2018 Conference Dates National and AZ

2018 Nursing Conferences for consideration:

ARIZONA NURSES ASSOCIATION CAPITOL HILL DAY-   www.aznurse.org

ENA State Leaders   in New Orleans, January 18-20

HOT TOPICS 2018  April  20  @ Desert Willow Conf Center Phoenix AZ  

Willow Conference Center  Cotton Center Business Park  Phoenix, Arizona

Register on-line at https://www.regonline.com/2018hottopicsinemergencynursing

confcommittee@outlook.com

ENA Day on the Hill   May 8 & 9th, Washington DC

MARK YOUR CALENDAR NOW

2018 EMS ODYSSEY  May 10-11th @  Desert Willow in Phoenix, AZ

Southwest Trauma Conference  August 2 & 3rd,  Tucson AZ   .

 2018 ENA NATIONAL CONFERENCE/delegate meeting: September 26-29th   Pittsburg, PA

Arizona Burn Center FREE educational opportunity which will be held on October 12, 2018 at The Phoenix/Mesa Hilton.

 

CE’s and CEU for nursing will be granted. We will close the registration at 500. Registration has been open for less than two weeks and as of today 8/22 we are at 375 registrations.

 

To register for this FREE educational offering please click on the link below ASAP. Registration will be closed at 500 an

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/arizona-burn-centers-14th-annual-burn-care-symposium-registration-48416316506

 

 

 

14th Annual Burn Care Symposium October 12, 2018

Crash & Burn

Disaster Management of Burns and Trauma

 

07:00 – 7:30   Registration

 

07:30 – 7:45   Presentation of the Color – Mesa Fire Pipes and Drums

 

07:45 – 8:00 Welcome Remarks and Introduction                        Kevin Foster MD and Steve Purves CEO, MIHS

 

08:00 – 8:45 The “Skin-ny” On Burns                                            Kevin Foster MD Arizona Burn Center Director

 

08:45 – 9:30 Pyrogeography – Humans, Fire & Urban Encroachment   Michael Medler MD, PhD Associate Professor, Chair, Environmental Studies, Huxley College of the Environment; Western Washington University; Bellingham, WA.

 

“An incredible wake-up call from an expert in forestry – specifically related to forest fire mapping and planning. He is a riveting speaker and I highly recommend this geographer with expertise in forest fire mapping” Dr. Gibran, MD, FACS Chair of Restorative Burn Surgery, Harbor View Medical Center. Seattle, WA.

 

09:30 – 10:00 Break visit Exhibitors

 

10:00 – 10:45 Chemical Nerve Agents                                                         Steven Curry MD, Director, Department of Medical Toxicology, Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix.

 

10:45 – 11:30 Blast Injuries with Unique Traumatic Complications       Marc Matthews MD Arizona Burn Center

 

11:30 – 12:30 Lunch provided

 

12:30 – 13:30 California Wildland Fire Experience                                  Bruce Potenza MD, (Past Director of San Diego Burn Center, Current Position – Chief of Surgery Phoenix Veterans Hospital           

 

13:30 – 14:15 Part 1 Western Region Disaster Consortium                      Annette Matherly-Newman  MS, RN, CCRN

Community Outreach/Burn Disaster Coordinator, University of Utah Intermountain Burn Center

 

14:15 – 14:30 Break Visit Exhibitors

 

14:30 – 15:30 Part Two Western Region Disaster Consortium – Table Top Exercise 2 hour drill/case studies

Annette Matherly – Newman MS, RN, CCRN Community Outreach/Burn Disaster Coordinator, University of Utah Intermountain Burn Center

 

15:30 – 16:00 Multidisciplinary Panel of Experts ~ Discussion, Questions and Summation