TraumaCon 2020 Agenda: Thursday, April 2

Wednesday, April 1   |   Friday, April 3   |   Saturday, April 4


7:00 AM – 8:00 AM Breakfast
7:00 AM – 7:50 AM STN Annual Member Meeting
Sarah Mattocks, MSN, RN, FNP-C, TCRN, NE-BC, STN President
8:00 AM – 8:45 AM President's Address
Presenter: Maria McMahon, MSN, RN, PNP-PC/AC, STN President-Elect
Moderator: Sarah Mattocks, MSN, RN, FNP-C, TCRN, NE-BC, STN President
8:45 AM – 9:45 AM

Plenary Session: Opening Keynote

Presenter: Katherine Lee
Moderator: Maria McMahon, MSN, RN, PNP-PC/AC

9:45 AM – 10:00 AM Refreshment Break in Exhibit Hall
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Concurrent Sessions Round 1

Behavior Assessment and Management of the Brain Injury Patient
Presenter: Tiffany LeCroy, MSN, RN, FNP-C, ACNS-BC, CRRN
Moderator: TBD

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The Killer Couch: A Unique Pediatric Trauma Case Study
Presenter: Kristen Ray, MSN, RN, TCRN, CCRN
Moderator: TBD

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Right Patient, Right Product: Implementation of a Low Titer Whole Blood Program for Trauma
Presenter: Brian Cornelius, DNP, CRNA, NRP
Moderator: TBD

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Utilization of the BIG Process for Admission and Transfer in a Level III Trauma Center
Presenter: Amy Koestner, MSN, RN
Moderator: TBD

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11:10 AM – 12:10 PM

Concurrent Sessions Round 2

The Epidemiology of Failure to Rescue in Trauma
Presenter: Judy Mikhail, PhD, MBA, RN
Moderator: TBD

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Missed Diagnosis of Child Physical Abuse: Lessons Learned
Presenter: Maria Bautista Durand, NP
Moderator: TBD

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Identifying Gaps in Care in the Geriatric Trauma Patient with Rib Fractures
Presenter: Kathy Crystal, BSN
Moderator: TBD

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The Emergent Thoracotomy: Why and How We Do What We Do
Presenter: Cynthia Blank-Reid, MSN, RN, CEN, TCRN
Moderator: TBD

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12:00 PM – 2:00 PM Lunch in Exhibit Hall
Exhibit Prize Drawing: 1:45pm
2:00 PM – 3:00 PM

Concurrent Sessions Round 3

The Dilemma of Under Triage- Was Humpty Dumpty a Trauma Patient?
Presenters: Heather Timmons, BS, RN, CCRN, TCRN
Ed Racht
Moderator: TBD

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Aortic Trauma: Large Tears, Small Options!
Presenter: Lauren Nawrocki Moderator: TBD

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Pastoral Care Involvement in Trauma: The Role of the Trauma Chaplain
Presenter: Keith Kincaid
Moderator: TBD

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Centre for Global Trauma Quality Improvement Task-force Initiative
Presenters: Helen Jowett, RN
Knut Kolstadbraaten, RN, CRNA

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3:15 PM – 4:15 PM

Plenary Session: WeCARE Peer Responder Team

Michelle Wallace, DNP, RN, CEN, FACHE
Moderator: TBD

4:15 PM Day 1 Closing Remarks
Dan Kiff, MN, RN
5:00 PM - 7:00 PM Poster Session
Poster Judging & Participant Viewing (Optional CE)
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