Menu
Log in

PANAMERICAN TRAUMA SOCIETY

SOCIEDAD PANAMERICANA de TRAUMA


Speakers (cONFIRMED)

 

 Michel Aboutanos, MD, MPH - USA 

  • Professor of Surgery, Virginia Commonwealth University School of Medicine, Richmond, Virginia
  • Chair, VCU Division of Acute Care Surgical Services
  • Medical Director, VCU Trauma Center, VCU Medical Center, Richmond, Virginia
  • VCU/MCV Foundation Representative to the Panamerican Trauma Society
  • Past-President, Panamerican Trauma Society


Megan Brenner, MD, MS, FACS - USA

  • Professor of Surgery at the University of California Riverside School of Medicine. Riverside, CA
 

 Eileen Bulger, MD, FACS - USA

  • Chair, American College of Surgeons Committee on Trauma
  • Chief of Trauma, Harborview Medical Center
  • Professor of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, Washington
 

 Andre Campbell, MD, FACS - USA

  • Professor of Surgery, University of California, San Francisco, School of Medicine
  • Trauma Surgeon, Zuckerberg San Francisco General Hospital and Trauma Center, San Francisco, California
 

Federico Coccolini, MD - Italy 

  • General, Emergency and Trauma Surgery Department
  • Attending Surgeon 
  • Professor at the University of Pisa. Pisa, Italy 
 

 Raúl Coimbra, MD - USA

 

Ana Milena del Valle, MD - Chile

  • General Surgeon
  • Trauma and Emergency Surgeon
  • Director of Trauma Chile Foundation (FTCh)
  • President of the Department of Trauma Society of Surgeons of Chile (SOCICh)
  • Félix Bulnes Hospital, Santiago, Chile  
 

Demetrio Demetriades, MD, PhD, FACS- USA

  • Professor of Surgery, USC School of Medicine 
  • Director of Trauma, Emergency Surgery and Surgical Critical Care LAC and USC Medical Center Los Angeles, California
 

Marc A. de Moya, MD, FACS - USA

  • Chief, Division of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery, Medical College of Wisconsin, Milwaukee, Wisconsin
 

José J. Díaz Jr., MD, CNS, FACS, FCCM - USA

  • Professor of Surgery, Epidemiology, and Public Health
  • Vice Chair Quality & Safety
  • Department of Surgery Chief, Division Acute Care Surgery & Program Director Acute Care Surgery Fellowship
  • Program in Trauma Quality and Safety Leader
  • University of Maryland Medical Center Medicine / R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center - University of Maryland School of Medicine, Maryland

 

Juan Carlos Duchesne, MD, FACS - USA 

  • Professor of Surgery
  • Section Chief of Trauma & Critical Care
  • Tulane University, New Orleans, Louisiana

David V. Feliciano MD - USA

  • Master Surgeon Educator, American College of Surgeons
  • Clinical Professor of Surgery, University of Maryland SOM
  • Attending Surgeon, Shock Trauma Center/ Department Surgery 
  • University of Maryland Medical Center, Baltimore, Maryland.
 

Paula Ferrada, MD, FACS - USA

  • Executive Secretary, Panamerican Trauma Society
  • Professor of Surgery and Director, Surgical Critical Care Fellowship Program, VCU School of Medicine, Richmond, Virginia
  • Medical Director, Surgical & Trauma Intensive Care Unit (STICU), VCU Health System
 

Esteban Foianini, MD, FACS - Bolivia

  • Treasurer, Panamerican Trauma Society
  • Director, Clinica Foianini, Santa Cruz, Bolivia.
  • Chair, ATLS Bolivia
  • Governor, Bolivia Chapter of the American College of Surgeons (ACS)
  • Chair, International Workgroup ACS
  • Member, International Relations Committee ACS
 

Gustavo Fraga, MD - Brazil



Edgar Fernando Hernández García, MD - México

  • Major Surgeon
  • General surgeon and trauma surgeon
  • Surgeon assigned to the Department of Surgery of the Central Military Hospital, Cd. Mx.
  • Head of Trauma Surgery at Hospital Central Militar, Cd. Mx.
     


 

Alberto Federico García Marin, MD - Colombia 

  • Trauma and Emergency Surgeon
  • Fundación Valle del Lili Hospital, Cali, Colombia
 

Luis Manuel García Nuñez, MD

 

John Holcomb, MD, FACS - USA

  • Professor, Department of Surgery
  • McGovern Medical School
  • University of Texas Health Science Center Houston, Texas
 

Tal Hörer, MD, PhD - Sweden

  • Associate Professor of Surgery
  • Consulting Vascular Surgeon
  • Editor in Chief JEVTM
  • Dept. of Cardiothoracic and Vascular Surgery and Dept. of General Surgery Örebro University Hospital and University, Sweden


 

Rao Ivatury, MD, FACS - USA

  • Emeritus Professor Virginia Commonwealth University (VCU), Richmond, Virginia

Ari Lepppäniemi, MD, FACS - USA

    • Chief of Emergency Surgery
    • Helsinki University Hospital, Meilahti, Finland
    • Past-President of ESTES and IATSIC
    • Editor-in-Chief of the Scandinavian Journal of Surgery
    • Editor in Chief of the European Journal of Trauma and Emergency Surgery
    • Associate Editor of the World Journal of Surgery.

