Continuing Education

The OHSU Trauma Program is actively involved in the education of interns, residents and medical students in trauma care. In addition to this ongoing medical education program, the Trauma Program sponsors the annual "Northwest States Trauma Conference" which provides trauma educational opportunities to physicians, nurses, paramedics and other healthcare providers from rural areas in Oregon and surrounding states. Trauma surgeons, Emergency Medicine physicians and nurses travel throughout Oregon providing dozens of trauma case reviews and lectures for referring hospitals and their staff. In addition to this, the OHSU Trauma program offers Advanced Trauma Life Support training for physicians.