Advancing the EMS profession

World Trauma Symposium Program

TRAUMA CARE IN A CHANGING WORLD

DAY 1 | 9 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. EDT.  REGISTER

 

Program Presentations

9:00 a.m.

Welcome, Review of Program, Sponsor Recognition
Moderator: Alexander Eastman, MD

9: 05 a.m. 

The Impact of the COVID-19 Pandemic on Prehospital Triage and Trauma Care
Speaker: Sheldon Teperman, MD

9:35 a.m.  

Managing Trauma Patients through Civil Unrest and COVID

10:05 a.m. 

Emergency Adult Airway During and After  COVID
Speaker: James C. DuCanto, MD 

10:35 a.m. 

Break (15 minutes)

10:50 a.m. 

Latest on TBI and Tranexamic Acid
Speaker: USN Captain Drew Brendon, CoTCCC Chair

11:20 a.m. 

Case Studies on Agency Use of Whole Blood 
Speaker: Eric Epley, CEM 

11:50 a.m.

Break (15 minutes)

12:05 p.m.

Latest Prehospital Research from the Military
Speaker: Jennifer Gurney, MD, COL

 12:25 p.m.

Tourniquet Use on Pediatric Patients
Speaker: Mubeen Jafri, MD 


12:55 p.m.

 Q & A Panel

1:25 p.m. 

 Closing Comments

1:30 p.m.

 Adjourn

  

DAY 2 | 9 a.m. – 1:30 p.m. EDT  REGISTER

9:00 a.m.

Welcome, Review of Program, Sponsor Recognition
Moderator: Alexander Eastman, MD

9:05 a.m.
Scott B. Frame Memorial Lecture
9:35 a.m. Suspected Tension Pneumothorax: Needle Decompression vs Finger Thoracostomy
Speaker: Matt Harman EMT-P, CCEMT, FP
10:05 a.m. 

Zone I REBOA vs AAJT vs Manual External Aortic Compression Prehospital Environment
Speaker: Bellal Joseph, MD 


10:35 a.m.

Break (15 minutes)

10:50 a.m. Pediatric Airways

Speaker: Jennifer F Anders, MD

11:20 a.m.

Prehospital Trauma Care in Austere Environments 
Speaker: Will Smith, MD,  EMT-P,  COL

11:50 a.m.

Break (15 minutes)

12:05 p.m. 

Prehospital Analgesia - Ketamine vs OTFC vs Morphine vs Dsuvia
Speaker: Meg Moore, MD

12:25 p.m. Case Studies - Critical Errors in Infrequently Performed Prehospital Trauma Procedures of Complex Multi-Trauma Patients
Speaker:  Alison Wilson, MD 
12:55 p.m.

Q & A Panel

1:25 p.m.

Closing Comments 

1:30 p.m.

Adjourn