TraumaCon 2022 Agenda: Thursday, March 31

Wednesday, March 30   |   Friday, April 1   |   Saturday, April 2


THURSDAY, MARCH 31

7:00 AM – 7:50 AM STN Annual Member Meeting & Breakfast
Maria McMahon, MSN, RN, PNP-PC/AC, TCRN, STN President 2020 & 2021
8:00 AM – 8:45 AM President's Address
Presenter: Amy Krichten, MSN, RN, CEN, TCRN, STN President-Elect
Moderator: Maria McMahon, MSN, RN, PNP-PC/AC, TCRN
8:45 AM – 9:45 AM

Keynote Address: To Be Determined

Moderator: Amy Krichten, MSN, RN, CEN, TCRN
9:45 AM – 10:00 AM Refreshment Break in Exhibit Hall
10:00 AM – 11:00 AM

Concurrent Sessions Round 1

Early Recognition and Rescue of the Injured Patient
Presenter: Ellen Harvey, DNP, RN, ACNS-BC, CCRN, TCRN, FCCM

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Can you Effectively Utilize What You Don't Know? Trauma Registry for Data Users
Presenter: Jane McCormack, BSN

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Hip Fracture Performance Improvement: A Multidisciplinary Approach From Zero to Beyond Goal
Presenter: Melissa Harte, DNP, MSHA, RN, TCRN

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A Systematic Approach to Evaluating Pediatric Patients with Injuries Concerning for Non-Accidental Trauma
Presenter: Mary Maginas, RN, BSN, MSN, CPNP

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11:10 AM – 12:10 PM

Concurrent Sessions Round 2

Too Hot to Handle
Presenter: Debbie Harrell, MSN, RN, NE-BC

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Trauma Practice Management Guidelines: From Concept to Bedside
Presenters: Vicki Bennett, MSN, RN
George Kasotakis, MD, MPH, FACS, FCCM
Lisa Kodadek, MD


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Comprehensive Strategies for Reducing Motor Vehicle VS. Pedestrian/Cyclist Collisions
Presenter: Michael Rosenblatt, MD, MPH, MBA, FACS

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Understanding Amputations in the World of Trauma: The Various Types, Indications and Issues Associated with Them
Presenter: Cynthia Blank-Reid, MSN, RN, CEN, TCRN

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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 Do's and Dont's of Developing a Geriatric Protocol
Presenter: Francesca Sullivan, RN, BSN

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What Is Going On? Helping Patients Understand Their Trauma Journey
Presenter: Susan Cronn, DNP, RN

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"Oh, They're Fine.": Strangulation in Domestic Violence and Sexual Assault Cases
Presenters: Ellen Kennedy, BSN, RN, SANE-A
Jess Hobbs, DO, FACEP


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Why Are Trauma Patients So Hungry?
Presenters: Darrell Hunt, MD, PhD, FACS
Kelsey Higgins, MS, RD, LD, CNSC


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3:15 PM – 4:15 PM

Plenary Session: How Resiliency Can Defeat Vicarious Trauma

Kate Phillips, MSN, RN, CEN, SANE
This presentation will discuss what vicarious trauma is and contributing factors, along with the signs and symptoms a healthcare provider can experience. Resiliency tools that can combat effects of vicarious trauma will also be examined.

Learning Objectives:
  1. Learners will be able to identify vicarious trauma contributing factors, along with common signs and symptoms.
  2. Learners will be able to describe approaches to build resiliency."
4:15 PM Day 1 Closing Remarks
Dan Kiff, MN, RN
4:30 PM - 7:00 PM Poster Session
Poster Judging & Participant Viewing (Optional CE)
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