Dr. Matthew L. Davis Trauma Symposium

2nd Annual Dr. Matthew L. Davis Trauma Symposium

October 27, 2017

Frank W. Mayborn Civic and Convention Center • Temple, Texas

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  • Identify current trends in the treatment of traumatic injuries such as NAT, penetrating abdominal trauma, eye injuries and victims of explosives
  • Discuss trends for treating and managing complex traumatic injuries
  • Apply knowledge gained and lessons learned to enhance care quality in trauma settings


Presentation materials, when available, maybe downloaded in pdf format. The password will be emailed to participants prior to the activity.

Friday, October 27, 2017

  • 7:30 a.m.

    Registration and breakfast

  • 8 a.m.

    Welcome and introduction

  • 8:15 a.m.

    Pre-Hospital Emergency Airway Management

  • 8:45 a.m.

    Spinal Trauma

  • 9:15 a.m.

    Mangled Extremities and Traumatic Amputations

  • 9:45 a.m.

    "Stop the Bleed"

  • 10:45 a.m.


  • 11 a.m.

    Baghdad to Boston: Translating Military Combat Casualty Care Lessons from 15 Years of War to the Civilian Sector

    James Geracci, MD

  • 11:30 a.m.

    The Dallas Shooting: First Responders and Mass Casualty Care

    Alex Eastman, MD

  • 12:30 p.m.


  • 1:30 p.m.

    Debate: Blood Administration

    Christopher LaSeur, MD
    Trevor Tumlinson, MD

  • 2 p.m.

    NTS "Zero Preventable Deaths"

    Jorie Klein, BSN, RN

  • 2:30 p.m.

    Pediatric Animal Bites

  • 3 p.m.


  • 3:15 p.m.

    The National Preparedness System: How We Respond to Catastrophic Events

    Jonathan Lundy, MD

  • 4:15 p.m.

    Wrap-up and evaluations

  • 4:30 p.m.


Accreditation and Affiliations


The A. Webb Roberts Center for Continuing Medical Education of Baylor Scott & White Health is accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education to provide continuing medical education for physicians.


The conference is held at the Frank W. Mayborn Civic & Convention Center along I-35 in Central Texas.

10th Main Hall
3303 N. 3rd St.
Temple, TX 76501



Non-BSWH Employees


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Cancellation and Refund Policy

Walk-in registrations are accepted, but we cannot guarantee seating or conference materials the day of the conference.

Refunds will not be provided unless there is a cancellation of the event. The conference organizers cannot be responsible for reimbursement of airline fees and other accommodation expenses.

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