2018 UW Medicine EMS & Trauma Conference

Seattle, Washington
Monday, September 17, 2018
2018 UW Medicine EMS & Trauma Conference
Monday, September 17, 2018 7:45 AM -
Tuesday, September 18, 2018 4:00 PM (Pacific Time)

DoubleTree Hotel Seattle Airport
(206) 246-8600
18740 International Boulevard
Seattle, Washington 98188
United States

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The course is sponsored annually by Harborview Medical Center and Airlift Northwest. Harborview is the designated Level I trauma center for Washington State as well as the trauma and burn referral center for Washington, Alaska, Montana, and Idaho (WAMI).

This two-day multi-disciplinary conference highlights current issues in trauma care throughout the continuum: pre-hospital, emergency, critical care, acute care, and rehabilitation. Nationally recognized speakers and local experts in trauma care will present topics pertinent to nurses, physicians, paramedics, social workers, program managers, and other healthcare providers.

Session Highlights Include:
  • How to Prepare your Trauma System for a Mass Shooting: Lessons Learned from the Las Vegas Mass Shooting
  • Suicide Prevention
  • Burn Patient Transfer and Management Panel Discussion
  • Northwest Health Response Network
  • Geriatric Care, Pediatric Care, Injury Management, and more!

Registration ​Fees         
   Both ​Days  ​ ​ ​ ​Single ​Day 
Physicians: ​  ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​                $430  ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​  $290 
Allied ​Health ​Professionals:  ​ ​ ​ ​ ​$380  ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​ ​  $240

"The annual UW Medicine EMS and Trauma Conference is the highlight of the year for regional trauma, critical care and burn education in the Pacific Northwest. This year is no exception with exciting sessions such on How to Prepare your hospital and healthcare system for a mass shooting event which will draw on the lessons learned in Las Vegas, October 1, 2017. This session will include speakers from the Level 1, 2 and 3 centers that were engaged in this tragic event. We will also have an exciting session on addressing violence in our society including how to set up a hospital-based violence intervention program and how to implement suicide prevention efforts. We will learn from the experts about what is new in prehospital care and acute resuscitation for severely injured patients and the growing use of extracorporeal life support for critically ill adults. Above all this is a tremendous opportunity to network and build relationships with care providers throughout our diverse geographic region! I hope you can join us!"

Eileen Bulger, MD
Chief of Trauma
Professor of Surgery
Harborview Medical Center
University of Washington, Seattle, WA


Contact Information

Payment Instructions

  • Payment is required at time of registration. A printable receipt will be generated once your registration is finalized. Please note: If paying via Purchase Order, this receipt may be used to request a check from your Payer. Registrations paid via check or Purchase Order will not be approved until a PO number has been provided or a check is received. Please mail to :

              Clinical Education Registrar
              Harborview Medical Center
              325 9th Ave, Box 359733
              Seattle, WA 98104-2499

    Purchase Orders may be faxed to the registrar at (206) 744-2043. Call the registrar with any questions at (206) 744-6396.

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