EMS & Trauma Conference Speakers

 

​Keynote Faculty

Rochelle Dicker, MD
Chair of Advisory Board & Founding Director, San Francisco Wraparound Project
Founding Director, Center for Global Surgical Studies
Vice Chair, Critical Care

Chief, Surgical Critical Care
Associate Chief, Trauma and Emergency General Surgery

Ronald Reagan UCLA Medical Center
Los Angeles, CA

Sean Dort, MD
Surgeon, Southern Hills Hospital & Medical Center, Dignity Health St. Rose Dominican Hospital Siena Campus
Las Vegas, NE

Chris Fisher, MD, FACS
Surgeon, Desert Surgical Associates
Las Vegas, NE

Benjamin Hoffman, MD, FAAP
Professor, Pediatrics, Division of General Pediatrics, School of Medicine, OHSU
Pediatrician, Doernbecher Children’s Hospital
Portland, OR

Deborah Kuhls, MD, FACS, FCCM
Professor, Trauma and Critical Care, Department of Surgery
Chief, Section of Critical Care, Division of Acute Care Surgery
Program Director, Surgical Critical Care Fellowship, Department of Surgery,
University of Nevada, Las Vegas School of Medicine
Las Vegas, NE

Guest Faculty

Rian Fisher, MD
Medical Director, Tri-Med Ambulance
Physician, Emergency Medicine, Valley Medical Center

Thomas Jinguji, MD
Clinical Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, Seattle Children’s Hospital
Assistant Clinical Professor, Department of Pediatrics, UW School of Medicine

Rebecca Lis, MPH
Western Washington Planning Support Coordinator, Northwest Healthcare Response Network

Aaron Resnic, MA
Planning and Preparedness Manager, Northwest Healthcare Response Network

Vicki Sakata, MD
Senior Medical Advisor, Northwest Healthcare Response Network
Associate Clinical Professor, UW School of Medicine
Physician, Emergency Medicine, Mary Bridge Children’s Hospital

Amy Trowbridge, MD
Physician, Palliative Care Program, Hospital Medicine, Seattle Children’s Hospital

Mark Wainwright, MD, PhD
Co-director, Neurosciences Center, Seattle Children’s Hospital
Physician, Seattle Children’s Hospital

Faculty

Adeyinka Adedipe, MD, RDMS
Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, UW School of Medicine
Attending Physician, UW Medical Center and Harborview Medical Center

Saman Arbabi, MD, MPH, FACS
Professor, Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma, Burns and Critical Care, UW School of Medicine
Attending Surgeon, Harborview Medical Center

Itay Bentov, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Anesthesiology & Pain Medicine , UW School of Medicine
Adjunct Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, UW School of Medicine
Attending Physician, Harborview Medical Center

Carolyn Blayney, RN
Clinical Operation Manager, Pediatrics, Harborview Medical Center

Eileen Bulger, MD, FACS
Professor, Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma, Burns and Critical Care, UW School of Medicine
Chief of Trauma, Harborview Medical Center
Attending Surgeon, Harborview Medical Center

David Carlbom, M.D.
Associate Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, UW School of Medicine
Director, Michael K. Copass, MD Paramedic Training Program
Attending Physician, Harborview Medical Center

Joshua Corsa, MD, FP-C
Fellow, Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma, Burns and Critical Care, UW School of Medicine, Harborview Medical Center

Joseph Cuschieri, MD, FACS
Professor, Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma, Burns and Critical Care, UW School of Medicine
Adjunct Professor, Department of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, UW School of Medicine
Associate Program Director, Surgical Critical Care Fellowship, UW School of Medicine
Director, Surgical Critical Care, Harborview Medical Center
Attending Surgeon, Harborview Medical Center

Maika Dang MD
Fellow, Department of Emergency Medicine Services, UW School of Medicine

