STACC 2014

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We look forward to welcoming you to be part of Singapore Trauma 2014!

DATE

12 April 2014 / 09.00 AM - 05.00 PM
13 April 2014 / 09.00 AM - 12.00 PM

VENUE

Tan Tock Seng Hospital Theatrette Level 1 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng Annex 1, Level 4 Singapore 308433

Program

07:30
Registration

15:23

08:30
Opening Address

Dr Amy Khor

Dr Amy Khor
12:31

08:35
The Development of Trauma and Acute Care Surgical Units in Taiwan

Dr. Lo Chong-Jeh

Dr. Lo Chong-Jeh
08:55
The Training of Trauma Care Providers in Thailand

Lt. Gen. Prof. Nopadol Wora-Urai

Lt. Gen. Prof. Nopadol Wora-Urai
09:15
Upgrading Trauma Capability in Macau

Dr. Lei Wai Seng

Dr. Lei Wai Seng
09:35
Singapore Trauma System

Dr. Chiu Ming Terk

Dr. Chiu Ming Terk
09:55
Q & A

10:00
Tea Break

12:55

10:30
Traumatic Brain Injury - To Cool or Not to Cool in the Emergency Departmenta

Dr. Wong Yulin

Dr. Wong Yulin
10:55
Chest Trauma - Updates on Management of Blunt Cardiac Injuries

Dr. Elmin Steyn

Dr. Elmin Steyn
11:20
The Trauma Airway and Rapid Sequence Intubation – What More is There to Talk About?

Peter George Manning

Peter George Manning
11:45
Q & A

10:30
A Path Less Taken – The Challenges of a Commanding Officer in the Combat Support Hospital

A/Prof. Wong Merng Koon

A/Prof. Wong Merng Koon
10:55
Surgery in Austere Environment - Lessons for the Modern Surgeon

Dr. Chong Chee Keong

Dr. Chong Chee Keong
11:20
Trauma Care - Technological Advances from the Military

Prof. Frank Plani

Prof. Frank Plani
11:45
Q & A

10:30
Topical Haemostatics: It is Here

Dr. Tang Kong Choong

Dr. Tang Kong Choong
10:55
Pharmacological Adjuncts in Haemostasis

Dr. Wong Paul Wing-Yan

Dr. Wong Paul Wing-Yan
11:20
Crystalloid: Colloid: Blood - Fluid Resuscitation in Trauma

Dr. Tan Hon Liang

Dr. Tan Hon Liang
11:45
Q & A

10:30
Pathophysiology of Head Injury

Dr. David Low

Dr. David Low
10:55
Controversies and Evidence in the Management of Neurotrauma

Dr. Nicole Keong

Dr. Nicole Keong
11:20
Controversies and Evidence in the Management of Neurotrauma

Dr. Rao Jai Prashanth

Dr. Rao Jai Prashanth
11:45
Q & A

12:00
Poster Presentation
Honorary Judges: Dr. Chong-Jeh Lo, Dr. Rizal Imran, Prof. Frank Plani, Dr. Elmin Steyn, A/Prof. Kenneth Mak, A/Prof. Marinis Pirpiris

12:00
Lunchtime Symposium: Advances in Intraoperative Hemostasis

Dr. Kate Martin

Dr. Kate Martin
12:00
Lunchtime Symposium: Strategies in Preventing Intraabdominal Adhesions

Dr. Michael Sugrue

Dr. Michael Sugrue
13:00
TEG / ROTEM – Uh What? Do I Need to Know This in the Emergency Department?

Dr. Jonathan Tan

Dr. Jonathan Tan
13:25
Fibrinogen Concentrates / Cryoprecipitate – Why Should I Bother in the Emergency Department?

Dr. Victor Ong

Dr. Victor Ong
13:50
Lactate Clearance and End Tidal CO2 Monitoring in Trauma Patients – Worthy of the Emergency Physician’s Efforts?

