University of Nebraska Medical Center

2022 Trauma Symposium

2022 Trauma Symposium

This educational activity is for health care providers who care for the acutely injured patient population. The symposium will cover different aspects of care for trauma patients and how to approach individual cases for the best outcomes. 

Symposium Objectives

At the conclusion of this symposium, the participant should be better able to:

  1. Describe the challenges of treating critically injured trauma patients in the rural setting.
  2. Review management and prioritization of treatment for critically injured trauma patients.
  3. Discuss the challenges and possible adverse effects of adequate pain management of the critically injured trauma patient.
  4. Give examples of new trends and treatment options in chronic pain management.
  5. Explain the recovery process of various trauma survivors and the unique challenges they face based on their specific injuries.
  6. Discuss the team-based approach of treating trauma patients with concomitant injuries. 

General Information

Registration Information

Choose the format you want to attend. The registration deadline is Friday, Sept.30.


Registration Fees

  • Physicians and APPs – $130
  • Nurses – $90
  • EMTs/Paramedics – $80
  • Fellows/Residents/Full-Time Students – $70
Live Stream

Registration Fee

  • $60


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Cancel/Refund Policy

Cancellations must be made in writing and sent by mail, fax, or email to the UNMC Center for Continuing Education. A refund of the registration fee, less $25 processing fee, will be given if the request is received by Sept. 30, 2022. No refund will be given after this date.

Symposium Director

Karen L. Saxton, MSN, RN

Director, Trauma Program, Nebraska Medicine