Trauma Symposium Enduring Material

Learn now and fulfill your state-mandated Continuing Medical Education (CME) credits.

This activity has been approved by:

Kentucky Medical Association for a maximum of 6 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits
Kentucky Board of Nursing for up to 6 CEUs
Kentucky Board of Respiratory Care for up to 6 CEU hours
Kentucky Board of Pharmacy  for up to 6 CEU hours
Kentucky Board of Imaging & Radiation Therapy for up to 6 CEU hours
-Kentucky Physical Therapy Association for up to 6 contact hours


Release Date:  September 29, 2023

Expiration Date:  May 1, 2024

(Please note that credit will no longer be issued for this activity after this date)


Media Type:  Internet Enduring Material Activity / Live Lecture Video


Completion Time:  6.00 hours

Registration Fee:  FREE


Target Audience:

This symposium is designed to meet the educational needs of physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners, family practitioners, medical students, nurses, and all other allied health professionals caring for patients with trauma.



  1. Rouzbeh Motiei-Langroudi, MD
  2. Michelle Boers, PT, DPT, CWS, FACCWS
  3. Paul D. Conley, NR-EMT-P, FP-C
  4. Courtney Johnson, DO
  5. Althea Campbell, OMS-IV
  6. Amanda Hangge, DO

Learning Objectives:

At the completion of this program, the participant will be able to:

  • Explain the current classification system used for thoracolumbar spine fractures
  • Discuss the role of conservative treatment in the management of thoracolumbar spine fractures
  • Discuss the role of surgery in the management of thoracolumbar spine fractures
  • Identify the differences in burn depth of injury to establish the care plan
  • Describe burn management when transfer in unnecessary
  • Define the process and rationale for transfer to the burn center for admission and for outpatient care
  • Recognize how important it is to train as close to reality as possible
  • Discuss the importance of mass casualty field training
  • Explain implementing incident command on every incident
  • Define “If you fail to plan, then you plan to fail”
  • Review PECARN study
  • Identify the risk of ionizing radiation in children
  • Identify the difference between stable and unstable pelvic fractures
  • Define the different types of pelvic fractures
  • Discuss diagnostic testing
  • Explain fracture stabilization
  • Discuss “Expect the unexpected”
  • Explain “But first…ABC”
  • Describe why Trauma is a team sport

Instructions for Participation and Credit:

To receive credit you are required to:

  • Review video content,
  • Complete the activity evaluation (accessible via the Survey Monkey link following the video)
  • Submit the CME/CE registration and evaluation.

After completion of the activity, a certificate will be sent to you via your preferred retrieval method as listed on the evaluation. If you have questions about the participation process, please e-mail or call (606)430-8110


Accreditation Statement


Pikeville Medical Center is accredited by the Kentucky Medical Association to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

Pikeville Medical Center designates this internet enduring material for a maximum of 6.0 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™.   Physicians should only claim credits commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.



The opinions and recommendations expressed by faculty and other experts, whose input is included in this activity, are their own and do not represent Pikeville Medical Center endorsement. Please review the complete prescribing information of specific drugs or combinations of drugs, including indications, contraindications, warnings and adverse effects before administering pharmacological therapy to patients.

Special Needs Statement

If you have special needs, please contact our office and we will do our best to accommodate you.

Disclosure of Relevant Financial Relationships
It is the policy of Pikeville Medical Center to adhere to ACCME Criteria, Policies, and Standards for Integrity and Independence in Accredited Continuing Education in order to ensure fair balance, independence, objectivity, and scientific rigor in all its accredited activities. All faculty and planners, along with the Activity Director and Co-Director, participating in accredited activities are expected to disclose relevant financial relationships pertaining to their contribution to the activity. Relationship information is analyzed to determine whether conflicts of interest exist. All conflicts of interest are mitigated prior to participation in the planning or implementation of this activity.

Faculty members are also expected to disclose any discussion of (1) off label or investigational uses of FDA approved commercial products or devices or (2) products or devices not yet approved in the United States. All disclosures will be made at the time of this accredited continuing education activity.

The following Course Faculty and Planning Committee have reported having no relevant financial relationships with any ineligible company related to the content of this educational activity.


Course Faculty:

Paul D. Conley, NREMT-P, FP-C
A. Courtney Johnson, DO
Althea Campbell, OMS-IV
Amanda Hangge, DO

Planning Committee:

Sandy Tackett, RN, BSN, CCRN, MSN, Trauma Program Director
Angie Reed, RN, Trauma Program Manager
Jerry Prater,  EMT, Trauma Outreach Injury Prevention Coordinator
Brenda Adams, CCMEC, Director Continuing Medical Education
Melissa Bowles, Medical Education Coordinator
Michelle Caudill, BSN, RN, Staff Development Specialist


The following faculty members have reported a relevant financial relationship with ineligible companies:

Course Faculty                                    Name of Ineligible Company                 Relationship

Aaron L. Brown, MD, FACS                              Fulgent Genetics                             Stock Owner
Aaron L. Brown, MD, FACS                        Zosano Pharmaceuticals                         Stock Owner                        
Rouzbeh Motiei-Langroudi, MD                         DePuy-Synthes                               Speaker
Michelle Broers, PT, DPT CWS, FACCWS          Smith and Nephew                            Speaker

All of the relevant financial relationships listed for these individuals have been mitigated.


After the video, you must complete the evaluation form and email to


Click HERE to download the form.

Pikeville Medical Center