9th Annual Pediatric Trauma & Injury prevention Symposium

  • Date:

    March 1, 2019

  • Location:
    Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center
  • Address:

    1101 Lincoln Street Columbia, SC 29201

  • Time:


  • Website:
  • Contact:

    University of South Carolina School of Medicine - Palmetto Health Continuing Medical Education Organization

Pediatric Trauma & Injury Prevention Symposium


Statewide multidisciplinary symposium designed for trauma surgeons who care for injured children, emergency medicine physicians, pediatricians, other physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, nurses, pre-hospital providers, injury prevention specialists and other health care professionals involved in the care of injured children.

Educational Objectives−After attending, participants should be able to:
• Report intent to apply best evidence-based practice and family-centered care to the pediatric trauma patient from time of injury through rehabilitation and recovery.
• Indicate a knowledge of ways to educate providers on pediatric trauma through simulation.
• Relate patient stories and case presentations to the need for research, advocacy, and injury prevention for children.