     

    Manuel Lorenzo, MD, MBA, FACS, FCCM - USA

    • Vice-Chair of Surgery
    • Director of Surgical Critical Care
    • Program Director of the SCC fellowship program
    • Methodist Dallas Medical Center
    • Dallas, Texas, USA
    • Past-President, Panamerican Trauma Society

     

    Antonio Marttos, MD - USA

    • President-elect, Panamerican Trauma Society
    • Associate Professor of Surgery
    • Ryder Trauma Center at Jackson Memorial Hospital University of Miami Health System Miami, Florida
    • Co-Director, William Lehman Injury Research Center
       


      Napoleón Méndez, MD - Guatemala 

      • Profesor titular universidad de San Carlos 

      • Jefe de servicio emergencia Hospital San Juan de Dios Ciudad de Guatemala 

      • Sociedad panamericana de trauma

       

      Mauricio Millan, MD - Colombia 

       

      Ernest E. Moore, MD, FACS - USA

      • Vice-Chairman of Trauma and Critical Care Research
      • Professor of Surgery, University of Colorado, Denver, Colorado
      • Editor, Journal of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery
      • Past-President, Society of University Surgeons
      • Past-President, American Association for the Surgery of Trauma
       

       Carlos Morales, MD, MSc - Colombia 

      • General Surgery Specialist
      • MSc Clinical Epidemiology
      • Trauma and Emergency Surgery Specialist
      • Head of the Department of Surgery School of Medicine Universidad de Antioquia 2012-2019
         

        Nicolas Namias, MD, MBA, FACS, FCCM - USA

        • Professor and Vice Chair for Quality and Patient Experience 
        • DeWitt Daughtry Family Department of Surgery Chief, Division of Trauma and Acute Care Surgery
        • Robert Zeppa Endowed Chair in Trauma Surgery University of Miami Miller School of Medicine Medical Director, Ryder Trauma Center
        • President of Medical Staff, Jackson Health System 

         

        Carlos Ordoñez, MD, FACS - Colombia

        • Trauma and Acute Care Surgeon, Surgical Critical Care Specialist
        • Professor of Surgery, Trauma and Intensive Care
        • Universidad del Valle, Universidad ICESI, Fundación Valle del Lili, Cali, Colombia
        • Director of the Trauma and Acute Care Surgery Fellowship, Universidad del Valle, Cali, Colombia
        • Past-President, Panamerican Trauma Society
         

        Pablo Ottolino, MD - Venezuela 

        • Chief, Unit of Trauma of IVSS
        • Chief, Surgery Residency Program, Universidad Central de Venezuela
        • Hospital Domingo Luciani
        • Caracas, Venezuela
         

        Michael Parra, MD, FACS - USA

        • Clinical Associate Professor of General Surgery and Trauma/Surgical Critical Care
        • Director, Trauma Clinical Research
        • Florida International University School of Medicine
        • Florida Atlantic University School of Medicine
        • Broward General Hospital/Level I Trauma Center, Fort Lauderdale, Florida
         

         Ruben Peralta, MD - Qatar

         

        Bruno M. Pereira, MD, PhD, MSc, FACS, FCCM - Brazil

        • Trauma/Acute Care Surgery and Surgical Critical Care
        • Past- President of the World Society of the Abdominal Compartment (WSACS)
        • University of Campinas Campinas, Brazil
        • Treasurer- Brazilian Society of Trauma - SBAIT Chapter Sao Paulo, Brazil
        • Full Professor of Surgery - University of Vassoursas
        • Director, General Surgery Residency Program - Holy House Hospital Campinas 
        • CEO Grupo Surgical 


         

        Carlos Pilasi, MD - England

        • Trauma and emergency surgeon, St. George's Trauma center, London, UK
        • Trauma Referral Surgeon, Doctors Without Borders


         

        Martha Quiodettis, MD, FACS - Panama

        • Vice-President, Panamerican Trauma Society
        • Head of Trauma Unit; Critical Care Surgeon, Hospital Santo Tomas
        • Panama City, Panama
        • President, Sociedad Panameña de Trauma
        • Member, Asociación Panameña de Cirugía
         

