Agenda The 2018 San Diego Day of Trauma

Friday, November 2, 2018

7 a.m.                  

Registration, Continental Breakfast & View Exhibits

7:30 a.m.           

Welcome & Educational Overview

Michael J. Sise, MD, FACS


Moderator: Kimberly Peck, MD, FACS

7:45 a.m.           

Telepresence and Initiating the Work-up in the Rig: Time for Face Time, E-FAST, and a Whole Lot More

Jay Doucet, MD, MSc, FACS

8 a.m.                 

The Key Moves in Hemorrhage Control on Scene and in Transit to the Trauma Center

Kenji Inaba, MD, FRCS, FACS

8:15 a.m.           

The Badly Injured Child: Scene and Transport Priorities

Romeo Ignacio, Jr., MD, FACS

8:30 a.m.           

Not Dead Yet - Triaging Elderly DNR/DNI Trauma Patients and Meeting Their Wishes: This Challenge Is Only Going To Get Worse

Carlos Brown, MD, FACS

8:45 a.m.           

Panel Discussion/Q&A

9:15 a.m.           

Break & View Exhibits


Moderator: Vishal Bansal, MD, FACS

9:45 a.m.           


Whole Blood Should Be Given Prehospital to Patients in Hemorrhage Shock

Pro: Matthew Martin, MD, FACS

Con: Oscar Guillamondegui, MD, MPH, FACS


Moderator: Matthew Martin, MD, FACS

10:15 a.m.         

Managing Hemorrhagic Shock in the Trauma Bay: What Works and What Doesn’t?

Demetrios Demetriades, MD, PhD, FACS

10:30 a.m.         

A-Game in the OR - What Needs to Be in Our OR Tool Box: Laparoscope, Vascular Catheters, and a Whole Lot More

Oscar Guillamondegui, MD, MPH, FACS

10:45 a.m.         

Open Abdominal Surgery, Damage Surgery Control for Trauma: Of Historical Interest or Still Relevant?

Walter Biffl, MD, FACS

11 a.m.

Caring For Elderly Trauma Patients: Reasonable Expectations, Goal Directed Therapies

Elizabeth Benjamin, MD, FACS

11:15 a.m.         

Panel Discussion/Q&A


Moderator: John Steele, MD, FACS

11:45 a.m.         


The Future of Trauma: NPs and PAs Can Evaluate and Resuscitate in the Trauma Bay

Pro: Carlos Brown, MD, FACS

Con: Michael Sise, MD, FACS

12:15 p.m.         

Lunch Service

12:45 p.m.          


Blink And You’ll Miss It: The Trauma Changes We’ve Seen and Will See In The Future

C. William Schwab, MD, FACS


Moderator: Vishal Bansal, MD, FACS

1:45 p.m.           

Case Management

2:45 p.m.           

Break & View Exhibits


Moderator: Diane Wintz, MD, FACS

3 p.m.                 

Drama in the ICU: The Critically Ill Patient with the Critically Difficult Family

Michael Sise, MD, FACS

3:15 p.m.           

Hospitalists Join the Trauma Team: Geriatric Trauma Special Teams?

Walter Biffl, MD, FACS

3:30 p.m.           

Upping Our Game - Multi-institutional Studies: How They Improve Trauma Care

Todd Costantini, MD, FACS

3:45 p.m.           

Training Trauma Surgeons for Open Surgical Techniques

Elizabeth Benjamin, MD, FACS

4 p.m.                 

Panel Discussion/Q&A


Moderator: Vishal Bansal, MD, FACS

4:30 p.m.           


ECMO for Trauma: Avoidable and Heroic or Essential Life Saving Technology

Pro: Matthew Martin, MD, FACS

Con: Kenji Inaba, MD, FRCSC, FACS

5 p.m.                 

Course Summary and Adjournment

Michael Sise, MD, FACS