American College of Surgeons
Committee on Trauma
Region VII



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Call 888-236-2427 and ask for the American College of Surgeons rate

Group Rate: $175/nt (Rate guaranteed until November 4th)



The Rib Fracture Fixation: Surgical Approaches, Techniques & Program Implementation Course is being offered by Zimmer Biomet on Wednesday, December 4th at the Kansas City Marriott from 11:00am – 4:30pm. This course is designed for general acute and critical care trauma and thoracic surgeon specialists and their staff who are interested in learning more about the management of chest wall injuries and are attending the 42nd Annual Committee on Trauma Meeting. The course includes a lunch lecture reviewing history, publications, studies, surgical approaches and case reviews outlining the management of chest wall injuries. In addition to the lunch lecture there will be a cadaveric lab intended for general acute and critical trauma and thoracic surgeons, fellows and resident specialists whose scope of practice includes management of chest wall injuries and would like hands on training using a rib plating system. Registration for this course is separate from the Advances in Traum a registration.

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You must complete the verification of attendance and conference evaluation in order for your CME hours to be reported to ACS.

The deadline for completion is midnight CST December 30, 2019.

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Midwest Trauma Society will be hosting the Trauma Program Managers Leadership Conference on Wednesday, December 4th from 12:15pm – 4:30pm at the Kansas City Marriott.

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2018 Advances in Trauma
Kansas City