SCIENTIFIC PROGRAM

07:30 – 07:40 WELCOME
07:40 – 10:00 SESSION 1: TALES FROM…………
PLENARY SESSION
Grand Ballroom
Chair:  
07:40 – 07:50 Being Canadian T. Razek
07:50 – 08:00 La La Land H. Hotz
08:00 – 08:10 The Streets of San Francisco A. Campbell
08:10 – 08:20 Some Like It Hot J. Doucet
08:20 – 08:30 The Oregon Trail K. Brasel
08:30 – 08:40 Out of Africa S. Moeng
08:40 – 08:50 Harry Potter A. Brooks
08:50 – 09:00 Lord of the Rings M. Hunter
09:00 – 09:10 The Shining K. Martin
09:10 – 10:00 CASE SCENARIO
10:00 – 10:30 MORNING TEA
10:30 – 12:30 SESSION 2A:
TRAUMA HARD TALK

CONCURRENT SESSION
Ballroom 1
Chair: SESSION 2B:
RURAL AND REGIONAL
CONCURRENT SESSION
Ballroom 2
Chair:
10:30 – 10:45 Alcohol Screening in Trauma Patients J. Crozier Managing Solid Organ Injuries without Interventional Radiology M. Jones
10:45 – 11:00 Complications of Rib Fracture Fixation J. Hsu How to Improve/Facilitate Transfers to a Level One? C. Partyka
11:00 – 11:15 What Are the Real Costs of Trauma? L. Niggemeyer Horse Injuries – From Minor to Catastrophic TBA
11:15 – 11:30 Steroids in Trauma – Is There Any Role? M. Parr Wildlife Crashes – An Epidemic E. Chalmers
11:30 – 11:45 PTSD: Mechanism, Not Injury Severity, Matters K. Brasel Educating the Big Smoke about Rural/Regional Challenges M. Jones
11:30 – 12:00 Spinal Fractures – Bed Rest, Brace or Fixation? I. Harris Unusual Presentations A. Gilmore
12:00 – 12:15 Surgical Programs in Developing Countries T. Razek The Problem with Quad Bikers A. Fitzgerald
12:15 – 12:30 Question Time with the Panel Question Time with the Panel
12:30 – 13:30 LUNCH
13:30 – 15:00 SESSION 3A: PREHOSPITAL / EMERGENCY ROOM
CONCURRENT SESSION
Ballroom 1
Chair: SESSION 3B: EMERGENCY SURGERY
CONCURRENT SESSION
Ballroom 2
Chair:
13:30 – 13:45 Surgical Airway: Tricks of the Trade A. Campbell Common Bile Duct Injury – Best Practice A. Brooks
13:45 – 14:00 Traumatic Cardiac Arrest P. Middleton Jejunostomy – More Risk or More Benefit? M. Hunter
14:00 – 14:15 Approaches to the Surgical Abdomen K. Martin The Pregnant Patient – Challenges of Emergency Surgery A. Campbell
14:15 – 14:30 The Canadian Head CT and C-Spine Rules – Still Relevant? A. Giles Nectrotising Fasciitis – Current Concepts S. Moeng
14:30 – 14:45 Recognising Severe Sepsis K. Martin Complicated Crohn’s A. Gilmore
14:45 – 15:00 Question Time with the Panel Question Time with the Panel
15:00 – 15:30 AFTERNOON TEA
15:30 – 17:30 SESSION 4A: NURSING FORUM
CONCURRENT SESSION
Ballroom 1
Chair: SESSION 4B: FREE PAPER SESSION
CONCURRENT SESSION
Ballroom 2
Chair:
15:30 – 15:45 Trauma Performance Improvement – Where Do I Start? H. Hotz
15:45 – 16:00 Implementing a Geriatric Trauma Care Program K. Martin
16:00 – 16:15 Acute Spinal Trauma Nursing – Traps and Pitfalls H. Hotz
16:15 – 16:30 Stress Management Skills in a Crazy Environment L. Niggemeyer
16:30 – 16:45 The Emergency intubation – Tricks of the Trade H. Hotz
16:45 – 17:00 Unusual Nursing Experiences L. Niggemeyer
17:00 – 17:15 How to be a Leader in Trauma Care K. Martin
17:15 – 17:30 Question Time with the Panel
17:00 CLOSE FIRST DAY

 

08:30 – 10:00 DISASTER MANAGEMENT
PLENARY SESSION

Grand Ballroom
Chair:
08:30 – 08:40 Translating Military Experience to Civilian Practice K. Martin
08:40 – 08:50 Best Disaster Courses and Training J. Doucet
08:50 – 09:00 Planning For Major Events T. Razek
09:00 – 09:10 Mass Casualty Priorities D. Read
09:10 – 09:20 CBRN – Algorithms of Care M. Hunter
09:20 – 09:30 Question Time with the Panel
09:30 – 10:00 Maria Seger Keynote Address B. Munford
10:00 – 10:30 MORNING TEA
10:30 – 12:30 SESSION 2A:
TRAUMA HARD TALK

CONCURRENT SESSION
Ballroom 1
Chair: SESSION 2B:
EMERGENCY RADIOLOGY
CONCURRENT SESSION
Ballroom 2
Chair:
10:30 – 10:45 Burn Care for the Non-Burn Surgeons D. Read Phases of a Trauma CT Scan Made Easy L. Lam
10:45 – 11:00 Simulation Training – What’s New? H. Hotz Is Radial the Way To Go? G. Schlaphoff
11:00 – 11:15 Clotted Haemothorax: Fibrinolytics, VATS or Decortication B. French Are Plain X-Rays obsolete? TBA
11:15 – 11:30 Safety Checklist in Emergency Laparotomies T. Razek Ultrasound vs CT in Blunt Abdominal Trauma J. Doucet
11:30 – 11:45 5 Papers That Changed My Practice K. Martin Advances in Splenic Artery Embolisation G. Schlaphoff
11:45 – 12:00 Geriatric Trauma – When to Call It Quits K. Brasel Pitfalls in Emergency Radiology L. Lam
12:00 – 12:15 The Opiod Epidemic in Trauma A. Campbell TTE or TOE B. French
12:15 – 12:30 Question Time with the Panel Question Time with the Panel
12:30 – 13:30 LUNCH
13:30 – 15:00 SESSION 3A: DAMAGE CONTROL SURGERY
CONCURRENT SESSION
Ballroom 1
Chair: SESSION 3B: CRITICAL CARE COMPLEXITIES
CONCURRENT SESSION
Ballroom 2
Chair:
13:30 – 13:45 Orthopaedic I. Harris TBA TBA
13:45 – 14:00 Abdominal S. Moeng Sleep Deprivation – A Nightmare for the Patient M. Parr
14:00 – 14:15 Vascular J. Crozier TEG/ROTEM Made Easy K. Brasel
14:15 – 14:30 Obstetric M. Jarmin Tracheostomy Decision Making M. Hunter
14:30 – 14:45 Cardiothoracic B. French Adrenal Insufficiency in ICU M. Parr
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:  EXPERT CASE SCENARIO / GREAT DEBATES
PLENARY SESSION

Grand Ballroom
15:30 – 16:30

THE EXSANGUINATING PATIENT JOURNEY – EXPERT PANEL

 

Chair:
16:30 – 16:50

GREAT DEBATE

TOPIC: 

A. Giles

V’s

A. Brooks 

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Against:

16:50 – 17:00 PRIZES AND CLOSING REMARKS

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