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Tuesday, October 30 • 7:30am - 5:00pm
World Trauma Symposium: New Threats – New Solutions

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The theme for the 2018 World Trauma Symposium will be New Threats – New Solutions. The Symposium will include presentations on Pediatric Trauma, Prehospital Coagulopathy, Innovations in TBI Management and Detection, Damage Control Resuscitation (including use of TXA), Building Resiliency to Respond to Trauma, and much more.

Participants will receive up to 8 hours of CAPCE, CME or nursing credit. Price includes continental breakfast and lunch.

8:00 a.m.     New Threats, New Solutions
                        Alexander Eastman, MD, MPH, FACS
8:05 a.m.     Hemorrhage Control Before Airway: What Are We Doing?
                        Kenji Inaba, MD, FRCSC, FACS  
8:30 a.m.     The Future of EMS and the National Trauma System
                        Eileen Bulger, MD, FACS  
8:55 a.m.     The Role of Private Sector EMS in Times of Crisis
                        Edward Racht, MD
9:20 a.m.     Break
9:30 a.m.     Innovations in TBI Management and Detection
                        Deborah Stein, MD, MPH, FACS, FCCM  
9:55 a.m.     Response to the Manchester Bombing
                        Richard Smith, BSc (Hons), BM (Hons), FRCA
10:20 a.m.   Caring for Ourselves: A Critical Component of Resilience  
                        Kimberly Roaten, PhD CRC
10:45 a.m.   Developing Trauma Systems in Latin America
                        Thomas Scalea, MD
11:10 a.m.   Panel Q&A  
                        Morning Speakers
12:00 p.m.   Lunch
12:30 p.m.   Scott B. Frame Lecture
                        James F. McDonnell
                        Assistant Secretary, DHS Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction Office

1:30 p.m.     Welcome to Afternoon Session
                        Alexander Eastman, MD, MPH, FACS
1:35 p.m.     Resuscitative Endovascular Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta (REBOA)
                        Megan Brenner, MD, MS  
2:05 p.m.     Assessing Children for Risk of Cervical Spine Injury after Blunt Trauma
                        Julie Leonard, MD, MPH
2:35 p.m.     Intentional Injuries: Novel Mechanisms  
                        Mike Clumpner, PhD, MBA, NRP  
3:05 p.m.     Break & Exhibits
3:30 p.m.     New Threats, New Solutions Debate: Rescue Task Forces and Integrated Response
                        PRO: Ofer Lichtman, NRP
                        CON: Mike Clumpner, PhD, MBA, NRP 
4:20 p.m.     Discussion and Questions
4:50 p.m.     Closing Comments
5:00 p.m.     Adjourn


Kimberly Roaten, PhD, CRC

Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry, UT Southwestern Medical Center
Dr. Kimberly Roaten, PhD, CRC, is an Associate Professor in the Department of Psychiatry at UT Southwestern Medical Center in Dallas, Texas and the Director of Quality for Safety, Education and Implementation for the behavioral health service line at Parkland Health and Hospital System... Read More →

Eileen Bulger, MD, FACS

Chief of Trauma, Harborview Medical Center
Eileen M. Bulger, MD, FACS is a professor of surgery at the University of Washington, Chief of Trauma at Harborview Medical Center and Chair of the American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma.

Kenji Inaba, MD, FACS

Associate Professor of Surgery, Emergency Medicine and Anesthesia, University of Southern California
Kenji Inaba, MD, FACS is an Associate Professor of Surgery, Emergency Medicine and Anesthesia at the University of Southern California. He is the Vice Chair of the Department of Surgery, and the Program Director for the Surgery Residency and Surgical Critical Care Fellowship. He is... Read More →
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Richard Smith, BSc (Hons) BM (Hons) FRCA

Consultant Trauma Resuscitation Anesthetist, Royal Stoke University Hospital
Dr. Smith is a Consultant Trauma Resuscitation Anesthetist at the Royal Stoke University Hospital Major Trauma Centre, recently rated number one in the United Kingdom for survival rates. His prehospital roles include working as a regular HEMS (Helicopter Emergency Service) doctor... Read More →

James McDonnell, MA

Assistant Secretary, Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction Office, U.S. Department of Homeland Security
In May 2018, Mr. James F. McDonnell was appointed by President Trump to serve as the Assistant Secretary for the Department of Homeland Security’s (DHS) Countering Weapons of Mass Destruction (CWMD) Office. The mission of the newly-established CWMD Office is to counter attempts... Read More →
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Ed Racht, MD

Chief Medical Officer, American Medical Response
Ed Racht, MD, is the chief medical officer for American Medical Response.

Julie Leonard, MD, MPH

Associate Professor/Pediatric Emergency Medicine Physician, The Ohio State University/Nationwide Children's Hospital
Dr. Julie Leonard is an Associate Professor of Pediatrics at The Ohio State University College of Medicine; Columbus Ohio. She completed medical school, residency and fellowship at Washington University; St. Louis Missouri. Dr. Leonard practices medicine in the emergency department... Read More →

Mike Clumpner, PhD, MBA, NRP

President, Threat Suppression, Inc.
Dr. Mike Clumpner is the President and Chief Executive Officer at Threat Suppression, a public safety consulting firm headquartered in Charlotte, North Carolina. He is a 26-year veteran of public safety, with 23 years’ experience as a career firefighter/paramedic. Mike currently... Read More →

Tuesday October 30, 2018 7:30am - 5:00pm CDT
Davidson Ballroom ABC