The Surgical Research Symposium is intended to highlight current research and provide new information to improve patient care. Sponsored by the College of Medicine Department of Surgery, Division of Surgical Research, this event offers a chance to meet researchers and discuss their work. All research and clinical faculty members, postdocs, students, and research staff are encouraged to attend.
7:30 – 8:30 a.m.
“Stem Cells in Trauma: The Dawn of a New Era.“
Martin A. Schreiber, M.D., FACS, FCCM
Professor of Surgery
Trauma Medical Director and Chief, Division of Trauma, Critical Care, and Acute Care Surgery
Oregon Health and Science University
Director, Donald D. Trunkey Center for Civilian and Combat Casualty Care
Surgery Residents Q&A and Lunch with Dr. Schreiber
The registration and abstract submission deadline is Monday, February 26 at 5:00 p.m.
Previously used posters are acceptable. If you need a new poster, you can request one no less than seven work days in advance through the Creative Services website. Posters should not exceed 47″ high by 71″ wide.
By registering to present a poster, you agree that you will be available to set up your poster no later than 7:00 a.m. March 12, that you can be present the entire time, and that you can remove your poster no later than 1:00 p.m. that day.
For additional information contact Marie Burdine, Ph.D., at MBurdine@uams.edu.
Joint Accreditation Statement
In support of improving patient care, University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC) to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.
Credit Designation Statements
AMA Credit Designation Statement
The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.0 AMA PRA Category 1 CreditsTM. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity.
ANCC Credit Designation Statement
The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences designates this live activity for a maximum of 2.0 ANCC contact hours. Nursing contact hours will be awarded for successful completion of program components based upon documented attendance and completion of evaluation materials.
AAPA Credit Designation Statement
The University of Arkansas for Medical Sciences has been authorized by the American Academy of PAs (AAPA) to award AAPA Category 1 CME credit for activities planned in accordance with AAPA CME Criteria. This activity is designated for 2.0 AAPA Category 1 CME credits. PAs should only claim credit commensurate with the extent of their participation.