Safety Ambassador Program 2013-2104

"Students Teaching Students About Safety"

Injury Prevention: Don’t take Chances—Play It Safe

Let's face it. No matter how hard we try to prevent them, accidents do happen. And when moments matter, the right hospital means everything. The Pediatric Emergency Department at The Bristol-Myers Squibb Children’s Hospital is a standalone department that treats children of all ages for minor injuries and the most serious and complex cases. It is also home to New Jersey’s ONLY Pediatric Trauma Center.

Sports Safety Symposium For The Community Presentations

A big "Thank You!" to everyone who joined us for our Sports Safety Symposium For The Community. And much appreciation to our knowledgeable speakers and dedicated volunteers who helped make this event a success!

Presentations

Chest Wall Reconstruction Course


From the left: Dr. Ron Tesoriero, Dr. Stancie Rhodes, Dr. Jose Diaz and Dr. Vicente Gracias

Dr. Rhodes (Associate Director of Trauma) and Dr. Gracias (Chief of Acute Care Surgery) from the Level I Trauma Center at Robert Wood Johnson University Hospital visit the R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center at the University of Maryland to present a cutting edge surgical education program to trauma surgeons on rib fixation and chest wall reconstruction.

Simulation Week 2013: Register Today!

This year's Simulation Week (June 3-7) is an exciting collection of programs for the acute care provider (physician, nurse, medic, EMT, respiratory therapist and others).

National Day of Hope: Wednesday, April 3, 2013

Did you know?

  • 80% of child abuse and neglect victims are under the age of four.
  • In NJ, in 2010, there were 18 fatalities from child abuse and neglect.
  • In NJ, in 2010, there were 18 fatalities from child abuse and neglect.
  • 100% of child abuse cases are preventable!

2013 Injury Prevention Conference: Grandparents Caring for Grandchildren Postponed until 5/9

 

The Grandparents Caring for Grandchildren conference has been cancelled due to the impending weather. Please mark your calendar as we will be rescheduling for May 9th. Same time, same place.  We apologize for the inconvenience, but look forward to seeing you in May!

Family Gives Many Thanks to the RWJ Trauma Team

Check out this story about our amazing Level I Trauma Center Team from today's Home News Tribune and Courier News.

Area Emergency Officials Hail Results of RWJ Study

RWJ's Level I Trauma Center's Vicente Gracias, MD, and Diana Starace featured in mycentraljersey.com story about recent study showing that New Jersey has one of the lowest number of injury-related

Save the Date: Simulation Week - June 3-7, 2012

Simulation Week will feature programs for all health care providers in the acute care setting. The following is a sampling of some of the available courses: