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WORLD TRAUMA SYMPOSIUM

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Dr. Megan Brenner, MD, MS, trauma and vascular surgeon, will discuss the latest use of the resuscitative endovascular balloon occlusion of the aorta (REBOA) technique and its impact on prehospital trauma care. Learn about technology advances that have enhanced the viability of REBOA and the training needed to effectively implement this technique.

Other top speakers will present on pediatric trauma, hemorrhage control, building resiliency to respond to trauma, advanced traumatic brain injury detection and management, the role of prehospital care in national trauma systems, and much more.

October 30, Nashville, Tennessee
Held in conjunction with EMS World Expo

Breakfast, lunch and exhibit displays are included. Provides 8 hours of CAPCE-accredited CE, CME or nursing CE.

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All Hazards Disaster Training

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Training for disasters is difficult because disasters vary — floods, earthquakes, bus wrecks, active shooters, biological attacks, etc. NAEMT's All Hazards Disaster Response course uses real-life clinical scenarios to teach participants how to analyze potential threats, assess available resources, and create a response plan. AHDR is approved for 8 hours of CAPCE credit.

PHTLS 9th Edition Update

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Monday, October 29, 2018
Nashville, Tennessee

Members of the Prehospital Trauma Committee, additional authors, contributors, and reviewers are working very hard to produce an outstanding 9th edition of Prehospital Trauma Life Support (PHTLS) course. We invite all PHTLS faculty from around the globe to join us! This event is held in conjunction with the NAEMT Annual Meeting and EMS World Expo.

Education Scholarships

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NAEMT is proud to offer scholarship opportunities to individual members to assist them in their professional and career advancement. NAEMT and partner, Columbia Southern University, award more than $37,000 in scholarships each year. NAEMT members also receive a 15% tuition discount on online courses at Columbia Southern University.

EVOS - Safe Driving

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NAEMT's EMS Vehicle Operator Safety (EVOS) course focuses on the specific behaviors that need to be changed to create a culture of safe driving. The 8 or 16-hour course is approved for CAPCE credit. Students can choose classroom or online format, and print or digital materials. All current instructors of national driving courses can teach EVOS by taking the 1-hour online transition course.