Kent, Surrey and Sussex Air Ambulance Trust invite you to an evening of lectures and discussion around care of older people following major trauma.
Tickets at https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/trauma-care-for-older-people-tickets-27228173199
Trauma Care for Older People
An evening symposium with Kent, Surrey & Sussex Air Ambulance Trust
Thursday Oct 6th, 6pm Cost: £25 includes dinner
Chair: Dr Duncan Bootland
18.00 Welcome Adrian Bell CEO
18.10 The changing face of major trauma Dr Tony Kehoe
18.50 Older people and trauma triage Dr Colin Dewar
19.10 A geriatrician’s perspective Dr Tom Hutchinson
20.15 Thoracic trauma in older people Mr Duncan Bew
20.45 Neurotrauma in older people Mr Mark Wilson
21.15 Panel Q &A
Tony Kehoe is a Consultant in Emergency Medicine at Plymouth Hospitals NHS Trust and Clinical Governance Lead for the Peninsula Trauma Network. He has previously worked with the Kent, Surrey & Sussex Air Ambulance Trust.
Colin Dewar is a Consultant in Emergency Medicine and the Lead Clinician for Trauma at Western Sussex Hospitals NHS Foundation Trust.
Tom Hutchinson is a Consultant in Elderly Care and the Deputy Chief of Safety for Medicine at Brighton & Sussex University Hospitals NHS Trust
Mark Wilson is a Consultant Neurosurgeon and Pre-Hospital Care Specialist working at both Imperial College (St Mary’s Major Trauma Centre) and on London’s Air Ambulance.
Duncan Bew is a Consultant Surgeon at King’s College Hospital NHS Foundation Trust, London and is Clinical Lead for trauma and emergency surgery at Kings College Hospital and the South East Kent and Medway (SELKAM) trauma network.
For further information, contact Emily McWhirteremilym@kssairambulance.org.uk