Beth Ebel, MD, MSc, MPH
Professor, Department of Pediatrics, UW School of Medicine and Seattle Children’s Hospital
Adjunct Professor, Department of Epidemiology, UW School of Medicine
Director, Injury Prevention & Research Center, Harborview Medical Center Attending Physician, Harborview Medical Center

Kimberly Fowler, RN
Assistant Nurse Manager, UW Medicine Transfer Center

Jessica Hamilton, RN
ECMO Program Operations Specialist and Educator, Harborview Medical Center

Joe Huang, MD
Instructor, Gerontology and Geriatric Medicine, UW School of Medicine
Physician, Senior Care Clinic, Harborview Medical Center

Nicholas Johnson, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, UW School of Medicine
Adjunct Assistant Professor, Department of Medicine, Division of Pulmonary, Critical Care and Sleep Medicine, UW School of Medicine
Associate Program Director, Critical Care Medicine Fellowship, Division of Pulmonary and Critical Care
Attending Physician, Medical Intensive Care Unit and Neuro Critical Care service, Harborview Medical Center

Conor Kleweno, MD
Assistant Professor, Department of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, UW School of Medicine,
Attending Physician, Orthopaedic Trauma Surgery Clinic Harborview Medical Center

Andrew Latimer, MD
Senior Fellow, Emergency Medical Services, Department of Emergency Medicine, UW School of Medicine
Acting Instructor, Department of Emergency Medicine, UW School of Medicine

Tara Lerew, RN
Nurse Manager, Burn and Pediatric Unit, Harborview Medical Center

Samuel Mandell, MD, MPH, FACS
Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma, Burns and Critical Care, UW School of Medicine
Attending Surgeon, Harborview Medical Center

Andrew McCoy, MD, MS
Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, UW School of Medicine
Medical Director, American Medical Response
Attending Physician, Harborview Medical Center and Valley Medical Center

Claire Nordeen, MD
Fellow, Department of Emergency Medicine, UW School of Medicine

Kathleen O’Connell, MD, MPH
Assistant Professor, Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma, Burns and Critical Care, UW School of Medicine
Attending Surgeon, Harborview Medical Center

Maria Paulsen, RN
Trauma Outreach Education Coordinator, Harborview Medical Center

Tam Pham, MD
Professor, Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma, Burns and Critical Care, UW School of Medicine
Attending Surgeon, Harborview Medical Center

Anna Ratzliff, MD, PhD
Associate Professor, Department of Psychiatry and Behavioral Sciences, UW School of Medicine
Assistant Director, AIMS Center, University of Washington
Director, UW Integrated Care Training Program, University of Washington

Bryce Robinson, MD, MS, FACS, FCCM
Associate Professor, Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma, Burns and Critical Care, UW School of Medicine
Associate Medical Director, Critical Care, Harborview Medical Center
Attending Surgeon, Harborview Medical Center

Lisa Taitsman, MD, MPH
Associate Professor, Department of Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine, UW School of Medicine
Attending Physician, UW Medicine

Richard Utarnachitt, MD, MS
Assistant Professor, Department of Emergency Medicine, UW School of Medicine Medical Director, Airlift Northwest
Attending Physician, Harborview Medical Center

Course Directors

Eileen Bulger, MD, FACS
Professor, Department of Surgery, Division of Trauma, Critical Care and Burns, UW School of Medicine
Chief of Trauma, Harborview Medical Center
Attending Surgeon, Harborview Medical Center

Cindy Goodrich, RN, MSN, CCRN
Clinical Educator, Airlift Northwest

Mark Taylor RN, CCRN
Director, Trauma and ECLS Programs, Harborview Medical Center

Planning Committee

Carolyn Blayney, RN
Eileen Bulger, MD
April Delgado, RN
Deci Evans
Andrea Gahl, RN
Mike Glenn, RN
Cindy Goodrich, RN
Maria Paulsen, RN
Vicki Sakata, MD
Harriet Saxe, JD
Heidi Swersie, RN
Mark Taylor, RN