EAST provides a variety of educational opportunities from the Annual Scientific Assembly, EAST's premier educational event, to online education. Practice Management Guidelines are a signature of EAST and are easily accessible on the website. Don't miss the monthly literature review as well as articles in the Combat Casualty database.
PMGs feature evidence-based information to increase the scientific knowledge needed to enhance patient and clinical decision-making, improve health care quality and promote efficiency.
EAST’s premier educational event that includes hands-on workshops, scientific sessions, networking events, outreach and exhibits. The Annual Scientific Assembly is eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and self-assessment credits toward Part 2 of the American Board of Surgery MOC Program.
With the full support of the editor of the Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery, Dr. Ernest E. Moore. and permission from the publisher Wolters Kluwer Health, the Eastern Association for the Surgery of Trauma’s (EAST) Military Committee is pleased to offer a service to members of the U.S. military that are currently deployed in support of the global war on terror.
EAST’s online education center provides access to free Traumacasts, as well as the opportunity to earn AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and self-assessment credits toward Part 2 of the American Board of Surgery MOC Program from a wide range of courses offered in partnership with CECentral.
Audio and video webcasts are free audio interviews addressing education research and treatment. Select Traumacasts are eligible for AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™ and self-assessment credits toward Part 2 of the American Board of Surgery MOC Program.
Members can access EAST News and receive monthly literature reviews via email as well as access links to trauma journals. The EAST Landmark Papers Resource in Trauma and Acute Care Surgery gives aspiring clinicians who are interested in the care of acute care surgery patients a solid foundation of defining papers from which they can interpret PMGs, literature reviews of newer material, and other educational content.