Agenda The 2023 San Diego Day of Trauma

Friday, November 3, 2023

7 a.m.

Registration, Breakfast & View Exhibits

7-7:30 a.m.

Non-CME Breakfast Symposium Hosted by Avita Medical

RECELL® Spray-On Skin Cells: A New Option for Treating Full-Thickness Skin Defects

Carmen Flores, MD, FACS

7:30 a.m.

Welcome and Educational Overview

Michael Sise, MD, FACS


Moderator: Kimberly Peck, MD, FACS

7:45 a.m.

Unstable Penetrating Chest Trauma

Kenji Inaba, MD, FACS

8 a.m.

Severe Pancreatic and Duodenal Injury

Steven Barnes, MD, FACS

8:15 a.m.

Pediatric Mangled Extremity

Romeo Ignacio, MD, FACS

8:30 a.m.

Necrotizing Fasciitis

Michael Krzyzaniak, 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.


Princess Diana Would Have Survived if Injured in the United States

PRO: Steven Barnes, MD, FACS

CON: Alison Wilson, MD, FACS


Moderator: Michael Krzyzaniak, MD, FACS

10:15 a.m.

Airway Emergency – Cannot Intubate The Patient

Walter Biffl, MD, FACS

10:30 a.m.

Gunshot Wound with Retroperitoneal Hematoma

Vishal Bansal, MD, FACS

10:45 a.m.

Hypotensive Patient with a Smashed Liver

Alison Wilson, MD, FACS

11 a.m.

Hypotensive Patient with an Open-book Pelvic Fracture

Todd Costantini, MD, FACS

11:15 a.m.

Panel Discussion/Q&A


Moderator: Michael Krzyzaniak, MD, FACS

11:45 a.m.


Intracranial Pressure Monitoring Should Always Be Used For Head Injury

PRO: Todd Costantini, MD, FACS

CON: Walter Biffl, MD, FACS

12:15 p.m.

Lunch Service

12:15-12:45 p.m.

Non-CME Lunch Symposium Hosted by AstraZeneca

Andexxa Anticoagulation Reversal Therapy

12:45 p.m.


Lessons From International Trauma and Acute Care Surgery

Raul Coimbra, MD, PhD, 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.

Lower Extremity Fracture with Vascular Injury

Michael Sise, MD, FACS

3:15 p.m.

Saving A Severely Injured Eye: Making the Right Decisions

Asa Morton, MD, FACS

3:30 p.m.

Management of TBI in the Anticoagulated Patient

Erik Olson, MD, FACS

3:45 p.m.

The Cirrhotic Patient with Liver Injury

Matthew Martin, MD, FACS

4 p.m.

Panel Discussion/Q&A


Moderator: Michael Sise, MD, FACS

4:30 p.m.


We Should Have Whole Blood Available Pre-hospital

PRO: Kenji Inaba, MD, FRCSC, FACS

CON: Matthew Martin, MD, FACS

5 p.m.

Course Summary and Final Adjournment

Michael J. Sise, MD, FACS

**Topics, times and speakers are subject to change