ACS, the Committee on Trauma, and the Hartford Consensus

Stop the Bleed Save a Life

Bleeding Control Courses Scheduled in Amsterdam

Bleeding Control for the Injured courses are scheduled for Amsterdam, Netherlands by an expert international faculty that includes:

  • Lenworth M. Jacobs, Jr., MD , FACS, Vice President, Academic Affairs, Hartford Hospital and Director, Hartford Hospital Trauma Institute, Hartford, USA
  • Peter T. Pons, MD, Emergency Physician and PHTLS Associate Medical Director, Denver Health, Denver, USA
  • Jaap (H.J.) Bonjer, MD, PhD, Professor and Chair of Surgery, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, NL
  • Frank W. Bloemers, MD, PhD, MSc Associate Professor of Trauma Surgery, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, NL
  • Danielle Bonink, MSc, Director Acute Care Area Network NorthWest, VU University Medical Center, Amsterdam, NL
  • Ans van Eil, Manager Medical Education, VU Medical Center Academy, Amsterdam, The Netherlands, NL

The first instructor course is scheduled for November 24. It will be followed by a provider course on December 14, to coincide with the launch of a Bleeding Control website by the Amsterdam VUmc Trauma Area Network.