ZERO PREVENTABLE DEATHS FROM TRAUMA: A Military and Civilian Education and Training System

Aug 21, 2017 01:00pm -
Aug 21, 2017 03:00pm
(GMT-5)

Event Description

Monday, August 21, 2017

1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

The Army Navy Club

901 17th St NW  | Washington, DC  | 20006

Jacket and Tie required

 

Surgeons, medical professionals and healthcare providers have an urgent call to action in an effort to reduce the number of deaths due to traumatic injury both at home and on the front lines of the battlefields around the world.  At this meeting, 100+ subject matter experts from leading corporations and senior government officials in the federal health and medical services will convene to address concerns around this issue and discuss strategies to reduce the number of preventable deaths due to trauma.  Outcomes of this meeting will help inform leaders and decision makers at the federal level, military departments and leading health care professionals.

 

Special Guest Speakers

Patrick & Jessica Downes, Boston Marathon Bombing Survivors

Featured in Mark Wahlberg’s film, Patriots Day

 

Panelists

  • Dr. Jeff Bailey, Col USAF, Trauma Surgeon, USUHS
  • Patrick V. Bailey, MD, MLS, FACS, FAAP, Medical Director, Advocacy Division of Advocacy and Health Policy American College of Surgeons 
  • Col Guy Kiyokawa (Ret), Deputy Director at Defense Health Agency
  • Dr. David Marcozzi, Associate Professor and the Director of Population Health, University of Maryland School Medicine, Colonel in the US Army Reserves, assigned to US Army Special Operations

 

The conference proceedings will be published in the AMSUS Journal, Military Medicine, and Health21 (the new AMSUS Magazine).

 


Event Type:Education
Early registration ends on Jul 17, 2017.
Regular registration starts on Jul 18, 2017 and ends on Aug 16, 2017.
Late registration starts on Aug 17, 2017.
(GMT-05:00) Eastern Time (US & Canada)