World Trauma Symposium Program

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7:30 a.m. Continental Breakfast
8:00 a.m. Welcome and Introduction

Lance Stuke, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery, Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma and Critical Care, Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans, Louisiana
8:05 a.m.
Update on the American College of Surgeons Bleeding Control Initiative

Mark Gestring, MD, FACS
Medical Director, Kessler Trauma Center; and Associate Professor of Surgery, Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine in Rochester, New York
8:30 a.m. Response to Dallas Police Shooting

Alexander L. Eastman, MD, MPH, FACS
Assistant Professor and trauma surgeon, Division of Burns, Trauma and Critical Care at UT Southwestern Medical Center; and Medical Director and Chief of The Rees-Jones Trauma Center at Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas, Texas

Larry Gordon
Senior Corporal, Crisis/Hostage Negotiations, Dallas Police Department in Dallas, Texas
9:10 a.m. Use of Blood Products in the Field

Evan McDonough
Green Beret paramedic
9:40 a.m.
Field Treatment of Law Enforcement Canines: Medical and Legal Implications

Janice Baker, DCM, MS, DACVPM
Director of Research and Development, Veterinary Tactical Group in Vass, North Carolina
10:10 a.m.
Break
10:30 a.m.
 
Latest changes in Trauma Care: A Look at the ATLS 10th edition Possible Impact on Prehospital Trauma

Andrew Pollak, MD
The James Lawrence Kernan Professor of Orthopaedics and Chair of the Department of Orthopaedics at the University of Maryland School of Medicine in Baltimore, Maryland
11:00 a.m.
Prehospital Management of Facial Fractures

Michael Grant, MD, PhD, FACS
University of Maryland School of Medicine, Shock Trauma Center, Chief Plastic Reconstructive Maxillofacial Surgery in Baltimore, Maryland
11:30 am  Panel discussion/audience questions from the morning session 
12:00 p.m.
Luncheon
12:30 p.m.
Scott B. Frame Memorial Lecture
1:15 p.m.
Field amputation in Idaho and Field Amputation Protocols and Kit

Chris Way
Chief, Kootenai County Emergency Medical Services, Coeur d'Alene, Idaho

Alexander L. Eastman, MD, MPH, FACS
Assistant Professor and trauma surgeon, Division of Burns, Trauma and Critical Care at UT Southwestern Medical Center; and Medical Director and Chief of The Rees-Jones Trauma Center at Parkland Memorial Hospital in Dallas, Texas
1:55 p.m.
Latest on Pelvic Binders from Both Military and Civilian Perspectives

Stacey Shackleford, MD
Director of Performance Improvement, Joint Trauma System, U.S. Air Force, San Antonio, Texas
2:25 p.m.
Latest in Disaster Triage
2:50 p.m.
Break
 3:10 p.m.
A Scientific Look at Helicopter Use in Trauma: Can We Do Better?

Mark Gestring, MD, FACS
Medical Director, Kessler Trauma Center; and Associate Professor of Surgery, Emergency Medicine and Pediatrics, University of Rochester School of Medicine in Rochester, New York
3:35 pm  Controversies in Needle Decompression

Julie Chase, MSEd FAWM TP-C
NAEMT Prehospital Trauma (PHT) Committee Chair; and Tactical Medicine Instructor in Berryville, Virginia
4:00 p.m.
Panel Discussion/audience questions from the afternoon session 
4:45 p.m.
Wrap Up

Lance Stuke, MD
Associate Professor of Surgery, Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma and Critical Care, Louisiana State University School of Medicine in New Orleans, Louisiana
5:00 p.m.
Adjourn