The Red Duke Trauma Institute at Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center features 200 total beds with an average of 8,282 adult and 1,554 pediatric trauma cases per year. Through a commitment to provide life-saving services to the Gulf Coast region, the Red Duke Trauma Institute is one of the busiest Level 1 Trauma Centers with a mortality index that is among the lowest in the nation.”
The Red Duke Trauma Institute at Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center has a deep history in Houston that dates back to the early 1970's when Dr. James "Red" Duke, Jr. worked with his colleagues to build trauma services from the ground up. It now stands as one of only two Level I Trauma Centers in the Greater Houston area committed to providing the best possible care for trauma patients.
The 2024 Red Duke Trauma Symposium will address advances in trauma, emergency medicine and critical care. This two-day course is designed for pre-hospital care providers, nurses, advanced practitioners and physicians. Leading specialists in acute care general surgery, emergency medicine, orthopedic traumatology and neuro trauma will highlight advances in the treatment of adult and pediatric patients with an array of traumatic injuries and the development of appropriate strategies for incorporating evidence-based protocols into clinical management.
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