Dr. Somnath Chatterjee

Dr. Somnath Chatterjee
14:15
Q & A

13:00
The Impact of Pre-Existing Anti-Coagulation Medication on Acute Care Surgery

Lee Kin Yan

Lee Kin Yan
13:20
Management Strategies of Deranged Liver Enzymes in Acute Cholecystitis

Adj. Asst. Prof. Winston Woon

Adj. Asst. Prof. Winston Woon
13:40
Role of Pyloric Exclusion and Drainage Procedures in Duodenal Emergencies

A/Prof Kenneth Mak

A/Prof Kenneth Mak
14:00
Transfusion Related Acute Lung Injury - Can We Prevent It?

Dr. Elmin Steyn

Dr. Elmin Steyn
14:20
Q & A

13:00
A Critical Analysis of the Impact of Time Delay in the Outcomes of Patients with Gastrointestinal Tract Injuries in Blunt Abdominal Trauma

Dr. Koh Ye Xin

Dr. Koh Ye Xin
13:15
Progression and Outcome of Organ Failure amongst Blunt Polytrauma Patients Admitted to the Intensive Care Unit

Miss Malathi D/O Pannir Selvan

Miss Malathi D/O Pannir Selvan
13:20
Outcome of Adult Trauma Patients in Intensive Care With and Without Nosocomial Infection - Retrospective Cohort Study

Mr. Cheng Ming Wai

Mr. Cheng Ming Wai
13:45
Resource Use Intensity in a Mature, Integrated Canadian Trauma System: A Multicenter Cohort Study

Teegwendé Valérie Porgo

Teegwendé Valérie Porgo
14:00
New Insights into the Pathophysiological Background for Damage Control Surgery

Mr. Michel Paul Johan Teuben

Mr. Michel Paul Johan Teuben
14:15
Use Of Fixed Angle Volar Locking Plates In Corrective Distal Radius Osteotomy For Fracture Malunion : Clinical And Radiological Outcomes

Miss Sara Boutong

Miss Sara Boutong
13:00
Sharpen the Saw: How to Stay on the Cutting Edge of your Practice?

A/Prof. Wong Merng Koon

A/Prof. Wong Merng Koon
13:20
The Importance of Being Well-Informed: What Research Means to my Practice

A/Prof. Marinis Pirpiris

A/Prof. Marinis Pirpiris
13:40
Hands Off or Handshake? Orthopaedics is No Longer Relevant to Hand Surgery Training
Proposition: Dr. Lai Jen Ming & Dr. Kang Yong Chiang (Hand Surgery) Opposition: Dr. Sean Ho & Dr. Toon Dong Hao from (Orthopaedic Surgery)

14:10
Get a Leg Up! Understanding Amputations in Modern Trauma Practice

A/Prof. Marinis Pirpiris

A/Prof. Marinis Pirpiris
14:30
Tea Break

15:04

15:00
Trauma Resuscitation Should be Run by Emergency Physicians

15:30
Male Doctors Should Wear Bow Ties

16:00
All Work And No Play Makes Residents Better Specialists

16:30
Closing

15:22

09:00
Airway management in Trauma - Beyond Basics

Dr Zhang Jinbin

Dr Zhang Jinbin
09:25
Transfusion Stratgies in Head Injury

Dr. Chong Shang Yee

Dr. Chong Shang Yee
09:50
Coagulation Assessment in Trauma: The Whole Picture, When We Want It

Dr. Jonathan Tan

Dr. Jonathan Tan
10:15
Q & A

09:00
Management of Occult Pneumothorax - What's the Evidence?

Dr. Chong-Jeh Lo

Dr. Chong-Jeh Lo
09:20
Latest Strategies in Managing Penetrating Neck Trauma

Dr. Rizal Imran

Dr. Rizal Imran
09:40
Exsanguinating Pelvic Injuries-Updates on Management Strategies

Adj. Assoc. Prof. Appasamy Vijayan

Adj. Assoc. Prof. Appasamy Vijayan
10:00
Management Guidelines in Blunt Complex Pancreatico-Duodenal Injuries

Dr. Jeremy Ng

Dr. Jeremy Ng
10:20
Q & A

09:00
Are We Doing Enough? Insufficiency Fractures in the Elderly

Dr. Victor Seah

Dr. Victor Seah
09:20
A New Fix for an Old Problem: Surgical Principles in the Aging Bone

Dr. Hitendra Doshi

Dr. Hitendra Doshi
09:40
The Bionic Generation: Joint Replacements in Geriatric Trauma

A/Prof. Marinis Pirpiris

A/Prof. Marinis Pirpiris
10:00
New School Versus Old School: Residency Produces Better Orthopaedic Surgeons
Proposition: Dr. Remesh Kunnasegaran and Dr. Tan Sze Ern (Residents) Opposition: Asst. Prof. Danny Louange and Dr. Gowreeson Thevendran (Consultants)

10:30
Tea Break

16:03

11:00
Novel Oral Anticoagulants – Impact on the Bleeding Trauma Patient

A/Prof. Tham Kum Ying

A/Prof. Tham Kum Ying
11:25
Recreational Drugs and Alcohol Intoxication – Help From our Friendly Toxicologist

Dr. Phua Dong Haur

Dr. Phua Dong Haur
11:50
The Trauma Patient in Pain – Optimizing Pain Management in the Resuscitation Room

Dr. Tay Kwang Hui

Dr. Tay Kwang Hui
12:15
Q & A

11:00
The Role of Interval Appendectomy - A Myth or A Reality?

Dr. Kan Yuk Man

Dr. Kan Yuk Man
11:20
Surgical Management of Abdominal Compartment Syndrome

Dr. Michael Sugrue

Dr. Michael Sugrue
11:40
Complicated Diverticulitis: What Options Do I Have?

Dr. Koh Poh Koon

Dr. Koh Poh Koon
12:00
Diagnosis and Management of Acute Mesenteric Ischaemia

Dr. Lee Kin Yan

Dr. Lee Kin Yan
12:20
Q & A

11:00
Anaesthesia in a War Zone

Dr. Tan Wah Tze

Dr. Tan Wah Tze
11:25
Austere Trauma Surgery: The East Sabah experience

Dr. Rizal Imran

Dr. Rizal Imran
11:50
A Missionary Surgeon's Experience - Austere Medicine in Niger, Africa

Dr. Andrew Ng

Dr. Andrew Ng
12:15
Q & A

11:00
Clearing The Cervical Spine - Algorithm and Imaging

Dr. Ling Ji Min

Dr. Ling Ji Min
11:25
Pathophysiology and Management of Incomplete Spinal Cord Injuries

Dr. Lester Lee

Dr. Lester Lee
11:50
Classification of Thoracolumbar Spine Injuries: Evolution, Current Issues and Future Direction

Dr. Eddie Tan

Dr. Eddie Tan
12:15
Q & A

12:30
Lunch

17:11

13:30
Surgeon, Scientist, Saint - Deciding on Terminating the Trauma Resuscitation

Dr. Lei Wai Seng

Dr. Lei Wai Seng
13:50
Oops… We Missed it! - Missed Injuries in Trauma - Impact and Preventive Strategies

Dr. Kate Martin

Dr. Kate Martin
13:30
We have Lost it! - Maintaining Surgical Competency in the Era of Non-Operative Management in Trauma

Lt. Gen. Prof. Nopadol Wora-Urai

Lt. Gen. Prof. Nopadol Wora-Urai
14:30
"Eeny, meeny, miny, moe" - Where do I Start? Multi-Cavity Life-Threatening Haemorrhage in Trauma

Prof. Frank Plani

Prof. Frank Plani
14:50
Q & A

15:00
Closing & Prize Presentation

17:19

LOCATION

Venue

Tan Tock Seng Hospital Theatrette Level 1 11 Jalan Tan Tock Seng Annex 1, Level 4 Singapore 308433

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SPEAKERS

International Faculty

Speaker Lt. Gen. Prof. Nopadol Wora-Urai

Lt. Gen. Prof. Nopadol Wora-Urai

Thailand

Speaker Dr. Lei Wai Seng

Dr. Lei Wai Seng

Macau

Speaker Prof. Frank Plani

Prof. Frank Plani

South Africa

Speaker Dr. Kate Martin

Dr. Kate Martin

Las Vegas

Speaker Dr. Somnath Chatterjee

Dr. Somnath Chatterjee

India

Speaker Lee Kin Yan

Lee Kin Yan

Hong Kong

Speaker Miss Malathi D/O Pannir Selvan

Miss Malathi D/O Pannir Selvan

India

Speaker Mr. Michel Paul Johan Teuben

Mr. Michel Paul Johan Teuben

Switzerland

Speaker Miss Sara Boutong

Miss Sara Boutong

London

Speaker A/Prof. Marinis Pirpiris

A/Prof. Marinis Pirpiris

Australia

Speaker Dr. Rizal Imran

Dr. Rizal Imran

Malaysia

Speaker Dr. Lee Kin Yan

Dr. Lee Kin Yan

Hongkong

Speaker Dr. Lester Lee

Dr. Lester Lee

California

Local Faculty

Speaker Dr Amy Khor

Dr Amy Khor

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Lo Chong-Jeh

Dr. Lo Chong-Jeh

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Chiu Ming Terk

Dr. Chiu Ming Terk

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Wong Yulin

Dr. Wong Yulin

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Elmin Steyn

Dr. Elmin Steyn

Singapore

Speaker Peter George Manning

Peter George Manning

Singapore

Speaker A/Prof. Wong Merng Koon

A/Prof. Wong Merng Koon

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Chong Chee Keong

Dr. Chong Chee Keong

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Tang Kong Choong

Dr. Tang Kong Choong

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Wong Paul Wing-Yan

Dr. Wong Paul Wing-Yan

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Tan Hon Liang

Dr. Tan Hon Liang

Singapore

Speaker Dr. David Low

Dr. David Low

Speaker Dr. Nicole Keong

Dr. Nicole Keong

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Rao Jai Prashanth

Dr. Rao Jai Prashanth

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Michael Sugrue

Dr. Michael Sugrue

New York

Speaker Dr. Jonathan Tan

Dr. Jonathan Tan

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Victor Ong

Dr. Victor Ong

Singapore

Speaker Adj. Asst. Prof. Winston Woon

Adj. Asst. Prof. Winston Woon

Singapore

Speaker A/Prof Kenneth Mak

A/Prof Kenneth Mak

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Koh Ye Xin

Dr. Koh Ye Xin

Singapore

Speaker Mr. Cheng Ming Wai

Mr. Cheng Ming Wai

Singapore

Speaker Teegwendé Valérie Porgo

Teegwendé Valérie Porgo

Singapore

Speaker Dr Zhang Jinbin

Dr Zhang Jinbin

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Chong Shang Yee

Dr. Chong Shang Yee

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Chong-Jeh Lo

Dr. Chong-Jeh Lo

Singapore

Speaker Adj. Assoc. Prof. Appasamy Vijayan

Adj. Assoc. Prof. Appasamy Vijayan

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Jeremy Ng

Dr. Jeremy Ng

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Victor Seah

Dr. Victor Seah

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Hitendra Doshi

Dr. Hitendra Doshi

Singapore

Speaker A/Prof. Tham Kum Ying

A/Prof. Tham Kum Ying

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Phua Dong Haur

Dr. Phua Dong Haur

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Tay Kwang Hui

Dr. Tay Kwang Hui

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Kan Yuk Man

Dr. Kan Yuk Man

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Koh Poh Koon

Dr. Koh Poh Koon

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Tan Wah Tze

Dr. Tan Wah Tze

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Andrew Ng

Dr. Andrew Ng

Chinese

Speaker Dr. Ling Ji Min

Dr. Ling Ji Min

Singapore

Speaker Dr. Eddie Tan

Dr. Eddie Tan

Singapore

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