Major Trauma Conference 2019

16 Sep 2019

L to R: Trauma Nurse Coordinators Gordon Speed (Southern DHB), Melissa Evans (Canterbury DHB), Rebecca Coats (Southern DHB), Fiona Thomas (Southern DHB), Claire Hitchcock (Nelson Marlborough Health), and Trauma Medical Director Southern DHB Mike Hunter.

The South Island Alliance Major Trauma Workstream hosted trauma care specialists from around the South Island for the Trauma South 2019 Conference in Dunedin on 5 September.

The main themes of the conference included sharing learning from the mass casualty response in Christchurch, to progressing trauma system development in New Zealand.

A number of speakers from Christchurch shared their experiences, and explored ways to improve trauma care across New Zealand.

Published on: Monday, September 16th, 2019, under Major Trauma