Promoting Excellence in Maryland's Trauma Care

Back to School Safety

The month of September often means getting back into school routines, packing lunches, after school sports and extracurricular activities and student’s favorite…homework!  The month of September often has connotations of [...]

Stop on RED Week 2022

August’s Injury Prevention theme is all about safe driving.  Did you know there is a week in August fully dedicated to promoting safe driving practices -  including STOPing at red [...]

Fireworks Safety

The beginning of July brings the excitement of upcoming fireworks displays at Independence Day celebrations, special nights at local parks, and the excitement of upcoming famous firework shows, such as [...]

Drowsy Driving

Have you ever been driving home from work, or maybe to a vacation spot and thought, “I am getting tired, but I am SOO close. I can’t stop now?” Have [...]

Stop the Bleed on Midday Maryland

On the June 7th, 2022 edition of Midday Maryland, host Elsa M. talked with Afton Jamerson - Trauma Program Manager at Johns Hopkins Bayview - and Stephanie Armocida - General Surgery Resident at [...]

We Can ALL Stop the Bleed

By: Anthony Tannous, MD “The only thing more tragic than a death from bleeding … is a death that could have been prevented”. The booklet, published by the American College [...]

Trauma Awareness Day on Midday Maryland

On the May 18th 2022 Edition of Midday Maryland, host Elsa M. talked with Anthony Tannous - Trauma Medical Director at University of Maryland Capital Region Health - and Creason Walter [...]

May is National Bike Safety Month

May is National Bike Safety month and in honor, we are going to talk about being safe while riding. Did you know that the number one way to be safe [...]

May is Trauma Awareness Month

May is Trauma Awareness Month – presented by the American Trauma Society (ATS). ATS is dedicated to the elimination of needless death and disability from injury. Created in 1996, ATS [...]

April is Distracted Driving Awareness Month

Have you ever seen someone texting and driving or maybe someone applying mascara while cruising down the street? These are both distracted driving behaviors. We all know these are not [...]