation Links
National Trauma Institute Announces 15th Annual Trauma Symposium in San Antonio, August 31-September 1
Date:7/13/2009

Conference to feature keynote speech from U.S. Army Surgeon General and 125 experts, expected to draw more than 1,000 trauma researchers and caregivers

SAN ANTONIO, July 13 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- The National Trauma Institute, dedicated to the funding and development of research addressing trauma injury in the United States, will host the 15th Annual Trauma Symposium -- the premiere symposium on trauma research and care in the nation -- on August 31 and September 1, 2009, at the Henry B. Gonzalez Convention Center in San Antonio.

The Symposium, which began as a U.S. Army-hosted seminar addressing military trauma, is now a comprehensive annual conference, geared toward all health care personnel, providing both civilian and military perspectives on trauma care, including clinical science, management guidelines and outcomes.

This year's Symposium, focused on mass casualty response, features a mix of military and civilian topics involving more than 125 presenters, and is expected to draw an audience of more than 1,000. This year's keynote speaker is LTG Eric B. Schoomaker, U.S. Army Surgeon General.

"The Symposium is crucial to our mission, which includes elevating trauma on the national research agenda, and advancing knowledge of trauma care," said Sharon Smith, executive director for the National Trauma Institute. "We're honored to have General Schoomaker join us for this important conference."

Smith notes that even though trauma is at epidemic levels in the United States, many Americans don't automatically associate trauma's myriad causes -- including car accidents, fires, and violent acts -- as one comprehensive category.

Each year, trauma accounts for 37 million emergency department visits and 2.6 million hospital admissions across the nation. More than 170,000 of these trauma victims die each year, making it the leading cause of death for Americans u
'/>"/>

SOURCE National Trauma Institute
Copyright©2009 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Page: 1 2

Related medicine news :

