CME Information

This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the Essential Areas and Policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME) through the joint providership of the American College of Surgeons and the Detroit Receiving Hospital and Wayne State University. The American College of Surgeons is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.

AMA PRA Category 1 Credits

The American College of Surgeons designates this live activity for a maximum of 14.25 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.

CME Credit Breakdown

Trauma Ultrasound Pre-Conference Workshop

Wednesday, November 3                         No Credits

Detroit Trauma Symposium

Thursday, November 4                9.00 credits

Friday, November 5                     5.25 credits

Learning Objectives

At the conclusion of this activity, learners should be able to

  • evaluate and synthesize the data regarding transfusion practices in hemodynamic monitoring of adjuncts such as REBOA in trauma
  • analyze the effectiveness of rib treatment fixation for fractures and the surgical management of intrathoracic injuries
  • to comprehend end of life decisions and firearm prevention initiatives in trauma
  • to evaluate mass casualty events and the role of trauma systems in regionalized care
  • to evaluate the current management of specific injuries involving brain, spine, pancreas as well as vascular trauma
  • to understand organ donation and head injury management issues in the ICU

ACEP Credit

American College of Emergency Physicians ACEP Category 1 Credits will be offered for this meeting.

CEU Credit

The Continuing Medical Education credits (CMEs) being offered at this symposium are applicable for RN/LPN license renewal in Michigan.


All of the sessions will be available on-demand for CME credit after the meeting.  Registrants will have up to three months after the meeting to claim credit.

If you did not receive your CME Certificate for the 2020 Meeting, contact