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2017 2nd Annual Trauma Education Day

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2nd Annual Trauma Education Day : #Trauma2.0
Wednesday, November 15, 2017 | 7:30AM-4​:00PM
The Grandview, 176 Rinaldi Blvd., Poughkeepsie, NY 12601


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Program Schedule

7:30am – 7:55am –       REGISTRATION

7:55am – 8:00am –       Opening Remarks
                                      - Ann McMackin, President, Vassar Brothers Medical Center

8:00am – 8:10am –       Keynote Lecture
                                       - Joseph Dubose, MD, Associate Professor of Surgery, UC Davis Health

8:10am – 8:40am –       Resuscitative Endovascular Balloon Occlusion of the Aorta
                                       - Joseph Dubose, MD, Associate Professor of Surgery, UC Davis Health

8:40am – 9:10am –       REBOA Simulation
                                      - Joseph Dubose, MD, Associate Professor of Surgery, UC Davis Health 

9:10am – 9:40am –       Geriatric Rib and Hip Fractures 
                                       - Ronald Simon, MD, Chairman of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery Maimonides Medical Center
                                       Brooklyn, New York

9:40am - 9:50am -       Q&A

9:50am – 10:10am –     BREAK

10:00am – 10:30am –   Traumatic Brain Injury & Pre-hospital Management
                                       - Benjamin Zabar, MD, Attending Physician, Emergency Medicine
                                     Director, Pre-Hospital Care, Hackensack University Medical Center

10:30am – 11:10am –   Teamwork

11:10am – 11:40am –    ED ECMO Simulation/Demo 

11:40am – 11:50pm –    Q&A

11:50pm – 1:10pm –      LUNCH

1:10pm – 1:40pm –      Nursing Topic TBA
                                        - Ann Marie McDonald, RN, St. Barnabus Hospital Bronx

1:40pm – 2:10pm –      Spinal Cord Injuries
                                         -Pending Confirmation

2:10pm – 2:20pm –        Q&A

2:20pm - 2:40pm -        Break

2:40pm – 3:10pm –     Management of Bloodless Surgery in a Trauma Setting
                                        -Lois Sakorafas, MD, Trauma Surgeon, Hartford Hospital

3:10pm – 3:40pm –     Delerium and the Trauma Patient, from the Field to the Hospital
                                       - Rama Rao, MD, FACMT, Associate Professor Emergency Medicine, Weill Cornell Medical College,
                                     Cornell University, Chief Division of Medical Toxicology, New York Presbyterian Hospital Weill
                                    Cornell medicine. 

3:40pm – 3:50pm –       Q&A

3:50pm – 4:00pm –       Closing Remarks

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