Halifax Health to Present Trauma Talks 2019 Emergency Medicine Conference -- Topics to Include Trauma Care, Human Trafficking

DAYTONA BEACH, FLA. – (August 13, 2019) –  On September 13, Halifax Health will present Trauma Talks 2019 – a comprehensive, one-day trauma and emergency medicine conference featuring fundamental concepts of trauma care and scenario-based activities, all targeted to optimize the continuum of care for the severely injured patient.  The conference, comprised of experts in trauma injury, emergency medicine and human trafficking, will take place from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. at the Mori Hosseini Hospitality Center at Daytona State College, 1200 W. International Speedway Boulevard, Daytona Beach.

Speakers and topics will include:

  • Dan Talbert, MHS, EMT-P, FP-C, St. Johns County – Pre-Hospital Care
  • Dr. Stephen Viel, Medical Director, Halifax Health-Emergency Services – Occult Vascular Injury, Diagnosis and Treatment
  • Dr. Jennifer Hagen, University of Florida Health – Acute Management of Mangled Extremities
  • Dr. Robert Feezor, University of Florida Health – Management of Peripheral Vascular Injury
  • Dr. Holly Ringhauser, Halifax Health – Advanced Hemorrhage Control, Not Just Tourniquets
  • Tina Kadolph, Love Missions – Human Trafficking
  • Jon Kinsler, a trauma survivor
  • Dr. Joshua Carson, University of Florida Health – Out of the Fire: Burn Care from Field Care to Long Term Follow Up and Everything in Between
  • Dr. James Fulcher, Volusia County Chief Medical Examiner – The Function of the Medical Examiner
  • Dr. Roland Torres, University of Florida Health – Modern Management of Traumatic Brain Injury

The conference will also feature a networking social hour and a variety of healthcare and medical vendors. 

Physicians, nurses, respiratory therapists, paramedics and emergency medical technicians, radiography professionals, nutritionists, dietitians and other healthcare professionals are encouraged to attend.  Continuing education credits are available.

Registration for the conference is $90 and includes breakfast, lunch, and admission to the networking social.  Discount pricing is available for groups of six people or more.  Early registration ends August 30.

To register for Trauma Talks 2019, or to learn more about group registration, as well as sponsorship and vending opportunities, visit halifaxhealth.org/traumatalks or call 386.425.4201.

Halifax Health

Recognized by The Joint Commission as a Top Performer on Key Quality Measures, Halifax Health serves Volusia and Flagler counties, providing a continuum of healthcare services through a network of organizations including a tertiary hospital, community hospital, freestanding emergency department, an urgent care, psychiatric services, a cancer treatment center with five outreach locations, the area’s largest hospice, a center for inpatient rehabilitation, outpatient rehabilitation clinics, primary care walk-in clinics, a walk-in clinic specializing in women’s health, a pediatric care community clinic, three children’s medical practices, a home healthcare agency, and an exclusive provider organization.  Halifax Health offers the area’s only Level II Trauma Center, Comprehensive Stroke Center, Pediatric Intensive Care Unit, Pediatric Emergency Department, Child and Adolescent Behavioral Services, complete Neurosurgical Services, OB Emergency Department and Level III Neonatal Intensive Care Unit that cares for babies born earlier than 28 weeks.  For more information, visit halifaxhealth.org.