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Prepared for the Unexpected: Trauma Symposium

Tuesday, November 29
Wednesday, November 30, 2022

8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.
Breakfast & lunch will be provided.

Note: The same presentations will be given on both days, so registration for one date only is necessary.

North Oaks Diagnostic Center
15837 Paul Vega, MD, Drive
Hammond, LA 70403

Physicians, nurses, allied health professionals, pre-hospital personnel and nursing students are invited to attend this educational opportunity. The symposium objective is to cover the advances in management, techniques, protocols and guidelines for optimal care of the injured patient.

See below for registration and CEU details, speaker line-up, vendor details and cancellation policy.

    The Traumatized Hand
    Nadar Shourbaji, MD, MBA
    Hand & Wrist Specialist
    North Oaks Orthopaedic Specialty Center

    Neurosurgical Trauma
    Lon Alexander, MD
    North Oaks Neurosurgery Clinic Neurosurgeon

    Las Vegas Mass Casualty Incident: Lessons from a Tragedy
    presented by
    Lauren Baumgarten, MD
    North Oaks Shock Trauma Center Trauma Surgeon

    Our Facial Trauma Program: A Look at the Last Five Years
    presented by
    D’Antoni Dennis, MD
    Otolaryngologist (Specializing in Facial Trauma)
    North Oaks ENT & Allergy Clinic

    Contact Hours

    Contact hours pending. Participants must be present no later than 10 minutes after the start of the educational activity and attend the entire program. Completion of a course evaluation is also required. Planners/Presenters disclose there is no conflict of interest or commercial support relative to this activity. North Oaks Health System is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by Louisiana State Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

    Attendee Cancellation Policy

    North Oaks reserves the right to cancel this symposium if enrollment does not meet registration requirements.

    FOR NORTH OAKS EMPLOYEES: North Oaks Health System will cover registration for its employees who attend the symposium. If you register and are unable to attend, you must inform your supervisor by Monday, Nov 14. If you do not provide advance notice and do not attend, you will be charged a $25 no-show fee, which will be payroll deducted on Thursday, Dec 8. Intense preparation goes into this event - from managing work schedules to ordering food and materials - so your commitment to attend is taken seriously.

    For all other attendees: A refund is not available if a participant cancels within 5 days of the symposium.

    Contact Information

    For questions or more information, contact:
    Jodi Gennusa, North Oaks Trauma Program Manager
    Email: | Phone: (985) 230-2480