American Family Children's Hospital

Emergency Care and Trauma Symposium


Contact Linda K. Pittz

(608) 574-8707



Conference brochure will be available Feb. 1, 2017

The 49th Annual Emergency Care and Trauma Symposium is designed to educate all levels of emergency and trauma providers, from the pre-hospital environment through inpatient care. Tracks for EMS and nursing will be offered, with presentations and hands-on sessions based on the educational need of the participant.


Symposium Details

  • Dates: June 19-21, 2017
  • Location: Kalahari Resort and Convention Center, Wisconsin Dells
  • Fee: $225. Includes tuition, materials, breaks, breakfasts and lunches. Please see the registration form for one-day fees.

  • Registration: Link will be posted when available.

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A block of rooms has been reserved at the Kalahari Resort and Convention Center. The special symposium rates are $134 per night (hut) and $164 per night (lodge suite). All rates are based on occupancy for up to four people, plus tax.


To receive this discounted rate, please call 1-877-253-5466 on or before May 19, 2017, and ask for the Emergency Care Conference 2017 Room Block when making your reservation. Rooms in this block that are not reserved will be released to the general public on May 20, 2017.




To receive a print brochure in early 2017, please send your name and mailing address to Linda K. Pittz at




If you are interested in being an exhibitor at the 2017 Emergency Care and Trauma Symposium, please contact Linda K. Pittz at


Continuing Education Units


The University of Wisconsin-Madison, as a member of the University Continuing Education Association (UCEA), authorizes this program for 2.4 continuing education units (CEUs) or 24 hours.


National Registry of Emergency Medical Technicians


Up to 24 hours of National Registry credit will be applied for from the Wisconsin Department of Health Services, National Registry of EMTs.