Advancing the EMS profession

World Trauma Symposium Program

2019 World Trauma Symposium: Saving Lives Worldwide

The Symposium will be held on October 15th in the Ernest N. Morial Convention Center.

8:00 a.m.

Saving Lives Worldwide
Alexander Eastman, MD, MPH, FACS, FAEMS

8: 05 a.m. 

Pittsburgh Synagogue Shooting
Matthew Neal, MD, FACS

8:35 a.m. 

San Antonio Whole Blood Resuscitation Program
Donald Jenkins, MD, FACS, Col (Ret) USAF

9:05 a.m. 

Surviving an 80-foot Fall in a Wilderness Setting
Captain Andy Miller
Donald Lessig
Jackson Lessig

9:35 a.m. 

Break & Exhibits

9:45 a.m. 

Scott B. Frame Memorial Lecture

10:15 a.m. 

Pediatric Simulation and Error Prevention in EMS
Kathleen Adelgais, MD

10:45 a.m. 

Caring for Ourselves: Substance Abuse in First Responders
S. Marshal Isaacs, MD, FACEP

11:15 a.m. 

Panel QA
Morning Speakers

12:00 p.m. 


12:30 p.m. 

TCCC Then, Now and in the Future
Warren Dorlac, MD, FACS, Col (Ret) USAF

1:30 p.m. 

Welcome to Afternoon Session
Alexander Eastman, MD, MPH, FACS, FAEMS

1:35 p.m. 

Prehospital Coagulopathy
Michael R. Cripps, MD

2:05 p.m. 

Military & Civilian Partnerships Leading the Way
Marty Schreiber, MD

2:35 p.m.

Revised TQ Standards from CoTCCC
MSG (ret) Harold R. Montgomery, CoTCCC

3:05 p.m.

Break & Exhibits

3:20 p.m.

Aeromedical EMS in Austere Environments
Jeffrey Birks, FP-C, TP-C, CCEMTP

3:50 p.m.

Saving Lives Worldwide: For Real
Paramedic Panel Discussion

4:50 p.m.

Closing Comments 

5:00 p.m.