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Midwest Pediatric Trauma Conference

Save the Date for 2016!

2016 Midwest Pediatric Trauma Conference

June 10, 2016

Ameristar Casino, Resort and Spa
One Ameristar Boulevard, St. Charles, MO 63301

  • Physicians, nurses, paramedics, respiratory therapists and medical students are welcome!
  • CME credit pending, MONA contact hours pending, EMS CEU credit pending
  • Brochure with registration information and curriculum to come!

The Midwest Pediatric Trauma Conference is hosted annually by SSM Health Cardinal Glennon Children's Hospital and SLUCare Physician Group, the physicians of Saint Louis University School of Medicine.


2015 Conference Presentations

The 2015 Midwest Pediatric Trauma Conference was held on Friday, May 15, 2015. The focus of the day-long event was on pediatric trauma situations such as Internet crimes against children, drug abuse, domestic violence as well as child sexual abuse and sex trafficking. Lectures were presented by Saint Louis University School of Medicine physicians/professors and guests from the FBI and other law enforcement agencies. The content of these lectures may be found below.

Active Shooter in the Hospital Setting: Are you prepared?
Kathy Lehman-Huskamp, MD

Pediatric Orthopedic Trauma Emergencies
Margaret Grisell, MD

Child Sexual Abuse
Linda Shaw, MD

Internet Crimes Against Children
Det. Dan Maixner

The Unique Nature of Pediatric Thoracic and Abdominal Blunt Trauma
Jose Greenspon, MD

Drugs Remix featuring Methamphetamines, Synthetics, Marijuana and Opiates
Anthony Scalzo, MD

More information

If you have questions, please call Christine Green at 314-577-5392 or email at


Other education opportunities

Education seminars, webinars, lectures and hands-on training is offered in conjunction with Saint Louis University School of Medicine.


Education Connections

Education Connections outlines the variety of electronic and traditional educational opportunties available through SSM Health Care - St. Louis and Saint Louis University School of Medicine. Includes contact information and descriptions for each program.

Education Connections

Education Connections - Emergency Room Nursing

SSM Cardinal Glennon provides many education opportunities related to emergency medicine.

Educator Terry Cuellar, RN, MN, CCRN has 25 years of experience in pediatric nursing including pediatric critical care, pediatric and neonatal transport and neonatal critical care medicine.

Education Connections - Emergency Medical Services

Educator Shelby Cox, NR, EMT-P has more than 15 years of emergency care experience as well as air transport and advanced life support (ALS) ambulance experience.