Trauma Education

Course: Trauma Core Curriculum

Date: Friday, November 4, 2016
Time: 7:30 am - 4:30pm (Registration starts at 7:30am. First session begins promptly at 8:00am)
Location: Children's National Health System, 2nd Floor Main Auditorium
Facilitator: Sally Wilson, RN BSN
Education Prevention and Outreach Coordinator
Overview: It is an all day class for those new to pediatrics or new to Children’s Hospital. Attendees will be provided with information via lecture, discussion and case studies on  trauma system, trauma assessment, care of the pediatric burned patient, closed head injury, pediatric orthopedic injuries including compartment syndrome, forensic nursing via NAT ( non-accidental trauma).

Course: Trauma Update Course

Date: Friday, March 11, 2016 and Friday, October 21, 2016
Time: 7:30 am - 12:15pm (Registration starts at 7:30am. First session begins promptly at 8:00am)
Location: Children's National Health System, 2nd Floor Main Auditorium
Facilitator: Sally Wilson, RN BSNEducation Prevention and Outreach Coordinator
Overview: 4 hour continuing education program for experienced nurses and caregivers who wish to acquaint themselves with new trends and care modalities in pediatric trauma and burn. Contact hours will be provided. Changing venues is offered every Spring and Fall.
Target audience: Experienced Nurses and Care givers who wish to acquaint themselves with new trends and care modalities in pediatric trauma

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Contact: Sally Wilson - SLWilson@childrensnational.org

Children’s National Health System, Department of Nursing Education & Professional Development, Division of Nursing, Center for Continuing Education is an accredited provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nursing Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation