American College Of Surgeons - Inspiring Quality: Highest Standards, Better Outcomes

Session Code: SSC02
Title: International Humanitarian Surgery
Date and Time of Session: Sunday, October 16: 8:00 am - 5:15 pm
Location: Uniformed Services University of the Health Sciences (USUHS) - Room: The Val G. Hemming Simulation Center
Description: This course will help prepare the International Humanitarian Aid Volunteer to function in a low resource setting for treatment of common surgical conditions. In developing countries the surgical volunteer must truly be a "generalist" and able to handle a variety of conditions; including obstetrical and surgical sub-specialties. This course will provide didactic and hands on skills training in key areas of orthopedics, general surgery, neurosurgery, plastics, and obstetrics and gynecology (OB-GYN). NOTE: THIS COURSE WILL BE HELD AT A GOVERNMENT FACILITY. ALL PARTICIPANTS AND FACULTY WILL BE VETTED FOR SECURITY CLEARANCE IN ADVANCE. Registration for this course will close on September, 26, 2016.
CME Credit Hours: 8
Webcast Package Available: No
Audio Package Available: No
Track:
International (INT), Surgical Humanitarian Outreach (HUM), General Surgery (GEN)
Credit to Address Regulatory Mandates:
Cultural Competency, Ethics
Sponsored By:
Operation Giving Back
Program Participants:
Chair
Sherry M. Wren, MD, FACS
Co-Chair
Jennifer Margaret Gurney, MD FACS
Co-Chair
Tamara J. Worlton, MD, FACS
Hands-On Skills Sessions will include the following:
Blind Burr Hole for Craniotomy
External Fixation and Traction Pin Management of Basic Fractures
Primary Tissue Repair of Inguinoscrotal Hernias
Hand and Tendon Injury Repair
Burn and Wound Management (Z Plasty/Rhomboid Flaps/Split Thickness Skin Graft)
Cesarean Section
Procedures to Treat Post Partum Hemorrhage
Emergency Hysterectomy
Dilation/Evacuation/Curettage Treatment of the Uterus
Fetal Delivery Techniques for Abnormal Presentations
Hands-On Skills Instructor
Jean R. Anderson, MD, FACOG
Hands-On Skills Instructor
Jean-Claude D'Alleyrand, MD
Hands-On Skills Instructor
Shad Deering, MD
Hands-On Skills Instructor
Robert Thomas Howard, MD FACS
Hands-On Skills Instructor
Benjamin Kyle Potter, MD FACS
Hands-On Skills Instructor
Rachel Ellen Chan Seay, MD
Hands-On Skills Instructor
Booker Terry King, MD
Hands-On Skills Instructor
David Clough Knight, MB BCh FACS
Hands-On Skills Instructor
Shih-Chun Lin, MD, PhD, FAANS
Hands-On Skills Instructor
Diane Joy Horvath-Cosper, MD MPH FACOG
Hands-On Skills Instructor
MaryAnn Dakkak, MD
Hands-On Skills Instructor
Scott Matthew Tintle, MD
Hands-On Skills Instructor
Jason Manuel Souza, MD
Hands-On Skills Instructor
Mary Molly Kern, MD
Hands-On Skills Instructor
George William Stone, MD
Hands-On Skills Instructor
Allison A.C. Eubanks, MD
Hands-On Skills Instructor
Charlene Galvez Echague, DO
Hands-On Skills Instructor
Ashley Summer Coggins, MD
Hands-On Skills Instructor
Ernest Lockrow, DO
Hands-On Skills Instructor
Kelsey Jo Simpson, MD
Hands-On Skills Instructor
Barton Staat, MD FACOG
Hands-On Skills Instructor
Tyson Erik Becker, MD FACS
Hands-On Skills Instructor
Duane Stopp Duke, MD FACS
Hands-On Skills Instructor
Wade Gordon, MD, FAAOS