2015 Timely Topics in Pediatric Trauma Care

Care of critically ill patients can be challenging. The 2015 Timely Topics in Pediatric Care conference aims to provide information about the latest trends in caring for di­fficult health issues related to traumatic injuries in children and adolescents that present in the field, for prehospital personnel and for members of the emergency department and inpatient teams.

Program objectives

This course is designed to increase participants’ knowledge of comprehensive care of the pediatric trauma patient in the prehospital, emergency care and inpatient hospital settings.

Who should attend?

  • Nurses/nursing students
  • Paramedics
  • Physicians
  • Prehospital personnel
  • Other allied healthcare workers

Accreditation and certification

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing #00005 for seven hours of Continuing Education Units. Seven hours – Orange County EMS Agency California C.E. provider #30-0024. Approved for: EMT-1, EMT-P, and MICNs.

Course fees

$50 for nurses, paramedics, physicians and other allied healthcare workers (parking is included for non-UC Irvine Health employees)

$20 for student nurses (parking is included)

$50 for same day/at-the-door registration (parking is not included)

The program fee includes continuing education credit with certificate of attendance, a light breakfast and lunch.

Same-day registrants are not guaranteed breakfast or lunch.

Cancellations must be received in writing by Feb. 6, 2015, for a refund. No refunds will be granted or cancellations after Feb. 6, 2015.

For more information, contact:

Mary Slattery, RN, MS

Email: mslatter@uci.edu

Phone: 714-456-6100