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2018 Orthopedic Trauma Symposium

For First Responders, Emergency Personnel and Nurses

Overview

The 2018 Orthopedic Trauma Symposium: For First Responders, Emergency Personnel and Nurses, brings together a team of fellowship trained Orthopedic Traumatologists to highlight best practices in treating the polytraumatized patient. Through case studies, skill stations, and didactic lectures, participants will learn the latest in applying tourniquets, pelvic binders, handling deformities, spinal injuries, pediatric trauma patients and more.

The event is open to all interested EMS certified personnel who provide pre-hospital care and RN’s working in Emergency Medicine. EMS & Nursing CEU’s provided.

This conference is in collaboration with:

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Details

DATE:
July 28, 2018

TIME:
7:45 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Registration: 7:15 - 7:45 a.m.

WHERE:
Memorial Hermann-Texas Medical Center
Hermann Conference Center
6411 Fannin Street
Houston, TX 77030

COST: $25

PARKING: Free Parking at the Medical Plaza

Lunch will be provided

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Schedule

TimeProgramModerator/Speaker
REGISTRATION
7:15 - 7:45 a.m.Check-In and Continental Breakfast
WELCOME/OPENING REMARKS
7:45 - 8 a.m.Welcome/Opening RemarksTom Flanagan, COO, MHH-TMC
SESSION ONE: THE INJURED ATHLETETim Achor, MD
8 - 8:10 a.m.“The Patient’s Perspective.”Ms. Ranya Gruber
8:10 - 8:20 a.m.“EMS Perspective.”Bellaire, TX EMS
8:20 - 8:40 a.m.Concussion ConsiderationsDr. Arthur Day, MD
8:40 - 8:55 a.m.“Emergency Room Perspective.”Jamie McCarthy, MD
8:55 - 9:15 a.m.Surgical ConsiderationsDr. Achor
9:15 - 9:30 a.m.Q+A, Case DiscussionProviders/Panel
COFFEE BREAK / VISIT BOOTHS
9:30 - 9:45 a.m.Coffee Break / Visit Booths
SESSION TWO: HIP/PELVIS TRAUMA IN THE ACTIVE ADULTChip Routt, MD
9:45 - 10 a.m.“The Patient’s Perspective.”Mr. Kevin Keaton
10 - 10:10 a.m.“EMS Perspective.”Sugarland, TX EMS
10:10 - 10:25 a.m.Emergency ConsiderationsMichelle McNutt, MD
10:25 - 10:40 a.m.Surgical ConsiderationsChip Routt, MD
10:45 - 11:15 a.m.Q+A, Case DiscussionProviders/Panel
LUNCH / VISIT BOOTHS
11:15 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.Lunch / Visit Booths
SESSION THREE: EDUCATION STATIONS/LIFEFLIGHT TOURS
12:30 - 1:34 p.m.Station 1: Binder/TourniquetSasha Adams, MD / Stephen Warner, MD
 Station 2: Spine Extrication ManeuversJake Hoffman, MD / Ryan Murphy, MD
 Station 3: Drunk Driving SimulatorSarah Betancourt
 Station 4: Pediatric Field ConsiderationsShiraz Younas, MD / Rudy Cabrera
1:34 - 1:50 p.m.Return to Lecture Hall
SESSION FOUR: HARVEY DISASTER EXPERIENCE/DEBRIEFJohn Munz, MD
1:50 - 2:05 p.m.“Army Reservist POV”Chris Stephens, MD
2:05 - 2:20 p.m.“Friendswood POV”Amy and Brent Cockerham
2:20 - 2:50 p.m.“Sharing Our Experience”Participants
SESSION FIVE: ACTIVE SHOOTERChip Routt, MD
2:50 - 3:05 p.m.“The Patient’s Perspective.”Mr. Chris Gaines
3:05 - 3:20 p.m.“Working the Scene.”Sgt. Norton/George Tarver
3:20 - 3:35 p.m.Field Safety ConsiderationsOfficer Brian Norton
3:35 - 3:50 p.m.Surgical ConsiderationsDr. Routt / Michelle McNutt, MD
3:50 - 4:05 p.m.Ballistic Soft Tissue ManagementDr. E.G. Melissinos
4:05 - 4:15 p.m.Q+A, Case DiscussionProviders/Panel/HPD
CLOSING COMMENTS / ADJOURN
4:15 p.m.Closing Comments / AdjournFlanagan, Routt, Achor

Education

  • EMS CEUs applied for through Texas DSHS
  • Nursing CEUs applied for through TNA