1. National Insurance Carriers Now Cover Artificial Cervical Disc Surgery
2. Council for American Medical Innovation Applauds Appointment of Geneticist Francis Collins to Head National Institutes of Health
3. National Business Coalition on Health Announces Conference Speakers for November 8-10 Annual Conference
4. Portola Pharmaceuticals Announces Several Scientific Presentations at International Society on Thrombosis and Haemostasis XII Congress
5. The National Council on Aging and CVS/pharmacy Educate Tampa Seniors on Medication Management and How to Save Money on Prescription Drugs
6. Nick Jonas Joins with Washington Nationals to Support Children with Diatbetes
7. TeamPraxis Finishes Strong First Year of National Sales
8. Rendell Administration Officials to Participate in National Flu Summit
9. New Letter to Rangel, Waxman, Miller from National Seniors Coalition Outlines Concerns With House Tri-Committee Health Reform Bill
10. Special Olympics Minnesota Athletes Take Part in Free Vision Screening at Lions Club International Annual Convention
11. Team Golds Gym Continues to Lead the National Fight Against Diabetes
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:6/30/2015)... ... June 30, 2015 , ... After many requests from international ... here, http://www.express-glasses.com is proud to announce its collaboration with DHL for ... with DHL Express when calling or visiting the express glasses website. express glasses ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... , ... June 30, 2015 , ... ... currently pending in a federal multidistrict litigation now underway in the U.S. District ... next monthly Status Conference. According to the Court’s calendar, that conference has now ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... (PRWEB) , ... June 30, 2015 , ... Rocky Mountain ... has restructured its management team and added a new CEO, Mr. Darold Francis. The ... leading selection of premium essential oils that customers have come to know and respect ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... ... June 30, 2015 , ... Allied Anesthesia physicians are ... division volunteered to help provide free outpatient procedures to some of Orange County’s ... Jude Medical Center. , The event was coordinated by AccessOC, which was ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... ... 30, 2015 , ... MJH Associates today welcomed ... Research & Analytics , a consultative healthcare market research practice that is part ... HRA offers quantitative and qualitative, custom and multi-client primary market research services to ...
Breaking Medicine News(10 mins):Health News:Eyeglasses Online - Express Glasses Announcing New International Shipping Using DHL 2Health News:Progress of Federal Xarelto Lawsuits Pending in Multidistrict Litigation to Be Discussed During July 9th Status Conference 2Health News:Progress of Federal Xarelto Lawsuits Pending in Multidistrict Litigation to Be Discussed During July 9th Status Conference 3Health News:Rocky Mountain Oils Adds New CEO, Announces Relocation of Operations to Orem, Utah 2Health News:Allied Anesthesia Physicians Volunteer to Help Orange County’s Uninsured During Annual Super Surgery Saturday 2Health News:Allied Anesthesia Physicians Volunteer to Help Orange County’s Uninsured During Annual Super Surgery Saturday 3Health News:HRA Healthcare Research & Analytics Welcomes 'Creative Problem Solver' as New Executive Vice President 2Health News:HRA Healthcare Research & Analytics Welcomes 'Creative Problem Solver' as New Executive Vice President 3
... , , SOUTH SAN ... PARD ), a biopharmaceutical company focused on innovative oncology ... executive officer, is scheduled to provide a corporate overview, including ... lead product candidate, picoplatin, at two upcoming investor conferences: , ...
... day cut risk in half in study of Finnish men ... associated with moderate- to high-intensity exercise appears to reduce the ... Finnish study included 2,560 men, aged 42 to 61, whose ... the men had a history of cancer, according to the ...
... CDC recommendations loom, new study confirms this group at great ... officials meet Wednesday to decide who should get priority for ... the virus poses to pregnant women should vault that group ... panel convened by the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and ...
... DARIEN, Conn., July 29 Now served in over 4000 schools across ... is expanding its availability into the retail sector. In addition to ... retailers Tops, D,Agostinos, Big Y, Kings and select Whole Foods ... keeps growing with Wegmans, Price Chopper and Kroger,s Eastern divisions all putting ...
... , , , ... EDI Health Group, Inc., (EHG), a provider of enhanced connectivity, ... in the dental industry, today announced significant additions to its ... during which the company implemented its industry-leading EDI (electronic data ...
... , , JACKSONVILLE, Fla., ... of Representatives for passing a bill (H.R. 3155) that will ... but endorsed a Senate bill (S. 801) that would provide ... caregivers who are in dire need of these services. H.R. ...
Cached Medicine News:Health News:Poniard Pharmaceuticals to Present at Two Upcoming Investor Conferences in August 2Health News:Prioritize Pregnant Women to Get Swine Flu Shot, Experts Say 2Health News:Prioritize Pregnant Women to Get Swine Flu Shot, Experts Say 3Health News:Prioritize Pregnant Women to Get Swine Flu Shot, Experts Say 4Health News:People Across the Country are Making The Switch! 2Health News:EDI Health Group Continues to Drive Growth of EDI Processing Services in the Dental Healthcare Industry Through Addition of 25 New Connections in the First Half of 2009 2Health News:EDI Health Group Continues to Drive Growth of EDI Processing Services in the Dental Healthcare Industry Through Addition of 25 New Connections in the First Half of 2009 3Health News:EDI Health Group Continues to Drive Growth of EDI Processing Services in the Dental Healthcare Industry Through Addition of 25 New Connections in the First Half of 2009 4Health News:Wounded Warrior Project (WWP) Pushes for Senate Bill to Assist Family Caregivers of the Most Severely Injured Veterans 2
(Date:6/30/2015)... und KOPENHAGEN, Dänemark, 30. Juni 2015 /PRNewswire/ ... Weltmarktführer der klinischen und kommerziellen Produktion von ... heute bekannt, dass das Unternehmen im Rahmen ... der nordamerikanischen Produktionsanlage in Bothell, ... Einweg-Anlage Bioreactor 6Pack™ komplettiert hat. Die Konfiguration ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... 30, 2015  EnteroMedics Inc. (NASDAQ: ETRM ), ... technology to treat obesity, metabolic diseases, and other gastrointestinal ... offering  of 40,229,886 units. Each unit consists of one ... warrant to purchase one share of common stock, and ... share of common stock, at a purchase price of ...
(Date:6/30/2015)... 2015  Egalet Corporation (Nasdaq: EGLT ... company focused on developing, manufacturing and marketing ... from a Category 3 human abuse liability ... oral oxycodone product candidate in late-stage clinical ... enough to require daily, around-the-clock opioid treatment ...
Breaking Medicine Technology:CMC Biologics baut GMP-Produktionskapazität in den USA aus 2CMC Biologics baut GMP-Produktionskapazität in den USA aus 3EnteroMedics Inc. Announces Pricing of $35.0 Million Public Offering of Common Stock and Warrants 2EnteroMedics Inc. Announces Pricing of $35.0 Million Public Offering of Common Stock and Warrants 3Egalet Announces Top-Line Results from Oral Human Abuse Liability Study of Egalet-002 2Egalet Announces Top-Line Results from Oral Human Abuse Liability Study of Egalet-002 3Egalet Announces Top-Line Results from Oral Human Abuse Liability Study of Egalet-002 4Egalet Announces Top-Line Results from Oral Human Abuse Liability Study of Egalet-002 5
... A surgically implanted bone growth stimulator ... EBI OsteoGen surgically implanted bone growth stimulator ... of nonunions when surgery is already planned ... concern. Because the OsteoGen is totally surgically ...
... area contact between grant material and fracture ... long bones., ,Grid-Like Format of Mesh Cathode ... Bone , ,The innovative Mesh Cathode of ... area and a scaffolding effect designed to ...
... Flexible Cystoscope System using EndoSheath Technology ... for urologists in both their hospitals ... CST-2000 flexible cystoscope with the sterile, ... cystoscopy procedures, while minimizing the costs ...
... The PK Plasma-CISE™ (wire electrodes) ... single use devices that produce ... minimal thermal spread and Vapor ... superior hemostasis. The devices provide ...
Medicine Products: