​​​​​AAST Grand Rounds & Webinars

The National Trauma Grand Rounds is a web-based educational series. The AAST offers these webinars for educational purposes.

Best Practices in Orthopedic Trauma Care ─ A TQIP Update  ​
AAST Webinar, November 16, 2016
Presented by: Stanley J. Kurek Jr., DO, Scott & White Medical Center, Baylor Scott & White Healthcare, Texas A&M University, College of Medicine
Moderated by: Michael F. Rotondo, MD, University of Rochester Medical Center

Nutrition Update in Critical Care: Enteral vs. Parenteral, Specialized Nutrients​
AAST Grand Rounds, November 2, 2016
Presented by: Rosemary Kozar, MD, R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, University of Maryland
Moderated by: Matthew Martin, MD, Madigan Army Medical Center

Adjuncts to Massive Transfusion Protocols for Trauma Patients

AAST Webinar, October 27, 2016
Presented by: Joseph Rappold, MD, Maine Medical Center/Tufts University School of Medicine
Moderated by: Tyler Putman, MD, University of Pittsburgh Medical Center​

Measuring Disease Severity in Emergency General Surgery​
AAST Webinar, September 28, 2016
Presented by: Shahid Shafi, MD, Baylor Health Care System
Moderated by: Marie Crandall, MD, University of Florida College of Medicine

Therapeutic Hypothermia and Reanimation in Trauma​
AAST Grand Rounds, August 17, 2016
Presented by: Samuel Tisherman, MD, University of Maryland Medical Center
Moderated by: Mark J. Seamon, MD, University of Pennsylvania

Vascular Shunts in Trauma: Optimal Indications and Techniques​
AAST Grand Rounds, July 20, 2016
Presented by: Kenji Inaba, MD, LAC+USC Medical Center
Moderated by: Michael Sise, MD, Scripps Mercy Hospital

Geriatric Falls Prevention: Evidence-Based Reviews and In-Hospital Strategies that Work
AAST Webinar, May 25, 2016
Presented by: Courtney Edwards, MSN/MPH, RN, Parkland Health & Hospital System;
and Marie Crandall, MD, University of Florida Jacksonville
Moderated by: Robert Barraco, MD, Lehigh Valley Hospital and Health Network

Changes in ACS Trauma Center Verification Requirements​​
AAST Grand Round, May 18, 2016
Presented by: Ronald M. Stewart, MD, University of Texas Health Science Center
Moderated by: Susan Steinemann, MD, University of Hawaii

Resuscitative Thoracotomy: New EAST Practice Management Guidelines 2015​​
AAST Grand Round, May 11, 2016
Presented by: Mark J. Seamon, MD, University of Pennsylvania
Moderated by: Randeep Jawa, MD, Stony Brook University School of Medicine

Active Shooter and Intentional Mass-Casualty Events/The Hartford Consensus​​
AAST Grand Round, April 20, 2016
Presented by:
 Alexander L. Eastman, MD, UT Southwestern Medical Center
Moderated by: Lenworth Jacobs, MD, Hartford Hospital

The Role of Whole Blood and Massive Transfusion​
AAST Webinar, March 24, 2016
Presented by:
 John Hess, MD, University of Washington;
Phillip Spinella, MD, Washington University in St. Louis;
and Alan Murdock, MD, Allegheny Health Network Medical Education Consortium.
Moderated by: Warren Dorlac, MD, University of Colorado Health

Neuro-Trauma and Neuro-Critical Care: Update 2016​
AAST Grand Round, March 16, 2016
Presented by:
 Deborah Stein, MD, R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center, University of Maryland Medical Center
Moderated by: Nicole Stassen, MD, University of Rochester

Blood Transfusion: A Relatively New Frontier​
AAST Grand Round, February 17, 2016
Presented by:
 Martin Schreiber, MD, Oregon Health & Science University
Moderated by: Timothy Fabian, MD, University of Tennessee

TEG and TXA: Lifesaving or Time and Money Wasting? 
AAST Webinar, February 3, 2016
Presented by:
 Matt Martin, MD, Madigan Army Medical Center;
and Bryan Cotton, MD, University of Texas Health Science Center
Moderated by: Peter Rhee, MD, University of Arizona​

Errors Made in Nonoperative Management of the Spleen
AAST Grand Round, January 20, 2016
Presented by:
 Grace Rozycki, MD, Indiana Injury Institute, Indiana University School of Medicine​
Moderated by: Nicole Stassen, MD, University of Rochester

Minimal Brain Injury/Concussion: "Heads Up"
AAST Grand Round, December 16, 2015
Presented by:
Michael Pasquale, MD, Lehigh Valley Hospital and Health Network
Moderated by: Nicole Stassen, MD, University of Rochester

Pediatric acute care surgery: Satchel knowledge for the adult surgeon
AAST Grand Round, November 18, 2015
Presented by:
Mary E. Fallat, MD, Kosair Children's Hospital, University of Louisville
Moderated by: Nicole Stassen, MD, University of Rochester

End-of-life care in acute care surgery
AAST Webinar, November 11, 2015
Presented by:
Christine Cocanour, MD, UC Davis Medical Center
Moderated by: Carlos V.R. Brown, MD, Seton Family Healthcare

Little patients, big challenges: Pediatric trauma and surgical care in the austere environment
AAST Webinar, October 29, 2015
Presented by:
Ken Azarow, MD, Oregon Health and Science University;
      Martin Schreiber, MD, Oregon Health and Science University;
       Lucas Nef, MD, Davis Grant Medical Center;
       and Matthew Martin, MD, Madigan Army Medical Center
Moderated by: Matthew Martin, MD, Madigan Army Medical Center

Venous thromboembolism prevention in trauma: can we do better?
AAST Grand Round, October 21, 2015
Presented by:
Elliott R. Haut, MD, PhD, The Johns Hopkins University
Moderated by: Martin Schreiber, MD, Oregon Health and Science University

Fluid resuscitation in acute care surgery
AAST Grand Round, August 19, 2015
Presented by:
Bryan Cotton, MD, University of Texas Health Science Center
Moderated by: Lena Napolitano, MD, University of Michigan Medical Center

Management of the severely burned
AAST Webinar, July 23, 2015
Presented by:
David Zonies, MD, MPH, Oregon Health and Science University;
      Kevin Chung, MD, US Army Institute of Surgical Research
Moderated by: Joseph Galante, MD, UC Davis Medical Center

Assessment of geriatric patients after falls
AAST Grand Round, July 15, 2015
Presented by:
Saman Arbabi, MD, MPH, Harborview Medical Center;
      Zara Cooper, MD, Brigham and Woman's Hospital; and
      Ellen Corman, OT, MRA, Stanford Health Care Trauma Center
Moderated by: Carnell Cooper, MD, R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center

Biostatistics essentials for clinical research
AAST Grand Round, June 17, 2015
Presented by:
Angela Sauaia, MD, PhD, University of Colorado Denver
Moderated by: Lena Napolitano, MD, University of Michigan Medical Center

Acute care surgery: Where are we now?
AAST Grand Round, May 20, 2015
Presented by:
L.D. Britt, MD, Eastern Virginia Medical School
Moderated by: Nicole Stassen, MD, University of Rochester

Traumatic Hemorrhage Control: Endovascular vs. Open, Hybrid Rooms, Credentialing
AAST Grand Round, April 15, 2015
Presented by:
Thomas M. Scalea, MD, R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center
Moderated by: Robert Mackersie, MD, San Francisco General Hospital

Strategic pause and survey of federally funded trauma research in the United States
AAST Grand Round, March 26, 2015
Presented by:
Todd Rasmussen, MD, US Combat Casualty Care Research Program
Moderated by: Raymond Fang, MD, U.S. Air Force/R Adams Cowley Shock Trauma Center

Geriatric trauma advances and new TQIP guidelines
AAST Grand Round, March 18, 2015
Presented by:
Robert D. Barraco, MD, Lehigh Valley Hospital & Health Network
Moderated by: Timothy Fabian, MD, University of Tennessee

Evolving epidemiology of MOF into PICS
AAST Grand Round, February 18, 2015
Presented by:
Frederick A. Moore, MD, University of Florida, Gainesville
Moderated by: Mark Newell, MD, Brody School of Medicine at East Carolina University

Emergency general surgery: Global challenges and opportunities
AAST Grand Round, February 4, 2015
Presented by:
Lena Napolitano, MD, University of Michigan

Further messages about combat surgeons
AAST Grand Round, January 21, 2015
Presented by:
C. William Schwab, MD, University of Pennsylvania
Moderated by: Nicole Stassen, MD, University of Rochester

Billing and coding
AAST Grand Round, December 2014
Presented by:
R. Lawrence Reed, MD, Indiana University Health Methodist Hospital
Moderated by: Lena Napolitano, MD, University of Michigan Medical Center

TQIP guidelines for geriatric trauma care
AAST Grand Round, November 2014
Presented by:
Steven Shackford, MD, Scripps Mercy Medical Center
Moderated by: L.D. Britt, MD, Eastern Virginia Medical School

The ABCs of pediatric trauma resuscitation
AAST Grand Round, October 2014
Presented by:
Jonathan Groner, MD, Nationwide Children's Hospital
Moderated by: Barbara Gaines, MD, Children’s Hospital of Pittsburgh

ARDS update: Focus on ECMO and ECCO2R
AAST Grand Round, August 2014
Presented by:
Lena Napolitano, MD
Moderated by: Nicole Stassen, MD

Critical care cardiac ultrasound: Which abbreviated exam and how to train?
AAST Grand Round, July 2014
Presented by:
Heidi Frankel, MD
Moderated by: Mark Newell, MD

TXA, PCC and fibrinogen
AAST Grand Round, June 2014
Presented by:
Bryan Cotton, MD
Moderated by: Joseph Galante, MD

Controversies in post-injury hemostasis
AAST Grand Round, May 2014
Presented by: Ernest E. Moore, MD
Moderated by: Peter Rhee, MD

Catheter-based control of shock and reappraisal of resuscitative endovascular balloon occlusion of the aorta (REBOA)
AAST Grand Round, April 2014
Presented by: Todd Rasmussen, MD
Moderated by: Thomas Scalea

TXA: Bedside to battlefield (and back again)
AAST Grand Round, March 2014
Presented by:
Joseph Rappold, MD, and Joseph Galante, MD

Ventilator-associated pneumonia is dead: New CDC definitions for ventilation-associated conditions (VAC) and infection-related ventilator-associated complications (IVAC)
AAST Grand Round, March 2014
Presented by:
Martin Croce, MD
Moderated by: Nicole Stassen, MD

Ballistics made fun and easy
AAST Grand Round, February 2014
Presented by:
Peter Rhee, MD
Moderated by: Martin Schreiber, MD

Surviving sepsis: -What have we learned?
AAST Grand Round, January 2014
Presented by: William Cioffi, MD
Moderated by: Robert Mackersie, MD

Trauma systems: The challenge continues
AAST Grand Round, December 2013
Presented by:
Robert Mackersie, MD
Moderated by: L.D. Britt, MD

Surgical stabilization of chest injuries: Who, when and how?
AAST Grand Round, November 2013
Presented by:
John Mayberry, MD
Moderated by: Robert Mackersie, MD​

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