        Todd Rasmussen, MD - USA

        Marcelo Ribeiro, MD, MSc, PhD, FACS - Brazil

        • General Secretary, Sociedade Brasileira de Atendimento Integrado ao Traumatizado (SBAIT)
        • Full Professor of Surgery, Catholic University of São Paulo PUCSP-Sorocaba, Brazil

        • Chief of Acute Care and Trauma Hospital Moriah - São Paulo, Brazil


         

        Sandro Rizoli, MD, FACS - Canada

        • Medical Director of Trauma at Hamad General Hospital in Doha, Qatar
        • President, Trauma Association of Canada
        • Scientist, Keenan Research Centre for Biomedical Science
        • Professor of Surgery and Critical Care Medicine
        • Director, Trauma Division, St. Michael’s Hospital-University of Toronto, Toronto, Ontario
        • Past-president, Panamerican Trauma Society

         

         Edgar Rodas, MD - USA

         

        Fernando Rodriguez Holguin, MD - Colombia  

         

        Juan Carlos Salamea, MD, FACS - Ecuador

        • Trauma and Acute Care Surgeon
        • Universidad Del Azuay
        • Professor of Surgery, University of Azuay, Cuenca, Ecuador
        • Professor of Surgery, Hospital Universitario del Río, Cuenca
        • Past-President, Ecuadorian Society of Surgery
        • Mentor and founder of the Trauma and Emergency League in Ecuador


         

        Stephanie Santin, MD - Brazil 

        • Professor of Surgery, Universidade Santo Amaro, Sao Paulo
        • Professor of Surgery, Uninove, Sao Paulo
        • Attendant of Hospital Santa Helena E Hospital Brasil
         

        Thomas Scalea, MD, FACS - USA

          • Executive Director, Panamerican Trauma Society
          • Professor of Surgery
          • Physician-in-Chief, R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center
          • System Chief for Critical Care Services
          • University of Maryland Medical System Baltimore, Maryland

           

          José Julian Serna, MD - Colombia 

          • Trauma and Emergency Surgeon
          • Valle de Lili Foundation Del Valle University Hospital University of the Valley Cali, Colombia.
          • Fellow in Vascular Surgery University of Antioquia. Medellin, Colombia.
           

          Felipe Vega, MD, FACS - México

          • President, Panamerican Trauma Society
          • Coordinator of the CEIC – Center for Teaching and Research in Surgery
          • General Surgeon, Division of Trauma Surgery
          • Los Angeles Lomas Hospital, Mexico City, Mexico
           

          George C. Velmahos, MD, PhD, MSEd - USA

          • John f. Burke Professor of Surgery, Harvard Medical School
          • Chief, Division of Trauma, Emergency Surgery and Surgical Critical Care, Massachusetts General Hospital
           

          Tanya Zakrison, MD, FACS - USA

          • Associate Professor of Surgery and Critical Care
          • Ryder Trauma Center at Jackson Memorial Hospital University of Miami Health System, Miami, Florida



          SPEAKERS PREHOSPITAL SYMPOSIUM



          Dr. Mario Castillo Jimenez

            Dr. Juan Jose Melendez - Costa Rica

            • Surgeon General - University of Costa Rica
            • Trauma and Emergency Surgeon - Universidad del Valle
            • Trauma and Emergency Surgeon Trauma and Emergency Unit
            • RA Calderón Guardia Hospital
            • Adjunct Professor General Surgery
            • UCIMED (University of Medical Sciences) Adjunct Professor of COMSER (Metropolitan Emergency and Rescue Committee)
            • Costa Rican Red Cross


             

            Dr. Laureano Quintero - Colombia

            • Medical Director Imbanaco Medical Center
            • Professor Department of Surgery Universidad del Valle
            • Professor of Emergencies and Disasters ICESI University


              SPEAKERS BASIC SCIENCE PREHOSPITAL (For Students)



              Thiago Rodrigues A. Calderan, MD - Brazil 

              • General surgeon and trauma surgeon
              • Master of Science in Surgery from Unicamp
              • Assistant Physician in the Discipline of Trauma Surgery at Unicamp and CCR AutoBAn

              • Advisor to the Trauma League of Unicamp

              • Member of the SBAIT Board of Directors as Advisor to the Committee of the Brazilian Trauma League (CoBRALT)

                 

                Gregory Peck, DO, FACS - USA

                • Assistant Professor of Surgery
                • Associate Director, Acute Care Surgery Fellowship
                • Associate Director, Trauma
                • Associate Director, Performance Improvement
                • Division of Acute Care Surgery
                • Department of Surgery
                • Assistant Professor of Health Systems and Policy Department of Health Behavior, Policy, and Society Rutgers – School of Public Health (SPH)

                • Rutgers Robert Wood Johnson Medical School, Newark, New Jersey

                 

                Julian Varas, MD - Chile 

                • Surgeon
                • Associate Professor at the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Chile
                • PUC Medical Simulation and Experimental Surgery Coordinator
                • Expert in design and validation of surgical training programs with simulation.
                • Together with his team, they have won the award for "best SAGES congress work" 3 times in 2012, 2017 AND 2019
                • 30 ISI publications of impact and multiple awards in other international conferences
                • Skills transfer and how to optimize it through tele-feedback.


