47th Annual Eastern Great Lakes Burn Conference
The West Penn Burn Center of The Western Pennsylvania Hospital is pleased to host the 2019 Eastern Great Lakes Burn Care Conference. Building on the long-standing tradition of this important educational meeting, this year’s conference — now in its 47th year will focus on the collegial exchange of current research being done in the field. This ex-change of information and promotion of education will enable the entire burn care team to provide a higher standard of care and ultimately lead to improved outcomes for our burn patients.
This conference is intended for physicians, physician assistants, nurse practitioners and registered nurses, dieticians and pharmacists, physical and occupational therapists, social workers and emergency medical technicians who are interested in burn care with an emphasis on complex clinical issues.
- Discuss current burn practices in different burn centers
- Review regional emergency preparation
- Discuss collaboration between burn centers in the region
Parking available at nearby garages for fee.
Ariel Aballay, MD
Medical Director, Burn Center
West Penn Hospital
This activity has been planned and implemented in accordance with the accreditation requirements and policies of the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical education (ACCME) through the joint providership of Allegheny General Hospital and West Penn Hospital. The Allegheny General Hospital is accredited by the ACCME to provide continuing medical education for physicians.
Allegheny General Hospital designates this live activity for a maximum of 13.5 AMA PRA Category 1 Credits™. Physicians should claim only the credit commensurate with the extent of their participation in the activity
- 13.50 AMA PRA Category 1 Credit™
- 13.50 APA
- 13.50 Attendance