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WORLD TRAUMA SYMPOSIUM

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Daniel Smith, MCpara, will provide personal insight into the bombing at the Manchester Arena in the United Kingdom on May 22, 2017. A commander with the U.K.’s North West Ambulance Service, Dan was one of the first paramedics at  the scene of the incident which caused numerous deaths and injuries. Dan will discuss the response to the bombing, and its impact on his agency and community.
 
Learn from Dan and other top speakers on pediatric cervical spine injury, use of REBOA in the prehospital setting, 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.

Register for the World Trauma Symposium
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.

Tactical Training For EMS

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NAEMT's TECC 2nd edition course addresses TEMS domains and follows C-TECC guidelines. It includes focused MARCH assessment lessons and covers immediate action tourniquet drills in all lessons. The course also has simulations on all phases of patient care.

The TECC provider course is 16-hour classroom course for EMTs and paramedics. Upon successful completion, students receive a certificate of completion, a wallet card recognizing them as TECC providers for 4 years, and 16 hours of CAPCE credit. Learn more

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.

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GotAED

Keeping communities safe is GotAED's #1 priority. Having an AED device nearby can protect their hearts and save lives. Visit GotAED.org to learn more  GotAED is an initiative of Simon’s Heart, a nonprofit organization raising awareness from sudden cardiac arrest and death in kids.

Members Save $125!

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NAEMT members save $125 on core program registration for EMS World Expo, Oct. 29-Nov. 2 in Nashville, Tennessee. EMS World Expo is the largest EMS-dedicated event in the world. EMS World Expo, hosted in partnership with NAEMT, takes place over 5 days, 2-days of Pre-Con Workshops and 3-days of Conference Sessions and Exhibits.  Register Today!