Scientific Program

07:30 – 07:45 WELCOME
07:30 – 10:00 SESSION 1: TALES FROM…………
PLENARY SESSION
Grand Ballroom
Chair: TBA
07:45 – 07:55 California Dreaming Walt Biffl
07:55 – 08:05 Iraqi Trauma Czar Mark Bowyer
08:05 – 08:15 American Rockies Mitch Cohen
08:15 – 08:25 Cape Fear Elmin Steyn
08:25 – 08:35 The Vikings Joakim Jorgensen
08:35 – 08:45 Land of the Maple Leaf Sandro Rizoli
08:45 – 08:55 Regional Kiwis Rosalynd Pochin
08:55 – 09:05 Hollywood Heidi Hotz
09:05 – 10:00 CASE SCENARIO
10:00 – 10:30 MORNING TEA
10:30 – 12:30 SESSION 2A:
TRAUMA HARD TALK

CONCURRENT SESSION
Ballroom 1
Chair: TBA SESSION 2B:
FREE PAPERS
CONCURRENT SESSION
Ballroom 2
Chair: TBA
10:30 – 10:45 Improving Outcomes in Geriatric Trauma Walt Biffl
10:45 – 11:00 New Frontiers in Trauma Coagulopathy Mitch Cohen
11:00 – 11:15 Imaging in Paediatrics and Pregnancy – To Do or Not to Do? Rosalynd Pochin
11:15 – 11:30 Blunt Solid Organ Injury – VTE Prophylaxis and Mobility Sandro Rizoli
11:30 – 11:45 Alcohol and Trauma – The Two Don’t Mix John Crozier
11:45 – 12:00 Question Time with the Panel
12:30 – 13:30 LUNCH
13:30 – 15:00 SESSION 3A: PREHOSPITAL / EMERGENCY ROOM
CONCURRENT SESSION
Ballroom 1
Chair: TBA SESSION 3B: HORRENDOPLASTIES – TRICKS OF THE TRADE
CONCURRENT SESSION
Ballroom 2
Chair: TBA
13:30 – 13:45 Collars and Spine Boards – Fact or Fiction? Jeff Rosenfeld Severe Necrotizing Soft Tissue Infections Paul Lambrakis
13:45 – 14:00 Improving Prehospital Notification Mark Fitzgerald Non-resolving SBO in the Irradiated Patient Rosalynd Pochin
14:00 – 14:15 Tourniquets in the ED – What Now? Martin Wullschleger Nightmare Gallbladders Phil Truskett
14:15 – 14:30 ELVIS is in the Building Chris Partyka Pancreatitis and Pancreatic Necrosis Mary Langcake
14:30 – 14:45 What’s New in Prehospital Care Bernie Hanrahan Traumatic Abdominal Wall Disruptions Mark Bowyer
14:45 – 15:00 Question Time with the Panel Question Time with the Panel
15:00 – 15:30 AFTERNOON TEA
15:30 – 17:00 SESSION 4:
PLENARY SESSION

Grand Ballroom
Maria Seger
Keynote Address
15:30 – 16:00 Terror Mass Casualties in Australia – How Prepared Are We? John Crozier
16:00 – 17:00 CASE SCENARIO
17:00 – 18:00 CLOSE FIRST DAY
08:30 – 10:00 IS YOUR SERVICE UP TO SCRATCH?
PLANARY SESSION
Grand Ballroom
08:30 – 08:40 Trauma Verfication – Important or Impotent? Zsolt Balogh
08:40 – 08:50 Morbidity & Mortality – Closing the Loop Elmin Steyn
08:50 – 09:00 Data – Too Much or Useless? Heidi Hotz
09:00 – 09:10 ASU Models and Outcomes Walt Biffl
09:10 – 09:20 Trauma Connect Clinic Kate Dale
09:20 – 09:30 Question Time with the Panel
09:30 – 10:00 CASE SCENARIO
10:00 – 10:30 MORNING TEA
10:30 – 12:30 SESSION 2A:
CRITICAL DECISION MAKING

CONCURRENT SESSION
Ballroom 1
SESSION 2B:
TRAUMA NURSING FORUM
CONCURRENT SESSION
Ballroom 2
10:30 – 10:45 Abdominal Pain in a Pregnant Patient Ailene Fitzgerald Career Pathways in Trauma Nursing Kate Dale
10:45 – 11:00 Severe Diverticulitis Mark Midwinter Front-line Support in Decision Making Sally Forrest-Horder
11:00 – 11:15 Closing the Open Abdomen Walt Biffl Trauma Outcomes Heidi Hotz
11:15 – 11:30 Anaesthesia for the High Risk Patient Simon Robertson Acute Spinal Trauma Nursing – Traps and Pitfalls Ryan Looney
11:30 – 11:45 Large Bowel Obstruction Fred Betros Compassion Fatigue Erica Caldwell
11:45 – 12:00 Question Time with the Panel Question Time with the Panel
12:00 – 13:00 LUNCH
13:00 – 15:00 SESSION 3A: TRAUMA SURGERY 
CONCURRENT SESSION
Ballroom 1
Chair: TBA SESSION 3B: CRITICAL CARE COMPLEXITIES
CONCURRENT SESSION
Ballroom 2
Chair: TBA
13:00 – 13:15 To Fix or Not To Fix – Clavicle, Scapular, Humerus Andrew Ellis Neuroprotection – What’s New and What Work Jeff Rosenfeld
13:15 – 13:30 Open vs Endovascular – Horses for Courses Joakim Jorgensen DVT Prophylaxis – What’s New? Mitch Cohen
13:30 – 13:45 Exsanguinating Liver Injury – Plan A,B,C… Elmin Steyn Early Prediction of Outcome After Severe TBI Sandro Rizoli
13:45 – 14:00 Rib Fracture Fixation – Tips and Tricks Kate Martin Intensive Care – To Whom Do These Patients Belong? Mark Midwinter
14:00 – 14:15 Neck Exploration Made Easy Cino Bendinelli Interventional Radiology – No Boundaries? Jules Catt
14:15 – 14:30 Management of Rectal Injuries David Read Blunt Cardiac Injury – Diagnostic Challenge Simon Robertson
14:30 – 15:00 Question Time with the Panel Question Time with the Panel
15:00 – 15:30 AFTERNOON TEA
15:30 – 16:45 SESSION 4:  GREAT DEBATES & CASE SCENARIO
PLENARY SESSION

Grand Ballroom
Chair: TBA
16:00 – 16:20 CASE SCENARIO John Crozier
GREAT DEBATE

ED Physicians Should Be In Charge of Disaster Planning

For:M.Fitzgerald

Against: D.Read

16:20 – 16:40 GREAT DEBATE

Australia’s Gun Laws Are the Solution for America

For: A.Giles

Against:M .Bowyer

16:40 – 16:45 PRIZES AND CLOSING REMARKS

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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