32nd Annual Northwest States Trauma Conference

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The OHSU Trauma Center is proud to present the 32nd Annual Northwest States Trauma Conference

The OHSU Trauma Program was thrilled to present the 32nd Annual Northwest States Trauma Conference (NWSTC), our second virtual conference.  While we regret we could not meet in person in Sunriver this year, we are excited to provide you with a virtual learning opportunity.

        

Conference Registration Fee $50

Register to watch the NWSTC here. Once registered you will receive a confirmation of registration email. In that email will be the website address of where the you can access the recordings of the speakers presentations, download pdfs of the speakers talks, and instructions on how to sign in and complete the conference evaluations required to receive continuing education credits.

The recording will remain available until March 31st, 2022.

NCPD Continuing education credits will be offered until March 31, 2022

Continuing Education Certificates

Nursing Continuing Professional Development (NCPD):
Contact Hours 13
OHSU is approved as a provider of nursing continuing professional development by Oregon Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. #4003172 

*credits offered until March 31, 2022*

Talks from this year:
Management of Life-threatening Pelvic Fracture Bleeding – Ernest E. Moore, M.D.
ED Pediatric Readiness Among US Trauma Centers – Craig Newgard, M.D.
Splenic Injury Management - Is It More Complex Than Necessary? – Sharon Henry, M.D.
Compartment Syndrome – Zachary Working, M.D.
Interventional Radiology: Role in Trauma – Yilun Koethe, M.D.
ED Pediatric Readiness Through the EMS Lens for Injured Children – Craig Newgard, M.D.
BCVI - Who and Why, Sharon Henry, M.D.
Best Practices in the Treatment of Open Fractures in Pediatric Patients – Scott Yang, M.D.
Management of Pelvic Fractures – Zachary Working, M.D.
Severe elbow fractures in children – Initial management, Treatment, and Prevention Tips – Scott Yang, M.D.
A Call To Arms:  The Need for a National Trauma Institute at the NIH – Martin Schreiber, M.D.
Initial Treatment of Burns – David Zonies, M.D.

Gun Violence in Children:  An American Epidemic – Mubeen Jafri, M.D.
Acute Traumatic Aortic Injury – Cristina Fuss, M.D.
Top Tips for Older Adults – Katie Drago, M.D.
Venous Thromboembolism in Injured Children - Is it Time to Re-Think Risk and Management? – Mubeen Jafri, M.D.
Peripheral Nerve and Brachial Plexus Injuries – Angelo Lipira, M.D.
Coordinating the State Response: COVID and Fires – David Zonies, M.D.
Targeted Muscle Re-Innervation – Angelo Lipira, M.D.
A Patient’s Story: Case Review – Mac Cook, M.D.

Thursday May 6 - Agenda
Friday May 7 - Agenda

National Guest Speakers

Sharon Henry, M.D.  University of Maryland

  • Professor of Surgery
  • Trauma Surgery
  • Surgical Critical Care
  • Director, Division of Wound Healing and Metabolism, R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center

Ernest E. 'Gene' Moore, M.D.  Denver Health 

  • Distinguished Professor, Surgery-GI, Trauma, and Endocrine Surgery
  • Director, Surgical Research
  • Distinguished Professor

Local Speakers

Mackenzie Cook, M.D.  Assistant Professor of Surgery, Division of Trauma, Critical Care and Acute Care Surgery

Katie Drago, M.D.  Assistant Professor of Medicine, General Internal Medicine & Geriatrics

Cristina Fuss, M.D., F.S.C.C.T., C.N.A.S.C.I.   Associate Professor of Diagnostic Radiology, Fellowship Director, Cardiothoracic Imaging

Mubeen Jafri, M.D., F.A.C.S., F.A.A.P.  Associate Professor of Surgery, Division of Pediatric Surgery, Division Head, Surgery, Division of Pediatric Surgery, School of Medicine

Yilun Koethe, M.D.   Assistant Professor of Interventional Radiology

Angelo Lipira, M.D., M.A.  Assistant Professor of Surgery, Division of Plastic and Reconstructive Surgery

Craig Newgard, M.D., M.P.H.  Professor with Tenure, Department of Emergency Medicine, Director, Center for Policy and Research in Emergency Medicine, Vice Chair for Research and Academic Affairs, Department of Emergency Medicine

Martin Schreiber, M.D., F.A.C.S., F.C.C.M.  Professor of Surgery, Division of Trauma, Critical Care and Acute Care Surgery

Zachary Working, M.D.  Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation

Scott Yang, M.D.  Assistant Professor of Orthopaedics and Rehabilitation

David Zonies, M.D., M.P.H., M.B.A., F.A.C.S., F.C.C.M.  Professor of Surgery, Division of Trauma, Critical Care and Acute Care Surgery, School of Medicine, Associate Chief Medical Officer for Critical Care, OHSU Health System

The 32nd Annual Northwest States Trauma Conference (NWSTC) was a virtual conference hosted entirely over the Internet. Attendees watched live and participate through the WebEx Event platform on May 6 & 7, 2021. The conference was recorded live and now offered to anyone who is interested in watching.

How can I access the recordings of the conference?

First, you will need to register for the conference by going here. Once registered you will receive a confirmation of registration email. In that email will be the website address of where the you can access the recordings of the speakers presentations, download pdfs of the speakers talks, and instructions on how to sign in and complete the conference evaluations required to receive continuing education credits.

If you have any questions please reach out to Elizabeth Herber at herberla@ohsu.edu.

Can I share my virtual conference login information with other members of my team?

No, everyone must have their own login that will be assocaited with the email address they register with. 

Will we have access to the speakers talks/slide deck?

PDFs of the speakers talks will be available on NWSTC Event page.  We will do our best to have all the speakers talks uploaded prior to the live event, but some may not be available.

Which internet browser will provide me with the best experience?

Google Chrome on desktop will ensure the best possible experience for attendees. Internet Explorer is NOT supported.