                SPEAKERS NURSING SYMPOSIUM 



                Lic. Marita Acosta - Uruguay

                • Graduate in Nursing and Specialist in Emergencies from the University of the Republic.
                • Master's degree in Project Management and Management at the Miguel Cervantes University of Madrid
                • Postgraduate course in Health Management and Policies at the Latin American Center for Human Economy (CLAEH)
                • Diploma in Project Management and Development for Results from the Inter-American Institute for Economic and Social Development of the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB).
                • Certification in Project Management by the Project Management Institute (PMI)
                • Training on Risk Management Systems and Quality Policies by the European School of Excellence.

                   

                  Lic. Consuelo Burbano - Colombia

                  • Master's Degree in Nursing with emphasis on Adults and the Elderly, Universidad del Valle
                  • Critical Care Nursing Specialist, Pontificia Universidad Javeriana Agreement and Universidad del Valle
                  • 4th Latin American Forum on Quality and Patient Safety. 27 OES International Forum. Hospital Israelita Albert Einstein, Cartagena de Indias

                   

                  Lic. Elier Carrera - Cuba

                     

                    Cristiane De Alencar Domingues, PhD, MSN, RN, BSN - Brazil

                    • Trauma Team of Hospital Nove de Julho
                    • Quality Director - Brazilian Trauma Committee
                     

                    Lic. Maria Jose de la Barrera, RN, ACLS, ATCN, NLS - Argentina

                    • Degree in nursing

                     

                    Lic. Pilar Espinoza Quiróz, EU, RN, MNS, PhD. - Chile

                    • Research Director
                    • postgraduate and international relations. San Sebastian University, Chile

                       

                      Lic. Juan Manuel Fierro Torres - México

                           

                          Jasmine Garces, DPN, CCRN, TCRN, ACNP-BC - USA

                          • Acute Care Nurse Practitioner, RWJ Barnabas Health, New Brunswick, NJ

                           

                          Sarah L. Mattocks, MSN, RN, TCRN, NE-BC - USA

                          • Trauma Program Manager, Trauma Services, UPMC Hamot 
                          • Immediate Past President of the Society of Trauma Nurses

                           

                          Maria McMahon, MSN, PNP-AC, TCRN - USA

                          • Boston Children's Hospital, Trauma Program Manager
                          • Society of Trauma Nurses, President.


                           

                          Lic. Lilia Nogueira, RN, MNS, PhD. - Brazil

                          • High fidelity simulation in emergency nurse training
                          • Associate Professor, Department of Medical-Surgical Nursing School of Nursing of the University of São Paulo

                           

                          Lic. Denison Pereira - Brazil

                           

                          Lic.Beatriz Toso, RN, MNS, PhD. - Brazil

                          • Associate professor at the State University of the West of Paraná. (UNIOSTE). Brazil


                          DIRECTORS-INSTRUCTORS OF PRE-CONGRESS COURSES



                          Cristiane De Alencar Domingues, PhD, MSN, RN, BSN - Brazil

                          • Trauma Team at Nove de Julho Hospital
                          • Quality Director - Brazilian Trauma Committee

                           

                          Michael J. Feldman, MD — USA

                          • Assistant Professor of Surgery Medical Director, Evans- Haynes Burn Center Virginia Commonwealth University Richmond, Virginia 

                           

                          Antonio Marttos, MD - USA

                          • President-elect, Pan American Trauma Society
                          • Associate Professor of Surgery
                          • Ryder Trauma Center at Jackson Memorial Hospital University of Miami Health System, Miami, Florida
                          • Co-Director, William Lehman Injury Research Center

                             

                            Charles Mock, MD — USA

                            • Professor of Surgery, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA
                            • Professor of Epidemiology (Joint), University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA.
                            • Professor of Global Health (Joint), University of Washington, Seattle, WA, USA.
                            • Former President, International Association for Trauma Surgery and Intensive Care (IATSIC)

                             

                            Pablo Ottolino, MD — Venezuela

                            • Chief, IVSS Trauma Unit
                            • Chief, Residency Program in Surgery Central University of Venezuela Domingo Luciani Hospital, Caracas, Venezuela


                               

                              Jorge Rabat, MD — Venezuela

                              • Head of the Department of Surgery Ruiz and Paez Hospital-U.D.O.
                              • Professor of Surgery at the Universidad de Oriente (UDO) Bolivar City, Venezuela  

                                 

                                Fernando Rodriguez Holguin, MD - Colombia 






                                Powered by Wild Apricot Membership Software