Templeton Trauma Symposium - Friday Agenda

Friday, March 7, 2014

Time Presentation Speakers
7:30 a.m. Registration and Continental Breakfast
8 a.m. Welcome and Introduction Michael L. Nance, MD
Moderator: Michael L. Nance, MD
8:15 a.m. Development of an Evidence-based Abdominal Imaging Algorithm

Nathan Kuppermann, MD, MPH

In an era of cost containment and concerns regarding radiation exposure related to imaging, a thoughtful approach to assessment of the abdomen is necessary. Dr. Kuppermann will discuss the development of such an approach based on national data.

9 a.m. The Beat Goes On: Ethics of Organ Donation and Transplantation

Kathryn Schroeter, PhD, RN

The topic of organ donation encompasses a multitude of ethics-related issues. This presentation focuses on the bioethical issues of organ donation/transplantation and related implications for clinicians with particular emphasis on pediatric issues.

9:45 a.m. Priorities

Thane Blinman, MD

Learn practical strategies for keeping your eye on the ball during a trauma resuscitation.

10:30 a.m. Break and Exhibits Moderator: Matthew Moront, MD
11 a.m. Supporting Children at Times of Crisis

David J. Schonfeld, MD

Whether in the context of a community disaster involving multiple victims or in situations involving the injury of a single child, healthcare providers caring for injured children can play an important role in promoting children’s adjustment and in minimizing the stress of the evaluation and treatment process. This presentation will provide practical suggestions on how to provide such support in the pre-hospital, hospital, and outpatient settings.

11:25 a.m. Late Breaking News This session is reserved for a topic that develops over the next couple of months… Check back for updates!
11:50 a.m. Resuscitation of the Injured Child: Beyond the Bay

John J. McCloskey, MD

Trauma resuscitation in the Emergency Department is just the beginning.  This talk will describe vital resuscitation concerns in the PICU.

12:15 p.m. Panel Discussion/Questions and Answers
12:30 a.m.

Optional Lunch Sessions

Clinical Guidelines: Sharing Experiences, Expertise and Examples
Panel Members: Nathan Kuppermann, MD, MPH; Stephen G. Murphy, MD
Moderator: Barbara A. Gaines, MD

Register for Clinical Guidelines: Sharing Experiences, Expertise and Examples to participate in an interactive session. Bring your questions on issues you are facing every day. This is your chance to discuss them with the experts and your peers! 

Disaster Management: Achieving Logistical and Ethical Preparedness
Panel Members: Kathy Haley, RN, BSN; Kathryn Schroeter, PhD, RN
Moderator: Matthew Moront, MD

Register for Disaster Management: Achieving Logistical and Ethical
Preparedness to participate in an interactive session. Bring your questions on issues you are facing every day. This is your chance to discuss them with the experts and your peers!

1:45 p.m.

Concurrent Session 1A

Challenging Cases in Pediatric Trauma I

Moderator: Marianne Miller, RN, MSN

From theory to implementation: trauma care is explored in case presentations

1:45 p.m. Children’s National Medical Center

Randall Burd, MD, PhD
Catherine Walsh, NP, CPNP-AC

2:10 p.m. Nemours/Alfred I. DuPont Hospital for Children

Stephen G. Murphy, MD
Sean M. Elwell, MSN, RN, EMT

2:35 p.m. Geisinger Medical Center Alfred Kennedy Jr., MD
Carol A. Hanson, RN, MSN, CCRN
3 p.m. Panel Discussion/Questions and Answers
1:45 p.m.

Concurrent Session 1B

Clinical Concerns in Pediatric Trauma

Moderator: Michael L. Nance, MD
1:45 p.m. Sideline Assessment of the Injured Athlete

Christina Master, MD

Concussions have been recognized as a serious injury in the young athlete.  Learn more about assessments that can be useful on the field and discover how they can assist the acute care practitioner.  

2:10 p.m. Indications for Head CT in the Pediatric Trauma Patient

Nathan Kuppermann, MD, MPH

When is a head CT necessary in the evaluation of the head injured patient?  This study will provide an evidence based approach to imaging in the head injured patient.

2:35 p.m. Management of Common Athletic Injuries

Kiersten W. Arthur, MD

To familiarize the provider with the presentation, diagnosis and treatment of several of the most common sports-related injuries seen in children and adolescents.

3 p.m. Panel Discussion/Questions and Answers
3:15 p.m. Break and Exhibits
3:45 p.m.

Concurrent Session 2A

Oral Abstracts

Moderator: Barbara A. Gaines, MD

Be the first to hear the latest research in pediatric injury.  During this session, the best of the submitted abstracts will be presented by their authors.

5 p.m. Panel Discussion/Questions and Answers
3:45 p.m.

Concurrent Session 2B

Clinical and Psychosocial Concerns in Pediatric Trauma

Moderator: Mary Jo Pedicino, RN, MSN
3:45 p.m. Assessing and Improving Team Performance During Pediatric Trauma Resuscitation

Randall S. Burd, MD, PhD

In this talk, the use of video review to identify factors associated with team performance during pediatric trauma resuscitation will be discussed. A particular focus will be a presentation of how checklists can improve ATLS task performance during these fast-paced, often chaotic events.

4:10 p.m. Assessment of Acute Stress: After the ABCs, Consider the DEFs

Nancy Kassam-Adams, PhD

Increase your awareness of the traumatic stress reactions that may interfere with a child’s health and functioning. Join Dr. Kassam-Adams as she discusses how healthcare providers can promote trauma informed care through the utilization of “The D-E-F Protocol.” This validated tool provides quick screening and intervention recommendations for addressing distress, emotional support and family resources for injured children and parents.   

4:35 p.m. Feed Me! Nutrition Care of the Trauma Patient

Thane Blinman, MD

Substrate delivery can be as important as oxygen delivery in the pediatric trauma patient. This talk shows how to avoid starving (or overfeeding) the sick pediatric trauma patient. 

5 p.m. Panel Discussion/Questions and Answers
5:15 p.m.

Join us for the poster session and reception

 

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