The Annual Delaware Trauma Symposium was held May 2 at the Chase Center on the Riverfront in Wilmington. The event brings together physicians, nurses and other trauma-care providers to learn about current issues and trends in managing trauma patients and to look at ways to close gaps in variations of care within the statewide trauma system.
Kevin Bradley, M.D., FACS, associate medical director, Christiana Care Trauma Program, welcomed participants and presented a talk titled “Complex Wound Management” during the event.
Mark Cipolle, M.D., Ph.D., FACS, medical director, Christiana Care Trauma Program, presented a joint session with James P. Marvel Jr., M.D., medical director, Trauma Program, at Beebe Medical Center in Lewes, Del., titled “Collaboration in Trauma Care: Level I and III Hospitals Working Together.”
Joan Pirrung, APRN, BC, Trauma Program manager at Christiana Hospital, helped moderate the Annual Delaware Trauma Symposium.