The 2017 trauma conference focuses on the impact of trauma across all levels of health care. The presentations will cover pre-hospital challenges to long-term outcomes. In adapting to the emerging trends seen in our community, the following topics will be discussed: Obstetric Trauma, Inhalation Burns, Traumatic Brain Injury, and more. The conference promises to be interesting and dynamic leaving a lasting IMPACT!
Six and three quarter (6.75) nursing contact hours will be awarded.
Harry J. Wallus, DO, MPH, FACEP
Attending Physician Department of Emergency Medicine Portsmouth Regional Hospital,
EMS Medical Director, SERT Physician
Ashish Chaudhari, MD
Attending Physician Department of Obstetrics and Gynecology Concord Hospital, Chair of Concord Hospital Obstetrics and Gynecology,
Board certified in Obstetrics and Gynecology.
Rupal Patel, MD
Trauma and Acute Care Surgeon at Concord Hospital with specialty in critical care surgery
Pete Tilney, DO, FACEP, EMT-P
Co-Director of Emergency Medicine of Central Maine Medical Center in Lewiston, ME & Medical Director of QAPI, LifeFlight of Maine.
Sonya Lee Kelly, MD
Medical Director and Chair of Concord Hospital Psychiatry
Stephen Rust, MD, FACP, FAAHPM
Executive medical director of Capital Palliative Care and Hospice. He is board certified Internal Medicine, Geriatric, Hospice, and Palliative Medicine
Deborah Pendergast, BA, EFO
Chief NH Fire Academy Director of Fire Standards Training & Emergency Medical Services
Col. Richard Oberman, RN, BSN, NRP
National Deputy State Surgeon Chair and National Advisor to Chief Surgeon, Deputy command of Clinical Services and Deputy State Surgeon.
Chair of NH Commission on PTSD and TBI, Paramedic Chief of Penacook rescue.
Matthew Libby, FPC
Flight Paramedic and Base manager for Boston MedFlight with 18 years of EMS experience.
Ann-Christine Duhaime, MD
Professor of Neurosurgery, Harvard Medical School, Director, Pediatric Neurosurgery at MGH for Children,
Attending Neurosurgeon at Shriners Children’s Hospital and Massachusetts Eye and Ear Institute
Rachael Sargent, APRN
Trauma and Acute Care Surgery at Concord Hospital.
David Hirsch, MD, MPH, FACEP
EMS Medical Director, Concord Hospital, Emergency Department Physician, Concord Emergency Medical Associates/Concord Hospital