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13th Annual Rio Grande Trauma Conference & Pediatric Update
Jointly Provided: Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center, Paul L. Foster School of Medicine, Departments of Surgery, Orthopaedic Surgery, Anesthesiology, Emergency Medicine and the Office of Continuing Medical Education and El Paso Children's Hospital University Medical Center of El Paso
Dates: 12/6/2012 - 12/7/2012
City: El Paso, Texas
Location: Academic Education Center, Auditorium A and B
Program Director: Alan Tyroch, MD, FACS
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Target Audience: See Event Description
Description: This educational activity is designed for emergency medicine, general, orthopedic and neuro surgeons; anesthesiologists; radiologists; intensive and critical care specialists; physician extenders, nurses and other healthcare professionals who work in trauma care and management. Emphasis will be on cutting edge care of injured children, up-to-date protocols for adults with traumatic orthopedic injuries, current research in traumatic injury, and inter-professional teams to deliver better care. Printable Brochure
Accreditation: This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center and El Paso Children's Hospital University Medical Center of El Paso. Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Ethics Credit: The lecture titled, Delivering Bad News within this conference, has been reviewed by the TTUHSC Office of CME and meets the requirement of the Texas Medical Board for CME hours in Ethics and Professional Responsibility.