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2018 Rocky Mountain Rural Trauma Symposium


"Trauma Systems Save Lives"

Dates: Sept. 13-14, 2018

Location: Best Western GranTree Inn, Bozeman, MT

About 300 people attended this 31st annual educational symposium for physicians, advanced practitioners, nurses and emergency medical services working in the rural environment.

Conference coordination was provided by 45th Parallel Events. Contact 45th Parallel Events at 406-585-9538 or for more information on the 2018 Symposium.

The 2018 conference is brought to you by EMSTS and ERTAC.


This continuing nursing education activity was approved for 11.25 total contact hours by Montana Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.

It offers self-reported, self-documented AMA PRA Category 2-Type Activities CME hours to Physicians & Physician Assistants.

2018 Speaker Presentations (PDFs)

2018 Agenda (PDF)

2018 Exhibitors and Supporters:

Platinum Supporter: Benefis Hospitals

Platinum Supporter: Benefis Mercy Flight


Platinum Supporter: Bozeman Health


Platinum Supporter: Braun Northwest


Platinum Supporter: Kalispell Regional Healthcare


Platinum Supporter: Life Flight Network


Platinum Supporter: MT Board of Medical Examiners


Platinum Supporter: Providence St. Patrick Hospital


Platinum Supporter: REACH Air Medical Services


Platinum Supporter: St. Vincent Healthcare


Platinum Supporter: Swedish Medical Center


Platinum Supporter: UCHealth - University of Colorado Hospital

Silver Supporter: Beartooth Billings Clinic

Break Sponsor: Bozeman Health

Break Sponsor: Pintler Billing Services

Break Sponsor: REACH Air Medical Services

For-Profit Exhibitor: Burn & Reconstructive Centers of Colorado

For-Profit Exhibitor: Ferno EMS

For-Profit Exhibitor: ImageTrend

For-Profit Exhibitor: Pintler Billing Services

For-Profit Exhibitor: Sawtooth Emergency Vehicles

For-Profit Exhibitor: Stryker EMS

For-Profit Exhibitor: Z-Medica

For-Profit Exhibitor: Zoll

Non-Profit Exhibitor: Comprehensive Advanced Life Support (CALS)

Non-Profit Exhibitor: MAMA

Non-Profit Exhibitor: MT Dept. of Transportation

Non-Profit Exhibitor: MT DPHHS EMSTS

Non-Profit Exhibitor: MT EMS Association (MEMSA)

Non-Profit Exhibitor: MT EMSC

Non-Profit Exhibitor: Simulation in Motion MT

Pens Provided By: Rural Health Information Hub