Pediatric Trauma Hemorrhagic Shock Treatment Guideline Consensus Conference

Apr 22–24, 2022

Hilton Birmingham at UAB
808 20th St S
Birmingham, AL

Full Conference Information and Agenda

The Pediatric Trauma Hemorrhagic Shock Treatment Guideline Consensus Conference is a conference designed to produce consensus statements on best practices and research priorities that include optimal methods of dissemination and implementation of high quality pediatric data to allow for the efficient change of clinical practice when appropriate.

A panel of national and international experts representing trauma surgery, transfusion medicine, hematology, anesthesia, critical care, and emergency medicine will share their expertise and lead discussions to inform the consensus committee. Topics to be discussed include:

  • Epidemiology and outcomes
  • Biologic consequences of hemorrhagic shock
  • Laboratory identification of hemorrhagic shock
  • Transfusion strategies for both prehospital and in-hospital
  • Consequences of crystalloid and colloid resuscitation
  • Permissive hypotension, use of intravenous and mechanical hemostatic adjuncts
  • Developing structured multicenter data collection tools to facilitate research
  • Methods for consensus generation

Travel Award
Travel awards of up to $1000 are available to a limited number of medical students, residents, fellows, junior faculty (five years or less out from residency or fellowship training), and Ph.D. scientists. The travel award will support registration and other travel expenses. Women and minorities are encouraged to apply. Please apply through the link below. The application requires a one-page personal statement of interest, curriculum vitae and one letter of recommendation. Note that the application must be submitted in one session and cannot be saved for completion later. Click here to apply. 
Application Deadline: February 1, 2022 at Midnight CST
Award Notification: Mid-February 2022