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Limited Seating Available - Deadline to Register is October 14, 2022

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On behalf of Lake Charles Memorial Health System and the Level III Trauma Center, we are honored to invite you to participate our first Trauma Symposium. The event is scheduled for November 2, 2022 in at SOWELA in Lake Charles, Louisiana.

The Trauma Symposium is a full-day program with an audience of over 100 nurses, physicians, EMS providers, and other allied
healthcare professionals responsible for the provision of trauma care. Our goal is to present compelling educational information and encourage ongoing work to mature the trauma system of care while focusing on achieving the best outcomes and navigating obstacles. Specific areas of interest and discussion are Pediatric Trauma, OB Trauma, Mass Casualty Events, and any newer evidence-based practices/protocols.


• Dr. Joey Barrios, Director of the Burn Center at Our Lady of Lourdes, Lafayette

• Dr. Michael Sutherland, Trauma Director for the Louisiana Emergency Response Network

• Dr. Tomas Jacome, Trauma Medical Director at Our Lady of the Lake, Baton Rouge

• Dr. Tabitha Quebedeaux, Clinical- Maternal Fetal Medicine, LSU Health Sciences Center

• Dr. Christopher Trevino, Emergency Medicine Physician, Our Lady of the Lake Ascension

• Kelly Grayson, AGS, NRP, CCP

• Tammy Vincent, RN, CEN, SANE-A/SANE-P

Who should attend?

Physicians, surgeons, and providers of emergency medicine
• Other sub-specialists with trauma interests
◦ Nurses
◦ Pharmacists
◦ Pre-hospital providers
◦ Emergency Department techs
◦ Advanced Practice Providers
◦ Pastoral Care
◦ Respiratory Therapist
◦ Child Life Specialists
◦ Social Workers
◦ Case Managers


$75 - Nurses and Doctors

$25 - Nursing Students/Allied Healthcare Workers

$0 - First Responders/ LCMHS Employees

Sponsorships and Tickets

Event Schedule

To download and print a sponsorship form, click here.

For registration information, contact Tracie Kyle at or 337-494-2114.

For sponsorship information, contact The Foundation at or 337-494-3226.