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See what's coming up in 2019
Georgia Trauma Foundation Gala
Save the Date!

Saturday, June 15, 2019

Porsche Experience Center and Museum
One Porsche Drive
Atlanta, GA 30354
Georgia Trauma Symposium and Spring Meetings
March 14-15, 2019

Chateau Elan Winery & Resort
Braselton, GA

The Georgia Trauma Symposium is open to all medical professionals and will address the latest advances and topics in trauma, critical care and emergency medicine, while emphasizing the importance of quality patient care.
Schedule of Events

Wednesday, March 13

Pre-Conference Education
(must apply for grant funded course through this link, separate of symposium registration)

Thursday, March 14

  • Georgia Trauma Commission Meeting, 10:00am
  • Georgia Committee for Trauma Excellence (GCTE) Meeting, 2:00pm
  • Georgia Trauma Symposium: Welcome Networking Reception, 6:00pm

Friday, March 15

  • Georgia Trauma Symposium: 8:00am - 12:00pm

Keynote Address: 
"Optimizing Prehospital Trauma Care Through Research" -  Eileen Bulger, MD
Professor of Surgery, Division of Trauma, Burn, and Critical Care Surgery, 
UW Medicine, Chief of Trauma, Harborview Medical Center,  
American College of Surgeons, Committee on Trauma, Chair

  • Georgia Quality Improvement Program (GQIP) Collaborative Meeting, 1:00pm
  • Committee on Trauma (COT) – Georgia Chapter Meeting, 4:00pm
Hotel Inofrmation

Chateau Elan Winery & Resort
100 Rue Charlemagne Drive
Braselton, GA 30517

Rooms are available at the Château Élan Inn for $205/night.

Click Here  or call 678-425-0900 to make reservations. Make sure to mention you are with the Georgia Trauma Symposium to ensure room block rate.
For questions, exhibitor, or sponsorship information, contact:
Trauma Awareness Day &
Injury Prevention Showcase at the Capitol
February 13, 2019

Georgia State Capitol
Atlanta, GA

The Georgia Trauma Foundation and the Georgia Society of the American College Surgeons invite you to join us at the State Capitol to showcase the Injury Prevention efforts being done across the state on Trauma Awareness Day in Georgia!
Schedule of Events

9:00am - 10:00am
Morning Briefing

10:00am - 11:00am
Working the ”Rope Line” at Capitol

11:00am - 12:30pm
Injury Prevention in Georgia Luncheon
The Depot

1:00pm - 4:00pm
Injury Prevention Program Display
South Wing of the State Capitol

Please remember to RSVP, so that we can have a packet of information available for you.
Injury Prevention Program Display

We will have tables set up at both the luncheon and at the Capitol, showcasing the quality of injury prevention efforts across the state of Georgia.
Trauma Research Grants
Thank you to those who submitted a Trauma Research Grant application! 

This is a collaborative grant process between the Georgia Trauma Foundation, the Georgia Trauma Commission, and the Georgia Association of EMS. We at that Foundation are tasked with handling the application, external review, and scoring process. The members of the Commission will make the final selections and the Association will award the monies to the selected grantees.

The notification award date is Friday, March 29, 2019.
Upcoming Trauma Education

The Georgia Trauma Foundation is proud to offer life-saving continuing education to designated trauma center and hospital staff in Georgia.
There are a limited number of grant-funded seats offered for each course at no cost to the participant. For more information on how to apply, please click the “APPLY NOW” button.
Trauma Nursing Core Course
February 19-20, 2019

Wills Memorial Hospital 
120 Gordon St
Washington, GA 30673

DEADLINE EXTENDED
Friday, January 11, 2019
Emergency Nursing Pediatric Course
March 5-6, 2019

Tift Regional Medical Center 
901 18th St
Tifton, GA 31794

DEADLINE EXTENDED
Friday, January 18, 2019
Trauma Care After Resuscitation
March 11-12, 2019

Augusta University Health
919 15th Street
Augusta,GA 30909

DEADLINE
Friday, February 1, 2019
Optimal Trauma Center Organization & Management Course
March 13, 2019

Chateau Elan Winery & Resort
100 Rue Charlemagne Drive
Braselton, GA 30517

DEADLINE
Friday, January 25, 2019
Trauma Care After Resuscitation
June 24-25, 2019

Memorial Health University Medical Center 4750 Waters Avenue
Savannah, GA 31403

DEADLINE
Friday, April 5, 2019