2022 Conference Agenda - At a Glance

Tuesday, April 5, 2022 

7:30 am – 5:15 pm    Conference Registration open  


8:30 – 9:30 am        Opening Remarks and Awards Presentation    

9:30 – 10:30 am                 With Collaboration and Mutual Respect, All is Possible: Reducing Gunshot Death through A Public Health Model
Eric Toschlog, MD, FACS, FCCM - Professor of Surgery, Chief of the Division of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery, Trauma Medical Director, Program Director, Acute Care Surgery Fellowship, The Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University

10:45 – 11:45 am     Geriatric Acute Care Surgery Update 2021            
Robert Barraco, MD, MPH, FACS, FCCP – Chief Academic Officer, Lehigh Valley Health Network

1:00 – 2:00 pm        EMS Response to Civil Disturbance
Michael Reihart, DO, FACEP, FAEMS – Regional Medical Director, Emergency Health Services Federation

2:15 – 3:15 pm        Supporting Survivors of Domestic Violence
Mae Reale, MA – Health Education Specialist, Pennsylvania Coalition Against Domestic Violence

3:45 – 4:45 pm        Traumatic Brain Injury: It’s a Marathon, not a Sprint!
Susan Baro, DO – Trauma Surgeon, Geisinger Medical Center

Wednesday, April 6, 2022

8:30 – 9:30 am        Win When: Bringing Equity to Action
Kevin Jenkins, PhD – CEO, Konquered Healthcare Solutions

9:45 – 10:45 am        Nurse-Physician Communication: How it Affects Patients and Providers
Andrew Bernard, MD – Chief of Acute Care Surgery, University of Kentucky

11:15 am – 12:15 pm    Survive. Connect. Rebuild: An Overview of the Trauma Survivors Network
Katherine Joseph, MPH – National Trauma Survivors Network Coordinator, American Trauma Society
Andrew Oberle, MHA – Executive Director, Oberle Institute, St. Louis University

1:15 – 2:15 pm        The Management of Pediatric Burns
Paul Glat, MD - Chief of Plastic Surgery and Director of Burn Unit, St. Christopher’s Hospital for Children    

2:30 – 3:30 pm        Sunrise Hospital & Medical Center: Response to October 1 Mass Casualty Event 
Dorita Sondereker, RN, BSN, CEN, CFRN, TCRN - Regional Program Director, HCA-HealthTrust

3:30 – 3:45 pm        Raffle Drawing & Closing Remarks