Accreditation Information

Physicians

The University of North Texas Health Science Center is accredited by the American Osteopathic Association to award continuing medical education to physicians.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center has requested that the AOA Council on Continuing Medical Education approve this program for 7.5 hour of AOA Category 2A CME credits. Approval is currently pending.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center designates this live activity for a maximum of 7.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit(s)™. Physicians should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

The University of North Texas Health Science Center presents this activity for educational purposes only. Participants are expected to utilize their own expertise and judgment while engaged in the practice of medicine. The content of the presentations is provided solely by presenters who have been selected for presentations because of recognized expertise in their field.

ACGME Competencies

  • Patient care
  • Medical knowledge
  • Practice-based learning and improvement
  • Interpersonal and communication skills

Objectives

JPS Annual Trauma Symposium is a one day program focusing on trauma and critical care. The symposium features cutting edge lectures, innovative topics and inspiring addresses by leaders in the field of trauma care.
Through well researched and evidence based trauma medical care, this conference is intended to heighten participants’ competence by providing the most up-to-date developments in research, diagnosis, treatment and management of trauma as a surgical disease. The conference’s overall goal is to produce positive patient outcomes, professional development opportunities and expanded clinical practice guidelines for trauma care.

Target Audience

This conference is designed to meet the learning needs of all disciplines involved in the care of the trauma/critical care patient.

Faculty Disclosure

All planners, speakers, authors, and reviewers involved with content development for continuing education activities provided by the University of North Texas Health Science Center are expected to disclose any real or perceived conflict of interest related to the content of the activity. Detailed disclosures will be included in participant materials or given prior to the start of the activity.